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Date Dec 21, 2016
Company
ZAP (Zinfandel Advocates and Producers)
Title
Volunteers for ZinfandelExperience
Location San Francisco, CA
ZAP is seeking wine-loving volunteers for its Zinfandel Experience Thursday, February 23 - Saturday, February 25, 2017 in SF. Volunteers get to enjoy one of the events for free! Assignments are going out shortly so don't wait to sign up.

More info and registration here: http://www.zinfandelexperience.com/volunteer



Date Dec 20, 2016
Company
Title Volunteers
Location San Francisco, CA
Balzac Communications is looking for volunteers for its annual Union des Grands Crus de Bordeaux trade tasting! This year's event will be on Friday, January 27, and volunteers will work from 9:00 - 5:00 PM. Those interested, please send an email to ethomas@balzac.com.



Date Dec 2, 2016
Company Strategic Group
Title Multiple Positions
Location CA

We are looking to fill below positions:

  • VSOP/XO Brand Specialist for Las Vegas and San Francisco (Chinese required) - 2+ years experience 
  • VSOP/XO Brand Specialist (Prestige) for Los Angeles (Western, CA) - 5+ years experience 
  • Mixology LA - 5+ years experience 
  • Region Manager for San Francisco (Northern CA) - 10+ years experience. 
Wine & Spirits experience required.  We are looking for local CA residence to fill these positions. Liquor experience a plus for the Specialist positions.

Apply to Anita Chang at achang@strategicgroup.TV.

 



Date Oct 26, 2016
Company
Title Assistant Account Executive
Location San Francisco, CA
Colangelo & Partners is a leading wine & spirits public relations agency with its main office in New York and a branch office in San Francisco. We are seeking experienced PR professionals to help us serve our growing fine wine client base.We work with clients from Italy, France, Spain, and other European countries, as well as South Africa, South America, and other wine regions from around the world. With the recent opening of our San Francisco office, we are also seeing growth in California and other west coast regions.

We are currently looking to hire media relations specialists for our San Francisco office with wine communications experience in an agency setting at AC, AAE and AE levels.

Qualifications: Strong media relationships, proven track record of media placements, wine experience (and passion), excellent client relations, knowledge of current lifestyle trends, experience managing large trade and consumer events. We offer competitive salaries commensurate with experience + full benefits, including health insurance, 401K, education subsidies and PTO.

To apply, please contact Tiffany Hoang at thoang@colangelopr.com.



Date Oct 26, 2016
Company
Colangelo & Partners
Title
PR Internship
Location San Francisco, CA
Colangelo & Partners is a leading wine & spirits public relations agency with its main office in New York and a branch office in San Francisco. We are seeking experienced PR professionals to help us serve our growing fine wine client base.  We work with clients from Italy, France, Spain, and other European countries, as well as South Africa, South America, and other wine regions from around the world. With the recent opening of our San Francisco office, we are also seeing growth in California and other west coast regions.

We are currently accepting applications for a part time Public Relations intern for immediate hire. The ideal candidate is highly motivated with excellent writing, organizational and multi-tasking skills, in addition to great attention to detail and proactivity. An interest in the wine and spirits industry is a must.

You will identify and compile media clips, list of media targets, press kits and mailings, have the opportunity to learn about and potentially pitch stories to the media, and write pitch letters and/or press releases. Our primary goal is to provide a meaningful experience for interns to participate in and contribute to different functions, and learn about the various aspects of public relations and the wine/spirits industry.

This is a paid part time (~3 days per week) internship. 
Open to recent college graduates and current students 21+.

To apply, please contact Tiffany Hoang at 
thoang@colangelopr.com.



Date Oct 24, 2016
Company
Title
Part-to Full-Time Receptionist / Office Coordinator
Location 415 Grand Avenue Top Floor, South San Francisco, CA
San Francisco Wine School is hiring!!!!

Seeking extraordinary part time Receptionist & Office Coordinator to work closely with the executive team of the San Francisco Wine School 25-40 hours per week.

We are seeking a hard-working, self-starting, highly organized, technically and socially savvy individual who has lots of positive energy and can take work from assignment to completion. This person must be able to work independently and effectively as a team member, juggle multiple urgent and varied priorities, and want to make a difference in the future of the wine education industry.

This Jack or Jill of all trades will have their hands in admissions, guest relations, and office management as well as classroom planning, setup, cleanup and service. He or she will answer phones, greet and direct guests, process registrations, accept deliveries, order supplies, maintain the company calendar, prepare materials for classes and events, and complete a host of other administrative tasks.

