Job role: Sommelier
Location: Chelsea, London
Salary: £32K - £35K dependent on experience (House plus Tronc)
Benefits: Suit allowance
We currently have an exciting opportunity to join the team as a Sommelier for a Michelin star restaurant in Chelsea. This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to express your interest in the hospitality industry, first-class service and fine dining.
Creating and updating wine lists with the chefs and manager
Making recommending food and wine pairings.
Advising guests on wines based on their personal tastes and food choices.
Training wait staff on available wines.
Organising wine tasting.
Maintain a clean and safe working environment.
Work efficiently with other members of the team.
Inform guests about different varieties of wines and prices.
Ensure wines are served at the right temperature and within the proper glassware.
Manage wine cellar and ensure it's fully stocked.
Comply with all health and safety regulations.
Proven work experience as a Sommelier or similar role
Ability to create tasteful food and wine pairings
Extensive knowledge of different wines and which regions produce each type
Good time-management skills
Great interpersonal and communication skills
Sunday and Monday: OFF
Tuesday and Wednesday: only dinner service
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday: mixed doubles