Head Bartender

Job description

Wir suchen Helden Vienna!

The Commons Vienna
 is opening first quarter of 2020 with a fresh & buzzing Vienna team.

Our bars will be unique concepts in the market and therefore we're looking for someone with a good mix of personality, professionalism and knowledge. 

                                                                         Hiring date: February 2020

What's the challenge?

You are so much more than a human bottle opener. You are the thread that keeps the social fabric of the hotel, and the neighbourhood community, intact. 

The bar is your home, the place where you entertain. You enjoy making people happy, whether it's with an amazing cocktail or just general world-class service. Let's be honest, you're probably a big reason someone will want to come back (and bring all their friends). 

Events is a massive part of the business throughout the day and night and we have many meeting and events spaces which are always in high demand.

What will you be doing?

You will be leading a team of bartenders with a passion for cocktails and all things alcohol. This role has great potential for growth in a company which is growing exponentially..

The role will include:

  • Lead the bar team by example working bar shifts and provide high levels of personalised service to guests.
  • Ensure all drinks are served to specification to maintain consistently high standards.
  • Ensure the effective and smooth running of the bar operations for all service periods 
  • Carry out all financial duties related to the bar including monthly stock takes and line checks when required.
  • Be responsible for ensuring all ordering for the bar including; beverages, dry stock, equipment and disposables.
  • Maintain the highest standards of cleanliness, hygiene and safety amongst the bar staff, ensuring all due diligence is filled out daily in alignment with HACCP standards. 
  • Training and mentoring of new staff as well as developing and stimulating existing staff members, through in-house and external training sessions.
  • Work closely with the events team to plan, organise, prep to ensure they run as smoothly as possible and provide high levels of service to the guests. 



  • HACCP certified
  • Minimum of 3 years experience as bartender
  • Proven skills as leader/manager in the bar
  • Cocktail knowledge
  • Preferably knows local market 

What do we offer you?

  • An amazing work place to come to every day where you will experience a great team environment with a fantastic vibe and lots of positive energy;
  • The opportunity to work at a dynamic, young, international organization. We are a real game changer in the hospitality industry!
  • TSH cares and gives you access to facilities including a great canteen, gym opportunities and regular cool events;
  • Ready, set, grow! You will get the chance to learn and grow in your role (with the potential for growth within and across the company) and collaborate with other talented people who challenge you everyday;
  • Besides all of the above you will get a market competitive salary.   

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We’d be thrilled if you would apply! You can do this by clicking the apply button beneath, answering a couple of questions and sending your CV/LinkedIn.