Shop and Wine Bar Assistant (Wine Jobs: Wine Retail & Sommelier)

Full Time


  Shoreditch, England

We are looking for a new member of our front of house team. 

Born in 2003 with the intent of unearthing the undiscovered wine gems of Italy, Passione Vino has evolved from a small wine importer company to a fully-fledged independent wine shop and bar, running tailor-made wine events, in-person and virtual tastings, an online shop and much more from our HQ in Shoreditch, London. 

Our unique wine shop & bar is a little gem in the heart of Shoreditch. When we say unique there is no real way to explain it unless you come and experience it yourself!

We are looking for someone with a bubbly personality who can bring to the party good energy, commitment and want to actively be part of our growing company. 

A HUGE passion for hospitality, basic wine knoledge and the ability to work independently as well as part of a team are a MUST. WSET qualification and italian language a plus. But most importantly we are looking for someone who is thirsty to learn about wine and likes the challenge to go the extra mile.  

The role: 

  •  Live and breathe the Passione Vino values
  •  Have a friendly, vibrant and engaging personal style 
  •  Guiding our guests through the Passione Vino wine experience, advising and informing - With the confidence to talk to our customers about the wine we sell 
  •  Know how to have fun and be happy to taste wine you have never come across before 
  • Will play your part in making sure the store and bar look fantastic and are a neat, safe and attractive place for our customers to shop and drink in 
  • Can prioritise and be efficient with your time so you can spend more time with our customers finding wines they’ll love 
  • Wants to constantly improve your wine knowledge so you can share this with our customers (don’t worry, we will teach you everything you need to know) 
  • Have a positive can do attitude and are willing to muck in and be a real team player
  • Running the day to day activities of the store and wine bar
  • Helping drive sales
  • Help organising and lead events and parties 
  • Able to work evening 5 days a week (Mon to Fri).

What we offer 

  • Mon to Fri shifts (no work on weekends and bank holidays)
  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience and generous tips 
  • Work within a team who are passionate about wine, providing excellent customer service and most importantly fun to be around!
  • 28 days holiday (including public and bank holidays) plus the day of your birthday 
  • 50% discount on our wines 

We pride ourselves on facilitating a work environment where you enjoy what you do but also importantly, being able to develop and grow your career.


How To Apply

Apply by email, with a Cover Letter if you wish, REF. Job Application: FOH

(We would love to know a bit about yourself and why you think you could be a great addition to our team but if you are in a rush you can tell it when you'll come for the interview).

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