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The Good Wine Shop is a growing, independent, small business which employs people with a real passion for wine, craft beers and artisan spirits. We have two shops – in Chiswick and Kew in West London.

Assistant Manager – Kew Shop

This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious person who wishes to further develop a career in the wine industry. We are a growing and ambitious company, recent runner up as Decanter Best London Wine Shop and Champagne & Sparkling Retailer of the Year and are looking for a highly motivated individual to join our team at Kew. You will have the chance to be involved in many aspects of the wine industry including sales, events, stock management, social media and marketing.

We are looking for the following attributes or experience:

  • Excellent communication and customer service skills.
  • Strong ability to build rapport with customers and advise on wine, spirits and specialist beer purchases at all levels.
  • A sales instinct and commercial awareness to help grow retail sales and private client fine wine opportunities.
  • A high level of integrity, reliability and trustworthiness together with a positive, driven and self-motivating attitude.
  • Strong organisational skills and an attention to detail as well as being energetic and physically fit.
  • A good degree of common sense as well as the ability to problem solve and be flexible where required.
  • Experience of organising and marketing tasting events.
  • A smart, professional image and attitude coupled with a warm and friendly manner and a sense of humour.

Please forward your CV and cover letter explaining your suitability for the position to careers@thegoodwineshop.co.uk

Part-Time Wine Server/Advisor – Kew Shop

This is an exciting opportunity for an energetic individual to help with our new drink-in offering at our Kew Shop. We are a growing and ambitious company and recent winner of Independent Champagne Retailer of the Year 2017. We are looking for a highly motivated individual to join our team to serve and advise customers drinking on the premises.

This is an ideal position for a candidate looking to explore the wine trade as a future career path while developing their wine knowledge.

We are looking for the following attributes or experience:

  • Excellent communication and customer service skills.
  • A passion for wine and a good basic wine knowledge together with ability to build rapport with customers.
  • A high level of integrity, reliability and trustworthiness together with a positive and self-motivated attitude.
  • Experience managing a section – preferably in a restaurant environment.
  • Experience handling drinks and serving wine.
  • Ability to ensure a prompt, upbeat and friendly service at all times.
  • Able to handle clean down procedures and maintain cleaning records.
  • The role will entail handling a small food offering and making wine recommendations
  • Setting up, relaying and cleaning down tables.
  • Available to work until 22:30 Friday & Saturday – flexible to work other evenings.

Please forward your CV and cover letter explaining your suitability for the position to careers@thegoodwineshop.co.uk