Sommelier Full-time Job

2 weeks ago   Tourism & Hospitaltity   Dubai   46 views Reference: 19721
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Assist customers with their choice of wine or drink and to take the appropriate orders

Ensure that the proper mise-en-place is prepared for each meal service

Organize, supervise and assist with the service of beverages

Ensure correct handling, use, storage and cleaning of all liquor service equipment

Ensure that a tight control is kept on all stock used, and that all checks are raised and processed correctly, and are either paid or charged to account

Develop and maintain all wine-related staff training programs

Liaise and coordinate with wine purveyors for wine updates, training and promotions

Attend daily F&B meetings and monthly staff meetings to discuss wine updates

Hold one-to-one sommelier meetings to establish and monitor targets and achievements

Work with Culinary team to devise harmonious food & wine pairings for menu updates

Develop budget plan and record, monitor and present a clear Sales Mix Record

Maintain updated Wine List while liaising with Restaurant manager and Director of F&B

Work on special projects to strengthen the Hotel’s position as a market leader in wine

Responsible for roster and attendance records for the sommelier team

Ensure that all sommeliers are aware of, and comply with Licensing Laws

Regularly inspect quality of opened wine in F&B Outlets

Comply with Hotel’s policy and procedures on Fire, Health, Hygiene and Training

Manage restaurant operations in the absence of Restaurant Managers

Be knowledgeable of hotel information to be able to answer guest inquiries



Excellent reading, writing and oral proficiency in English

Experienced in all aspects of restaurant service and management

Must be well presented and professionally groomed at all times

Strong leadership, interpersonal and training skills to motivate employees as a team

High degree of professionalism, creativity, business acumen, energy and determination

Proven organizational skills, able to set and meet deadlines with quality results

Deep wine and food knowledge and expertise


Degree in Hotel Management


Minimum 4 - 6 years experience in five star Hotel in a similar capacity

Company Description
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