Sales and Reservations Agent

The Lucky Onion are now searching for a talented Sales and Reservations Agent to join our friendly and efficient reservations team.

Our ideal candidates will have outstanding interpersonal skills and a passion for delivering exceptional guest service. You will thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic environment whilst retaining a sense of calm under pressure. With a natural ability to build rapport and an excellent telephone manner, you will be confident taking reservations, liaising with departments and dealing with guest queries.

A positive outlook, a good eye for detail and a great head for figures is a must for this role. You will be organised and efficient with a sense of fun and professionalism in equal measure.

Previous experience working in a busy sales or customer service role and a desire to progress your career in the industry would be a massive plus. Flexibility to work daytimes, evenings and weekends is also a requirement.

To apply for this flexible, hourly paid role please send your CV detailing your skills and experience to jobs@theluckyonion.com
Our generous staff benefits include:
• Hourly pay
• Excellent career opportunities within a growing and dynamic company
• Great company incentives and rewards
• Employee discounts on our products and in our restaurants and hotels
• Professional development opportunities with industry leaders

Guest Assistant

The Lucky Onion are now searching for a talented individual to join our highly regarded Front of House team as Guest Service Assistant at our Boutique Hotel, No.38 The Park in Cheltenham.

Our ideal candidate will have outstanding communication skills and a passion for providing exceptional service and a warm welcome to our guests. With the ability to multi-task, you will be dedicated, organised and efficient with a positive outlook and a sense of fun and professionalism in equal measure. Attention to detail will be crucial to maintain consistency of service and to ensure guests always leave delighted by their visit.

With the opportunity to host exclusive hire events and The Lucky Onion Supper Club, the Guest Service Assistant role is varied. Day to day shift responsibilities include managing guest check-ins and check-outs, serving breakfast, taking guest reservations, liaising with departments and dealing with guest queries; ensuring that details are accurately recorded and telephone calls are handled in a friendly and efficient manner.

Previous experience working in a responsible front of house role and a desire to progress your career in the industry is a must.

This is a great opportunity for a self-motivated and ambitious individual to grow and broaden their front of house skills – working alongside a passionate and committed team.
To apply for this fantastic opportunity – please send your CV describing your skills and relevant experience.

Flexibility to work daytimes, evening shifts and weekends is a requirement.
Our generous staff benefits include:
• A competitive salary (commensurate with experience)
• Excellent career opportunities within a growing and dynamic company
• Great company incentives and rewards
• Employee discounts on our products and in our restaurants and hotels
• Company Pension

Senior Chef de Partie

Are you a talented and ambitious chef who wants to be part of a talented and respected brigade at our award winning hotel, bar and restaurant, No 131, The Promenade? We are looking for a strong and experienced Senior Chef de Partie to join our team in the heart of Cheltenham.

Ideal candidates will have previous experience working as a Chef De Partie and will have a passion for high quality, seasonal foods and provenance; delivering exceptional, inspired dishes and menu selections. Experience working across many sections in a busy, creative and dynamic kitchen will be a massive plus as would a desire to grow, learn and progress your career within the industry.
This is a great opportunity for an ambitious individual who is looking to develop their supervisory skills, working with a passionate and committed team.

At The Lucky Onion we are proud of our reputation for offering exceptional training and development and giving opportunity to learn from our talented Head Chefs, local artisans, suppliers and leaders in the culinary field.

If you are interested in this full time role and would enjoy working with a friendly, fun and professional team who are passionate about good food and drink; we would be delighted to hear from you.
Please send us your CV and cover letter detailing your knowledge, skills and experience.

Our generous staff benefits include:
• A competitive salary (commensurate with experience)
• Excellent career opportunities within a growing and dynamic company
• Great company incentives and rewards
• Employee discounts on our products and in our restaurants and hotels
• Extensive training and development opportunities with industry leaders
• Generous holiday allowance (increasing with years of service)

Experienced Bar Manager

The Lucky Onion are now searching for a talented full time Bar Manager to inspire and coach our friendly team at our locally cherished boutique hotel and restaurant; The Wheatsheaf Inn in Northleach.

This managerial role requires a thorough understanding of bar management and the ability to motivate and manage a staff team. You will thrive in a busy and dynamic environment, retaining a sense of fun, calm and professionalism in equal measure.

With great attention to detail, the ability to multi task and the desire to give above and beyond expectation you will be a confident, self-motivated and approachable ensuring our guests have exceptional service and enjoy happy, memorable moments with us.

At The Lucky Onion we are proud of our reputation for offering exceptional training and development; providing opportunities to learn from industry leaders and suppliers. If you are interested in this full time role and would enjoy working with a dedicated and professional team who are genuinely passionate about good food and drink; we would be delighted to hear from you.

