General Staff - The Cause

  • The Cause
  • 60 Dock Road, London, UK
  • Nov 23, 2022
Part time Bar Staff Stage Management Venue Management

Job Description

 

The Cause is an award winning, fully independent multi venue dance music institution. We are a vital part of London’s nightlife ecosystem and we pride ourself in supporting charitable causes and championing underground dance music. Our open-door policy welcomes everyone equally, regardless of musical tastes, gender, race, class, age, sexual persuasion or kinks.

Since the closure of our beloved venue in the heart of Tottenham back in January, we have worked round the clock to secure some exciting new opportunities to keep the crew together and find a new home.

We have finally found new locations across London, and in order to launch with a bang, we need to grow our family.

Thats where you come in… We are looking for general staff that would like to start a career inside club culture and have a hand in the running of a busy music venue. Our business revolves around drinks sales, so your role, like most of our roles at the company, will revolve around the day to day running of our high volume bars. We can also offer you a chance to learn and develop your skills in operations, artist liaison assistance, venue tech, site management and anything else that goes into running a busy club.

THE ROLE

You will work as a part of our flexible bar & front of house team, providing excellent customer service in an efficient manner. Our team members are able to work on the bar; pour and mixing drinks to a high standard as well as work on the floor in customer-facing roles on the door, running drinks and managing customer enquiries. Our staff are also responsible for the weekly construction and deconstruction of our event site, and assisting in the production of our events when necessary. We are looking for people that want to play a part in all aspects of running an influential venue, and build a career in club culture.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Experienced bar and floor staff who are able to work in a high pressure environment
  • Enthusiastic, sociable and highly motivated to take pride in everything you do
  • Assist with the setup and packdown of bars, stock and venue infrastructure for our events & venues
  • Keep the bar clean, restock and flag any low stock with the Bar Supervisor
  • Act to minimise and report wastage to the Bar Supervisor
  • Ensure you are fully up to date of the menus and products available, including any promotions
  • Ensure you are fully informed of the events taking place within the venue
  • Ensuring any customer service issues are escalated to the Bar Supervisor
  • Assist in the day to day operations of the venue, including site management and production, assistance with technical logistics and event management and artist liaison assistance.

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

Must Have

  • Passionate about the live music industry, hospitality and customer service
  • Experience working in high volume bars in a fast paced environment
  • Working knowledge of alcoholic beverages and non-alcoholic beverages
  • Experience using point-of-sale systems, in particular Goodtill
  • Sociable, confident, full of energy and take pride in everything you do
  • Available to work most weekends including public holidays and late night hours.

SALARY

  • £11.05 p/h
  • Shift Work

We are committed to promoting equal opportunities in employment. You and any job applicants will receive equal treatment regardless of age, disability, gender, reassignment, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.

WHAT HAPPENS NEXT?

We receive a lot of applications and it does take a while to process these therefore if you do not hear from us immediately it means that we are still in the review process so do not panic.

We aim to get back to everyone that applies for this position within one month of the closing date however, we cannot offer feedback on CV’s.

Shortlisted applicants will be asked to interview on site

Thanks for your interest in our space. We look forward to receiving your application.

Love,

The Cause :)

Job Type: Part-time with the potential to work 30-40 or more hour weeks during December and onwards.

Salary: £11.05 per hour

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