Junior Sommelier Full-time Job

3 weeks ago   Tourism & Hospitaltity   Dubai   24 views Reference: 27124
Job Details

An opportunity has arisen for a Junior Sommelier to join the team of Pai Thai. The main duties and responsibilities of this role are::

Demonstrate a commitment to uphold and embody the distinctive hallmarks of Jumeirah's service excellence.

Control and monitor wine orders, stock, and par levels.

Pick up wines from stores after thorough order and quantity checks.

Maintain wine chillers at the correct temperature and keep temperature records.

Communicate any necessary changes to outlet wine lists and standards in coordination with outlet managers/Beverage Manager.

Update stock rotation and minimize wastage by managing opened bottles judiciously.

Ensure all tables are attended during service, focusing on refilling and taking fresh orders throughout.

Ensure wine cabinets are well-arranged and kept clean at all times and properly label all opened bottles and handle transfers or report spoilage according to set standards.

Carry out inventories and explain any variances to maintain accurate records.

Train colleagues on wine knowledge to enhance overall service quality.

Perform additional tasks assigned by Beverage Managers, including lateral service if required by the team.

About You

The ideal candidate for this position will have the following experience and qualifications:

Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

Proficient in English and a second language (Russian, Spanish, German, Arabic or French) would be an added advantage.

A minimum of 1 year experience in a similar role and certified.

Strong knowledge and a passion for wines and beverages.

Company Description
Jumeirah Group, a member of Dubai Holding and a global luxury hotel company, operates a world-class 6,500+-key portfolio of 26 luxury properties across the Middle East, Europe and Asia. The group boasts some of the most prestigious and captivating properties in the world, from the iconic flagship hotel and timeless pinnacle of luxury, Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, and lavish Arabian palaces across Dubais Madinat Jumeirah, to its contemporary Maldivian island paradise at Olhahali Island and art-inspired dolce vita on the island of Capri. Whether a modern twist on a British classic in the heart of Knightsbridge at The Carlton Tower Jumeirah, or a futuristic setting at Jumeirah Nanjing, Jumeirahs name is synonymous with service excellence, crafting exceptional experiences for everyone who walks through its doors. Beyond its properties and resorts, Jumeirah Group is also dedicated to destination dining experiences, combining the most authentic and diverse cuisines with spectacular settings to create those unforgettable moments worth sharing. With over 85 restaurants across its portfolio, Jumeirah Groups award-winning homegrown concepts including Sal, KAYTO, Shimmers, Al Mare, Pierchic and French Riviera, enjoy an enviable reputation for culinary excellence, with ten featuring in the Gault&Millau UAE 2022 guide. The group also has three Michelin starred restaurants Shang High, LOlivo and Al Muntaha. The health and safety of guests and colleagues remains Jumeirah Groups utmost priority and as such, the group has implemented a series of protective measures across all of its hotels and strictly adheres to each markets respective government directives.