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Job Title: Head Sommelier, Premium Dining Experience
Location: New South Wales
Expertise: Management
Reference: 719321
Job Published: 19 May 2021
Closing Date: 15 Jun 2021

Job Description

Client Profile

Our client is known not only for serving a premium product but also for being an employer of choice. They like to make sure the team has a great time at work, undergo exemplary training, and are given opportunities to grow their careers.

About the role:

As a key part of the team, you'll get the opportunity to work alongside a group of highly innovative award-winning managers. As the Head Sommelier, you will be fully responsible for the management of a clearly defined set of tasks within the restaurant including Stock Control, Wine Training Program with a strong focus on team development and of course, great customer service. 

Job Description

As Head Sommelier you will;
  • Be a key member of the restaurant management team
  • Create and maintain a safe, diverse and inclusive environment
  • Complete regular stocktakes and oversee all ordering
  • Assist in rostering and the day to day running of the restaurant
  • Uphold the company's processes and standards to ensure all operations run effectively and seamlessly
  • Assist in the inducting and the training of front of house employees
  • Lead by example and motivate the restaurant team to be brilliant in every day
Candidate Profile

To be successful in this role you will have;
  • Experience as a Sommelier in a premium restaurant
  • Strong operational knowledge that is shared to inspire the team
  • Experience in budget management and cost control
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, under pressure, and with professionalism
  • Great personal presentation, good communication and time management skills
  • Ability to lead and develop a large team

This role is offering a very attractive package comprised of a strong base salary as well as amazing KPI incentives. 

Please note that only candidates who have full working rights within Australia will be considered for this opportunity.

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