Bar & Entertainment Manager at Davidson Hospitality Group

Posted in Other 19 days ago.

Location: Chicago, Illinois

Job Description:

Property Description

Hotel Zachary at Gallagher Way, located in the iconic Wrigleyville neighborhood of Chicago, is seeking passionate and dedicated individuals to join our team. As a luxurious boutique hotel, we offer a unique and immersive experience for both guests and team members. With our prime location steps away from Wrigley Field, home of the Chicago Cubs, and the vibrant Gallagher Way entertainment district, Hotel Zachary is a hub of excitement and energy. Our team is committed to delivering exceptional service and creating memorable moments for our guests. As an employee, you will have the opportunity to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment where you can grow your skills and advance your career. Join us at Hotel Zachary and be part of our team's commitment to excellence in hospitality. Apply now to be a part of our thriving team!


The Bar & Entertainment Manager is responsible for activating the bar lounge and daily operations. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to organizing and conducting pre-shift and departmental meetings, scheduling and directing staff in their work assignments and interacting pro-actively and positively with guests. This role with also assist with the interviewing, selection, and training of associates.

Successfully manages the experience in Alma. Ambience and Atmosphere is key. Lights, music, and staging set the tone for the total Hotel Zachary Brand Experience.

The Bar & Entertainment Manager must have a passion for music and beverage to create exceptional activations and events. Detail oriented and organized. Increase traffic to our Bar and build PR opportunities.

Internal Partners - must be able to effectively plan, communicate, and operate events and activations with the support of Zapwater Communications, Director of Sales and Marketing at Hotel Zachary, Marquee Development, General Manager at Hotel Zachary, Mordecai, and the F&B team.

Floor Presence is one of the most important aspects of the position. Support of team and guest relations is critical. The Bar & Entertainment Manager will be manage the events and activations within Alma to ensure success.
Leadership - Hotel Zachary seven core values that guide us in our leadership. Team Player.

Communication is key - all hotel and F&B staff must stay up to date and informed of all Bar events and activations.
Community Presence - must form partnerships in the Lakeview area.

Schedule to provide exceptional guest service within % of revenue guidelines.
Responsible for beverage cost and control.
Ensure partner VIPs are acknowledged and cared for.
Complete all Davidson training programs.
Attend weekly staff meetings.


• Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience

• Previous hotel food and beverage experience preferrred

• Time management skills

• Ability to lead and direct a team

• Ability to communicate effectively with the public and other Team Members.


Davidson Hospitality Group is an award-winning, full-service hospitality management company overseeing hotels, restaurants, dining and entertainment venues across the US. A trusted partner and preferred operator for Hilton, Hyatt, Kimpton, Marriott, and Margaritaville, Davidson offers a unique entrepreneurial management style and owners' mentality that provides the individualized personal service of a small company, enhanced by the breadth and depth of skill and experience of a larger company. In keeping with the company's heritage of delivering value, Davidson is comprised of four highly specialized operating verticals: Davidson Hotels, Pivot, Davidson Resorts and Davidson Restaurant Group.

In keeping with the company's heritage of delivering value to its owners and team members, Davidson offers a rich benefit program with a variety of benefits designed to enrich the lives and well-being of our team members and their families.

  • Three Tiers of Medical Coverage

  • Dental & Vision Coverage

  • 24/7 Teledoc service

  • Free Maintenance Medications

  • Pet Insurance

  • Hotel Discounts

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Paid Time Off (vacation, sick, bereavement, and Holidays).

  • 401K Match

Working at Davidson is like nowhere else. It's less of a job, more of a calling. It's part career, part revolution. Because whatever you do here, you play a part in helping redefine the way quality hospitality is delivered to our guests, our clients, our partners, and each other.

EOE AA- Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation

Davidson Hospitality is a drug free workplace. Pre-employment drug test and background check required. We participate in E-Verify.
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