To apply for this role please send your CV outlining your experience
Our generous staff benefits include:
• Excellent career opportunities within a growing and dynamic company
• Great company incentives and rewards
• Employee discounts on our products and in our restaurants and hotels
• Extensive training and development opportunities with industry leaders

Restaurant Manager

The Lucky Onion are now searching for an experienced restaurant manager to join our highly regarded team at The Wheatsheaf in Northleach, our beautiful boutique hotel in the heart of the Cotswolds. We are looking for a real foodie, with a genuine passion for high quality, seasonal food and an ability to provide exceptional service and a friendly, welcoming environment for our guests, is a must for this role.

With the ability to multi-task, you will be organised and efficient with a keen eye for detail. You will be a skilled manager with knowledge and experience of running busy restaurants. Our ideal candidate will have at least two years previous Restaurant Manager experience in a similar setting, excellent communication skills, strong business acumen and a sense of fun and professionalism in equal measure.

At The Lucky Onion we are proud of our reputation for offering exceptional training and opportunities to grow professionally. If you are interested in this full time role and would enjoy working with a dedicated team who share your passion for great food and exceptional service; we would be delighted to hear from you.

To apply for this role please send us your CV and a cover letter detailing your knowledge, skills and experience.

Our generous staff benefits include:
• A competitive salary (commensurate with experience)
• Excellent career opportunities within a growing and dynamic company
• Great company incentives and rewards
• Employee discounts on our products and in our restaurants and hotels
• Professional development opportunities with industry leaders

Restaurant Supervisor

The Lucky Onion are now looking for a talented and knowledgeable Restaurant Supervisor to join our friendly team at The Chequers in Churchill; our flagship gastropub in the heart of the Cotswolds.

A genuine passion for great food and drink and an ability to provide exceptional service and a warm welcome to our guests is a must for these roles. With the ability to multi-task, you will be organised and efficient, with a keen eye for detail and a desire to give above and beyond expectation. Experience of busy and energetic bars or restaurants would be a massive plus, as would a desire to progress your career in the industry.

Our ideal candidates will be self-motivated, personable and approachable with a strong sense of fun and professionalism in equal measure. Previous experience as a supervisor or team leader would be preferred, or someone who has been in the industry who is looking for the next step up.

At The Lucky Onion we are proud of our reputation for offering exceptional training and development; providing opportunities to learn from industry leaders and suppliers. If you are interested in either of these full time roles and would enjoy working with a dedicated and professional team who are passionate about great food and drink; we would be delighted to hear from you.

Please indicate which role you are applying for and send us your CV and cover letter outlining your experience.
Our generous staff benefits include:
• Excellent career opportunities within a growing and dynamic company
• Great company incentives and rewards
• Employee discounts on our products and in our restaurants and hotels
• Extensive training and development opportunities with industry leaders

Bar Supervisor

The Lucky Onion are searching for an experienced Supervisor to to join our friendly Bar team at The Chequers in Churchill; our flagship gastro pub in the heart of the Cotswolds.

A real passion for wine, craft beers, cocktails and excellent service is a must for this role and experience of a busy bar along with a desire to learn, grow and progress your career in the industry would be a massive plus. With a great attention to detail, the ability to multi task and the desire to give above and beyond expectation you will be confident, self-motivated and approachable with a strong sense of fun and professionalism in equal measure. This would be a great opportunity for a an experienced bar tender to take the next step and progress, develop leadership and people management skills.

At The Lucky Onion we are proud of our reputation for offering exceptional training and development; providing opportunities to learn from industry leaders and suppliers. If you are interested in this full time role and would enjoy working with a dedicated and professional team who are genuinely passionate about good food and drink; we would be delighted to hear from you.

Please send us your CV and cover letter outlining your experience.
Our generous staff benefits include:
• Excellent career opportunities within a growing and dynamic company
• Great company incentives and rewards
• Employee discounts on our products and in our restaurants and hotels
• Access to a Drinks Academy Programme with World class training opportunities and WSET qualifications

Experienced Bar Manager

The Lucky Onion are now searching for a talented full time Bar Manager to inspire and coach our friendly team at our busy and very popular pub, The Chequers, Churchill.

This managerial role requires a thorough understanding of bar management and the ability to motivate and manage a staff team. You will thrive in a busy and dynamic environment, retaining a sense of fun, calm and professionalism in equal measure. Knowledge of craft beers, cocktails and wines, you will have had previous experience of a busy pub, cellar management and training and development of a team.

