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Hospitality Associate

Healdsburg, CA

Job Description:

HOSPITALITY ASSOCIATE
We are a small, family owned winery in the Russian River Valley. We are seeking an individual who is enthusiastic, wine-knowledgeable and willing to take on a variety of responsibilities. The ideal candidate will be passionate about wine and food, and excel at both the hospitality and sales aspect of the position. We are happy to train the right person.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
-Assist with daily opening and closing duties
-Create exceptional guest experiences during visits to the tasting room
-Ability to educate guests on winery history and wine making practices in a professional manner
-Maintain a clean, organized retail space
-POS and customer data entry experience
-Accurately completes end-of-the-day reports, reconciles daily sales and posts transactions
-Assist with quarterly wine offerings, including administrative duties
-Ability to quickly solve practical problems and deal with periodic customer issues
-Demonstrates initiative and willingness to work special events and support special projects
-Maintain professional manner at all times

QUALIFICATIONS
-Ideal candidate will be outgoing, fun and enjoys working with the public
-Comfortable with public speaking, hosting both small and larger groups
-Effectively communicates with clients, staff and management
-Previous sales experience with luxury brands is a plus

JOB REQUIREMENTS
-Must be 21 years or older
-1-2 years related experience in the wine or retail industry
-Must be able to work 18-20 hrs per week, weekends required
-Must be able to lift 40 lbs and stand for long periods of time
-Reliable transportation required

Other
-Previous experience using WineDirect preferred
-Wine degree(s) or related Certifications(s) a plus

We look forward to hearing from you!

Additional Information:

Job Posted:
Thursday, March 14th
Type of Work:
Part Time