This position does require some manual labor including moving banquet tables and chairs, cleaning dishes and glassware and lifting full racks of glassware above the head for stacking and shelving. This position also requires outstanding computer skills including Microsoft Office, Google Productivity Tools, Mailchimp, SalesForce.com, DropBox and Shopify. It may also include the use of Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram, Quickbooks, and PayPal. Superb organizational, project management and strong writing and communication skills are critical. While experience matters, your skills, talent, brains, creativity, energy, motivation, character and work ethic are more important.

Must be able to maintain flexible hours including occasional early mornings, late nights and weekends. Outstanding rewards possible as you help our start-up continue to expand. Benefits include access to exclusive industry events and deeply discounted employee educational and wine purchase programs.

If interested, please send your resume to kcampbell@sfwineschool.com and describe your strengths, motivations and interest in the wine industry.



Date Oct 24, 2016
Company
Title Wine Specialist
Location Albany, CA
The Wine Specialist acts as the in-store wine expert, able to readily assist wine customers to determine needs and make recommendations. The Wine Specialist develops a strong customer base, and builds relationships to maximize repeat visits; as well as fosters a collaborative work environment, ensuring a positive internal and external customer experience. In addition, the right person provides sales leadership and product knowledge inspiration to the team.

This is a full-time position that offers a flexible schedule, fun work environment, employee discount and much more!

Visit our website and apply today: www.BevMo.com/Careers

Feel free to call Trevor the Store Manager in Albany with any questions: 510.525.9582




Date Oct 17, 2016
Company
Title
Director of Marketing
Location Napa, CA
Proven execution with Magento, SailThru and strategic vision.

Interested candidates should apply to Tiffany@winetastingnetwork.com




Date Sept 11, 2016
Company
Title
Wine Runner
Location San Francisco, CA
 The Battery SF is a Club. Food & Beverage operations being its main activity.

The Battery wine team (a Maitre Sommelier UDSF and MOF, an Advanced Sommelier and a Certified Sommelier) is looking for a wine runner to assist them in their daily duties.

This is a perfect opportunity to approach or start a sommelier career while acquiring strength in working with a team of experienced professionals.

Including:
-Assist the sommeliers in their floor duties in bringing from the cellar to their stations the bottles being ordered.
-Maintaining inventory maps and count
-Keeping cleanliness of working tools (coasters, carafes, credenzas. Glassware polishing minimal).
-Participating to the wine program maintenance with the wine team
-Restocking from storage location to cellar.

This is a full time hourly job position (No TIP). Tuesday to Saturday, 3pm to 11pm (Closing time variable upon business).

Thank you to send an email to christophe@thebatterysf.com to express your interest and motivation. Upon review we will follow up with a phone conversation.



Date Sept 7, 2016
Company
Title
Wine Team Member
Location Fremont, CA

General Summary:

A Wine Team Member’s primary responsibilities are to deliver exceptional customer service while driving sales and margin. They are accountable for learning and sharing TWM’s full product portfolio while maintaining a well stocked store that is accurately signed and merchandised to the company’s standards.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Drive Sales, Margin and Winery Direct % to store specific goals
  • Provide prompt, friendly and attentive customer service
  • Educate customers on TWM’s product portfolio
  • Accomplish ‘To Do’ priorities as assigned by the Wine Manager
  • Responsible for inventory replenishment
  • Organize home spots, end caps & platforms in preparation for product delivery
  • Delivers store visual presentation in accordance with Merchandising Guideline
  • Print off signs and UPCs
  • Crossing-training on registers and other areas of the store
  • Learn & conduct wine tastings for customers
  • Exhibit a strong floor presence
  • Adhere to minor policy

REQUIREMENTS:

EXPERIENCE
  • Sales, customer service, or hospitality industry experience
  • Wine/liquor sales experience a plus
EDUCATION
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required
  • Undergraduate degree a plus
  • Wine Certification a plus
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
  • Excellent  communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proven track record of exceptional sales skills
  • Passion for ongoing education on wine and spirits
  • Required to take entry level wine tests
  • Willing to learn all areas of the store and help train others
  • Proven track record of being a team player
  • Availability must be flexible to the needs of the business
  • Minimum age requirement is 21 years of age
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS (WITH OR WITHOUT ACCOMODATION)
  • Ability to walk and be on feet for 10-12 hours a day
  • Ability to climb ladders & lift 50 lbs repeatedly
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs overhead
  • Ability to bend repeatedly

Interested candidates should apply to 1115manager@totalwine.com.

