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Tasting Room Sales Associate

Reininger Winery

Walla Walla, WA

Job Description:

We are looking for a dynamic, enthusiastic, and fun Tasting Room Sales Associate. This is a part-time position with weekend hours. This position is not about having a background or in-depth knowledge of wine. It is about creating a memorable and comfortable experience to foster customer delight. The ideal candidate loves wine and people, is dynamic, charismatic, flexible, versatile and is a team player with excellent people and sales skills.

RESPONSIBILITIES Include:
•  Showcase our wines and cultivate loyal guests measured by repeat visits and sales.
•  Develop your knowledge of our winery and wines to ensure high standards of customer satisfaction.
•  Educate guests on our wines, winemaking, and our heritage
•  Give a fun, educational, and informative winery tours.
•  Develop relationships with Wine Club members, consumers, and other surrounding wineries.
•  Handle routine sales transactions, which includes POS system and daily sales accounting.
•  Assist in maintaining the cleanliness of the facility.
•  Assist in special events and outside functions as needed.
•  Follow all proper winery and tasting room procedures.
•  Prepare food items served in the tasting room.
•  Communicate effectively with customers by telephone and in person.
•  Perform other duties assigned by the manager.

REQUIRED Qualifications:
•  Exceptional customer service skills.
•  Team player with an enthusiastic outlook.
•  Strong attention to detail.
•  Exceptional communication skills.
•  Proficiency with POS systems, Word, Excel a plus.
•  Ability to work under pressure, set priorities and accomplish a wide variety of tasks.
•  Must be able to work weekends (including holiday weekends) and occasional evenings.
•  Must be 21 years of age and Valid driver license.
•  Must be able to lift 45 lbs regularly, and stand for long periods of time.
•  Reliable transportation and a clean driving record.
•  Have or acquire a class 12 MAST server and Food Handlers permits.

Send cover letter, salary requirements and resume.

Additional Information:

Job Posted:
Wednesday, July 31st
Type of Work:
Part Time