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Head Bartender

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Head Bartender

We invite you to become part of The Phoenicia Story

Work at The Phoenicia Malta

Why? Besides, being a historical 5-star gem, a cherished national treasure, and beloved local landmark, The Phoenicia Malta has been attracting stars, socialites and the crowned heads of Europe for over 60 years. All our guests and employees alike, are our very own ‘stars’, our pride and joy.

A career promise for the stars of the industry (past, present and future).

Our commitment to work is the fruit of a unique collaboration, and a truly professional philosophy. We are all about giving a beautiful part of ourselves in each aspect of our thriving hotel operations. We promise you, that it will be a seriously enriching growth experience. A career you will always be proud of. Discover more, today.

Personality & Role Profile

You are an energetic and charismatic person thriving to provide a superb level of service to all your guests. You will oversee the running of the bars, managing the team, serve customers and deal with administration tasks. You will create, prepare and mix drinks from our extensive drinks menu and help create enchanting moments that make our guests want to return to our bars.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities
  • Take full responsibility for the bar operation
  • Train, supervise and discipline bar team
  • Observe performance and encourage improvement
  • Inspect bar and floor areas before and after service
  • Monitor service and ensure that LQA standards are met at all times
  • Maximise employee’s productivity and satisfaction
  • Keep abreast with new mixology techniques and trends
  • Prepare and serve alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages and snacks.
  • Ensure highest standards of customer care at all time, providing a friendly, courteous and professional service
  • Have complete knowledge of the beverage list and food menus
  • Have full knowledge and understanding of the local regulations concerning the service of tobacco, wines and spirits
Desirable Experience, Qualifications, & Attributes
  • Previous experience in 5 stars environment in similar or higher position
  • Extensive knowledge of spirits, wines, cocktails, coffee, tea and other beverages.
  • Strong organizational and leadership skills, with the ability to perform well in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Excellent guest service skills.
  • Flexibility to work in shifts.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
Are you the one we are looking for?

Discover more about this exciting opportunity to join one of The Leading Hotels of the World. 

The Phoenicia Malta offers a safe haven to connect to people, and embrace inspiring stories. We have been delivering exceptional service to guests from all over the world. Our ultimate goal is to be the most amazing place to stay in the Mediterranean, while offering you the chance to be very much, an integral part of ‘the family’. Our hotel is a proud member of The Leading Hotels of the World. And we want you to be part of it.



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