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Sommelier

Doha

Full job details

Recruiter
W Doha Hotels & Residences
Posted
27/11/2016
Ref
66572893en
Location
Doha
Job Type
Food & Beverage
Sector
Hotel
Job Level
Non-Management
 

Job Description

 

Sommelier
Company

W Doha Hotel & Residences has been awarded for the past 2 years Best Business Hotel by the Conde Nast Traveller Middle East Reader’s Choice Awards. We are setting the tone for fashion and entertainment lifestyle in Doha and in Middle-East. Working for unique and refreshing lifestyle brand such as W and joining Starwood - one of the leading names in hospitality will open doors for many future career opportunities.
For more information about us, please visit:
http://www.whoteldoha.com



Location

Nestled in the heart of the city, right in the business district where the past meets with the future, art meets science, tradition meets haute couture and culture meets nightlife, the W Doha reveals the unexpected side of modern Doha, thrilling guests with unrivalled insider access to what is new and next in this booming desert capital. Work and play come easy at the W, with Qatar Financial Center, major oil & gas corporations and ministries just walking distance from the hotel, plus the country’s largest mall just a 3 minute drive away.



Department

As Sommelier you will be a part of our Beverage & Food department reporting to the Restaurant Manager of the outlet.



Job Description

As a Sommelier you will be overseeing the wine culture for the property, the inventory of all wine lists, ensuring sales targets are meet and promoting the philosophy of wine at W Doha. You will further be responsible for the education of all Talent across the different departments with regards to their wine knowledge and wine pairing. You will develop wine menus and their promotions according to the business needs. As a Sommelier you are responsible to oversee the wine sales in the assigned outlet along with generating ideas to maximize profits.



Requirements

At least 2 to 3 years of experience in Food & Beverage operations in a luxurious property is required.
Previous Middle East Experience is preferred.
A College Degree or a Diploma in Hotel Management or in a related filed are required. A degree or certificate in wine studies preferred.
We expect you to have in-depth knowledge of Microsoft Office software and Micros.
Proficiency in the English language, both written and verbal, is a must. Proficiency in the Arabic language is beneficial.
We want you to be an outstanding coach and mentor with strong leadership skills, committed to the development of your team.
We expect you to ensure that our guests feel welcome and WOW them in the W way!