Part-Time Retail Sales Assistant (Wine)


Job Overview:   Initially working 10-20 hours per week, varying across 7 days. We aim for further hours to be available as the business progresses and grows. There will be three key responsibilities of this role :

  • Providing excellent levels of customer service
  • Offering advice on wines and processing sales
  • Maintaining stock levels and presentation of the store

Contract Hours: 10-20 hours per week across 7 days. Rostered 2 weeks in advance.

Reporting to: The Wines Direct Retail Manager

Duties and Responsibilities:
This is a part-time role, working 10-20 hours per week (shifts scheduled at least 2 weeks in advance) and will report directly to the Wines Direct retail manager.  The ideal candidate will be an energetic and enthusiastic person with a determination to succeed with this new venture. Core responsibilities will include:

  • Providing customers with an unsurpassed wine experience, including conducting in-store wine tasting and offering advice.
  • Contributing towards achieving sales targets.
  • Ensuring all store and concession policies and procedures are being adhered to.
  • Stock Control and store presentation.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Sales experience is essential, ideally within a customer facing retail environment. Any previous wine education or knowledge is desirable, but the most important attribute in this regards is to have genuine interest and passion for wine with a desire to always learn more. 

Education and Experience:
Leaving Certificate as a minimum with some previous retail experience essential. A genuine interest and some knowledge of wine is a must, with a WSET certificate a distinct advantage.

The ideal candidate:
The ideal candidate will be energetic, enthusiastic and keen to learn about wine while achieving sales. You will be punctual, reliable and flexible in regards to working days/times, while making customers happy will always at the forefront of your thoughts.

If you are interested in the above position please send your CV by email to Trevor Fisher at
Closing date for applications: Monday 10th April 2017