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Alchemist Cocktail Development Jedi

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Company: The alchemist
Location: Manchester United Kingdom
Contract: Full time

Alchemist Cocktail Development Jedi

Primary focus of the role is through development of the cocktail menu and drinks specials in collaboration with Head of Bars, The Alchemist Bar Tenders, The Brand Team and brand partners.

Overall aim of the role is to increase guest retention through offer and quality of experience and therefore increase bar sales.

3 days a week the individual should be self-motivated and focused on research into industry techniques, to include industry research, weekly visit to a competitor's venue or industry site with a report produced and measurable results.

Working 2 days a week in a venue alongside our talented Alchemist Bartenders developing and supporting techniques and service style and maintaining clear understanding of venue reality and challenges.

Menu choices should be made based on a balance of creativity, efficiency, cost effectiveness as well as wow and quality of product. The relationship between quality of product and cost of product should be at the forefront of this individual's work.

External brand relationships are important and they should work for The Alchemist & the supplier, their ultimate goal being the growth of the business through relationships.

These should be considered and on brand, compromise on both sides is important and the individual should always remember that we don’t sell something if there’s no why in a drink.

Inspiration should not always be taken from industry competition, as original inspiration is far more likely to be taken from unlikely sources in the arts, sciences, nature and from the most unexpected of places.

• Using science, research, learning and relationships to continue to grow a world class menu for the Alchemist bar.
• Developing smoke and mirrors at speed.
• Increase bar sales by 2.5% YOY.

Everyday job to involve:
Weekly 2 shifts on the bar around the weekend. Self managing, going where the work is.

Mondays or Tuesdays and Sundays off. 1 day a week looking for external inspiration from the industry or other sources. To be reported weekly. 2 days a week working in office or bar environment on cocktail development.

Will have an understanding of the requirements of bar signoffs.

Coordinating menu launches, costing menus and executing till pricing.

Being ready to say yes to partner opportunities, trips and events as an ambassador of The Alchemist.

£27000-£32000 dependent on experience. Ideally Manchester based.

Public Relations Manager

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Company: SPEY
Location: Edinburgh United Kingdom
Contract: Full time

We are looking for a talented and ambitious PR professional who excels in driving forward brand and PR campaigns.

You will have a strong network of media and influencer contacts, be creative to the bone with a positive can-do attitude.

Demonstrable experience working on premium lifestyle brands, particularly food and drink or fashion brands is a must.

Key requirements:

Proven PR agency experience
Excel in media and influencer relations
Creative thinker that can generate innovative brand stories and campaigns
Experience of delivering integrated campaigns
New business experience
Client management and account direction
Organised and efficient
Team management, motivating your team to get the best results
Full clean driving licence as role requires lots of travel around Scotland and UK

Working alongside a small but growing team in a full-service communications agency you will have the chance to work with premium brands in an agency that puts high-quality work above everything else. In return, you will play an integral role in the Best New Agency according to PRCA Scotland and PR Moments in our new office in Edinburgh.

In return, we invest in our team with training, competitive salaries, flexible working, annual trips away, dog friendly office and the opportunity to work with some of Scotland's most loved brands.

This full time role is a great opportunity for the right PR professional to deliver award-winning work in an award-winning agency. To apply, or for more information, please email your CV and covering letter to

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