• Wine Runner - Balthazar Restaurant

    Job Type: Restaurant
    Level of Wine Proficiency: All Levels
    Salary: $17-$19/hr

    Job Description

    Hours:     6-8hr shifts, no more than 40 hrs/week: Nights and Weekends available.

    Reports to:  Floor Manager (during shift) and Beverage Director

    Main responsibility:  running wines from middle cellar (one flight down) to restaurant floor as per Floor Manager/as ordered by guests during service.  Some restocking, wine label removal, preparing wine take-away bags as needed, decanting and bottle opening if needed.  Important liaison between the floor and beverage department.

    This is a great entry level wine department position and resume builder for those new to wine and looking to break into the wine business.  Upon successful completion, we will be happy to provide references.

    Contact Info

    Name: Rebecca Banks

    Company: Balthazar Restaurant

    Address: 80 Spring Street

    Email: rbanks@balthazarny.com

  • Wine Retail Specialist — Gowanus Wine Studio & Tasting Table

    Job Type: Retail/ Part Time
    Level of Wine Proficiency: All Levels
    Salary: $18-$25 Depending upon experience

    Job Description

    Less than a year old, the Gowanus Wine Studio & Tasting Table is a new retail shop in the Wild West of Gowanus, BK. We are looking for energetic, passionate wine enthusiasts with an entrepreneurial spirit. Our focus is to make local, family & women producers with sustainable wine practices more accessible to every day consumers.
    We are looking for someone customer service minded that can integrate well with our growing clientele and team. We open a daily bottle for the neighborhood, so being confident in pouring and speaking of wine/s a plus.  We also host regular public tasting events so if you have an interest in wine education there will be additional avenues of growth.

    Retail role will include sales (including pairing suggestions), customer service relations, receiving orders, restocking, event participation, store opening and closing and POS operations. (Ability to lift 40 pounds).

    Our current need is weekend support, but intend to increase hours as needed. Thanks you for reaching out!

    Contact Info

    Name: Aimee
    Company: Gowanus Wine Studio & Tasting Table
    Address: 257 3rd Avenue, Brooklyn NY
    Telephone: 917-687-6058
    Email: info@gowanuswinestudio.com

  • Wine Store Manager - Modern Wine

    Job Type: Retail
    Level of Wine Proficiency: Intermediate to Advanced
    Salary: Competitive hourly rate ($20-24/hour), commensurate with experience

    Job Description

    We are the owners of an established wine and spirits store on the Upper West Side of NYC, ushering the store into its next chapter.  We are seeking a passionate and customer-oriented Sales Associate to join our team.

    We believe that wine should be approachable and exciting. Our aim is to create a unique in-store experience with knowledgeable staff, making it easier for everyone to find the wine & spirits they love. Our team is behind a well-established, popular wine bar in Hell’s Kitchen, and we’ll bring the same warmth, friendly service, and level of quality to this UWS store. We aspire to transform the store into a hub on the UWS, not only for buying wine & spirits, but to build community in the neighborhood and beyond.

    Responsibilities:

    • Assist customers in selecting wines based on their preferences, occasion, and budget.
    • Provide expert recommendations and knowledge about different types of wines, regions, and varietals.
    • Offer tastings and conduct educational sessions to enhance customers’ understanding and appreciation of wine.
    • Process transactions accurately using our point-of-sale system.
    • Maintain cleanliness and organization of the store, including restocking shelves and arranging displays.
    • Uphold high standards of customer service to ensure a memorable shopping experience.

    Qualifications:

    • Previous retail or customer service experience, preferably in a wine or beverage-related environment.
    • A genuine passion for wine and a desire to continuously learn and expand knowledge.
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
    • Ability to work flexible hours, including evenings, weekends, and holidays.
    • Strong attention to detail and the ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment.
    • Must be at least 21 years of age and able to lift and carry up to 40 pounds.

    Benefits:

    • Competitive hourly wage commensurate with experience
    • Employee discounts on wine purchases
    • Learning and professional development within the wine and hospitality space
    • Fun and dynamic work environment with passionate colleagues and supportive management.