 
 

Date August 31, 2016
Company
Title
Intern
Location 415 Grand Ave, Top Floor, South San Francisco, CA
SUMMARY:

SFWS Hospitality Internships are offered to those students (“Interns”) who desire to obtain new skills and work experience beverage and/or hospitality industry to round out their education (“Internship”). A SFWS Employee will train, closely supervise, and give feedback on all Internship work. As compensation for participation in the Internship program and duties outlined below, Interns will receive $15.00 per hour compensation, for up to 120 hours, in the form of a SFWS education credit that can be used towards Programs, Workshops and Events.

Internship hours will be tracked by the Office Manager and the education credit is available for use at any time after it is earned. Compensation for Interns who earn $600 or more in educational credit will be reported to them in the form of a 1099 at the end of the year. A Form W-9 may be requested for 1099 reporting purposes may be requested in conjunction with this process.

Interns are expected to demonstrate professional work habits including but not limited to being on time, following school policies, wearing appropriate attire, being responsive to communications and following through on all student, supervisor and staff requests. Interns should exhibit a positive attitude in relation with students, fellow staff, and work as a team member, and are expected to be flexible and responsive to changes in the scope of their duties.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Classroom:
Set classrooms
Prep handouts and wine lists
Reception and registration
Instructor assistance, pouring
Classroom refresh and cleanup
Other duties as assigned

Event:
Event prep and setup
Food and beverage service
Event cleanup
Other duties as assigned

Admin:
Inventory
Collateral prep
Printing
Mailing
Other duties as assigned

If you are interested in learning more about San Francisco Wine School's exciting Internship Program please email help@sfwineschool.com or call (650) 763-1324.


Date August 29, 2016
Company
Title
Retail Team Member
Location Marina, San Francisco, CA
PlumpJack Wine & Spirits is a premium retail store for wine, beer & spirits. We are located on Fillmore in the heart of the Marina neighborhood of San Francisco. This is an excellent opportunity to join a tight knit team with great company culture, while pursuing a career in the wine, spirits and beer industry.

We are seeking a new team member to join our growing business. Interested candidates must be passionate about service and delivering above expectations for the customer. They must be independently productive and self-motivated. This position requires wearing many hats and having a can do attitude is a must!

This position requires working our opening and closing shifts, as well as weekends, 10-24 hours a week.

Key Responsibilities:
• Greets customer on sales floor or phone, and assists in determining make, type, and quality of merchandise desired
• Provides educational experience for the guest when purchasing wine, spirits or beer
• Delivery, Restocking & maintaining warehouse
• Maintains inventory levels in store from stockroom
• Assists the General Manager with performing inventory
• Ensure that customers receive exemplary customer service

Qualifications/Requirements:
• Knowledge and passion for Wine, Spirits & Beer
• Retail management experience highly preferred
• Ability to regularly lift up to 50 pounds, stand for 7-8 hours at a time
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Ability to sell product in a fast paced sales floor along with answering phones and emails
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Email Marketing, POS systems
• Reliable, organized, efficient, courteous, professional, team player

Physical Demands:
• Able to stand on your feet throughout work period
• Possesses multi-limb and eye-hand coordination
• Able to stand, bend, climb, reach, stoop and lift boxes up to 40 lbs.

For a glimpse at our culture, check out #plumpjacklife on Instragram and learn more about our establishment at: http://www.plumpjackwines.com/

If you think you would be a great fit for the PlumpJack Wine Store Team, please reply to Carrie Upson at cupson@plumpjack.com with your resume and a job specific cover letter.

Thank you so much, PlumpJack Team



Date August 25, 2016
Company
Title
Bay Area Wine Sales Representative
Location SF Bay Area
Wanted: Self-motivated Salesperson for small collection of eclectic super-premium North Coast wineries to focus on sales to Bay Area high end restaurants. Applicant must possess sufficient experience and credibility to interact with top Somms. You would report to Clark Smith, winemaker for WineSmith and author of Postmodern Winemaking. Compensation is commission-based. Build an empire!

Send resume to Clark Smith at 
clark@winemaking411.com or call him at 
707-332-5552 with questions.



