Tasting Room Ambassador – Constantia

Well established wine farm in Constantia seeks a motivated, energetic and competent Tasting Room Ambassador.

The ideal candidate has to have at least minimum 2 years relevant experience in a similar position and has to have knowledge of wine. Grade 12 & Wine course with more than 1 years’ Wine and / or Sales experience. Speaks Afrikaans and English fluently. Job Description: Tasting Room Ambassador is responsible the day to day operations in the tasting room, this includes building brand awareness at tasting room, wine shows or functions, Always exceed guest expectations through service excellence. Identify new clients and client interests, ability to put clients at ease and interact with clients, able to identify new growth opportunities to increase brand and product awareness. Responsible for point of sale at tasting room.

Greet visitors and pour wines for tasting, Make recommendations to increase sales and services, Manage POS system and Office application systems, Complete all end of day and end of month reports. Support and monitor the tasting room areas to ensure that yearly budget projections are achieved. Monitor and assist with wine/non-wine inventories and general maintenance of the tasting room. Knowledge of brands being poured and company history. Assist with hospitality at special events as required. Job Requirements: Knowledge of the wine industry, excellent verbal and written communication skills, Strong analytical, Excellent organizational skills and the ability to follow through on projects with minimal supervision, Enthusiasm for wine in general and its products in particular, Relaxed, friendly and professional demeanour, Able to interact effectively with staff and other departments within the winery as well as agencies/vendors/customers. Only candidates with previous experience as Tasting Room Assistant will be considered.

Please contact Chantelle Johansson at chantelle@steenbergfarm.com

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