     

    How to Apply:

    Please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your qualifications and why you would be a great fit for our team to jobs@modernwine.co

     

    We look forward to hearing from you!

     

     

    Contact Info

    Name: Seema Gunda

    Email:jobs@modernwine.co

     

     

  • Sales Rep - Monsieur Touton

    Job Type: Distributor/Full Time
    Level of Wine Proficiency: Intermediate to Advanced
    Salary:Annual salary is $50,000-$70,000 (Range is based on relationships)

    Job Description

    Monsieur Touton Selection, NC is currently seeking an experienced Wine Sales professional to focus on the Asheville, NC market. We are an Importer/Distributor based in NY with 35 years of experience, and industry leaders in selections from France, Italy, Spain, and the New World. Monsieur Touton Selection, Ltd. is experiencing unprecedented growth and we are seeking a Sales Professional looking to take their career to the next level. We offer above average commission rates, reimbursement for expenses, and monthly bonus potential. Health insurance, dental, and matching 401K.

    Requirements of the job include:

    1. Manage and grow existing territories in the above area with an emphasis on customer relationships, on and off-premise accounts.
    2. Expanding our reach by opening new accounts
    4. Strong work ethic, relationship-building skills, and a track record of success.

    Experience:
    1. Current distributor sales professionals a plus.
    2. Knowledge of competitive landscape, and fine wine knowledge including French, Italian, Spanish, and California preferred.
    3. Effective communication skills.
    4. Must have a minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in wine distribution for existing accounts

    All applications will be considered in confidence.

    Contact Info

    Name: Julie Liang

    Company: Monsieur Touton Selection

    Address: 129 W 27th St, 9th Fl, New York, NY 10001

    Telephone: 212-255-0674

    Email: careers@mtouton.com (please have resumes sent to this email address)

  • Jr Wine Specialist - Zachy's Wine Auction - Port Chester, NY (Onsite)

    Job Type: Full Time
    Level of Wine Proficiency: All levels

    Job Description

    We invite you to join us on this incredible journey as a Jr. Wine Specialist, where you will have the primary responsibilities of cataloging and assessing wines for sale, managing auction consignments as they flow through NetSuite and developing and maintaining client relationships. This entry-level position will also provide research and special project support as needed.

    Responsibilities

    • Assess wines onsite; approximately 70-80% of the Junior Wine Specialist’s time will be spent in the onsite temperature-controlled warehouse assessing, packing, cataloging wines for sale
    • Manage consignor property and ensure that it goes into the catalog database in an accurate and efficient manner
    • Manage Supplies par system in Property area
    • Travel to off-site locations for consignment pick up and/or wine assessment (up to 30% travel required)
    • Develop and establish long term relationships with consignors; maintain consignor records
    • Contact potential bidders with information regarding auction lots of interest
    • Research wines for accurate pricing; provide written copy for catalogues such as tasting notes
    • Assist with catalogue production
    • Assist with storage intake
    • Provide support during auctions as needed (i.e., executing bids, data entry, attending sale room tasting bottle table, etc.)
    • Special projects as assigned

    Requirements

    The successful person in this position is a team player with a dynamic, outgoing personality.  You have excellent communication and organization skills and are meticulous and detail focused.  You are a multi-tasking master that enjoys working independently in a fast-paced environment.

    • Four-year degree or equivalent experience required; interest in wine is a plus!
    • WSET Level 2 preferred
    • Must be able to lift and carry up to 40 lbs.
    • Must be proficient with Microsoft Office, especially Excel, Word & Outlook
    • Must be comfortable working in a warehouse environment
    • Must be able to work while standing for most of the shift
    • Must be able to travel as needed

    Work Hours: (Onsite) Monday -Friday some evenings and weekends required.

    How to Apply:

    Please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your qualifications and why you would be a great fit for our team hiring@zachys.com

    We look forward to hearing from you!