Date August 23, 2016
Company
Title
Sales Associate
Location San Francisco, CA
PlumpJack Wine & Spirits is a premium retail store for wine, beer & spirits. We are located on Fillmore in the heart of the Marina neighborhood of San Francisco. This is an excellent opportunity to join a tight knit team with great company culture, while pursuing a career in the wine, spirits and beer industry.

We are seeking a new team member to join our growing business. Interested candidates must be passionate about service and delivering above expectations for the customer. They must be independently productive and self-motivated. This position requires wearing many hats and having a can do attitude is a must!

This position requires working our opening and closing shifts, as well as weekends, 20-24 hours a week.

Key Responsibilities:
• Greets customer on sales floor or phone, and assists in determining make, type, and quality of merchandise desired
• Provides educational experience for the guest when purchasing wine, spirits or beer
• Delivery, Restocking & maintaining warehouse
• Maintains inventory levels in store from stockroom
• Assists the General Manager with performing inventory
• Ensure that customers receive exemplary customer service

Qualifications/Requirements:
• Knowledge and passion for Wine, Spirits & Beer
• Retail management experience highly preferred
• Ability to regularly lift up to 50 pounds, stand for 7-8 hours at a time
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Ability to sell product in a fast paced sales floor along with answering phones and emails
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Email Marketing, POS systems
• Reliable, organized, efficient, courteous, professional, team player

Physical Demands:
• Able to stand on your feet throughout work period
• Possesses multi-limb and eye-hand coordination
• Able to stand, bend, climb, reach, stoop and lift boxes up to 40 lbs.

For a glimpse at our culture, check out #plumpjacklife on Instragram and learn more about our establishment at: http://www.plumpjackwines.com/

If you think you would be a great fit for the PlumpJack Wine Store Team, please reply to 
Carrie Upson at cupson@plumpjack.com with your resume and a job specific cover letter.

Thank you so much,
PlumpJack Team

 

 

Date July 12, 2016
Company Handwritten Wines
Title
DTC Specialist
Location Yountville, CA
Handwritten Wines crafts small lot wines from evocative Cabernet Sauvignon fruit that embody the unique terroir of Napa Valley's finest hillside vineyards. The approach towards our guests demonstrates a similarly personal, high-touch philosophy. Nearly 100% of the Handwritten wines are sold directly to the consumer and therefore the hospitality professionals we seek must be able to tell our story and Napa's terroir story with polish and personality.

Handwritten will break ground this fall on our future estate, laying the path for rapid professional development within the company as we seek to build an exceptional team, nearly from scratch. An exciting time to be a part of a fast-paced, forward-thinking, creative team working with superb wines. We also were named the most romantic destination by cellar pass for our intimate Farmhouse experience.

Applicants should have high-level wine knowledge, polished hospitality skills and the ability to connect with guests and build lasting relationships. The desire to exceed expectations with colleagues and customers alike is a must.

Seeking sales and hospitality professionals with the ambition to lead with an entrepreneurial spirit. Handwritten Wines welcomes diversity, promotes individuality and encourages creativity.

Join our growing team for a brand with endless potential and many incredible projects on the horizon! Too many amazing perks to name but those that are seeking somm creds will be fully supported here including generous tuition reimbursement. The possibilities of this position are endless and we are actively looking for the best and brightest to lead us as we take our next big step.

Compensation for this position is hourly with 30-40 hours per week expected. Potential for bonuses include Allocation Member signups and monthly goals. For the right candidate, this will certainly blossom into something so much more. We can't wait to meet you!

Contact Director of Retail Sales & Operations: Philip O'Conor - philip@handwrittenwines.com

 

 

Date May 26, 2016
Company Rhone Rangers
Title
Volunteer for Rhone Rangers -  June 10 and/or June 11, 2016 
Location San Francisco, CA
Rhone Rangers, an amazing, annual two-day event celebrating American wines made with Rhone Varietals - is looking for volunteers to help manage & pour the wine at the winemaker dinner on Friday, June 10. Additionally, volunteers are needed on Saturday, June 11 for the Syrah seminar moderated by Sara Schneider. 

The time required would be:
Friday, June 10th: 6 - 9pm
Saturday, June 11th: 10am - 12:30pm

If interested, please contact Joel Peterson: joel@solterrastrategies.com.



