Looking for something unique? So are we. Here at OXO Restaurant, Brasserie and Bar we are daring to be different at every step and that’s exactly what we are looking for in our future talent. You will be challenged in a supportive and friendly environment whilst inspired to be nothing but the best you can be.
With three amazing venues situated on the eighth floor of one of the most iconic landmarks in London, OXO offers our fearlessly stylish customers a destination with unprecedented dining and drinking. Working alongside some of the most experienced professionals, very few places offer both our customers and our team members such a combination of experience, passion and commitment.
We are proud to support the wider community, we currently hold a Green star from Michelin as well as 3 Stars from the Sustainable Restaurant Association.
We are looking for a Head Sommelier to join the Restaurant Team here at OXO!
What you will be doing:
Maintain standards, and level of service
Manage Sommelier team which includes days off holidays
Develop new projects
Develop wine list, bring new ideas and execute them
Organise and run training sections for sommelier and the rest of the business
Manage beverage store, wine allocations and implementing new lines
Run reports for incentives and keep Restaurant Managers up to date with incentives progress
Run Stock take
Train new team members
Skills and experience you need:
Previous experience as a Head Sommelier or Assistant Head Sommelier in a hotel/restaurant/fast pace environment
Hospitality and customer service experience
Strong organisational silks
You will have strong communication skills
You are positive and proactive
You love working in a team
You are welcoming, fun and stylish
Benefits at OXO - Harvey Nichols:
Discounted Travel card zones 1-6
Free meals when you’re at work
40% off food in our restaurants for you and your loved ones
40 % on all Own bought Harvey Nichols fashion and 30% on sunglasses, beauty and wineshop
Generous Clothing allowance
28 days annual leave including Bank Holidays
3 extra days holidays on completion of 5 years service
Generous Service Charge
Social activities for you and your loved ones
Fabulous learning and development opportunities with qualifications
Possibility to grow within the Company in other sites
Access to counselling with retail trust, legal advice and more
If you are interested in this position and have the full right to work in the UK, please send us a copy of your CV.