    Contact Info

    Name:Lizbeth Canas

    Email:hiring@zachys.com

  • Store Manager - Midtown east, NYC

    Job Type: Retailt/Full Time
    Level of Wine Proficiency: Intermediate to Advanced
    Salary:$60K-$90K

    Job Description

    If you have a passion for wine and spirits come join our team. We are looking for a highly motivated store manager to oversee a successful store located in midtown East. We offer worldwide selection of wines and spirits displayed on 8ft tall shelves with great exposure from the outside due its large windows.
    The Wine Store Manager oversees the daily operations of the business with a high foot traffic. This includes managing employees, ordering and stocking inventory, assisting customers with selections, and ensuring customer satisfaction.

    Key Responsibilities:
    • Hiring, training, and managing a team of wine store employees
    • Creating schedules and ensuring proper coverage
    • Communicating inventory and managing stock levels
    • Checking pricing, labeling, and shelf stocking
    • Assisting customers with questions and recommending products
    • Ensuring cleanliness and organization of the store
    • Working with vendors and wineries to curate the wine selection
    • Staying up to date with industry trends and new products
    • Planning and executing wine tastings and events.

    Qualifications:
    • Minimum of 3 years of experience working in a wine related industry venue
    • Knowledge of various types of wines and spirits
    • Strong communication and customer service skills
    • Ability to lead and motivate a team
    • Proficiency in inventory management software and point of sale (POS) systems
    • Knowledge of regulatory compliance requirements for alcohol sales
    • Ability to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends, as needed

    Education:
    • High school diploma or equivalent required
    • Bachelor’s degree in business, hospitality, or related field preferred
    • Sommelier certification preferred

    Physical Requirements:
    • Ability to stand for extended periods of time
    • Ability to lift and move heavy items up to 50 pounds
    • Ability to climb ladders and stairs

    This job description is intended to convey information essential to understanding the scope of the Wine Store Manager position and it is not intended to be an exhaustive list of qualifications, duties, or responsibilities associated with the role.
    Duties and responsibilities may be subject to change based on business needs.

    Contact Info

    Name: Mario Duta

    Telephone: 917-478-0901

    Email:mpd0902@gmail.com

  • Wine Coordinator - JSW Wine & Spirits, New Jersey

    Job Type: Retailt/Part Time
    Level of Wine Proficiency: Quite knowledgeable to advanced
    Salary:$16.50-$19.00/hourly

    Job Description

    This role shares knowledge and expertise to guide and educate customers with their purchases. They drive sales by building relationships and creating interest and enthusiasm with customers and team members.  If you have a passion for wine, spirits, food, and educating others, this could be the role for you!

    Contact Info

    Name: Joshua Kelly

    Company: JSW Wine & Spirits Inc

    Address:15 Woodbridge Center Drive, Woodbridge NJ, 07095

    Telephone: (732) 596-3268

    Email:WineManager@MtLaurelWineandLiquor.com

  • Wine Specialist - JSW Wine & Spirits, New Jersey

    Job Type: Retailt/Full Time
    Level of Wine Proficiency: Quite knowledgeable to advanced
    Salary:$21.00-$24.00/hourly

    Job Description

    Our Wine store offers hundreds of wines from all over the world. In this role, you’ll serve as the product knowledge expert for wine, building relationships and customer loyalty by proactively providing personalized solutions and pairing suggestions that create interest and enthusiasm for our products and deliver incredible, knowledge based service. If you have a passion for wine and food pairings, this could be the role for you!

    Contact Info

    Name: Thomas Reed

    Company: JSW Wine & Spirits Inc

    Address: 2 Centerton Road, Mt Laurel NJ, 08054

    Telephone: (856) 439-5599

    Email:WineManager@MtLaurelWineandLiquor.com

     

  • Sales Representative - Symposium Wine Co

    Job Type: Distributor/ Full Time
    Level of Wine Proficiency: All Levels
    Salary: Sommelier $15 per hour plus full cut from the floor, plus health benefits

    Job Description

    Symposium Wine Co. represents  small, family-run organic and biodynamic producers who make honest, balanced, and classically styled wines. Our focus in on the original areas of wine production, e.g. Greece, Cyprus, The Middle East, Italy and France. Our portfolio is always growing as we find wineries that share our commitment to sustainable viticulture, minimally invasive winemaking and historical focus.
    We currently operate in NY, NJ, CT, VA, DC, IL and FL.