Date May 10, 2016
Company
TheVINE at Bridges Wine Bar
Title
Server/Bartender             
Location Danville, CA
Compensation: Minimum Wage +tips

Open position in a popular upscale Wine Bar / Retail Shop serving wine and beer only in Downtown Danville. We've got a great small team at this family owned Wine Bar and we are currently seeking an experienced server/bartender combo for part time work. Could grow into most shifts as needed. Experience in the service industry is required. Bartending experience is required. Knowledge of wine and Experience with Aloha POS is required. Most importantly we are seeking applicants with great customer service and communication skills.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES
• Functions as server/bartender.
• Completes opening and closing side work as assigned with the goal of contributing to an organized, well-prepared work environment.
• Maintains a strong food and beverage knowledge base in an effort to provide the best possible guest service experience.
• Maintains clean and orderly work area at all times.
• Any and all other duties as assigned.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
Experience:
• One to two (1-2) years of experience tending bar and/or serving.

Licenses / Certifications:
• TIPS responsible alcohol service certification or equivalent or ability to acquire preferred ServSafe Certified, or California Food Handler's Certificate.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
• ALOHA POS System experience.
• Wine and Spirits knowledge.

WORKING CONDITIONS
• Ability to frequently lift and carry 30 lbs.
• Ability to occasionally lift and carry 50 lbs.
• Ability to change 5.2gal kegs
• Ability to stand and work for extended periods of time during customary service hours.
• Must be able to work flexible hours and shifts.

If interested in applying, contact Leesa Dinubilo at Leesa@thevineatbridges.com.




Date May 10, 2016
Company North Beach Citizens 
Title
Volunteer for 'Judgment of Paris 2.0' -  May 20, 2016               
Location San Francisco, CA
We are looking for 8-10 volunteers to pour wine at an exclusive fundraising event for North Beach Citizens, a nonprofit organization that transitions the homeless into housing. Volunteers will be asked to host a station of two wines in a blind tasting on the evening of May 20, 2016 at the Battery, San Francisco. We are interested in interviewing volunteers who possess a professional demeanor, dynamic personality, and excellent guest service skills. Selected volunteers must arrive promptly at 5:00pm for brief training, attend to the blind tasting until 8:30pm, and may join the event for the final hour after the blind tasting concludes. More information about the organization and the event is available here: www.northbeachcitizens.org/events.

If you're interested in volunteering, please reply to Brenna Moorhead at 
brenmoorhead@gmail.com.



Date May 10, 2016
Company Oakland Crush
Title
Sales Associate                         
Location Oakland, CA
Oakland Crush is looking for an enthusiastic, experienced, and dependable Part-Time Sales Associate to work on Saturdays and/or Sundays.

Oakland Crush is a newly opened, unique neighborhood wine shop in the Jack London district of Oakland, specializing in small-production, independently owned wineries that follow sustainable practices. Our emphasis is on California and European wines that exhibit a true expression of their origins, and on winemakers who follow minimal intervention practices.

Oakland Crush has an area for wine tastings, which occur weekly on Wednesday evenings and Saturdays, often with winemakers present. Customers are also welcome to drink any bottle of wine purchased in the store in the tasting area, either at the bar or 12-foot communal table, for no corkage fee.

The PT Sales Associate will be part of an exciting new wine shop that is community-minded, where we create unique experiences to discover and learn about wines and offer highly personalized service. The PT Sales Associate will be involved in sales, building customer relationships, and pouring and sharing information during wine tastings.

The ideal Sales Associate will enjoy interacting and engaging with all types of customers, be outgoing and personable, knowledgeable and passionate about the types of wines represented at Oakland Crush, and flexible in adapting to an evolving business.

Responsibilities:
- Excellent and thoughtful customer service
- Assist customers in the selection of wines
- Process sales transactions
- Conduct wine tasting events, including pouring, and sharing information about the wines and winemakers featured
- Contribute content for shelf talkers, website, e-newsletters, blog posts, or social media channels
- Open or close the wine shop

- Inventory stocking and maintenance
- General clean up prior to opening and at closing; washing stemware and dishes

Job Requirements:
- Extensive knowledge about wine
- Experience in retail required, ideally working in wine, food, or hospitality industries
- Excellent communication and written skills
- Skilled at sharing information about wines in an accessible and engaging way
- Outgoing, personable, and social
- Organized, efficient, professional, trustworthy, and reliable
- Must be able to lift 40-50 lbs frequently
- Must be 21 years of age or older

Salary: $15/hr

Send resume (and ideally, a cover letter) to info@oaklandcrush.com

Oakland Crush Opening Hours:
Tuesday – Saturday, 11:00 – 8:00, Sunday 11:00 – 7:00

