Magpie & Stump Banff Bar Manager

Banff Hospitality Collective

Banff, AB
Banff Hospitality Collective
Banff, AB
Banff, AB

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Extended health care
Flexible schedule

Full job description
We’re seeking a Bar Manager to join us at Magpie & Stump! Magpie & Stump guarantees a classic Banff experience complete with tacos, tequila and debauchery. This little piece of Mexico in the mountains serves up tacos, burritos, enchiladas and over 60 tequilas. In the summer months join us on 'El Patio' - our sun-drenched rooftop taco bar home to open air starlight fiestas , serving up margaritas and cervezas under the Banff sky. Want to know more? Check us out here:

Bar Manager

The Bar Manager contributes to the success of Banff Hospitality Collective by overseeing the operations of the bar and is responsible for managing inventory based on demand and cost targets. Maintaining stock, avoiding extra carrying costs, and ensuring the bar is run in a smooth manner with focused priority on safety, drink quality, hospitality, and leadership are the primary responsibilities of the position.

We Love Perks! This Position Includes:

Live, work & play in Banff National Park!
Flexible hours with great earning potential
Wicked staff discounts including 50% off food, bottles of wine & sake for yourself + a guest at all BHC venues
Fun staff events - Outdoor activities, PARK Cleanups, holiday parties, team socials + more
Opportunities for growth & advancement across 15 unique venues
Comprehensive extended health benefits plan for long-term team members
Work with a company that intentionally gets you outside as well as gives back to the community

What You’ll Do:

Oversee and manage all areas of the bar and use your discretion to create and uphold bar procedures and policies, ensuring alignment with company standards and legislation
Sharing your knowledge is a must! You'll be training and coaching bartenders, and building server product knowledge
Lead by example. Working alongside the bartenders, focusing on hospitality and positivity
Manage inventory volumes to business levels, and ensure ordering, receiving, storing, and processing invoices are completed in a timely manner
Creates, trains and maintains a drinks menu that is well-suited to the food menu, that evolves seasonally and with trends, ensures a good guest experience and maximizes sales
Enforce sanitary practices for food handling, general cleanliness, and maintenance of the bar area
Ensure compliance with operational standards, company policies, federal/provincial /local laws, and ordinances
Maintain professional restaurant image, including bar cleanliness, proper uniforms, and appearance standards
Like us, you’re proud to be a part of BHC and so you have a strong commitment to BHC brand and team culture

What You Have:

Passion and knowledge of mixology, and how to make traditional cocktails and create new ones
Connecting with people and building trusting relationships comes easy to you
Understanding of the importance of communication and workplace culture
Collaborative working style and team focus
Ability to work with people sensitively, tactfully, diplomatically, and professionally at all times
Excellent communications skills
Flexible schedule required
Strong work ethic and a positive team player
Supervisory or management experience is considered an asset
ProServe certification
Minimum of 1 year bartending experience

Banff Hospitality Collective is: Balkan Restaurant | Chuck's Steakhouse | High Rollers | Magpie & Stump | Park Distillery Restaurant & Bar | The Bear Street Tavern | The Bison Restaurant + Terrace | The Eddie Burger Bar | The Maple Leaf Grill and Lounge | Three Bears Brewery & Restaurant | Hello Sunshine | Lupo Italian | Bluebird Restaurant | Are you ready to join us at Banff’s most iconic and popular downtown restaurants?

Applicants must be legally eligible to work in Canada. We can provide Working Holiday candidates with proof of a valid job offer to apply for IEC Visas.

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Banff, Alberta's Tourism Employment Industry

Banff heavily relies on tourism, and many job opportunities are linked to the hospitality and service sectors. Hotels, restaurants, shops, and outdoor activity providers often hire seasonal staff, especially during peak tourist seasons.

Banff Alberta's Seasonal Employment

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The town is relatively small, and housing can be competitive. It's a good idea to secure accommodation before arriving, especially during peak seasons.

Canadian Work Permits

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