Farmgate Shop & Tasting Room Manager (Wine Jobs: Wine Retail & Sommelier)

Part Time

  Vista D'oro Farms Ltd. (http://www.vistadoro.com)

  Langley, British Columbia

Vista D’oro Farms is a boutique farm and winery in the Campbell Valley – located in South Langley 45 minutes from Vancouver.  We are dedicated to providing the ultimate agritourism experience in our Farmgate shop and Tasting Room.

We are seeking an energetic and qualified individual to join our team as Farmgate Shop & Tasting Room Manager. The position includes managing our Farmgate Shop & Tasting Room, growing and developing our Farm Club program, as well as assisting with Inside Wine Sales and working alongside our winemaker to give our year round guests an awesome and unforgettable experience.

Responsibilities:

 

Tasting Room Manager & Picnic Concierge

 

·      Provide exemplary tasting room guest experience including hosting wine tastings, sharing knowledge regarding our farm, wines, and preserves.

·      Manage a small team of seasonal tasting room staff including scheduling, training and supervision

·      Ordering and stocking of merchandise and supplies

·      Conduct farm tours & tastings for groups up to 50

·      Picnic ‘concierge’ – assemble picnics/assign tables/liaison with kitchen/maintain picnic area

·      Maintain cheese cooler – temperature checks daily/reset display and check quality daily

·      Maintain shop inventory – restocking/merchandising

·      Track wine & preserve inventory – sampling & sales

·      Create and maintain a clean, welcoming and premium atmosphere in the tasting room for customers

·      Assist in coordination for events both on-site and off-site

 

Qualifications:

 

The preferred candidate must have all of the following:

§  Solid knowledge of and a passion for wine & food

§  Formal training preferred but not essential

§  Strong organizational skills with attention to detail

§  Friendly outgoing personality eager to learn new skills and work in a small team environment

§  Experience as a supervisor or team leader

§  Flexibility in scheduling with availability to work weekends, particularly in summer months

§  Serving It Right certificate

§  Ability to lift 40 lbs. repeatedly

 

This is a part-time position.  Position is to be filled by August 2017. 

How To Apply

Please submit a resume and cover letter to:

Lee Murphy
Vista D'oro Farms & Winery
Email: info@vistadoro.com
Fax: 604-514-3599

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