More information about Oakland Crush:
www.oaklandcrush.com
https://instagram.com/oaklandcrush/
www.facebook.com/oakcrush



Date May 5, 2016
Company
Title
SF Prestige Account Manager - Salary & Great Book!
Location San Francisco, CA
San Francisco Prestige Account Manager - Salary and Great Book

Are you an experience sales rep who would like to call on San Francisco's elite restaurants and retailers with a high quality portfolio that reinvigorates your passion for wine? Gregory Condes Wines LLC (gcondeswines.com), an importer and distributor of high quality, artisan producers from the world's top wine regions, is seeking an *experienced wine sales executive* to manage and grow prestige accounts. We offer base compensation, commission, benefits and an expense allowance. We also strive to make it easy for our reps to do a great job, including being able to see inventory and place orders quickly on a smart phone.

Role Description and Requirements:
• Develop and manage accounts
• Achieve sales goals and placement objectives on a monthly basis
• Handle all aspects of account management with unwavering focus on the customer experience; includes sales presentations, order placement and collections
• Organize and conduct winemaker work-withs and events and wine maker dinners
• Perform additional special projects as needed by Sales Manager Candidate Qualifications
• 6+ years selling wine to restaurants and retailers
• Demonstrated excellence in growing accounts in premier restaurants and retailers
• Outstanding customer service
• Currently have established accounts in Bay Area
• Professional, organized, with a positive attitude, total integrity and have exceptional follow through with strong time management skills
• Competent in common computer skills: Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Web

Send resume to Office@GCondesWines.com



Date April 25, 2016
Company
Title
Sommelier/Manager
Location Santa Clara, CA
We are looking for a Sommelier to add to our management team. Duties include wine selling and education of the staff, service, bar and floor management. Other responsibilities include assisting in wine buying, inventory control and wine list management.

You need to have a passion for the restaurant business, a dynamic personality and like working in a fast paced environment. Strong leadership, customer service and floor skills are necessary and good organization skills are a must.

Our concept focuses on a world class wine program, seasonal California cuisine with menus changing frequently. We have high volume lunch and dinner services so good floor skills in managing guest flow and backing up service and bar staff is a must.

Qualified candidate needs to have at least 2 years of wine service experience in a restaurant environment and have a Sommelier certification. Also some supervisory or management experience.

email to : john@thevillagebistro.net 


Date April 22, 2016
Company
Title
Wine Educator Samplers/Consultants APRIL/MAY RUSH 
Location San Francisco Bay Area, Santa Cruz, Napa
NEEDED: 10+ Part-Time Wine Samplers for FLOW WINE GROUP

PAY RATE: $22-$25/hr. based on experience.

WORK TYPE: Your task is to conduct wine tastings (3 to 6 hour shifts) in partner with local wine retailers; You will be independently contracted by our agency and will be placed in retail establishments to explain the wines we are promoting, help demystify the products, make some sales and have fun!

FLEXIBLE HOURS, PART-TIME EVENING/WEEKEND WORK, GREAT PAY!

Please note: We need dynamic wine consultants that we can call on when our events occur. Applicants must be available to work part-time flexible weekday or weekend hours.

SKILLS: NEED TO UNDERSTAND THE BASICS OF WINE AND HOW IT INFLUENCES THE WORLD, NEED TO BE OUTGOING, ACCOUNTABLE, FRIENDLY AND POLISHED IN APPEARANCE! NEED CELL PHONE, INTERNET ACCESS, CAR OR OTHER RELIABLE VEHICLE TRANSPORTATION, WINE INDUSTRY BACKGROUND PREFERRED.

PLEASE NOTE: Interviews will be done via video conference (Skype, Facetime, etc...) In order to apply to become a part of our network, please send your resume and cover letter to Joleary@flowwinegroup.com in subject line "Wine Educator Samplers/Consultants APRIL/MAY RUSH Job In Bay Area".

For more details about our company, please go to: www.flowwinegroup.com

 

Date April 4, 2016
Company
Hamel Family Wines
Title
Senior Estate Ambassador
Location Sonoma, CA

 Hamel Family Wines (“HFW”) in Sonoma Valley is seeking an experienced wine professional with an extensive hospitality background for the position of Senior Estate Ambassador. This position will work closely with HFW’s management and hospitality team to drive direct-to-consumer sales by successfully implementing the hospitality philosophy and leading the experiences. The successful candidate will have a background in wine education, a successful track record of wine sales, and high-end hospitality experience. The candidate must also be a high-energy team player who enjoys being part of growing, successful family business. Salary will be commensurate with experience plus benefits.

