Bar Supervisor (Wine Jobs: Wine Retail & Sommelier)

Full Time


  Auckland Central, Auckland/Northland

We are Rydges Auckland, a beautiful 4.5 star 267 room hotel located in the heart of Auckland CBD  We are now looking for an energetic, creative individual to take up the full-time role of  Bar Supervisor/ Mixologist.

You will oversee our refurbished bar and rooftop terrace. This role also involves assisting the FB Manager in any Beverage offerings from restaurant dining to Conference beverage planning. A person who can create creative menus based on seasonality and understand the classics, A person who knows what the new trends are and can create an experience in his/her outlet, The ideal candidate is someone who has the ability to engage with our guests is second nature.

The Role and Your Skills

  • Can take control of all beverage aspects of the operations
  • Overlook all beverage offerings from A la carte and Conference 
  • Creative menu planning 
  • Create a training calendar to upskill his/her staff
  • Assist the Director of Food and Beverage to improve operational standards.
  • Develop initiatives to assist in continuously raising the team's expertise in all the Food & Beverage outlets, utilizing all your talents to train & mentor team members
  • Hands-on decision-making and problem-solving skills.
  • Experience in a Food & Beverage management role is a must.
  • A great understanding of New Zealand wines and service 
  • Proficient in high-end cocktail making and knowledge of high-end spirits and liqueurs 
  • Must have a sound knowledge of New Zealand's liquor licensing, laws and regulations.
  • Outstanding service & leadership skills
  • A passion to meet and exceed customers' expectations is highly desirable.
  • Flexibility to work shifts across the 7-day week including early mornings and late evenings.
  • Duties also include maintaining stock levels, stock takes, and costings.

Please ensure you meet the above criteria before applying and only applicants who are New Zealand Citizens, Permanent Residents, or who are legally entitled to work in New Zealand will be considered. Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

How To Apply

Please apply with your updated resume.

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