Passionate Waiter Waitress wanted for grill restaurant in Central London W1 Marylebone

Location
London (Greater), South East England
Posted
15 Nov 2017
Closes
14 Jan 2018
Sector
Restaurant
Contract Type
Permanent
We are looking for an enthusiastic and personable waiter / waitress to join the existing professional team. One commis waiting position also available. Lurra has received critical acclaim since its opening in 2015. We serve Basque inspired grill dishes prepared by a highly professional team of chefs, using the best quality ingredients.

Lurra is located in Marylebone, operating 7 days a week. The restaurant benefits from 70 seats as well as a private courtyard. The wine list focuses on indigenous European grapes with an emphasis on the Basque region of course. Much of the clientele is local with a large number of loyal regulars.

Below the requirements of the role are outlined. If you believe your skills and attributes suit this role, please send your CV and a covering letter explaining why.

Specific responsibilities of the role:
• Manage a section during service
• Make customers feel welcome
• Take orders and manage any food allergies or intolerances
• Get to know regular customers and provide great service so they keep returning
• Knowledge on wine a plus
• Maintain a good working relationship with the kitchen
• Attend twice daily staff meetings
• Work with the manager to organise the service

Personal attributes & experience. You will need to:
• Have relevant previous experience, preferably in a high volume environment
• Be energetic and have a positive outlook
• Have discipline and high standards
• Thrive under pressure and be highly flexible, as no two days are the same
• Have impeccable attention to detail
• Create a great atmosphere and making sure customers keep coming back
• Strive to provide the best customer experience
• Have a sense of ownership and accountability
• Be focused on ensuring successful delivery of the company standards

Wage: Paid hourly with a share of the service charge. All potential candidates will be required to attend a trial shift of 2 hours.

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