Sommelier, Johannesburg

Last update 2024-07-20
Expires 2024-08-20
ID #2205784859
Sommelier, Johannesburg
South Africa, Gauteng, Johannesburg,
Modified June 25, 2024


About Four Seasons: Four Seasons is powered by our people.

We are a collective of individuals who crave to become better, to push ourselves to new heights and to treat each other as we wish to be treated in return.

Our team members around the world create amazing experiences for our guests, residents, and partners through a commitment to luxury with genuine heart.

We know that the best way to enable our people to deliver these exceptional guest experiences is through a world-class employee experience and company culture.

At Four Seasons, we believe in recognizing a familiar face, welcoming a new one and treating everyone we meet the way we would want to be treated ourselves.

Whether you work with us, stay with us, live with us or discover with us, we believe our purpose is to create impressions that will stay with you for a lifetime.

It comes from our belief that life is richer when we truly connect to the people and the world around us.

About the location: High up on the rocky Witwatersrand is where you’ll find us.

Despite being in the middle of South Africa’s largest city, our Westcliff Hotel feels like a chic hillside village, with nine sun-splashed villas woven with courtyards, fountains and gardens.

Take a ride up our glass elevator to meet friends for seasonally inspired dishes at Flames, visit our destination day spa that captures the serenity of the region with its nature-inspired treatments, or simply step out onto your room’s balcony to enjoy a quiet moment as you admire the endless treetops that stretch out before you.

About Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff, Johannesburg Join Our Team at the iconic Four Seasons Hotel the Westcliff, Johannesburg.

A stylish urban resort elevated on a hillside with panoramic views across the Johannesburg Zoo and the prestigious neighbourhoods’ of the Parks whilst working on a team that is built on mutual respect, collaboration, excellent service and a passion for food and wine.

We seek a highly motivated and service-minded individual to join the Food & Beverage Team as a Sommelier.

The deeply instilled Four Seasons culture is personified by its employees, people who share a single focus and are inspired to offer great service.

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts has been ranked FORTUNE Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For.” “The reason for our success is no secret.

It comes down to one single principle that transcends time and geography, religion, and culture.

It’s the Golden Rule – the simple idea that if you treat people well, the way you would like to be treated, they will do the same.” – Isadore Sharp, Founder and Chairman Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts Job Summary Create and update the wine list in coordination with the kitchen and the Food and Beverage.

Recommend food and wine pairings.

Advise guests on wines based on their personal tastes and food choices.

Inform guests about different varieties of wines and prices.

Ensure wines are served at the right temperature and within the proper glassware.

Store open bottles properly to maintain strong taste.

Manage wine cellar and ensure its fully stocked The train staff on available wines.

Negotiate purchase prices with vendors.

Organize wine tasting days or “wine of the month” events.

Comply with all health and safety regulations.

What to Expect: Be part of a cohesive team with opportunities to build a successful career with global potential Have access to a robust benefit plan Have the opportunity to engage in diverse and challenging work Derive a sense of pride in work well done Be recognized for excellence Learn more aboutwhat it is like to work at Four Seasons – visit us: Successful candidate must possess legal rights to work in South Africa Please note that due to the large number of responses we receive, only candidates being considered for the above position will be contacted for an interview.

Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Monthly
Occupation: Sommelier

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