Careers at Berry Bros. & Rudd

Careers at
Berry Bros. & Rudd

Do you want to write the next chapter in the story of Britain's oldest wine and spirits merchant? Here is your chance.

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Senior Wine & Spirits Advisor, Berry Bros. & Rudd


With two Royal Warrants, six Masters of Wine and more than 300 years of history, Berry Bros. & Rudd is Britain’s original wine and spirits merchant.

Berry Bros. & Rudd has a unique opportunity to join its team as a Senior Wine & Spirits Advisor. The role will be based in our London Shop at 63 Pall Mall. The role reports into our London Shop Manager.

 

This role involves:

  • Presenting a very high level of customer service in line with the standards set out by company policy
  • Advising on, and selling, the full range of Berry Bros. & Rudd products and services to customers in person, by phone and through e-mail.
  • Contributing to the financial success of the shop.
  • Working with the London Shop Manager, Commercial and Marketing teams to execute initiatives for the shop
  • Ensuring displays are kept fresh and relevant and that pricing is accurate
  • Ensuring communication channels with the London Shop Manager are always open and that sales reports from the manager are communicated in a helpful and actionable way to the team
  • Ensuring any security issues are handled quickly and effectively and that any other relevant processes are followed
  • Organising and supervising tastings for customers where necessary
  • Managing a more junior member of the team, supporting them in day-to-day activities and developing them to become a [Senior Wine & Spirits Advisor] for the London Shop

 

The right candidate will be/have:

  • Previous experience at a Sales Executive level; ideally in a retail environment
  • Demonstrate the capacity to go that bit further to contribute to the growth of the shop by all metrics (customer experience, brand reputation, sales)
  • Demonstrable experience of delivering and maintaining an outstanding level of customer service
  • People management experience is preferred
  • Nimble and able to work calmly under pressure
  • Enthusiastic and highly motivated
  • Presentable and with unerring capacity to lead by example
  • Well-organised and practically minded
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Diplomatic and able to adapt to fast-changing situations
  • Excellent wine and spirits knowledge with a clear passion for the industry
  • Readiness to take on responsibility and offer ideas
  • WSET Level 3, Diploma or equivalent would be an advantage

 

Anyone interested in this position should submit a CV and cover letter to Becky Prifti at careers@bbr.com by Wednesday 27th March.

*Please note that the employee referral scheme applies to this vacancy*


Wine & Spirits Advisor, Berry Bros. & Rudd


With two Royal Warrants, six Masters of Wine and more than 300 years of history, Berry Bros. & Rudd is Britain’s original wine and spirits merchant.

Berry Bros. & Rudd has a unique opportunity to join its team as a Wine & Spirits Advisor. The role will be based in our London shop at 63 Pall Mall. The role reports into one of our Senior Wine & Spirits Advisors.

 

This role involves:

  • Presenting a very high level of customer service in line with the standards set out by company policy
  • Advising on, and selling, the full range of Berry Bros. & Rudd products and services to customers in person, by phone and through email
  • Ensuring the look and feel of the shop is maintained properly
  • Handling transactions and processing payment
  • Liaising with the Cellars, Warehouse and Despatch teams regarding the distribution of deliveries
  • Organising tastings for customers where necessary

 

The right candidate will be/have:

  • Previous experience of delivering and maintaining an outstanding level of customer service and offering customers an unforgettable retail experience
  • The ability to foster and develop customer relationships
  • Experience in effectively dealing with stock replenishment
  • Having a positive attitude coupled with a proactive approach
  • Enjoy working within and contributing to a high-performing team
  • Nimble and able to work calmly under pressure
  • Enthusiastic and highly motivated
  • Presentable and with unerring capacity to lead by example
  • Well-organised and practically-minded
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • WSET Level 3, Diploma or equivalent would be an advantage

 

Anyone interested in this position should submit a CV and cover letter to Chloe Hurley at careers@bbr.com by Wednesday 27th March.

*Please note that the employee referral scheme applies to this vacancy*