The Gherkin is one of our most exclusive venues, with 360 degree views of London it is a remarkable place to work!
As a trainee Sommelier you will assist the management team in ensuring that guests are provided with an efficient, courteous and personalised service at all times.
The role holder must have good knowledge of wine and beverages in general, as well as being able to sell effectively to achieve budget targets, confidence and effective communication is an essential to success.
What we want from you:
The role holder must have knowledge of wine and beverages in general, as well as being able to sell effectively to achieve budget targets, confidence and effective communication is an essential to success.
·Ideally WSET level 1 and 2
·To maintain a high standard & professionalism, personal appearance and presentation
·Ensure that first impressions given to guests provide a positive, welcoming and professional reflection of the restaurant function, our business and brand.
·To provide excellent and efficient wine service
·Customer orientated /positive “can do attitude”
·Confident and enthusiastic approach
·Exceptional attention to detail
·To communicate all changes to wine list to operations manager for staff briefing.
·Maintain and develop good relations with wine suppliers.
·Proactive selling of beverages at functions and events.
·Keep up to date with current wine trends
Why come and work for us?
Paid for development training
28 days' holiday pro rata
Searcys is one of the most exclusive and renowned Hospitality companies in the UK. We are passionate about hospitality, food and drink and most of all giving our customer and clients the best possible experience we can offer. We are proud of our team and of the opportunities we offer.
We are now looking for new team members to be a part of our growing company.