Company URL: (www.): www.tastehungary.com
Job Title:: Sommelier
Contract Type:: Full time
Job Location (Country):: Hungary
Description:: We are looking for full-time staff for our busy wine shop and tasting room, The Tasting Table Budapest. Responsibilities include serving customers, leading wine tastings, educating clients on Hungarian wine, preparing cheese boards, selling wine, and back-end office duties to support the running of the shop. Passion for Hungarian wine is required. Wine industry experience, hospitality experience, and WSET (or similar) wine education is highly preferred.
* An interest in meeting and interacting with new people, and introducing them to Hungarian culture. You must be outgoing, friendly, and full of energy!
* The ability to think outside of the box and understand when it’s time to try doing things a different way!
* The right person will have had experience working abroad and will be able to explain Hungarian cuisine and wine to those unfamiliar with it, and put it into proper context.
* Passion and knowledge for Hungarian food and wine is a must. Experience or education in the food/wine industry, hospitality, or tourism, food services is preferred.
* You must have knowledge of Budapest’s food and wine scene, and be interested in following the trends, the people, and the places.
* You must be detail-oriented, have excellent organizational and problem-solving skills, and creativity.
* Computer & technology proficiency including Google-based apps.
A flexible attitude, and an understanding that in the tourism field last-minute bookings and weekend tours are often the norm.
* English and Hungarian fluency (spoken and written). Please let us know if you speak any other languages!
* WSET (or similar) wine certifications, or industry experience are preferable for the wine guides & educator positions.
Sommeliers in the operation team:: 3 Sommeliers
Work permit:: - Need work visa
Accommodation:: - Not provided
Languages required:: English
Wine list:: - more than 150 bins
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Contact Name:: Carolyn Banfalvi
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