Sommelier wanted in central London (holiday cover) £9 to £12/h

Sommelier wanted in central London (holiday cover) £9 to £12 an hour

The Change Group is a hospitality recruiter specialist, working in and around London with a variety of clients within the hospitality industry, including: prestigious 5* Hotels, Michelin-starred/2AA Restaurants, some of the best Event Caterers etc.

Benefits:

* Work flexibility to suit your experience and availability
* Modern locations with good work conditions
* Great and talented team to support you
* Sociable hours
* Great rates of pay, weekly paid
* Holiday pay
* Real chances to grow and develop your career

We are currently recruiting experienced Sommeliers to work as holiday cover for the month of August possibly longer in a fabulous Asian based in central London. The client is also looking for permanent staff so if you find this is the right place for you there is a possibility of joining the team on a full-time basis.

Rates of pay are between £9 and £12 / hour depending on experience + holiday pay

The Sommelier’s Duties and Responsibilities:

* Provide the highest levels of service to guests
* Assist the Head Sommelier with all aspects of the wine service; create and update the wine list in coordination with Head Chef and the General Manager
* Recommend and sell wines to customers that will complement their tastes and menu choices – food and wine pairings
* Ensure wines are served at the right temperature and within the proper glassware
* Maximise food and beverage sales through personalised guest service
* Store open bottles properly to maintain strong taste

The Successful Sommelier:

* Has WSET or equivalent Sommelier qualification (preferred but not essential)
* Understands the wine making process
* Must possess in depth knowledge about different wines and which regions produce each type
* Has previous experience in a Fine dining, high-end environment; Saki experience beneficial but not mandatory
* Is exceptionally welcoming, dynamic and very friendly with immaculate personal presentation
* Can take full ownership in the role, fosters entrepreneurial spirit and celebrates initiative-taking
* Has a genuine passion for food and wine
* Gets a sense of achievement from providing exceptional guest experiences

If you feel you have the above qualities and more and this sounds like the perfect job for you then please apply

We value all applications, however due to the volume of response only candidates with relevant experience will be contacted.

Thank you for your application

Sommelier wanted in central London (holiday cover) £9 to £12 an hour depending on experience

Sommelier wanted in central London (holiday cover) £9 to £12 an hour depending on experience

Contact: Michaela Grecu
Reference: MG/Som/2607
Job ID: 25158


Apply Now