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Wine & Liquor Sales Specialist

Wine & Liquor Sales Specialist

ID 
2018-2024
# of Openings 
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Job Locations 
US-NJ-Somerville
Min. Exp. (Yrs) 
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Posted Date 
5/7/2018
Category 
Sales

More information about this job

Overview

 

Duties to be performed:

 

-Provide superior customer service by establishing a rapport with customers while offering informed sales recommendations

-Maintain store visual presentation according to company merchandising guidelines

-Replenish and maintain inventory, including home spots, end caps, and platforms in preparation for product delivery

-Perform store opening and closing procedures

-Assist and/or conduct with complimentary in-store tastings and events.

-Perform cashier functions and adhere to minor policy while completing customer transactions

-Office organization, filing, computer data entry, basic office duties

-Inventory/accounts payable reconciliation

-Ownership of store cleanliness and assist in maintaining standards on the sales floor, stock room, kitchen, bathroom, etc

-Attend staff education sessions and on/offsite events as needed

-Computer graphics/design for creation of flyers, announcements

 

Education desired:

-High school diploma or equivalent

-WSET, Sommelier or other industry certification (plus)

 

Previous experience desired:

-Min 1 - 3 years in food/beverage/hospitality and/or retail experience highly desirable

-Demonstrated ability to interact well with customers, and maintain strong customer relations.

-Excellent verbal and written communications skill required

-Prior experience in a team environment requiring professional and effective communication skills (team player)

-Handling multiple projects/tasks at a time and meeting deadlines

-POS (front and back of the house)

 

Specific qualifications:

-Computer skills: proficiency in MS Word and Excel

-Ability to walk, bend down repeatedly, and be on feet for 10-12 hours a day

-Ability to climb ladders and lift 50 lbs. overhead and repeatedly

-Nights and weekends availability required

 

Benefits include generous paid time off, medical/dental/vision insurance and a 401K plan matching!