Bar Manager and Hostess for The Attic, Southampton, Hampshire, UK

Bar Manager and Hostess required immediately for The Attic, Totton, Southampton, Hampshire, UK

Southampton Comedy Club, The AtticAbout The Attic: Bar Manager and Hostess for The Attic, Southampton, Hampshire, UK. The Attic is a renowned Comedy Club and Live Music Venue in the heart of Totton, Southampton.

We are dedicated to providing our guests with an unforgettable entertainment experience, featuring top-tier comedians and live music acts. We take pride in offering a unique blend of laughter, music, and exceptional service, all under one roof.

Job Description: We are seeking a dynamic and experienced Bar Manager and Hostess to lead our bar operations and ensure a warm, welcoming, and engaging atmosphere for our patrons. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing the bar, overseeing the front-of-house team, and contributing to the overall success of The Attic.


  • Bar Management:
    • Supervise and lead a team of bartenders and bar staff.
    • Manage inventory, ordering, and stock control.
    • Ensure compliance with all licensing and safety regulations.
    • Create and maintain a cocktail and drinks menu in line with customer preferences.
    • Handle customer inquiries, and complaints, and resolve any issues promptly.


  • Front-of-House:
    • Greet and host guests, creating a friendly and welcoming atmosphere.
    • Coordinate reservations and seating arrangements.
    • Ensure smooth and efficient operation of the front-of-house.
    • Train and motivate staff to provide exceptional customer service.


  • Event Management:
    • Work closely with event organizers to coordinate and execute seamless events.
    • Oversee the setup, serving, and breakdown of bars during events.
    • Monitor event schedules and ensure they run according to plan.


  • Financial Management:
    • Monitor and control costs, including labor and expenses.
    • Develop strategies to increase revenue and profitability.


  • Proven experience in bar management and front-of-house operations, preferably in a similar entertainment or hospitality setting.
  • Exceptional leadership and communication skills.
  • Strong knowledge of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages.
  • Ability to work under pressure and handle high-demand situations.
  • Excellent problem-solving and organizational abilities.
  • A passion for providing outstanding customer service.
  • Willingness to work evenings, weekends, and holidays.


  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience.
  • Opportunity to work in a prestigious and exciting entertainment venue.
  • A dynamic and creative work environment.
  • Career development and growth opportunities.

If you are a dedicated and passionate professional with a flair for hospitality, and if you’re ready to take The Attic’s bar and hostessing experience to the next level, we want to hear from you!

How to Apply: Please send your resume and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and why you’re the ideal candidate for this position to We look forward to welcoming you to The Attic family and making memorable experiences together.

Job Category: Bar Manager
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Hampshire Southampton Totton UK

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