1. Full-Time
  2. Permanent
  4. Food & Beverage


Sofitel London St James Hotel, London, United Kingdom



Bartender at the St James Bar


Luxury & Lifestyle

Company Description

At Sofitel London St James, we redefine luxury by treating a stay as more than just a temporary pause—it's an opportunity for guests to fall in love with a unique blend of refined luxury and playful indulgence. Our commitment to excellence transcends the ordinary, and we invite you to join a team that specialises in transforming stays into enchanting tales. We take immense pride in creating a playfully elegant and meaningful experience for both our guests and ourselves. Our commitment to fostering a workplace culture that values diversity, encourages professional growth, and recognises individual contributions ensures that each team member feels appreciated and empowered in their role. Apply now to embark on a career that transcends expectations and celebrates the art of hospitality.


Job Description

Bartender at the St James Bar

As a key player in our team, you will contribute to the St James Bar's reputation as a premier destination for those seeking exceptional beverages and a warm, inviting atmosphere. If you are passionate about mixology, thrive in a dynamic environment, and are dedicated to creating memorable experiences, we invite you to apply.

As our new Bartender you will: 

Provide consistently memorable service to all our guests.

Show a curiosity and passion for mixology, flavours, and ingredients.

Bring your sparkling, upbeat personality to our fantastic bar, building quick rapport with our diverse clientele.

Take responsibility for maintaining efficient operation and high quality service for the St James Bar and is important to maintain product knowledge of all drinks, snack and wine lists in order to advise and make recommendations to guests.

Elevate your bartending career at the St James Bar!


• Must be able to communicate fluently in English with guests and co-workers.
• Relevant work experience in a bar/restaurant/lounge environment is required, including vast work experience as a bartender.
• Must have a strong product knowledge in spirits, beers and cocktails.

• You must be legally entitled to work in the UK (sponsorship is not available for this position)

• Applicants must be 21 years of age or over.

Additional Information

Discover a world of unparalleled perks tailored just for you:

  • Competitive Salary, Service Charge and a Loyalty bonus of £1.300 per year.
  • Employee Benefit Card – Discounted rates at Accor properties worldwide.
  • Free Stays in the UK or Ireland (4 nights/year) – Create unforgettable memories with your loved ones.
  • Sofitel Experience – Enjoy a luxurious night at our hotel, complete with a delightful breakfast.
  • Complimentary Meals While on Duty.
  • Special Rates in F&B, Rooms & Spa – Treat yourself to luxury at unbeatable prices.
  • Be Part of the Largest Hospitality Group in Europe.
  • Exceptional Training and Development Opportunities through Apprenticeship Program.
  • Global Growth Opportunities.
  • Employee Assistance Program with 24/7 GP Access – Your well-being is our priority.
  • Make a Difference with Corporate Social Responsibility and be a part of positive change.
  • Social Events and Activities.

And that's just the beginning! Join us and let your professional journey be an unforgettable adventure!



Our commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:

We are an inclusive company and our ambition is to attract, recruit and promote diverse talent.

Why work for Accor?
We are far more than a worldwide leader. We welcome you as you are and you can find a job and brand that matches your personality. We support you to grow and learn every day, making sure that work brings purpose to your life, so that during your journey with us, you can continue to explore Accor’s limitless possibilities.
By joining Accor, every chapter of your story is yours to write and together we can imagine tomorrow's hospitality. Discover the life that awaits you at Accor, visit: https://careers.accor.com/

Diversity & Inclusion for Accor means welcoming each and everyone and respecting their differences by giving priority only to qualities and skills in extending employment and development opportunities. Our ambition is to provide meaningful employment, a warm and welcoming culture, excellent working conditions and to promote the development of all people, including those with disabilities.
When applying, do not hesitate to let us know of any specific needs you may have so that we can take them into consideration.


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