Welcome Host (M/F)

Fixed-term contract – Full time

We are looking for a Welcome Host for a full-time fixed-term contract, to be filled as soon as possible and until the 31st August 2024.

Company description

Since 1889, at the foot of the Montmartre hill, the Moulin Rouge has welcomed millions of visitors from all over the world to discover its famous facade, its legendary hall, its spectacular shows and its unmissable French Cancan !

Its Féerie revue, performed twice a night, 365 days a year, amazes 600,000 spectators every year.


Joining the Moulin Rouge means becoming part of a unique, internationally renowned family group, made up of artists and craftspeople who combine their talents to preserve the quintessential soul of the cabaret : from the rigor of the ballet to the finesse of the cuisine, not to mention the perfection of the sets and costumes created by its Maisons d’Art.


The Moulin Rouge is a group of nearly 450 employees from a wide range of exciting and exceptional professions, working day in, day out to preserve and bring to life French creativity and know-how.


Join our company and experience a unique adventure in an exciting world !

Position description

Reporting to the Restaurant Manager and in accordance with Moulin Rouge standards, you will be responsible for welcoming our customers and placing them at their table. Your main duties will be as follows :


  • Prepare and organize the entrance hall and the Lautrec boutique for the arrival of customers ;
  • Correctly prepare all the operational equipment required for service ;
  • Be familiar with the seating plan in order to seat customers at their tables ;
  • Ensure that the restaurant is ready to receive customers before opening ;
  • Ensuring a high quality welcome in a friendly and dynamic atmosphere ;
  • Control and regulate the flow of customers very effectively ;
  • Respond effectively and politely to customer requests ;
  • Provide a personalized welcome to VIP customers ;
  • Know and apply health and safety rules.


As part of this role, you will be responsible for ensuring optimum quality of service by providing a warm welcome that contributes to a successful evening experience at the Cabaret.


All these tasks must also contribute to guaranteeing the image of the brand and the cabaret, by offering customers impeccable presentation and behavior.

Your profile

With a commercial or hospitality background, you will have some initial significant professional experience in a similar position in a luxury establishment and/or a concert hall.


You are dynamic, smiling and organized, and you are able to work as part of a team. You also have excellent interpersonal skills, are fluent in English and present yourself well.


English is essential for this position. A second foreign language is desirable.


Full-time fixed-term contract – 35 hours per week – to be filled as soon as possible and until the 31st August 2024.

Work on weekends and public holidays.

Periods of 5 working days – 2 consecutive days off.

Working hours : 5:45 p.m. to 1:45 a.m.

Salary : €2,600 gross per month.

Benefits : no cut-off, health insurance, 50% transport reimbursement, meal card, 13th month.

Job based at Bal du Moulin Rouge, 82 Boulevard de Clichy – 75018 PARIS.

Please note that the return is the responsibility of the employee.