Wine tasting room assistant

Thursday, 11 April, 2019
Juan     0218581088
Helderberg  

Job Description

Idiom is looking for a WINE Tasting Room Assistant to join our wine experience centre on a full-time or seasonal contract basis. We are interested in building a 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 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

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

Staff Dress Code:

• Tasting Room staff to wear black/white or quite smartly. Where necessary Idiom golf shirts can be provided.

Job Type: Contract

Job Type: Full-time