Retail Sales Associate (Wine Jobs: Wine Retail & Sommelier)

Full Time

  Central City Brewery and Distillery (http://centralcitybrewing.com)

  Surrey, British Columbia

THE COMPANY

Central City Brewers and Distillers is a craft brewery in the business of developing and selling international award-winning premium craft beer and high-quality distilled spirits brewed without compromise. Our team is committed to providing our guests with the ultimate craft beer experience. Based in Surrey, British Columbia, CCBD was voted Canada Best Brewery of the Year in 2010 and 2012. Additionally, Red Racer won Gold and Beer of the Year at the 2019 Canadian Brewing Awards. The Red Racer brand has become a cult icon among craft beer enthusiasts throughout North America. Founded in 2003 as a brewpub and liquor store in downtown Surrey, CCBD will be opening up a brand-new building that will offer guests a one-of-a-kind destination to enjoy the world’s Finest Beers, Ciders, Wine and Spirits

JOB SUMMARY

This role is primarily responsible for providing outstanding customer service and performing cashier functions for Central City Brewers Liquor Stores.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Perform accurate and timely cashier functions, including scanning and entering sales transactions, basic mathematical computations, making change and handling cash.

  • Perform required ID checks on customers and notifies management of violations, concerns, etc.

  • Comply with all regulations regarding sales transactions and established procedures.

  • Seek and recommend ways to improve customer service.

  • Restock shelves and fill coolers with new merchandise.

  • Perform periodic inventory of stock on hand.

  • Assist customers in a selection of various brands of liquors, wines, etc., advises on quantity of purchases for special occasions, and helps customers with carry-outs.

  • Perform other related duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS/DESIRED ATTRIBUTES

  • Be at least 19 years of age

  • Be able to legally work in Canada

  • Be able to work weekdays, evenings and weekend shifts

  • Be able to provide excellent customer service

  • Be able to work positively within a team environment

  • Be able to demonstrate aptitude for cashier and related duties, including calculations

  • Have a valid SIR

  • Experience in operating a cash register and gathering change.

  • Experience in retail sales.

  • Preference will be given to candidates with WSET (preferably level 3)

  • Preference will be given to candidates who speak dual languages

WORKING CONDITIONS

  • Work in the store requires frequent bending and long periods of standing or walking.

  • This is a position that requires to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends, and holidays.

  • Be able to perform physically demanding work, including lifting 20-25 kg boxes

Initial compensation: $16 an hour
Will adjust if candidate is suitable for floor supervisor/manager roles

How To Apply

please send your resume with your cover letter (optional)
to BOTH emails:

liquorstore2@centralcitybrewing.com (Brittany)
ben@centralcitybrewing.com (Ben)

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