Sommelier

Recruiter
Sexy Fish
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
09 Nov 2018
Closes
11 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are looking for a talented and charismatic Sommelier to join the team of our fantastic restaurant; Sexy Fish, part of Caprice Holdings.Sexy Fish has a capacity for 190 covers on the ground floor, an extensive bar area and a stunning private dining space on the lower ground floor. The restaurant is vibrant, glamorous with high energy focusing on the finest quality ingredients to create an Asian inspired fish and seafood menu, complimented with a creative and extensive wine list and cocktail list. As Sommelier you will be expected to assist the Head Sommelier with all aspects of the wine service in the restaurant and private dining room. As Sommelier you will recommend and sell wines to our customers that will complement their tastes and menu choices. Engaging with customers is essential therefore a passion for delivering the highest levels of service is essential. Due to the nature of our business, a face to face interview needs to take place within 1-2 weeks of your application. Please confirm you are able to attend an interview in London within this time frame.The ideal Sommelier will have:•Previous experience as a Sommelier within a high quality, destination restaurant.•Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to engage with customers and provide charismatic and engaging service •Possess as a minimum WSET Level 2 or equivalent Sommelier qualification •Be able to work effectively as part of a team •Communicate clearly, professionally and concisely•A keen interest in food with an understanding of Asian dishes being an advantage but not essential