Beverage Manager

Beverage Manager Opportunity with growing and dynamic company
The Lucky Onion is a dynamic and exciting family of hotels, inns and restaurants, in The Cotswolds, England. Our portfolio is broad and growing, each with a passion for excellence and outstanding guest experiences.

We are currently looking for an experienced and exceptionally talented Beverage Manager to join the team at our award winning establishment No.131 The Promenade in Cheltenham, an eleven bedroom hotel with a thriving restaurant and a renowned bar, Crazy Eights

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

•Oversee all bars on a day to day basis, including barista, bar and wine service standards and cocktail menus.
•Accountable for ensuring sales targets are met and departmental budgets are adhered
•Maintain all beverage and bar stock
•Actively follow market trends and identify opportunities to ensure the beverage offering is marketable and on-trend
•Continuously identifying the training and development needs of the team to maintain an exceptional level of beverage knowledge service
•Extremely high level of attention to detail and an innate ability to multi task to
•Driven to deliver exceptional guest experiences.
•Qualifications in WSET Level 2 desirable.

Previous experience in a Bar/Beverage Manager position essential.
We reward loyalty, offer competitive rates of pay and benefits.
If you are keen to join our family please click apply, sending up to date CV and a cover letter detailing your skills and experience.

Head Waiter

Head Waiter – The Lucky Onion

The Lucky Onion are now searching for an experienced Head Waiter to work alongside our talented Front of House team at our town sites. 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 this busy role.

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. This supervisory role requires energy, passion and enthusiasm 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.

Experience of busy and energetic restaurants would be a massive plus, as would a desire to progress your career in the industry.

Our ideal candidate will be self-motivated, personable and approachable with a strong sense of fun and professionalism in equal measure.

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

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

Kitchen Porter

Kitchen Porter – No. 131 The Promenade, Cheltenham

We are looking for a reliable and committed Kitchen Porter to join us at No. 131 the Promenade. No previous experience is necessary but a desire to work in a busy, creative, dynamic kitchen is important.

If you are interested in working with an award winning company and a friendly, fun and professional team who are passionate about good food and drink; we would be delighted to hear from you and look forward to receiving your CV, detailing your skills and experience.

Due to the nature of this variable hours role flexibility will be important.

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
•Excellent training opportunities with industry leaders
•Company Pension Scheme

Bartender

We are searching for experienced bartenders to join our talented bar team at No.131 and Crazy Eights. A real passion for cocktails, craft beers and service is a must, as is a sense of fun, showmanship, and professionalism.

You will demonstrate creativity and confidence, and be passionate about ensuring our guests receive service thoughtful and individual service with clever and unexpected touches. You will always give above and beyond expectation, working to give guests a memorable experience.

Experience working in busy bars and making quality cocktails would be a massive plus, as would a desire to progress your career in the industry.

If you are inspired to work for The Lucky Onion and love all that we stand for we would be delighted to hear from you. To apply for this role 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
•Professional development opportunities with industry leaders

Chef de Partie

We are searching for a talented Chef De Partie to join our highly regarded kitchen team at No. 131 The Promenade in the heart of Cheltenham. Ideal candidates will have previous experience working as a Chef De Partie and a passion for high quality, seasonal foods and provenance; delivering exceptional, inspired dishes and menu selections. Experience working across all sections in a busy and creative kitchen is essential as is the interest in developing supervisory skills.
If you are interested in this role and would enjoy working with a friendly, fun and professional team who are passionate about good food; we would be delighted to hear from you. Please send your CV detailing your knowledge, skills and experience and why you would like to work with the Lucky Onion.

Night Porter

The Lucky Onion are currently looking for an experienced Night Porter to join the Front of House team at our award winning establishment No.131 The Promenade in Cheltenham.

Our ideal candidate will pride themselves on providing exceptional levels of service; ensuring that the quality of our guest experience is a consistently high standard day and night. This is a responsible role for a proactive and reliable individual who is able to work independently; taking reservations, managing reception, being attentive to guest needs and taking responsibility for the security and smooth running of the hotel throughout the night. With the ability to multi-task, you will be dedicated, organised and efficient with an excellent attention to detail, good administration skills and a strong sense of ownership. Being approachable and polite is a must for this guest facing role.  Previous experience working as a Night Porter or in a responsible front of house role will be a massive plus, as would a desire to progress your career in the industry.

If you are inspired to work for The Lucky Onion, love all that we stand for and are happy to work nights – we would be delighted to hear from you. To apply for this role please send your CV and a cover letter detailing your skills and experience.

Waiting Staff

We are looking for full time talented waiting staff to join our friendly front of house team at No. 131 The Promenade in Cheltenham. A genuine passion for great food and a desire to provide exceptional service and a warm welcome to our guests is a must for this role. Experience of busy and energetic restaurants is essential, as would a desire to progress your career in the industry.
Our ideal candidates will be self-motivated, personable and approachable with a sense of fun and professionalism in equal measure. 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 – treating every guest as a VIP.
If you are interested in this opportunity 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 send us your current CV detailing your skills and experience.

Receptionist

We are looking for a talented and approachable Receptionist to join our highly regarded front of house team at our award winning establishment 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.

This is a varied role which focuses on creating an exceptional guest journey; being the first contact with the guests as they begin their stay at 131, whether it is as a diner in our restaurant, a business meeting in one of our private rooms or as a resident in the hotel. The role will also involve taking guest reservations, liaising with departments and dealing with guest queries.

Previous experience working in a customer service role or similar hospitality role will be a massive plus, as would a desire to progress your career in the industry. Flexibility to work daytimes, evening shifts and weekends is essential.

To apply for this full time opportunity please send your CV and a cover letter, explaining why you would be suitable for this role.