Senior Estate Ambassador Roles and Responsibilities
- Lead, and support, solicited and unsolicited direct-to-consumer sales
- Guide guests through estate tour and tasting experiences, with a particular emphasis on the upper end experiences
- Manage hospitality team on the “floor” during operating hours
- Lead HFW’s concierge services
- Oversee, support, and manage hospitality staff, flow, and operations
- Work with HFW management team to develop and sustain staff educational programs Senior Estate Ambassador Qualifications
- 4+ years of sales, wine, and hospitality experience
- Bachelor's degree preferred
- Excellent oral and written communications skills
- Basic wine education and experience, advanced wine education/experience preferred
- Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
- Supportively manage and lead Estate Ambassador staff
- Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, ability to prioritize and produce desired sales results, meet deadlines, and stay on top of deliverables
- Ability to effectively communicate marketing information, policies, and procedures
- Team player, positive attitude, problem solver
- Other duties as assigned

Apply to Dawn Agnew at 
dawn@hamelfamilywines.com to be considered.



Date March 10, 2016
Company
Title Server
Location San Carlos, CA
TasteVin Wine Bar & Bistro is a wine bar that understands pairing wine with food is what gives guests an extraordinary experience.

As part of San Carlos's Laurel Street community, TasteVin offers a contemporary and inviting haven designed for guests to sit back, relax and enjoy meeting up with friends. We take pride in the wines we serve and offer a wine list that is international, approachable and filled with rising stars in the wine world.

Flexible hours, great environment, and the place to be if you are passionate about wine, food, and customer service.

We are looking to fill the following positions:

Servers: Two part-time sommeliers/wine educators or sommeliers/wine educator-in-training. Responsibilities include providing excellent wait service, opening and closing the dining area and bar, stocking wines, promoting retail and wine club. Position available immediately. Must be able to work 2-3 nights a week, including weekends. Seeking one server with restaurant experience and one server (little or no experience, but a passion for wine!) that we will train.

Positions available immediately. Thanks for your interest!

Please apply to Sue Simpson by email sue@tastevinandcheese.com.



Date February 24, 2016
Company
Title Bar Manager
Location San Francisco, CA
West Coast Wine • Cheese is an upscale wine and food destination featuring products sourced exclusively from CA, OR and WA. We have one of the strongest wine lists in San Francisco, and pride ourselves on proper service without pretension. We offer a beautiful space with a great vibe, and the ideal environment to learn and grow.

We are currently looking for a Manager/Lead Bartender. The position requires the ability to lead, mentor, and manage a 3 person staff per shift. It also requires a wine background as you will fill the role of Lead Bartender/Sommelier and be looked to as the expert on staff. Our ideal candidate has a passion for hospitality, is creative and has an eye for detail. Strong communication skills are a must.

Responsibilities include:
• Opening and/or Closing responsibilities
• Providing positive leadership and direction to staff
• Providing high quality service to all guests
• Overseeing operations on a nightly basis with an eye on profitability, cleanliness and safety

Full time candidate to earn hourly pay plus healthy tips. Qualified candidates please submit your resume and a cover letter to info@westcoastsf.com

You can learn more about us at: westcoastsf.com and our Instagram page: instagram.com/westcoastwinesf/



Date February 11, 2016
Company
Tessora's Barra di Vino
Title Winetender/Server
Location Campbell, CA
Tessora's Barra di Vino is an established Bistro/ Wine Bar and Retail shop in Campbell, CA. We are located in the heart of downtown Campbell. Tessora's has a hardworking staff and we are now looking to add a full or part time Server or "Winetender" to our team. We are looking for someone preferably with wine education, or wine experience to work in the front of the house where our wine and beer menu changes weekly. We also do special events and private parties, so this is a high passed position. This person MUST be enthusiastic, friendly, hard working, and passionate about their knowledge of wine, food, safety, and customer service. We are looking for a talented, creative team player in our Wine Bar & Bistro. Food Handlers certification is required upon hire.

If interested, please contact Nikki Shoffner at nikshof7@gmail.com to apply.



