The Everleigh is now recruiting for the role of Venue Manager. We are looking for a hands on leader, adequately qualified to nurture, discipline and drive an aspirational and growing team.
The Everleigh is an intimate cocktail bar, inspired by the Golden Era fine drinking. Home to Melbourne regulars and internationals alike, the expert team deliver warm, intuitive service alongside world class drinks.
Since launching in 2011, The Everleigh has grown from strength to strength with recognition across Australia and around the world. Most recent accolades include Australian Bartender Cocktail Bar of the Year, 2018 and Best Victorian Bar of the Year, 2019. Michael Madrusan was also named #1 Most Influential Person, 2019 by Australian Bartender and Made in the Shade Group were awarded Operator of the Year, 2019.
The successful applicant will be an all round hospitality professional. A minimum 5 years in the industry with 2 years at management level in a similar style venue is required for this role. The ideal candidate will have a solid understanding of, and appreciation for cocktails and spirits, and above all, a passion for service.
They will be confident, organised, and demonstrate a love of people, with excellent communication skills. They will also be experienced in all facets of venue operations including menu costing, stock control and labour management.
The Venue Manager will report to and work closely with the Group Operations Manager in weekly meetings, quarterly appraisals and bi-annual strategy sessions. The role will be further supported by the Group Trainer, the entire Made in the Shade Senior Leadership team, as well as additional internal and external resources such as HR, business mentors and PR to assist in growth and success both personally and for the venue.
The new Venue Manager will benefit from on the job training in all areas, an attractive salary package with a clear incentive scheme and multiple staff benefits across the Made in the Shade group venues.
We believe in the importance of work life balance and value the need for a positive company culture to support this. We have high expectations of ourselves and each other. If you want to thrive in your job and want further career development opportunities within a growing dynamic group, this is the right move for you.
Please email your resume and cover letter to careers@madeintheshadegroup.