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Wine Sales Associate

Putnam & Vine Wine and Spirits

Greenwich, CT

Job Description:

Job Description

Founded in 2015, we are a boutique wine shop with a reputation for excellence, and strive to elevate our clients’ wine, spirits and craft beer shopping experience. Whether it’s finding the right bottle of wine or helping plan a party, our aim is to deliver an unparalleled experience for our customers. We are currently looking to add a wine sales associate to our team. The ideal candidate will be a motivated self starter with the ability to multitask, problem solve, and prioritize. Our clients are distinguished and expect the very best, and we endeavor to deliver just that.

Essential Job Functions

Independently complete daily activities including:

Opening and closing the store while upholding policies and procedures
Unpack and stock incoming merchandise as needed
Fulfill orders by retrieving and packaging merchandise correctly
Work collaboratively with vendors as required
Elegantly write email blasts to sell product
Ability to write copy for events
Ability to handle and prioritize multiple projects/tasks efficiently
Ability to effectively lead and conduct monthly wine classes
Lead by example mentality
Prepare merchandise for shipment as required
Supervise or make local deliveries in a professional and courteous manner
Maintain store appearance with attention to detail
Ensure inventory is replenished and sales floor and coolers are stocked
Availability during evenings, holidays, and weekends (including Sundays).
Attention to detail is vital for this position


Minimum Requirements

One year wine sales experience in a similar setting
One to two years retail experience
Previous wine experience required, WSET, CSW or similar certification
Proficient with POS, Microsoft Excel, and G Suite
Ability to plan, manage time, and make decisions in a fast-paced environment
A critical thinker who can tackle complex issues and stay focused on positive outcomes
Must present themselves in a professional manner
Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds to shoulder height unassisted
Comfortable with standing for extended periods of time
Must have a flexible schedule and be able to work evenings, weekends and holidays
Must have own reliable transportation

Additional Information:

Job Posted:
Friday, May 24th
Type of Work:
Part Time