Head Sommelier Full-time Job

2 weeks ago   Tourism & Hospitaltity   Dubai   23 views Reference: 35654
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Head Sommelier

An edgy, vibrant, and sophisticated Cantonese culinary and nightlife concept, Ling Ling is a destination lounge and dining experience by the Hakkasan Group. Designed to evolve from drinking to dining to dancing, in no order, Ling Ling pulls inspiration from Izakayas, offering extraordinary craft beverages intentionally paired with Cantonese fare. The menus are supported by stylish décor and set to an eclectic soundtrack designed to create an alluring ambiance for wherever the night might lead. Designed by renowned Parisian studio Gilles and Boissier, Ling Ling Dubai will be located on levels 22 and 23 of Atlantis, The Royal, overlooking the resort’s 90-metre sky pool. With a remarkable foyer and lounge welcoming guests at lobby level, a private elevator will whisk guests up to the 23rd floor, opening out to a dining room, event space, expansive private dining room, lounge, and outdoor terraces, which will boast 180-degree panoramic views of the iconic Palm Island and Dubai’s captivating skyline.

About The Role

As a Head Sommelier,you will be working closely with the Restaurant Manager and the Wine Manager in updating the wine list, ordering wines, and rotating wine stock.

You will have the opportunity to be part of an exceptional Food and Beverage Team, using your excellent knowledge of wine pairing to make wine suggestions to pair with our authentic dishes. In addition to this you will also be attentive to our guests, recommending wines based on their preferences. You will also ensure wines are served at the right temperature and with the perfect glassware, you will have a natural flair for recognising opportunities to upsell any beverage creating an amazing guest experience.

About You

The ideal candidate will have a solid background in luxury nightlife restaurants, having worked at this level for at least 2 years with a level 2 qualification from the Wine & Spirit Education Trust. International experience in a similar role would be preferred. Ideally you will have experience preparing wine lists, maintaining wine stock and training staff demonstrating your expertise. Atlantis, The Royal offers an unbeatable opportunity to grow and develop in your career right in the mix of a continuously developing city and a diverse range of cultures.

Company Description
Discover an extraordinary world beyond anything youve ever imagined. Our Atlantis properties in Dubai and Sanya, China redefine the concept of entertainment destination resorts. They are extraordinary, intriguing and unique destinations full of life, wonder and surprise.Atlantis is all about superlatives: more variety and choice than you can imagine, experiences so creative and fun they astound, and service truly dedicated to wonder and excitement.At Atlantis, our purpose is to deliver the Extraordinary to every holiday and experience. It is at the heart of everything we do. To us, Extraordinary is larger than life. Inspired by the majesty and mystery of the ocean, Atlantis resorts are unique destinations full of life, wonder and surprise, where we seek to exceed our guests expectations at every possible turn.