Bar/House Manager


A rare opportunity to join our professional management team


The successful applicant will be responsible for the management, development and administration of our bar as well as an involvement with regular events, balls and functions.


This full-time hands-on role involves the supervision and security of the Union building, management of the student members' bar, organisation of bar services for other events within the Union, liaison with authorities with regards to security for special events and visits by international dignitaries. Sourcing  and managing contracts and suppliers, stock and finance control using EPOS system, staff recruitment and management, ensuring profitability and maintaining health and safety standards. The work is primarily in the evenings, 6 days a week during university term time but only part-time in daytime in vacation period.


Candidates need excellent interpersonal and communication skills as the role requires interaction with a diverse range of people from young students to international Heads of State.  Applicants should have a good foundation in developing the food and beverage businesses such as pubs, bars or hotels, preferably with a qualification in hospitality and management.


Competitive salary and bonus scheme and opportunity to join our contributory pension scheme.



Applications in writing by 5 August 2021 to:


The Bursar, the Oxford Union, Frewin Court, Oxford, OX1 3JB                                    

or email: