Jnr Sommelier - Fine Dining Restaurant - Internationally owned wine estate - Stellenbosch

Tuesday, 21 June, 2022
Award-winning fine-dining restaurant based on internationally owned wine estate in Stellenbosch is currently recruiting for a Jnr Sommelier to provide excellent service to ensure great customer satisfaction. The main responsibility of this role is to delight their guests by helping them choose the best wine to complement their fare.
  • Grade 12
  • Hospitality certificate/WSET certificates
  • 2 years previous wine tasting/wine steward experience;
  • Basic knowledge of wine & surrounding wine regions
  • Hands-on experience with cash register and ordering information system
  • Basic math skills
  • Excellent interpersonal- & communication skills
  • Strong customer service orientation and active listener
  • Attentive and patience for customers
  • Comfortable in dealing with very distinguished clientele
  • Must be well-presented
  • Flexibility and Accountability
  • Enthusiastic personality


  • Assist the team on the restaurant floor with service to guests
  • Advise guests on wines based on their personal tastes and food choices
  • Ensure wines are served at the right temperature and within the proper glassware
  • Adhere to the Quality Management System
  • Maintain standards of hygiene and cleanliness in all wine display, stock holding, decanter and service areas
  • Assist the head sommelier with maintaining all stock levels
  • Ensure that all stock rooms are kept clean, neat and tidy
  • Ensure that all stock rooms are packed according to your stock sheet to assist with stock take
  • Ensure that all wine service areas are set up and ready for service
  • Assist the team to ensure that all beverages sold are charged correctly on POS
  • Assist the head sommelier to maintain adequate beverage stock levels
  • Assist in receiving beverage stock deliveries
  • Assist management with stock taking of beverage stock
  • Assist in wastage control of all beverages
  • Assist in capturing all stock transfers

Competitive market-related salary on offer, including benefits

To apply, please email leniseb@kubekanye.com stating your current gross ctc monthly salary + notice period