Bar & Service Manager

Bar & Service Manager


Northern Sands Hotel, Dunnet, Caithness

Beautifully refurbished hotel in the idyllic village of Dunnet, situated 4 miles from the mainland’s most northerly point Dunnet Head. We are a 12 bedroom country hotel on the NC500, which the media have called Scotland’s own Route 66. Situated next door to the mainland’s most northerly Gin Distillery, Dunnet Bay Distillers


Job Description

Exciting opportunity for a hospitality professional to further their career. As the Bar & Service Manager, you will ensure that all standards are maintained throughout the hotel to ensure guests have an excellent visit and report to the company manager.

Main Responsibilities:

Preparing purchase orders to ensure bars are stocked appropriately Varied shift rota covering breakfast, lunch & evening Service
Stock rotation Liaising with accommodation co-ordinator
Stock management Ensure that any complaints are minimised and are dealt with professionally
Silverware, glass & crockery organisation Liaising with Head Chef
Customer & team relations Checking in guests
Assisting with staff training Rota Collaboration
Carry out end of day processes Secure the building when required
Event preparation Menu administration


Daily/General Duties

Assist in the day to day running of the business.

To ensure all guests receive a truly warm “Highland” welcome and are treated to the upmost hospitality and care during their stay.

To ensure that any complaints are minimised and are dealt with professionally.


Desirable Qualifications & Experience

Previous experience in a similar role.

HNC/HND in Tourism or equivalent.


Key Attributes required:

Immaculate personal presentation Calm & flexible attitude
An ability to follow direction Problem solving mind
Decision making capability Desire to improve Tourism in Scotland
Strong attention to detail Excellent IT Skills


Terms and Conditions

Salary – £11.01 to £13.50 per hour experience dependant

35 hours per week including weekends & evenings (Longer Hours in summer/Shorter in winter)

Permanent Position


To apply email CV and covering letter to

For further information please contact: Caroline Hay – 01847 851200 with reference NS15000