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Seasonal Hospitality Sales Associate

Beringer Vineyards

St. Helena, CA

Job Description:

The epitome of a modern classic, Beringer has been Napa Valleys benchmark producer since its establishment in 1876. Winemaker Mark Beringer crafts classic wines from Napa finest appellations and Beringer's exceptional collection of vineyards. Beringer is not just a name on a bottle. It is an authentic brand filled with the spirit of American optimism. Its consistent, trusted and respected. Its forward looking, but also extremely proud of its past. The historic estate in St. Helena offers a tradition of hospitality that defines the Napa Valley.

The iconic and beautiful Beringer Vineyards in St Helena is looking for talented and customer service oriented individuals to join our tasting room and retail stores. As a Seasonal Hospitality Sales Associate you will have the opportunity to join a great team that is constantly driving sales and building relationships through our tasting room experience. Wine experience is much appreciated but can be taught for those that are looking to start their career in the wine industry!

Key Responsibilities:
* Set-up and host wine tastings and tours for guests
* Provide world class customer service to site visitors
* Assist in events, private dinners and various site activities
* Assist with restocking, inventory, wine packing and floor upkeep
* Register operations, retail sales and wine club promotions
* Follow site policies and procedures.
* Complete projects and other duties as directed by Retail Sales Manager.

Qualifications:
* Must be 21 years of age
* At least 2 years' experience in retail sales or a similar hospitality setting
* Exemplary customer service skills
* Strong presentation skills with the ability to relay knowledge of wines and wine production
* Dynamic communication skills & positive attitude
* Clean professional appearance and excel in intercommunications and interactions.
* Ability to start a project and carry through to successful implementation
* Knowledge of food and wine, the wine industry, Napa and Bay Area restaurants
* Must be able to lift 50 lbs (case of wine)
* Wine industry and/or tasting room experience is highly desired but not required
* This position must work weekends (Friday, Saturday and Sunday), some holidays and evenings

Please submit your resume to: Claire.Wilkins@tweglobal.com

Additional Information:

Job Posted:
Tuesday, August 13th
Type of Work:
Part Time
Reference No:
1000071