Vacature: Bediening, bar, F&B

Assistent Sommelier/Sommelière


  • Bedrijf: Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam
  • Standplaats: Herengracht 542-556, 1017 CG Amsterdam, Noord-Holland
  • Totaal aantal medewerkers: 162
  • Dienstverband: Fulltime baan
  • Functie categorie: Bediening, bar, F&B
  • Referentie nr: 10402
  • Geplaatst op: 10-01-2020

Algemene informatie

This is an ideal opportunity for an Assistent Sommelier/Sommelière who wants to bring his/her career to the next level. You will be working at Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam which is located in a 16th century historic building where your guests have a view of the largest courtyard garden in Amsterdam. You will be working with an amazing cellar with room to bring in your own flavours and preferences. 
An Assistent Sommelier/Sommelière at Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam is responsible for recommending wines and having a thorough and current knowledge of wines to deliver an excellent guest experience while assisting with achieving departmental targets. Specifically, you will be responsible for performing the following tasks to the highest standards:

What will I be doing?
Provide professional and current knowledge of wines to guests
Recommend wines to accompany relevant dishes
Describe and up-sell wines to provide excellent customer experience
Work together with the head Sommelier to assure new menus are accompanied by the right wines
Project a professional manner with an emphasis on hospitality and guest service
Strive to achieve departmental targets
Attend and provide trainings within the hotelWhat are we looking for?
We are looking for an Assistent Sommelier/Sommelière to strengthen our young and vibrant team, someone who is willing to strive for perfection and do so with passion and enthusiasm. To successfully fill this role, you should maintain the attitude, behaviours, skills and values that follow:
Experience as an Sommelier/Sommelière in the luxury hotel/restaurant sector
Good grooming standards
Excellent communication skills
Passion and commitment to delivering exceptional levels of guest service
Ability to work on your own or in teams
Sommelier qualificationsWhat will it be like to work for Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam?
Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam opened in May 2014. You are a part of a young dynamic team and working at one of the top luxury hotels in Amsterdam. As Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts is a part of the Hilton Worldwide Hotel Group lovely benefits will apply, like discount on hotel rooms and Food and Beverage.
Waldorf Astoria provides guests the exceptional environment and the personalized attention of True Waldorf Service that creates a singular experience. If you understand the value personalized attention and know how to treat even the most extraordinarily different experiences with the same rich level of customer service, you may be just the new colleague we are looking for.

What benefits will I receive?
Your benefits will include a competitive starting salary and holiday entitlement.
As an employee you will become a member of the GO Hilton programme, which provides reduced room rates in all our hotels WORLDWIDE, which means you can choose out of over 5,000 properties in more than 100 countries and all this not only for yourself but off course to share with your friends and family as well. Not only will you receive discount on room rates but also 50% off on Food & Beverage.
In addition you will be entitled to discounts on products and services offered by Hilton Worldwide and its partners, for example Guerlain and Avis.
We look forward to explaining in detail the range of excellent benefits that you would expect from a global hotel organization like Hilton Worldwide.

Hilton Worldwide is the leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For nearly a century, Hilton Worldwide has offered business and leisure travellers the finest in accommodations, service, amenities and value. Hilton Worldwide is dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences across its 17 global brands. The magnitude of this company leads to numerous career opportunities worldwide. The company also manages the world-class guest reward program Hilton HHonors®.



  • Bedrijf: Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam
  • Contact persoon / afdeling: Recruitment Team Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam
  • Adres: Herengracht 542-556
    1017 CG Amsterdam, Noord-Holland
  • Telefoonnummer: 020 7184633
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