Position: Bars Manager

Reporting to: Initially to the Bars Manager, and in their absence to the Duty Manager / General Manager

Responsible for: Other Bar related contract and non contract bar department employees in the absence of the Bars Manager

Main Purpose of Job:


Under the directions of the Bars Manager to ensure the smooth running on a day to day basis of bar operations, staff employment and stock control
To help control operations of bars on show nights


Monitoring bars on show nights and ensuring they are clean
Estimating demand and ordering all bar supplies including beer (draught and bottled), cellar gas, spirits and wines, plastic glasses and other secondary bar goods
Receiving bar deliveries and the distribution of beer cases and bar goods within the venue. Stocking bars with spirits, beers and glasses
Completing purchase order forms for goods received
Aiding with stock-takes when required
Keeping constant cellars
Changing barrels, gas bottles and post-mix on show nights
Ensure cellars, coolers and post-mix is maintained
Cleaning of all beer lines within the venue
Preparing and opening bars and ensuring the smooth running of bars during the show
Ensuring all voids and wastage are recorded
Aiding with staffing and staff liaison
When required cashing up tills, counting take and preparing floats and ensuring all bars have a good supply of change
Cellar maintenance and bar security
Other reasonable duties as and when required

If you are interested in applying for the role please send a CV and a cover letter stating why you want the position.

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About MAMA

MAMA owns and operates some of the best-known live music venues and festivals in the United Kingdom and internationally. Our approach to live music is to offer an integrated model, which means that we manage and promote artists, engage with brands wishing to reach our customer base, handle ticketing, production and bar operations in house whilst operating a creative department that ties the live experience together in a way that is credible to artist and fans alike.

Through our network of businesses we create, source, manage and distribute music and entertainment content through our venues, festivals, tech platforms and publications. This makes MAMA the perfect partner for any artist wishing to build and develop their audience and the perfect choice for any customer wishing to experience a wide variety of music and entertainment and to engage with their favourite artists, venues and festivals.

Our business is comprised of our live music operations and a number of support businesses that enable us to drive content through our infrastructure on venues and festivals.