Ecommerce Operations Manager - The Drinks Emporium Birmingham (Wine Jobs: Management & Administration)

Full Time

  The Drinks Emporium Birmingham (

  Central Birmingham, West Midlands, England

The Drinks Emporium is based in central Birmingham supplying retail customers who buy premium champagnes, wines and spirits customers  and also supplier to the on trade (wholesale - bars and restaurants).

This is a new position for someone with an experience in online retail based at our premises in central located position in Birmingham.

The position will be to project manage and oversee the transition of The Drinks Emporium Birmingham to an ecommerce store and manage the operations of and customer service journey from online to instore. This will include customer services and contributing to the ecommerce content for the new website, aligning the shop and tasting events with the online promotions, stock management, seasonal promotions and recruitment of Customer Service Sales assistants and management of the team.

Skills Required

Excellent organisational skills and previous examples of project management to completion.

Ability to work independently

Excellent reporting skills on a weekly basis or more if necessary.

Excellent communication skills and ability using tech tools to communicate with team.

Experience with ecommerce online software i.e. websites an advantage.

Experience with shop epos systems, stock account systems and scanning / pricing software an advantage.

Experience with team management. Supportive – Able to manage team as a team player demonstrating loyalty and commitment to colleagues.

Good knowledge and a passion and interest in both wines and spirits. WSET or equivalent qualifications preferred.

Excellent levels of customer service. Clear and well spoken and friendly, confident telephone manner. Ability to work effectively with a variety of customers.

Able to use own initiative. Enthusiastic, proactive - anticipate problems and show initiative for generating new ideas to improve results.

Flexible – willing to undertake a range of tasks for the effective running of the department/business and to work the hours required for the successful completion of tasks. 


Working with a friendly, supportive team


Product Discounts & Tasting Events

Team Events

• Salary dependent upon experience and the right person.

How To Apply

Please submit CV and call Lauren or Natalie 0121 271 0000 Serious Applicants only.
No Recruitment companies please.

Follow this button to apply for this job posting

Wine & Restaurant Jobs in the UK. Looking for a job or hiring new employees in the wine & restaurant industries? Wine Jobs England - The job site for wine & hospitality employment throughout the United Kingdom. Find job ads for careers in the wine industry, from winemaking to wine sales jobs.

Wine & Restaurant Employers and Recruiters - Attract the best candidates for your employment opportunities. Post your restaurant and wine industry job openings on

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