Heads and Tales
December 29, 2023
1a Rutland Street, Edinburgh
Job Type
Heads and Tales


BAR MANAGER - Heads and Tales

£32,000pa ... plus Tips & Tronc.


Bar manager required for Heads and Tales in the West end of Edinburgh. The successful candidate will deliver excellence in service whilst slinging contemporary drinks in our late-night, speakeasy-style, underground gin bar.

They will inspire, support and motivate a small, drinks-focused team by leading by example in quality drinks delivery and engaging, guest focused service standards. They will be a high energy host who believes that having fun on shift is as important for the team as it is to our guests.

Part of this role will be overseeing the innovation, development and delivery of drinks lists in Heads & Tales, so the candidate should have creativity and development as core attributes. The candidate will also be able to display strong methods of stock management to deliver budgeted GP% for the business.

Skills required: teamwork, charm, honesty, creativity, friendly, being a real team player. A bit of banter gets you a long way!

Here’s the deets:

  • Competitive salary, plus tronc & tips (no quibbling, 100% goes to the staff!)
  • 45 hours per week
  • Extra benefits: Paid breaks, staff discount ranging from 25% to 50%; 25% Cold Town Beer discount (that’s ours!), 25% Edinburgh’s Flavour online discount, assisted travel home, free food on shift, flexible working, monetary rewards available weekly, annual staff party, an extra days holiday for your birthday, plus extra annual leave days are awarded at 3/5 and 10 year service intervals, and if that’s not enough we offer a generous scheme for referring friends for jobs (up to £1000!)
  • We believe in developing our teams: there’s the opportunity for development across the whole spectrum of hospitality in Signature.

We look after our team and provide access to our 24/7 Employee Assistance Program. Signature Group believes in promoting a healthy work / life balance.

How to apply

If this sounds like something you want to be a part of, apply today by sending in your CV along with a cover letter telling us why you think you would be a great fit for the role.

All candidates must have the right to unrestricted employment in the UK and hold a valid National Insurance Number and UK bank account to be considered for this role.

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