Added 17.11.16


We are McCann Birmingham, an integrated advertising agency and we recruiting for a Bistro Assistant to work within our own in-house Bistro which serves over 200 staff and clients.

We’ve just celebrated the most successful year in the history of the agency, and are on track to top that again for 2016. We’re being picky with who we hire, but it means you’ll be part of what we believe to be the best Bistro team in the industry.


Assist in the preparation and serving of food and beverages to staff and clients

Take, prepare and process customer food and beverage orders through the bistro ensuring high quality customer service is maintained.

Assist the Bistro Manager and Chef



Maintain a friendly and helpful attitude whilst delivering a first class service to staff and clients responding positively to customer feedback and complaints.

Assist in the preparation of food i.e. salads, baked potatoes, hospitality etc.

Maintain health, safety and hygiene control procedures by ensuring food safety and hygiene standards are at all-times adhered to within any food areas

Replenish Bistro merchandise to maximise sales and assist with stock rotation

Record all food and beverage orders accurately on the till

Maintain the Bistro to a high standard by clearing away tables and undertaking cleaning tasks as required.

Assist the Bistro Manager in the opening, closing and cashing up of the till as required

Report all maintenance repairs or equipment defects as required

Maintain effective communication with team members and front of house team to ensure the efficient running of the Bistro, kitchen and meeting rooms.


Be responsible for your own personal development and undertake relevant learning & development

Ensure the Bistro is a safe place by following safe practices and responding to emergencies as required

Adhere to all policies and procedures

Carry out any other tasks reasonably assigned to you



Basic Food Hygiene Certificate

An awareness of Health and Safety and food standards requirements

Experience of serving customers in a catering/ non catering environment

Cash handling and till work

Reliable and able to fulfil contracted hours and work patterns

A bit of sell: McCann is a Gold Investor in People. We’ve got training coming out of our ears and track record of promoting from within. We provide breakfast* chocolate** fruit*** and a load of other nice stuff**** that just might make every day a little better.

*Breakfast of the continental type only.

**Chocolate Fridays. Clue is in the title.

***Fruit every day. Not for resale.

****Make it to interview and we can tell you all about it. Terms and conditions apply.

If you think this role matches your experience and ambitions, please send your CV to Due to the high number of applications we get, we can’t guarantee you’ll hear from us.

Work with us.

We’re always on the look out for exciting new talent across all disciplines, so if you think you’ve got what it takes, please send your CV to

McCann Birmingham do not accept unsolicited agency CVs. Please do not send or apply unsolicited CVs to any of our job opportunities advertised on our website or directly to any employee of McCann. McCann Birmingham will not be responsible for any fees that may relate to unsolicited CVs.



Communications House,
Highlands Road,
Shirley, Solihull,
West Midlands B90 4WE


0121 713 3500

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Jonathan Jesson
07837 595 782

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