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Lead Bartenders coordinate staff working in a bar. Resume samples for Lead Bartender showcase job duties such as maintaining inventories, ordering drinks and supplies, developing new recipes, solving customer complaints, managing cash drawers, and organizing special occasions such as parties and banquets. Based on our collection of example resumes for Lead Bartender, essential skills are leadership, knowledge of bar operations, customer service, supervisory abilities, stamina, attention to details, and basic computer skills. A high school diploma is usually sufficient for this role.

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1

Hostess/lead Bartender

Responsible for booking and organizing events; training employees on Micros POS system while creating the ultimate customer service. Effectively, maintained and grew customer base significantly, by way of promoting and using effective methods of marketing.

  • Planned and executed all events.
  • Trained Bar staff of 7.
  • Grew client bookings by 50% within the first 2 months.
  • Developed event schedules to delegate activities to employees, covering all events.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
2

Lead Bartender

  • Introduced a "Cocktail of the Month" promotion to our menu that was well received by customers and increased monthly sales
  • Trained 3 brand new bartenders on all aspects of the job from drink preparation and knowledge to building valuable customer relationships and upselling techniques
  • Reduced inventory losses by 10% by managing our beverage inventory with innovative beverage management software
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Business
3

Lead Bartender/ Supervisor

Managed overall operations which included, monitoring multicultural staff, supported in organizing schedules and workload for co-workers, and generating drink recipes for different concepts/restaurants.

  • Implemented effective training programs for barbacks, servers, and other bartenders in order to improve their performance skills needed for the job functions and optimized operational efficiency.
  • Provided exceptional services through guest approach and mystery shops adhering to company standards and maintaining high levels of guest satisfaction.
  • Ordered and maintained inventory of bar products, including alcohol, soft drinks and supplies to ensure high volume of daily and weekly sales.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
BA
Psychology
4

Lead Bartender

  • Managed bar and restaurant staff of 28 employees
  • Maintained and ordered inventory
  • Assisted with the bands and fulfilled riders
  • Implemented a tip out system for the bartenders and servers in order to maintain payroll accurately.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AA
Associate of Arts
5

Lead Bartender

  • Demonstrated leadership of a high volume hospitality team while engaging customers in a professional, enthusiastic manner.
  • Provided exceptional service by focusing direct attention on individual customers while maintaining general oversight of service area.
  • Responsible for nightly inventory management.
  • Facilitated the training of new hires.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
HS
Applications
BA
Accounting
6

Lead Bartender

A high volume, fast paced, casual restaurant offering California cuisine and Classic Pub food. Well known for house brewed draft beers, guest craft beers, fine wines, and exceptional spirits. Additionally, multiple televisions focused on fulfilling the requests of many sports enthusiasts are an extraordinary factor to excelling guest satisfaction.

  • Consistently educate current and new team members on spirits knowledge, as well as the history and execution of the redeveloping craft cocktail movement.
  • Maintain and provide accurate documentation of inventory, as well as documentation of popular items sold, in order to maintain and excel cost expectations while still providing items necessary in fulfilling guest requests.
  • Redevelopment of signature cocktails utilizing general specs while reducing cost, yet enhancing flavor profiles.
  • Implemented shift sidework and closing procedures to maintain consistency and set each teammate for success.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
7

Lead Bartender/assistant Manager

  • Resolved customer and vendor concerns increasing business performance and customer retention
  • Developed and managed staff to provide hospitable, professional service and adhere to established policies and business initiatives
  • Facilitated training opportunities, new hire orientation and required occupational certifications
  • Responsible for inventory management and event coordinating
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AS
Associate of Science
8

Lead Bartender

  • Working closely with Sommelier to create wine list, food pairing events.
  • Greet customers and determined their specific needs at the bar ensuring repeat business.
  • Develop cocktails for brand new cocktail menu.
  • Strong knowledge of the exact proportions and combinations to utilize in making beverages according to request from cocktail attendants and patrons.
  • Proficient in identifying unruly or intoxicated patrons and to solve the problem or seek help if required.
  • Maintain a database of lack of supplies based on a volume of business and covers ensuring timely replacements of product.
  • Maintain an accurate cash drawer of $8,000.00 or more per shift.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
MA
Information And Communication
9

Lead Bartender/trainer

  • Utilizing time management skills to perform various daily tasks while providing excellent customer service with little to no supervision.
  • Monitoring and keeping track multiple checks throughout the shift.
  • Multi-tasking, balancing customer service while creating a positive and welcoming atmosphere.
  • Training and orienting new employees.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Health Sciences
10

Lead Bartender

  • Offer excellent customer care and hospitality through demonstration of product knowledge, energetic presentation and serving skills, and delivering fast and accurate service in a high stress high-volume environment.
  • Responsible for handling and accounting for over 5,000 dollars in cash on average nightly business.
  • In charge of opening and closing duties of the establishment including taking inventory and ordering over 2,000 dollars in product for the following week, printing sales reports, and resetting financials from the previous shift.
  • Increased per-ticket sales and personal sales goals through interpersonal and print marketing, branding of the business, personal promotion and various networking events.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Mass Communications

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