Bar Assistant

with Alpine Elements

newspaper Catering
locationFrance, France
start dateSummer Season, May-September
salary Upon Application
accommodation includedAccommodation included
training providedTraining provided

We realise that our resort staff have been instrumental in the continued success of the company and we hand pick our staff not only for their experience but more importantly for their enthusiasm and outgoing and friendly nature to run our resorts and chalets. Subsequently we want our staff to be the best in order for us to continue to provide that ‘little bit extra’. If you feel you have what it takes and want to be part of a company that is committed to excellence then we are the company for you.

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typical day A Typical Day in the Job

To apply for this role you must:

 Have previous bar experience at supervisory level.

 Our hotel bars are single bar staff bars and extremely family focussed. You will be

responsible for providing a relaxed setting, warm ambience and a knowledgeable

bar service whilst working to and achieving your target GP.

 This is a great opportunity to manage your own bar as most of our hotel bars are

operated by one staff member. Previous experience at bar supervisory level is

essential along with a bubbly personality and a passion for the Alpine


Job Description:

Reporting to the Hotel Manager/Bar Supervisor you will provide a warm, welcoming

atmosphere for guests in our Hotels. You will assist with running the bar ensuring a high

level of customer service at all times in a friendly and comfortable atmosphere. You will

assist with advertising and upselling all bar products, events and special offers helping to

ensure that all sales targets are being met and exceeded. You will ensure that the bar is

always well stocked clean and welcoming.

Key Accountabilities & Responsibilities:

Customer Focus

 To provide guests with a personal holiday experience with the highest service and

cleanliness levels.


 To perform daily and weekly cleaning jobs to company standards

 Serving customers on the bar in an effective and friendly manner

 To ensure that appropriate clean uniform is worn at all times

 To ensure that all local information that maybe of relevance to customers is clearly

displayed and passed onto customers

 To actively upsell any additional extras or events that the Hotel may offer

Alpine Elements Ltd 2016

Key Relationships:

o Internal: Hotel Manager, Assistant Manager, Head Chef , Restaurant Supervisor,

Housekeeping Supervisor, Bar Supervisor

o External: Suppliers

ideal candidate Who are we looking for?

Each of the criteria below is rated as Essential (E), Highly Desirable (HD) or Desirable (D). We
place considerable emphasis on your Personal Qualities as the training and support we
provide can often strengthen any weaknesses that exist in other areas.
Personal Qualities
o Strong social/People skills/Cheerful/Outgoing (E)
o Highly Motivated (E)
o Passionate / Enthusiastic (E)
o Ability to work alone and as part of a team (E)
o Ability to cope under pressure (E)
o Willingness to work hard / long hours (E)
o Adaptable / Flexible Attitude (E)
Skills & Ability
o Customer Service (E)
o Communication Skills (E)
o Problem Solving and Complaint Handling (E)
o Sales Experience (HD)
o Planning Organisational Skills (E)
o Literate and Numerate (E)
o IT / Admin / Social Media (E)
o Spoken English to conversational level (E)
o Conversational French/German/Greek (D)
o Relevant Transferable work Experience (E)
o Secure Cash Handling Experience (HD)

our offer What we can offer you

At Alpine Elements we realise that hard work and commitment should be rewarded, so we will provide our seasonal staff with:
· A competitive salary,
· Transport to and from resort from a London departure point
· Accommodation, including utilities
· 2 Meals per day
· Branded uniform
· Access to use of sports equipment e.g. bikes, paddleboard.
· Lift Pass for hiking or biking on the mountain
· Emergency Medical Insurance
· Friends & Family discount whilst you are working your season
· Staff Concessions on our holidays for up to 13 months after you’ve completed your season
· Discounts on a range of sporting equipment provided by our suppliers e.g. Sun God sunglasses, Specialised - Mountain Bikes, Mystic – Sailing, Yachting, Windsurfing apparel and equipment, Snow Shop ski & casual clothing.


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