Tasting Room Manager - R15 000

Wednesday, 4 December, 2019
Tanya Serra     0834584131

A family boutique Wine Farm nestled in the Durbanville Wine Valley seeks a young & dynamic/bubbly individual with a passion for wine & basic wine knowledge to join the family farm.

Such a fabulous opportunity to be part of a new Tasting Room  opening in 2020

Offering a comprehensive Wine Tastings of their full range of wines complemented by delicious culinary offerings to enhance the experience.

Be innovative and creative in growing tasting destination sales, fostering a welcoming environment for customers to visit.

It is important that tasting destination staff have a sound general knowledge of wines offered and continue to educate themselves and try to gain insights from customers as to their likes and dislikes and possible future drinking trends.  

Ensure that the necessary preparation e.g. food preparation, ensure sufficient stocks, clean tasting glasses and water are adhered

Ensure cleanliness of the tasting facility and the restrooms.

Opening of new wine, tasting of wine to ensure freshness and guarding against faulty wines being presented.

Record of all the wines opened.

Check that all pricing is correct and up to date and that any promotions or specials are in place.

Arrange national and international wine consignments.

Waybills to be completed and enquire from the client the payment method.

Representing the portfolio of brands 

Staff delegation – ensure assistants carry out their responsibilities and carry out their various assignments.

Staff rosters are compiled.

Stock take of wine inventory for weekly and monthly stock take.

Recording the contact details of ALL who visit the tasting destination; encouraging those willing to give us permission to communicate with them and updated their personal details on the database.

Client liaison in conjunction with mailing list by method of email,  or phone.

Cash up at the end of the day. Tasting destination and stockroom are secured 

Experience within a reputable Wine Farm as an Asst Wine Tasting or Wine Ambassador will suffice.

Imperative Skill Set

  • has the primary focus of selling wine in mind
  • possesses good knowledge of the products and the wine industry in general
  • can concentrate on selling the brand and message to our customers and
  • Ability to work independently 

R15 000

Please email your updated CV to tanya@tanyaserra.co.za including a recent profile photo of yourself.