Job Status: Filled

Retail Assistant / Assistant Manager (Wine Jobs: Wine Retail & Sommelier)

Full Time

  Borough Wines (http://www.boroughwines.co.uk)

  North & East London, England

Multi award winning Independent drinks retailer Borough Wines & Beers are currently recruiting for experienced assistant managers across our London stores.

We import an amazing portfolio of wines from some wonderful producers from across the globe. We have an extensive range of natural, organic and biodynamic wines. Borough Wines also source beer from smaller independent breweries and offer an eclectic selection of craft spirits.

We are looking for highly talented individuals who have spirit, initiative and passion to join our growing and exciting business. We want people who can bring charisma and enthusiasm to the stores, inspiring all employees to deliver exceptional service that will increase sales and grow the existing customer base. We believe in sustainability, great customer service and an approachable attitude to sales.

The ideal candidates must have big personalities and a passion for great drinks & customer service. A minimum of WSET level 2 or equivalent wine knowledge and education is essential. Craft beer and spirits knowledge is desirable but not essential. Being in control of the daily operations is essential, so you must be computer literate, social media savvy, sales driven and be able to successfully manage stock and cash. Experience of managing people would also be a distinct advantage.

Each of our eight retail sites across London is different, their unique characters are influenced by the local area and the staff. You'll also have a fantastic opportunity to put your stamp on the store.

Full time working hours are 45 per week over five days and including weekends and evenings. We offer fantastic staff discounts, ongoing development and competitive salaries.

Competitive salary dependent on position and experience

£22 - £24k dependent on experience
45 hours per week including evenings and weekends


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