Full Time Retail Associate (Wine Jobs: Wine Retail & Sommelier)

Full Time

  Hidden Bench Estate Winery (http://www.hiddenbench.com)

  Beamsville, Ontario

 

Hidden Bench Estate Winery is a small, family owned and operated premium winery situated in Beamsville, Ontario.  Our critically acclaimed wines are 100% estate grown, certified organic and are produced with attention to detail from the vineyard to the bottle.

We currently have an opening for a motivated and focused individual with a passionate desire to help us grow and develop our online DTC channel and assist with all aspects of retail business at the winery.  This role has potential to grow and develop within the business.

The ideal candidate will have a sales focus with a can do attitude.  This role will see you in the tasting room on a day to day basis in conjunction with some administrative work, and general retail maintenance.  This busy and varied position entails most weekends and holidays.

 

Job Description

This role will best suit an individual who thrives in a multi-tasking, high energy environment.  You will be working directly with the Retail Manager as well as the  Winery Owner. 

The primary responsibilities include but are not limited to:

-        Tasting room sales and curated group tastings

-        Marketing and management support of direct to consumer (DTC) sales, including fulfillment of orders

-        Ongoing maintenance and updating of products and Woo Commerce

-        Support of bi-yearly wine club releases and subscriptions fufillment

-        Support of all winery events

-        Curation, support and maintenance of all social media platforms (Facebook, Instagram Twitter)

The following skills would be of benefit and permit you to succeed in this position:

-        Passion for the wine industry

-        Formal wine education (WSET or CAPS)

-        Ability to speak to and sell wine

-        Strong attention to detail

-        Post Secondary degree or equivalent in Marketing and or Communications

-        Strong computer and presentation skills

-        Experience with Constant Contact or similar email services

-        Experience with WordPress or WooCommerce or other DTC platform

-        Experience with social media management and curation

-        Experience with writing for marketing focused materials

-        Knowledge of French would be an asset

Due to the location of the winery, it is required that you have your own transportation.

Please submit your resume in confidence to mmarynissen@hiddenbench.com

 

Follow this button to apply for this job posting


Wine & Restaurant Jobs in Canada. Looking for a job or hiring new employees in the wine & restaurant industry? Wine Jobs Canada - The job site for the wine & restaurant industry throughout Canada. Find ads for jobs in the wine industry, from winemaking to wine sales jobs.

Wine & Hospitality Employers and Recruiters - Attract the best candidates for your employment opportunities. Post your hospitality and wine industry job openings on winejobscanada.com.

Job Seekers - Looking for a job in the wine & hospitality industry? Employers are always looking for talented, energetic people. Find jobs in hospitality and wine including restaurant jobs, hotel jobs, winery jobs, wine sales reps, winemakers, Sommelier jobs and more. Sign up for our free email alert service when new Wine & Hospitality jobs are posted we'll send you an email.