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Union Square Hospitality Group Sommelier in Gramercy Tavern (42 E. 20th St. NY, United States

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

  • 401(k) to help you invest in your future

    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