Date January 28, 2016
Company Enoteca la Storia
Title Server
Location Los Gatos, CA

Enoteca La Storia is an Italian-themed wine bar/restaurant located in Los Gatos, California. We are family-owned and have been open for almost 6 years. We are looking for wine fanatics to share their knowledge and passion with their co-workers and our amazing customers - via their position as a Server and/or Host. We have an international selection of wines that we offer both retail (over 150 labels) and by-the-glass (over 25 wines), along with an imaginative food menu given that we do not have a full kitchen. If you are interested in serving, learning, tasting, talking and living wine, come join our team! This is a great opportunity to work in a fun, relaxed (though fast-paced at peak times), team-oriented atmosphere, without any attitude or (too much) drama. Some previous service experience preferred. Please visit our website at www.enotecalastoria.com to find out more about us. Thank you!  

To Apply, please contact General Manager Cassie Blake at cassie@enotecalastoria.com or call 408.625.7272.

 

Date January 20, 2016
Company High Treason
Title
Sommelier/Wine Steward
Location San Francisco, CA
 We are a brand new wine bar/wine shop with a full kitchen opening imminently in the Inner Richmond, San Francisco. We are looking for candidates of all levels of wine knowledge to round out our opening team. This is a unique opportunity to be first on hand in what we hope will become a seminal San Francisco wine destination. Please send resumes and a brief "this is where I am, this is where I want to go" note to info@hightreasonsf.com .


Date January 13, 2016
Company Wine Opinions
Title Research Associate
Location
St Helena, CA
 Wine market research company seeks an independent wine industry professional for the position of Research Associate in Survey Development and Reporting. Responsibilities include drafting proposals, survey questionnaires, and reports based on data, charts, graphs, and other input and direction from the data analysis team. Ability to write long-form, professional business reports and experience in such reporting is essential. Knowledge of wines and the wine industry is also essential. There is significant potential for growth in this position. Compensation will be based on an hourly rate, working as in independent contractor.

To apply, contact Sherri Fidel at info@wineopinions.com or 707.738.8796.

 

Date January 13, 2016
Company Wine Opinions
Title
Internet Advertising Professional
Location St Helena, CA

Leading wine market research firm seeks an independent social media and Internet professional to create and manage online and social media campaigns aimed at U.S. wine consumers and members of the wine trade. Campaign goals are driving traffic to special offer pages of website and achieving high conversion rates. Proficiency with Google Ad Words, advertising on Facebook, Twitter, and other online channels is essential. Working knowledge of wine and the wine industry, and experience in creating campaigns targeted to wine consumers is also essential. Compensation will be based on an hourly rate, working as in independent contractor.

To apply, contact Sherri Fidel at info@wineopinions.com or 707.738.8796.

 

Date April 2, 2015
Company San Francisco Wine School
Title Instructor
Location Bay Area

Our students expect and deserve the very best teachers. If you want to inspire tomorrow’s professionals by teaching engaging wine classes and guiding students toward their career goals, send us your cover letter and resume at jobs@sfwineschool.com. Master of Wine, Master Sommelier, WSET Diploma in Wine & Spirits, Certified Wine Educator, Certified Specialist of Spirits, Cicerone and/or French Wine Scholar credentials preferred and some of these are required to teach specific programs. More importantly, you must have the ability to connect with students, simplify complex topics, draw global comparisons, invite critical thinking and guide blind tastings. Ten years of experience in some aspect of the restaurant or wine trade and five years of experience teaching is ideal. Deep knowledge of world wine regions, especially California and France is required.
 
 
 

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San Francisco Wine School strives to open up the world of wine to serious students and enthusiasts everywhere while helping people of all levels break into the wine industry, advance their career, or simply pursue their passions. Founded by Master Sommelier and Certified Wine Educator David Glancy, San Francisco Wine School is the largest wine school in the U.S., offering the most thoughtful approach to wine study. Classes are taught in our state of the art wine education center and our cutting edge virtual classroom by industry-leading instructors from all major educational disciplines.

San Francisco Wine School’s curriculum features the best content in the business: expert course materials, carefully conceived wine flights, and in-depth blind tasting exercises designed to engage students, illuminate course content and enhance learning. Our brand new sunlight-filled Wine Education Center is conveniently located just 5 minutes from San Francisco International Airport. It boasts 16-ft high coved ceilings, eight 12-ft tall arched windows, and gorgeous 180 degree views of the San Bruno Mountains, South San Francisco City Hall and the San Francisco Bay, making it the perfect place to enjoy classes, industry seminars and tastings and host a wide variety of private events.

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