Sommelier

Join the Attitude Family

 

We are a dynamic, creative, fun to be with and warm hearted team. Our mission is to offer our guests a personalized and thoughtful service, a genuine Mauritian experience reflecting thus the true image of our sens of hospitality. Attitude has also been recognized amongst workplace in Mauritius 2017 by the international institute of Great Place to Work

Sommelier

Creating and updating the wine list in coordination with chefs and the Food and Beverage Manager; recommending food and wine pairings and ultimately advising guests on wines based on their personal tastes and food choices.

 

JOB KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

  • Create and update the wine list in coordination with chefs and the Food and Beverage Manager
  • Recommend food and wine pairings
  • Advise guests on wines based on their personal tastes and food choices
  • Inform guests about different varieties of wines and prices
  • Ensure wines are served at the right temperature and within the proper glassware
  • Store open bottles properly to maintain strong taste
  • Manage wine cellar and ensure it’s fully-stocked
  • Train wait staff on available wines
  • Negotiate purchase prices with vendors
  • Organize wine tasting days or “wine of the month” events
  • Comply with all health and safety regulations

 

QUALIFICATION STANDARD

ESSENTIAL

Qualifications: Minimum SC
Experience: At least 1 year work-related experience
Personal Qualities: Organizational Skills, Planning and good communication

  • Experience as a Sommelier, Wine Steward/Stewardess or similar role
  • Ability to create tasteful food and wine pairings
  • Extensive knowledge of different wines and which regions produce each type
  • Knowledge of local vineyards and wineries
  • Understanding of the winemaking process
  • Good communication skills
  • Availability to work during opening hours, including weekends and holidays
  • Flexibility to travel occasionally to meet with wine producers and visit wine-tasting events
  • Certification as a Sommelier or degree in hospitality is a plus

 

DESIRABLE

Qualifications: Minimum HSC, NTC 3/NTC 2 in Restaurant & Bar Service
Experience: 3 years in similar position (minimum 5 years of working experience in hotel or institutional catering with a minimum of 2-3 years working experience as barman from a four- or five-star background)
Additional Skill required: Works with HACCP Standards

 

We believe in equal opportunities.

We celebrate diversity and champion equality and inclusion, encouraging people from all ethnicities, genders, sexual orientations and ages to apply. This unity is key to our work culture. We want to set every Family Member up for success, so if you need anything to perform to your best or make work arrangements more comfortable, we will do our best to accommodate you

 

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This job offer expires on Thursday February 29th, 2024 at 11:29pm