Organisation: Diageo

Location: Tranent

Additional Job Description

Glenkinchie Visitors Centre

Permanent – Full-time

Closing date: 17th September 2023

About Us

Diageo is the world’s leading premium drinks company with an outstanding collection of brands, such as Johnnie Walker, Smirnoff, Baileys, Captain Morgan, Tanqueray and Guinness. Our purpose – Celebrating life, every day, everywhere has a meaningful role in our company, for our people, our diversity, our brands, in how we perform and how we build shared value

This is a chance to be involved in a daring and truly one-of-a-kind team where our aim is to build remarkable and unforgettable experiences across each and every one of our venues across Scotland. Johnnie Walker Princes Street will take visitors on an immersive, multi-sensory journey through the flavours of Scotland, sharing our love for Scotch with a new generation of whisky drinkers. Visitors will lose themselves in the journey whisky-making in our experiences and make purchases from our fantastic retail offerings. We want our guests to embrace every minute with us and feel the same way we do about our heritage. Being part of Diageo means being a torchbearer for our brands and making them even better for the next generation. It’s a career-defining responsibility. If you have a genuine passion for our craft, our character and our products, help us continue the story and build a phenomenal career in the process.

We offer fantastic benefits for joining our bar team. Not only would you receive a competitive salary, but you will be entitled to gratuity, private medical, company shares, great pension programme, discount off hundreds of retailers, gym discounts and much more!

Feel inspired? Then this may be the opportunity for you.

About the Role

As a Bartender you will be passionate about drinks culture and be one of the best mixologists in the business. There will be strong collaboration with Diageo Brand Ambassadors as well as being a great teammate.

You’ll provide an outstanding customer experience by engaging and exciting our visitors with your skill, knowledge and personality, implementing innovation around our overall portfolio with a focus on our brands. Ensuring that every visitor has an unforgettable experience, you will work with a customer first attitude and build specific experiences and drinks tailoring service to meet the needs of the customer.

You will generate advocacy for the brand, by delivering incredible guest experiences in a high-end service environment being able to surprise them with your mixology and skills behind the bar as well as supporting the team with smooth operations.

You will be innovative, creative and want to set trends within the drinks space.

About You

To be successful, you’ll bring creativity and have top bartending experience and an extensive knowledge of spirits, particularly whisky, and cocktails. Working with visitors, staff you’ll have strong interpersonal and communication skills and be passionate about crafting an unforgettable experience for everyone who visits our Visitor Centre.

You’ll have experience crafting innovative cocktail menus in accordance with customer trends, in order to be a true brand ambassador for Diageo and crafting unforgettable experience for our customers.

You will be a great teammate as you will collaboratively work with the operations, retail, experience teams along with our Brand Ambassadors. This will involve strong interpersonal and communication skills to ensure that through teamwork our customers experience unforgettable experiences.

In return, not only do we offer a great reward & benefits package, we’ll also provide you with excellent training and career development opportunities, setting you up for a fantastic career at Diageo.

Celebrating our inclusive and diverse culture is core to Diageo’s purpose of “celebrating life every day everywhere”. This purpose is, in itself, inclusive in nature, as it values everybody irrespective of background, disability, religion, gender identity, sexuality or ethnicity.

We know that for our business to thrive and for Diageo to realize its ambition, we depend on having diverse talent with a range of backgrounds, skills and capabilities in each of the 180 countries in which we operate and to reflect our broad consumer base. We view diversity as one of the key enablers that helps our business to grow and our values, purpose and standards set the conditions for us to respect the outstanding contribution each person brings.

Flexibility is key to success in our business and many of our staff work flexibly in many different ways, including part-time, compressed hours, flexible location. Please talk to us about what flexibility means to you and don’t let anything stop you from applying.

Create a future worth celebrating with us!

Application Deadline: Sunday 17/09/2023