Assistant Head Sommelier

Pall Mall, London

Location
Pall Mall, London
Contract Type
Full time - Permanent
Hours / Work patterns
40 Hours
Salary
£38,951.20
Closing date
17 July 2024

Assistant Head Sommelier £38,951.20 Pall Mall

The Royal Automobile Club is an exclusive world-class private members club, with 2 stunning clubhouses in London and Epsom. Providing a first-class service offering accommodation, dining, sports and leisure facilities for the enjoyment of our members and guests.

This role is based in the Great Gallery, our fine dining restaurant in Pall Mall, London.

Benefits of working at the Royal Automobile Club:

  • Annual staff bonus
  • Free meals on duty
  • Paid birthday day off
  • Generous pension
  • Christmas off in Pall Mall
  • Perkbox discount scheme
  • European RAC cover
  • Interest-free season ticket loan
  • Employer-paid health cash plan
  • 24/7 Employee Assistance Programme
  • Staff parties

Purpose of the role:

We are looking for an Assistant Head Sommelier to assist the head sommelier and the sommelier team in the day to day running of the Great Gallery restaurant.

Responsibilities:

  • Creating a warm and welcoming atmosphere
  • Passionate about delivering first-class customer service
  • Monthly stock take
  • Support with staff training
  • Advising members on wine lists
  • To lead and manage the sommelier team and running a station in the Great Gallery when necessary

About you:

  • Fine dining experience leading a team of sommeliers
  • WSET level 2/3
  • Comprehensive knowledge of world wines and beverages
  • Awareness of Licencing laws

Club Values:

HEARTS

  • Heritage - Our rich motoring, social, sporting and architectural heritage runs through the fabric and the nature of the Club
  • Excellence - Excellence is not an achievement; it is something we strive for every day.
  • Accountability - Taking ownership of our work, meeting our own high standards, honouring our commitments and acting with professionalism.
  • Respect - Showing consideration and understanding to our members and colleagues.
  • Trust – Acting with fairness, honesty and integrity.
  • Sustainability – Actively contribute to reducing our environmental impact, improving our operational efficiency and continuing to build our reputation.

Please visit our website for more information about our Club Vision and Values.

What to expect:

  • All applications will be reviewed
  • Immediate interview dates available
  • Closing date 17 July 2024
Location
Pall Mall, London
Contract Type
Full time - Permanent
Hours / Work patterns
40 Hours
Salary
£38,951.20
Closing date
17 July 2024