    Our management team is located in NJ and NY, are always accessible, and are highly supportive.

    We are looking for a full-time sales representative to work the Brooklyn and Lower Manhattan markets. We offer above average base draw and commission rates, expense reimbursement, and bonus travel opportunities.

    Candidate requirements:

    Self Starter and thrives on self-directed scheduling
    Positive attitude with an owner mentality representing our brands

    Outstanding customer service
    Passion for wine and food
    Organized

    Experience and relationships with on and off premise accounts from employment with a wholesaler, importer, retailer or restaurant
    Driven to open new accounts, develop and maintain relationships
    Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
    Strong wine knowledge, food pairings, menu evaluation skills
    Great communication skills.
    Can lift 40 pounds.

    This is an amazing opportunity for a sales professional with a love of wine to further their career with a well-organized, fast-growing, and dynamic company.

    Additional details about the company, portfolio, and compensation will be provided upon requested interview.

    Contact Info

    Name: Link Landvik-Larsen

    Company: Symposium Wine Co

    Email: link@symposiumwineco.com

     

     

  • Order Associate - MHW

    Job Type: Full Time/Distributor/Importer
    Level of Wine Proficiency: Intermediate
    Salary:$48,000

    Job Description

    MHW reinvented how alcoholic beverages go to market in the United States and provides industry-leading solutions for market access, sales fulfillment, and compliance management to producers and importers of alcoholic beverage globally. We have helped many of the most successful brands in alcohol enter and excel in the US market. And we are in growth mode to help the next generations of brands achieve outsized success in a highly competitive environment.

    Who are we looking for?

    MHW is growing!  We are looking to add an order associate to our team.  The ideal candidate is an intelligent, energetic, detail-oriented person with a service-oriented mindset. They will deal daily with retail and wholesale beverage alcohol buyers and with our warehouse to ensure accurate and timely order fulfillment activities. We need someone who combines meticulous data entry skills with patience and a willingness to assist all customers.  A cooperative and easy-going personality and comfort with operating in a fast-paced environment will enable success and satisfaction in the role.  This is a data entry and customer service position, not sales or marketing.

    Qualifications:

    • High level of attention to detail
    • Proficiency with Microsoft Office
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills
    • Comfort operating in a fast-paced environment
    • An exhibited passion for customer service
    • Demonstrated success in delivering results & proactively overcoming obstacles
    • Committed to being a team player
    • Background working in an office setting in a customer service capacity
    • Wine and Spirits knowledge is a plus

    MHW Employee Benefits

    • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance Plans
    • Generous 401k Match
    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Paid Family Leave
    • Flexible Time Off
    • Company-seeded and matched HSA (Health Savings Account)

    MHW is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing an environment that celebrates diversity and where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and employees.  We do not discriminate against race, color, religions, national origin, age, sex, marital status, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic provided by law.

    Contact Info

    Name: Cassie Hoffman

    Company: MHW

    Email: Cassandra.hoffman@sovos.com

  • Wine Focused Sales Associate Position – Seaholm Wine and Liquors 

    Job Type: Retail/ Full Time

    Level of Wine Proficiency: Intermediate to Advanced

    Salary: Hourly

    Job Description

    Seaholm Wine and Liquor is an independent retail wine and spirits store that has been in Huntington, Long Island for decades. We are looking for a reliable team player to fill a full time, wine focused Sales Associate position. Duties include assisting customers, answering their questions and making recommendations, maintaining and stocking products on shelves, receiving deliveries, organizing and putting away cases in our storage areas. Good communication skills, a positive customer focused, service based attitude, working on your feet for hours at a time and the ability to lift 40+ pounds regularly are essential qualities for the successful candidate. Wine and spirits knowledge and sales experience is greatly preferred. We are wine people and you should be too.

    Contact Info

    Name: Chris Lin
    Company: Seaholm Wine & Liquor
    Address: 134 Wall Street, Huntington, NY 11734
    Email: info@seaholmwines.com

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