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Sommelier / Wine Steward

Akira Back


Full Time

Sommelier

Toronto, Ontario (view on map)

Posted 5 days ago

Position:Sommelier
Type:Full-time
Location:