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Sommelier for this 5* star Classical, Traditional Hotel Competitive Package
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent
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Job Description:
Sommelier for this 5* star Classical, Traditional Hotel Competitive Package

Position Description:
Reporting to the Restaurant Manager, the Sommelier is responsible for offering individual warm and welcoming service by paying attention to the guests needs and looking for every opportunity to delight the guest with your knowledge and service levels with wine from all over the world

Duties Included in the job you Love
Assist in training and development of Colleagues, within the restaurant
Develop and maintain a wine list from direction and budget set by the Director of Food and Beverage.
Presenting wines list to all tables in the restaurant dining room to enhance the selling of wine.
Develops a relationship with guests who are dining in the restaurant to encourage repeat visits.
To maintain repeat business you will need to be able to deliver a personal individual service to our clients on an personal basis Ensuring that you deliver an amazing dining experience and you consult with the guests with any questions or information throughout the dinner.
Develops and implements wine training programs for all restaurant associates.
Develops a tasting program for wines by the glass and ensures all the restaurant colleagues participate in it.
Researches, recommends, and introduces methods, products and services to improve the service delivery system as it relates to the restaurant.
Participates in pricing strategies when menus are reviewed to maintain departmental beverage costs.
Maintains all wine, liquor and beverage inventories for the restaurant on the Hotel's inventory system, and ensures that month-end stock is counted and balanced.
Attends wines tasting, charity events and programs as the restaurant's representative with the objective of staying current, sharing information and developing contacts for the restaurant.
Assists in developing and participating in the restaurant promotions fostering communications between Hotel departments as well as the general public.

You are amazing
You will have an amazing background, full of consistency within the industry as a Sommelier for a 4 star, 5 stars, AA Rosette awarded or Michelin Star awarded establishment.
You will have extensive knowledge of the current trends with the market place
You may have come from a small restaurant back ground but can adapt to a larger hotel restaurant operation
This next career move for you will be so you can establish yourself and your skills within this large corporate traditional 5 Star hotel, our client will be looking for someone which will be able to make clients come back to the restaurant and time and time again on a regular basis, because of the service you deliver to them.
You will be qualified to WSET Standard
You will have a traceable history of your knowledge of Vine Yards, you have visited or have experience in selling high quality brands

The Essentials

You will need to be eligible to work and live within the UK
You will need to be currently living and working in the UK
This is not a live in position, you will be required to source your own local accommodation

If this really great opportunity is for you and you match the requested work history and background for the role,
Please send me your up to date and professional CV. Kindly ensure it has all of your contact details clearly listed with the correct telephone numbers on too!
I am here to help should you have any questions and I look forward to supporting your application. Should you need to contact me at any time, please feel free?

Rob Weeks

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