Tasting Room Ambassador

Tuesday, 21 May, 2024
Johan     0218581088
Helderberg  

Idiom is looking for a tasting room ambassador to join our wine experience centre on a full-time or seasonal contract basis. We are interested in building a wine sales team that has great communication skills. So we are looking for positive self-starters with strong leadership attributes who are flexible and love working in a team environment. Hospitality experience and wine knowledge are required.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • HIGHLY knowledgeable about wines (a must)
  • Provide excellent and professional customer service.
  • Understand and exceed sales monthly goals and take initiative as a positive self-starter.
  • It is critical that the candidate has a warm and polished presentation, focus on cleanliness/neatness and attention to detail.
  • Create a positive and respectful work environment by leading through example, being honest and reliable.
  • Any prior knowledge on Pilot/POS is a plus; however training can be provided.
  • Perform daily tasting room duties: conduct tastings and tours, restock wine, wash and polish glasses, perform inventory checks, etc.

Applicants should ideally have:

  • A minimum of 6 months of waitering/tasting room and hospitality experience
  • Possess excellent communication and strong organizational skills.
  • Great passion for wine & preferably knowledge about key varietals/etc
  • Aplicants with formal wine education will receive preference. (WSET or CWA)

Applicants MUST be:

  • Be 18 years of age or over
  • Be willing to work weekends and share shifts with the team
  • Lift a case of wine with ease, to assist clients