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Brunch and Server Manager

Description:
Passim is looking for a talented food service professional to manage our serving staff and our Sunday music brunch. This person also sits on the kitchen management team and plays an important role in setting the tone for our weekend and evening music performances. The position is part-time and reports to the Executive Director.

Our venue Club Passim features the best in national and local folk and acoustic music 365 nights per year. Our kitchen is open in the evening to provide meals for patrons, for occasional Saturday afternoon shows and on Sunday 10 am – 2 pm during our live music brunch.


Responsibilities:

· Managing daily operations of live music brunch (setup, artist hospitality and relations, managing and monitoring reservation systems, Toast POS system, cash and tip-out reconciliation, dinner reset, etc.)

· Scheduling all front of house restaurant staff.

· Hiring and training servers and host.

· Coordinating coverage for call-outs, busy shows and special events.

· Ordering of beverages (beer, wine, non-alcoholic), paper goods, glassware, and dinnerware as needed.

· Maintaining organization, appearance, and presentation of all customer-facing spaces at the club (dining room, server stations, bar area, restrooms, green room.)

· Promoting a spirit of collaboration and teamwork between front and back of house staff.

· Promoting and developing hospitality skills of staff to create a friendly and welcoming environment for patrons.

· Communicate and regularly update club management staff on daily operations.

 

Requirements:

· Previous experience managing servers and front of house restaurant operations.

· A positive, “can do” attitude. Strong attention to detail.

· A desire to constantly improve the artist and patron experiences.

· Responsibility and accountability.

· An appreciation for the music and mission of Club Passim.

 

How To Apply:

To apply, send an electronic copy of your resume, cover letter and how you heard of the opening to execdir@passim.org. No phone calls, please.

 

Salary:
Based on experience.
 
 

Server

Description:
We are looking to hire friendly, outgoing, professional individuals to round out our front-of-house service team for our nightly concerts as well as our Live Music Brunches on Sunday mornings.

Seeking individuals to fill position of host, servers, and food runners.
Hospitality experience is preferred, but training may be an option for the right individual.  Evening shifts will run from approximately 6 pm to 11 pm every night.  Brunch shifts will run from 9 am to 3 pm and Sunday. Evening and weekend availability and the desire to work with a great team in an exciting creative environment are a must.

Responsibilities:

  • Warmly greets and acknowledges guests upon arrival

  • Effectively describes food and beverage menus in an informative, friendly, and enthusiastic manner

  • Accurately takes guest orders

  • Cleans, stocks, and maintains the workstations throughout the shift

  • Follows all safety and sanitation policies

  • Performs additional responsibilities as requested

Perks:

  • Free admission to Passim concerts and events

  • On-shift meal

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma and serving/hospitality experience preferred

  • Ability to work well in a team environment

  • Must have problem solving ability, be self motivated and organized

  • Commitment to quality service, food and beverage knowledge

  • Can-do, upbeat attitude

  • Love for music is a big plus!

How To Apply:
Please email resume and cover letter to Assistant Club Manager Abby Altman at abby@passim.org

 

Salary:
server minimum wage + tips

 
 
 
Arts Administration Internship, 2018 Spring Semester
 
Job Description:

Passim, a nonprofit performance arts organization, offers a semesterly internship program that provides a hands-on, meaningful experience for people beginning a career in the arts. Interns will be immersed in the day-to-day experience of running Passim’s fast-paced office, including working on special events, social media, membership maintenance, and at the box office. Interns will work closely with all Passim staff members, gaining a broad view of the organization as a whole.


Responsibilities:

-Answer the Passim phone to sell tickets and assist patrons as needed.

-Assist the Membership Coordinator with renewal and member services.

-Post to Passim’s social media.

-Maintain active event listings in various Boston publications.

-Analyze the effectiveness of Passim’s social media outlets in the context of other similar organizations.

-Help build bi-monthly newsletters and the online concert calendar.

-Compile press lists and photos.

-Create Spotify playlists.

-Interact with artist management to provide excellent customer service and increase ticket sales.

-Attend and assist at Passim events.

-Complete special projects as needed.

 

Qualifications:

-Strong academic performance.

-Exceptional oral, written, and listening communication skills.

-Exceptional organizational, multitasking, and problem-solving skills.

-Experience using Microsoft Word, Excel and Google Drive.

-Experience with many social media platforms.

-Basic knowledge of current music industry affairs.

-Extremely reliable, a team player, strong work ethic, a positive attitude.

-Knowledge of FileMaker Pro and Showare (a plus, but not required).

 

To Apply:

Please send a resume and cover letter to Mariel Vandersteel at mariel@passim.org.