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Z Bar Manager

Business Unit:  The Peninsula Chicago
Location:  Chicago

The Peninsula Chicago is seeking a Bar Manager who is highly organized to work with our F&B operations and create a memorable guest experience.


  • Work for a luxury Five-Star Five-Diamond property in the heart of Michigan Avenue, Chicago.
  • Grow within a diverse multi-outlet property.
  • Exceptional health benefits package and 401(k) with company match.


Key accountabilities


  • Responsible for all activities of the Bar, which include staff scheduling, delegation of job tasks, monitoring and supervision of service.
  • Possess management ability that ensures a successful and profitable handling of The Roof Top Bar.
  • Hire, train, mentor, motivate, supervise and discipline all department employees.
  • Initiate and maintain a friendly yet discreet and unobtrusive service in: greeting, seating and waiting on all guests.
  • Ensure consistency and correct service techniques for all meal periods to be followed by all staff members.
  • Understand all food and beverage items ordered, including ingredients, methods of preparation and proper service.
  • Have extensive expert knowledge of wines and all other beverages.
  • Keep updated with industry trends. To conduct bi-yearly comparative analysis.
  • Control the stock and ensure availability of all materials and supplies.
  • Control usage of all food and beverage items and appropriate usage of equipment, tools and service equipment.
  • This Job Description is not a comprehensive list of all job tasks but a guide, and tasks may be added or removed by your immediate supervisor according to changes that may occur in the working environment.


General requirements


  • Must have good knowledge of food and beverages
  • Minimum of 3-years management experience in an upscale bar environment
  • Must have excellent organizational and communication skills
  • Sociable, outspoken with impeccable grooming and excellent presentation


We are delighted to receive your resume for further consideration. To be considered for the position, you must have work authorization in the United States.




About The Peninsula Chicago

Set along the famed Magnificent Mile section of Michigan Avenue, The Peninsula Chicago offers spectacular views over Lake Michigan and the glittering city skyline. Proud of its tradition of Midwestern hospitality, the hotel is considered the top choice for everything from accommodation to celebrations and corporate events in the city.

Requisition ID:  28781

Nearest Major Market: Chicago