Wine Merchant / Retail Position Wanted

  • The Ferry Plaza Wine Merchant
  • San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Sep 06, 2019
Full time Sales and Marketing

Job Description

The Ferry Plaza Wine Merchant located in the historic San Francisco Ferry Building is currently looking for experienced, customer service-oriented wine professionals to join our wine merchant and bar team. The ideal wine merchant candidate should possess retail wine and/or restaurant wine experience, as well as an outgoing customer-focused attitude, and a passion for wine and food. All wine merchants positions work in the store and are cross-trained to work in the wine bar as well as in the retail shop. Wine bar shifts become available based on seniority and experience.

Qualifications include but are not limited to:
Experience working with wine in fast-paced customer service environment
Passion for wine, excellent wine service and general wine knowledge
Highly motivated and outstanding work ethic
Clear and concise verbal communication skills with excellent writing skills a plus
Experience teaching about wine & service a plus
Must be able to work nights, weekends and Holidays
Proven and demonstrable customer service skills
An intense desire to expand your wine knowledge and improve wine service skills
Be 21 years of age or older
Ability to lift at least 50 lbs

Located in San Francisco's historic Ferry Building, the Ferry Plaza Wine Merchant & Wine Bar offers the most distinctive and delicious wines from smaller producers around the world. Our experienced, scrutinizing wine team hand-picks each wine, offering our customers the best in quality and value. Our mission is to inspire customers through education, experience and excellent service.