Head Sommelier

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About the role

We are delighted to be able to start the search for the Head Sommelier at the newest addition to our Group – THE PIG at Harlyn Bay.

The role of Head Sommelier is key to our success in this brand-new adventure. A can-do attitude and not being afraid to ‘muck in’ is essential, as being part of a new opening will be hard work but very rewarding. Most importantly all our senior members of staff must be truly reflective of our brand and able to lead our teams to provide the high levels of service we are known for.

As Head Sommelier, you will have a proactive, motivated attitude and bring with you a strong knowledge to pass onto other members of the team. You must have completed a recognised study in wine and spirits and in turn we will provide the you with any other qualifications that might be required.

As a Head Sommelier you will be responsible for the development of our wine team ensuring our guests are provided with a quality experience. You will bring your knowledge with a creative flair to the task of developing our wine list and cellar.

You will need to be reflective of our attitude and ethos in all that you do, working collaboratively with the management team to provide our guests with a truly unique experience.

You will need to be flexible with working hours to include evenings/weekends and not afraid to be hands on in service.

Experience in a similar role is essential.

We are dedicated to making THE PIGs an inspiring, exciting and fun place to work. In return for your hard work at THE PIG, you can expect something a little different, from numerous retail discounts via our Perkbox scheme, discounted staff stays and tickets to our festivals!

To view our full range of perks, visit our ‘What we can do for you’ webpage.

Other Information:

We are very excited to start recruiting for a few of the key senior roles at THE PIG-at Harlyn Bay. Whilst we are starting our search now for the next Home Grown Heroes, we do not anticipate these positions to start until approximately March 2020.

All other roles will be open for applications in January 2020. We will be holding an open day in February for candidates who want to know more about us. Please keep an eye on our website for the dates and location of this.

Coming soon Grade II-listed Harlyn House near Padstow in Cornwall. With a plan to open in June 2020, our new PIG is just a short stroll from Harlyn beach, Constantine Bay beaches, Trevose Golf Club, and is also only a 10-minute drive to the sea-side honeypot of Padstow.

As with every PIG, the kitchen gardens and restaurants will be the beating heart of these new properties. Anything that can’t be grown in the gardens will be sourced from the best producers within a 25-mile radius.

Harlyn Bay Padstow

We are delighted to be able to start the search for the Head Sommelier at the newest addition to our Group – THE PIG at Harlyn Bay. The role of…

  • Full-time
  • December 30, 2019