Preface Holdings Limited

Wine Bar Manager (Full Time)

Preface Holdings Limited
Posted on 21-Apr-21

Wine Bar Manager (Full Time)

Preface Holdings Limited

Job Highlights

  • Knowledgeable in Wine management & operations
  • Enjoy start-up culture & pre-opening experience!
  • 5-day Work Week, 14 days AL

Job Description

PREFACE COFFEE & WINE - Blending Coffee, Education, Technology & Lifestyle in one place
We used to think of classroom as a utilitarian space in which our imagination found limits. However, classroom ought to be where curiosity takes off. Preface Coffee & Wine is an imagination of how the future of classroom would be - a space in which everyone is free to learn, express and share. Knowledge shouldn’t be exclusive, but as accessible as a neighbourhood cafe where anyone can engage in meaningful conversations over some good brews.

We are on the lookout for fun, passionate, hardworking and professional personalities to join our team!

- Manage business operations such as contract negotiation, inventory control, budgets, daily opening and closing, weekly and monthly cleaning etc.

- Be responsible for menu planning and design
- Maintain good customer relationships and boost guest retention
- Maintain a high level of service standard, including but not limited to wine quality, storage condition, bar cleanliness, equipment maintenance etc.
- Accountable for Wine Service Team’s performance, including but not limited to their customer service skills, wine knowledge, grooming, behaviours, store hygiene and safety standards etc.
- Create effective work schedules, manpower arrangement and quickly resolve conflicts to ensure that the bar is well staffed during peak hours
- Ensure bar cleanliness, equipment maintenance and provide safety workplace for staff
- Provide regular staff training including wine knowledge, customer service skills, upselling skills, product knowledge, seasonal menu training etc. He / She will need to establish relevant learning materials and resources available for staff to continue their professional development
- Ensure the team follows local regulations in serving alcoholic beverages

- Possess around 5 years of relevant experience in hospitality industry, especially in wine bars or restaurants serving premium wines, of which 2 years with a supervisory or managerial capacity
- Sommelier experience will be advantageous
- Possess WSET Level 3 Award in Wines (Or Wine & Spirits) qualification or CMS Certified Sommelier qualification is highly preferred
- Experience in dealing with wine supplies, organizing wine events, and knowledge in food and wine pairing
- Excellent problem-solving and customer service skills, with a strong business mindset

Additional Information

Career Level
Non-Degree Tertiary
Years of Experience
5 years
Job Type
Full Time, Permanent

Company Overview

What we do

Preface is a design and technology driven education company who provides education solutions to programming and spoken language. We are the first in Asia to take home the EdTechX Global Award. Supported by A.I and machine learning, Preface is here to enhance the quality and personalisation of learning materials and experiences for our students. With one foot in the world of education and the other in technology, Preface aims to nurture and empower those with a passion to teach to suit the ever changing learning landscape around the world with our new educational product.

Preface reimagines a new classroom setting outside a traditional classroom and explores an environment that enables learning and teaching without physical limits or boundaries. All teachers will undergo a comprehensive training program provided by the certified MIT Trainers from Preface.

Why we do

Since 2014, Preface has focused on providing education solutions to those that feels disconnected with the traditional learning methods. We believe that the world has improved and evolved at a speed that the education systems failed to match.

Driven by our motto that “There isn’t a thing that cannot be learnt”, Preface is here to deliver a solution to the mismatch via technology. We are here to offer a course so personalised that there isn’t a way a learner would be neglected; a curriculum so approachable that any learner would understand, and a delivery method so efficient that no one would say no to.

How we do

So don’t get us wrong, we are not just an education centre, but a game-changer and influencer in learning - from the learning spaces, our education Concept Store at Preface Coffee where coffee meets learning, to the course offerings and the new way of learning with Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Technology.

We are scaling up quickly, and Preface needs someone to keep the momentum moving! If you are someone who is comfortable working in an agile environment, loves tackling market problem and influencing people, then you’re probably looking at the right job.

Read on if you want to thrive in our game-changing, yet fun and autonomous start-up culture!

Additional Company Information

Benefits & Others
Medical insurance, Five-day work week