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bartender resume example with 16+ years of experience

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Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000, resumesample@example.com
Summary

Bartender with 16 years of hands-on experience using correct techniques and liquid measurements to expertly prepare alcoholic drinks. Creative and artistic team player with updated knowledge of menu items. Dedicated to providing positive customer experience to build loyal customer base. Well-rounded Bartender committed to providing guests with genuine hospitality and delivering exceptional services in bar area. Talented and skilled multitasker comfortable juggling competing priorities. Hospitable committed to maximizing customer satisfaction and beverage sales. Expertise in housekeeping and bar maintenance. Efficiently direct bar team member works to maximize efficiency and profitability. Talented trainer and mentor with over 12 years of related experience. Clear and direct communicator with customer service and sales expertise. Dedicated Bartender Shift Manager overseeing front of house operations. Devoted to food quality, recipe adherence and consistency with strong grasp of health and sanitation requirements. Successful at modeling standards of service to support quality staff execution. Efficiently direct bar team member works to maximize efficiency and profitability. Talented trainer and mentor with over 12 years of related experience. Clear and direct communicator with customer service and sales expertise. Reliable Manager demonstrating high level of ownership and initiative. Possessing exceptional work ethic and desire to go above and beyond to exceed company expectations. Offering knack for building productive working relationships. Successful in fast-paced, deadline-driven environments to manage goals and team development. History of thriving in team-oriented environments. Forward-thinking Manager with comprehensive experience implementing new processes and managing and planning innovations. Bringing outstanding problem-solving and abilities paired with in-depth knowledge of policies and procedures. Polished in evaluating employee performance and overseeing key projects. Adaptable Manager offers 12 years of experience coordinating operations to achieve organizational goals. Communicative team leader with expertise in strategic planning and inventory management. Committed to driving improvements through innovation and leadership. Adaptable Manager offers 12 years of experience coordinating operations to achieve organizational goals. Communicative team leader with expertise in strategic planning and inventory management. Committed to driving improvements through innovation and leadership.

Skills
  • Cost controls
  • Pricing knowledge
  • Sales experience
  • Procurement procedures
  • Anticipating guest needs
  • Alcohol ordering
  • Suggestive selling
  • Safe serving knowledge
  • Outstanding customer service
  • Maintaining glassware stock
  • Extensive spirits knowledge
  • Learning assessments
  • Critical thinking
  • Conflict resolution
  • Leadership
  • Organizational skills
  • Measurement accuracy
  • Knowledge of spirits
  • Accommodating diverse clientele
  • Garnish preparation
  • Reconciling cash drawers
  • Sanitation
  • Schedule management
  • Procedural improvements
  • Issue and conflict resolution
  • Brand management
Experience
04/2021 to Current Bartender Clubcorp Club Operations, Inc. | Aurora, CO,
  • Recommended food and drinks to patrons based on preference, pairings and special promotions.
  • Managed bar area, including cocktail design and menu, inventory, regulation compliance and customer relationships.
  • Balanced daily registers and generated sales reports for management.
  • Operated cash register and Point of Sale (POS) system for transactions and made proper change for cash transactions.
  • Managed bar area, cocktail design and menu and handled inventory, regulation compliance and customer relationships.
  • Upsold customers from shelf to premium brands to help boost sales.
04/2009 to Current Buyer Cantel Medical | Cleveland, OH,
  • Oversaw purchasing department by supervising staff and training new employees.
  • Recommended optimal suppliers after qualifying vendors and evaluating proposals.
  • Assessed changes and determined proper courses of action by collaborating with suppliers.
  • Researched competitors and sourced new vendors.
  • Liaised with accounting and vendors to minimize and clear up invoice discrepancies.
  • Negotiated with selected suppliers to obtain lowest unit cost.
  • Worked with suppliers to expedite open purchase orders and shipments in-transit.
  • Requested pricing quotes from suppliers to determine best source of supply.
  • Maintained supplier relationships to improve lead time, cost and quality.
  • Purchased the highest quality products for the lowest possible price.
05/2016 to 10/2019 Bartender Clubcorp Club Operations, Inc. | Chesapeake, VA,
  • Restocked beer and liquor on regular schedule and after special events to prepare for forecasted needs.
  • Collected food, wine and appetizer orders from patrons and promoted upsell items.
  • Maintained tight financial controls with highly accurate daily registers.
  • Confirmed customers' ages for alcohol service and discontinued service to intoxicated guests.
  • Promoted products to customers to enhance bill totals with high-profit items.
  • Stocked bar with beer, wine, liquor and related supplies, including straws, garnishes, ice, glassware and napkins.
  • Supported servers by preparing specialty drinks for patrons in all areas of establishment.
  • Worked with management to plan and implement special events to boost customer numbers and profits.
02/2011 to 08/2017 Bartender Clubcorp Club Operations, Inc. | Fayetteville, GA,
  • Operated cash register and Point of Sale (POS) system for transactions and made proper change for cash transactions.
  • Managed bar area, cocktail design and menu and handled inventory, regulation compliance and customer relationships.
  • Upsold customers from shelf to premium brands to help boost sales.
  • Balanced daily registers and generated sales reports for management.
  • Recommended food and drinks to patrons based on preference, pairings and special promotions.
  • Trained new bartenders on drink preparation and upselling techniques.
  • Completed regular bar inventories and daily requisition sheets.
  • Displayed and retained extensive knowledge of liquors, wines and entrees.
  • Introduced bar staff to precision pouring and waste reduction tactics to lower liquor costs.
10/2006 to 05/2010 Bartender Trainer and Lead Corporate Trainer Jonny Carenos. | City, STATE,
  • Maintained optimal inventory levels and kept food costs in line with budget limitations.
  • Trained new bartenders on drink preparation and upselling techniques.
  • Introduced bar staff to precision pouring and waste reduction tactics to lower liquor costs.
  • Evaluated students' performance and issued progress reports.
  • Applied variety of instructional resources to meet needs of students with varying backgrounds and learning styles.
  • Maintained knowledge of bar and menu options to prepare drinks and make food recommendations.
  • Explained goals and expectations required of trainees.
  • Developed skill-specific training programs to promote employee development.
  • Developed complete training programs and led training using expert learning techniques.
Education and Training
Expected in 05/2013 to to Bachelor of Arts | Business Administration And Marketing CSUSM, , GPA:
Expected in 05/2008 to to GED | Palomar College, San Marcos, CA GPA:

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School Attended

  • CSUSM
  • Palomar College

Job Titles Held:

  • Bartender
  • Buyer
  • Bartender
  • Bartender
  • Bartender Trainer and Lead Corporate Trainer

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Arts
  • GED

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