We are searching for a proactive and Bar Manager who would enjoy work in an exciting, fast-paced environment.

Responsibilities and duties

  • Take responsibility of the nightly running of the bars in Shelter;
  • Ensure constantly that the bar is well-stocked and operating smoothly;
  • Implement and maintain effective bar service procedures;
  • Train new staff on the in and outs of the club’s bar;
  • Ensure staff compliance with all the in-house rules and hygiene standards;
  • Report and liaise regularly with Club Manager and Floor Manager regarding departmental performance and ensure they are informed of any relevant information or issues;
  • Ensure breaks are organised in accordance with fluctuations in the volume of business;
  • Promote a positive attitude and team ethos, including ‘lead by example’, for the department, setting the pace and standards;
  • Praise and recognise good performance;
  • Effectively delegate responsibilities and maximize resources;

Qualifications, skills and requirements

  • Bar experience (essential);
  • One year minimum experience in similar role (essential);
  • Flexible schedule with full availability on nights and weekends, plus selected holidays and peak club season (essential);
  • Strong leadership skills (essential);
  • Dance music affinity and plenty of mileage in nightclubbing (essential);
  • High School Diploma or higher;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with a strong command of the English language ;
  • Team-player;
  • Pro-active in problem solving and work on own initiative to deal with problems;
  • Ability to diffuse tense situations and resolve conflicts;


The position is based in Amsterdam Noord. The position has variable working hours, with a minimum of four shifts per month (variable 10+ hours per shift).

There is a requirement of availability during festivals, holiday season (Christmas or New Year and Easter) and King’s Day/Night.


To apply, send your CV and motivation, explaining why you would be a great fit to