Lead Sommelier (Wine Jobs: Wine Retail & Sommelier)

Full Time


  Guangzhou, Guangdong

Shangri-La Hotels and Resort, an iconic flagship brand of the Shangri-La Group, currently operates over 80 deluxe hotels and resorts with a room inventory of over 35,000. For more information, visit www.shangri-la.com.

Perched above the heart of Beijing, China World Summit Wing, Beijing overlooks the grand cityscape. From level 64 onwards of the China World Tower, this sanctuary of luxury sits at the very hub of Beijing’s CBD, right above China World Shopping Mall and China World Trade Centre

•   The tallest hotel in Beijing (330 m)
•   The China World Summit Wing, Beijing’s 278 rooms and suites are among the largest in the city. Each features floor-to-ceiling windows that open up to stunning views of Beijing
•    Four designer restaurants, two bars and a lounge, and four unique and exclusive venues devoted only to private dining.
•    Conference Facilities featuring a 2,262 square meters Summit Ballroom, a 714 square meters China Ballroom, an Auditorium, plus a choice of various smaller function rooms with natural daylight for 10 to 300 people
•    Outdoor rooftop Pine Garden for a special event

On top of the world, you feel like you’ve finally arrived. That’s because you’re at China World Summit Wing, Beijing, Shangri-La, the pinnacle of achievement and luxury.

We are hiring Lead Sommelier.

As a Lead Sommelier, we rely on you to:

  • Responsible for the recommendation and sales of wines/spirits to guests
  • Responsible for the cost/selling rates of wines/spirits
  • Ensure that the beverage lists are updated and maintain accurate sales records
  • Provide on-the-job training to the service team in all aspects of the beverage service and knowledge
  • Focus on a daily basis to be active in the floor operations of all outlets to upsell beverages
  • Coordinating with vendors new products and promotions

We are looking for someone who has:

  • Minimum 4-5 years’ relevant working experience in a sizeable luxury hotel, with at least 2 years in similar capacity
  • Strong wine/beverage knowledge
  • High standards of professional manner with exceptional communication, presentation, interpersonal and problem solving skills
  • Good command of spoken English and Mandarin

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