Food & Beverage | Listed 23 April

QT Auckland – Sommelier / Shift Manager

New Zealand
Work type
Full time

About EVT 

When you join EVT, you are joining one of Australia and New Zealand’s leading experience companies. EVT encompasses Entertainment businesses that excite every sense, Ventures driven by a passion for new opportunities and Travel businesses that always feel local and authentic. At EVT, we’re the shakers and the Daymakers. The experience creators. The possibility makers and opportunity takers. We aim to make a positive impact on our people, communities and environment, every day. 

About QT 

A collection of 10 hotels and resorts spanning Australia and New Zealand, each QT is linked by our signature service and commitment to quirk. And our people? With personalities as unique and extraordinary as each property, individuality is more than encouraged. What will you bring to the mix? 

About QT Auckland

In the beating heart of Viaduct Harbour, QT Auckland is your place to shine. From Esther to Rooftop at QT, splashy event venues and all 150 rooms in between, it’s always abuzz with activity. If you love shaking things up while providing superb service, we’d love to hear how you’d make your mark.

About the role

To manage the day-to-day wine sales and service of wine at Esther Restaurant aiding customers in their wine choices. Provide professional, efficient and accurate service in all types of beverages in order to completely satisfy our guests during their meal experience and consistent delivery of service. You will assist in overseeing daily operations, leading the team, and maintaining high standards of customer service.

Key Responsibilities :

  • To maintain a high level of service to all guests at all times.
  • Aid the Bar Manager to compile and continually develop the wine and beverage list to maximise profitability while providing guest satisfaction and delight. 
  • Ensure that the monthly stock take is completed and passed on to the Bar Manager. 
  • Take a proactive approach on leading training sessions for the team on high selling items, old /new world wine knowledge and the art of selling across the broader team.
  • Observe the overall process and work with the food and beverage staff to initiate change to ensure the overall operation is as smooth, efficient and professional as possible.

Benefits & perks 

At EVT, we want our people to experience our businesses and be brand and experience advocates. So, we make sure access to amazing ‘Elevate Perks’ are available to all staff from day dot. 

  • Incredible team member discounts from your first day on-the-job.  
  • 50% off stays at EVT hotels – Rydges, LyLo, QT, Atura, and more.  
  • $2 movie tickets, plus Moonlight, Gold Class, Candy Bar discounts and more.  
  • Awesome winter and summer savings and discounts at Thredbo.  
  • Rapid career growth opportunities through our EVT network.  
  • Local community involvement, volunteering and charitable giving.   
  • Australia and NZ’s largest and most diverse experiences company.   

Skills & experience 

  • Sommelier experience required in a similar role and environment.
  • A passion for hospitality and a drive to learn more.
  • Hands on ‘can do’ attitude.
  • High level of communication.
  • Clear understanding of sequence of service.

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