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Sommelier

Gramercy Tavern (42 E. 20th St. NY, NY)
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Job Description

 

 

Make a meaningful impact as a Sommelier with Gramercy Tavern!

 

Founded by CEO Danny Meyer with the opening of Union Square Cafe in 1985, Union Square Hospitality Group has created some of New York’s most beloved restaurants, cafes, and bars such as Maialino, The Modern, Marta and Porchlight to name a few!


As an important member of our team, you’ll have access to:

  • Health, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • Paid Time Off to support you in having an active life outside of work
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Dining credit and discounts throughout the USHG family of restaurants
  • Matched 401(k) to help you invest in your future
  • Access to Mentor Programs, Career Development classes, and personalized career advancement support

What You Bring to the Table 

  • Commitment to embodying our Family Values of:
    • Integrity- Doing the right things always- using sound judgment- even when no one is looking
    • Excellence- Doing what needs to be done, as well as it can possibly be done
    • Hospitality- Doing all that can be done for others- and more than is expected- in thoughtful ways that let people know you are on their side
    • Entrepreneurial Spirit- Seeing opportunities others haven’t-and creating opportunities others wish they’d thought of first
  • Passion for creating memorable moments of hospitality for our guests
  • 1-2 years NYC fine dining experience in a Sommelier or a wine focused position
  • Strong communication and listening skills to effectively deliver accurate messaging to both guests and teammates
  • Ability to create pairings to help compliment the menu
  • Maintenance of wine cellar and inventory
  • Participation in staff education

Ideally, You Also Have:

  • An advanced education or certification in wine studies that is service minded
  • Hospitality Degree/Certification
  • Experience with restaurant point-of-sale (POS) systems

 

 

Skills & Requirements Qualifications

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.