Assistant Bar Manager - Funky Winker Beans

Viaggio Hospitality Group - Vancouver, BC (23 days ago)

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Assistant Bar Manager Required

Widely known as Vancouver's low-lit, utilitarian bar in the Downtown Eastside we are currently looking for a Assistant Bar Manager to join the team. You would be joining a fun and hardworking team to help the General Manager in all duties related to running of the bar.

This is a perfect opportunity for someone with a solid bar and restaurant background to escalate their skills to a managerial role.


  • Manage and execute all aspects of the front of house and bar, including recruitment and selection, training, performance management, recognition and development
  • Responsible for the smooth running of the day to day operation
  • Bar management including but not limited to bar training, inventory control (ordering), cost control, labor, security, and cleanliness
  • Provide and uphold great service to guests - respond to guest concerns, complaints, and overall feedback
  • Foster a positive and fun environment
  • Prepare schedules and ensure that the bar is properly staffed for all shifts
  • Ensure operational and occupational health and safety standards are in place and adhered to each and every shift
  • Assumes role and responsibilities of the General Manager in their absence


  • Minimum of 2 – 3 years of progressive supervisory and/or management experience in a fast paced restaurant or bar
  • Knowledge of cocktails, beers & wine
  • Leadership skills – able to direct, coach, and supervise a team
  • “Serving It Right” Certificate, Certified in Food Handling and Food Safe 1
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, both written and oral
  • A positive and team-oriented attitude
  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision
  • Must be able to work flexible hours during, evening, weekends and holidays
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment

This position offers a competitive salary alongside bonuses, medical and dental, and the opportunity to work as part of a large and growing group.

We thank all applicants but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Candidates must be authorized to work in Canada.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Bartending: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Assistant Management: 3 years (Preferred)


  • Legally authorized to work in Canada (Preferred)