With great attention to detail, the ability to multi task and the desire to give above and beyond expectation you will be a confident, self-motivated and approachable ensuring our guests have exceptional service and enjoy happy, memorable moments with us.

At The Lucky Onion we are proud of our reputation for offering exceptional training and development; providing opportunities to learn from industry leaders and suppliers. If you are interested in this full time role and would enjoy working with a dedicated and professional team who are genuinely passionate about good food and drink; we would be delighted to hear from you.

To apply for this role please send your CV outlining your experience

Our generous staff benefits include:
• Competitive salary commensurate with experience
• Excellent career opportunities within a growing and dynamic company
• Great company incentives and rewards
• Employee discounts on our products and in our restaurants and hotels
• Extensive training and development opportunities with industry leaders

Experienced Bar Manager

The Lucky Onion are now searching for a talented full time Bar Manager to inspire and coach our friendly team at our busy, country pub, The Wild Duck, Ewen, just outside the historic town of Cirencester.

This managerial role requires a thorough understanding of bar management and the ability to motivate and manage a staff team. You will thrive in a busy and dynamic environment, retaining a sense of fun, calm and professionalism in equal measure. With a knowledge of craft beers, cocktails and wines, you will have had previous experience of a busy pub, cellar management and training and development of a team.

With great attention to detail, the ability to multi task and the desire to give above and beyond expectation you will be a confident, self-motivated and approachable ensuring our guests have exceptional service and enjoy happy, memorable moments with us.

At The Lucky Onion we are proud of our reputation for offering exceptional training and development; providing opportunities to learn from industry leaders and suppliers. If you are interested in this full time role and would enjoy working with a dedicated and professional team who are genuinely passionate about good food and drink; we would be delighted to hear from you.

To apply for this role please send your CV and covering letter outlining your experience.

Our generous staff benefits include:
• Competitive salary (commensurate with experience)
• Excellent career opportunities within a growing and dynamic company
• Great company incentives and rewards
• Employee discounts on our products and in our restaurants and hotels
• Extensive training and development opportunities with industry leaders

Junior Sous Chef

The Lucky Onion are searching for a talented and dynamic Junior Sous Chef to join our highly regarded kitchen team at our well known and award winning establishment; The Wheatsheaf Inn, Northleach.

Our ideal candidate will have a passion for quality, seasonal foods and provenance, delivering exceptional, inspired dishes and menu selections. With experience working as a Junior Sous Chef or in an equivalent role, you will have outstanding culinary skills, creative flair as well as exemplary attention to detail.

At The Lucky Onion we are proud of our reputation for offering exceptional training and development and giving opportunity to learn from our talented Head Chefs, local artisans, suppliers and leaders in the culinary field. This is a great opportunity for an ambitious, self-motivated chef seeking to grow their management skills; working in a dynamic and fast paced environment with a passionate and committed team; creating fine cuisine with fresh, seasonal ingredients.

The chosen applicant will have strong commercial awareness, a thorough understanding of kitchen management and a desire to progress their career within the industry. You will thrive under pressure; retaining a sense of calm, fun and professionalism in equal measure.

To apply for this opportunity please send your CV and a cover letter detailing your knowledge, skills and experience:

Our generous staff benefits include:
• A competitive salary (commensurate with experience)
• Excellent career opportunities within a growing and dynamic company
• Great company incentives and rewards
• Employee discounts on our products and in our restaurants and hotels
• Extensive training and development opportunities with industry leaders

Sommelier

The Lucky Onion are now searching for a talented Sommelier to join us at The Wheatsheaf Inn in Northleach; a fine boutique hotel located in the heart of The Cotswolds.

This role would suit an individual with an excellent knowledge of vintages, wine regions and vineyards. You will have commercial flair; creating inspirational and unique wine pairing experiences to delight our guests.

The chosen candidate will have the privilege of managing our impressive cellar of wines and working alongside the Bar Manager and team. This is a full time, skilled role and a great opportunity for an individual with a strong sense of ownership, great knowledge and a passion for exceptional service standards.

With previous industry related (wine service) experience in a 5* or similar environment and an internationally recognised formal wine qualification e.g. WSET Level 2; you will have exemplary attention to detail, commercial acumen and a keen understanding of market trends and our guests’ preferences.
This is a great opportunity for an ambitious individual seeking to develop their skills, working in a dynamic and fast paced environment with a passionate and committed team.

To apply for this opportunity to work with us please send your CV and covering letter detailing your experience, skill and ambition.

Our generous staff benefits include:
• A competitive salary (commensurate with experience)
• Excellent career opportunities within a growing and dynamic company
• Great company incentives and rewards
• Employee discounts on our products and in our restaurants and hotels
• Extensive training and development opportunities with industry leaders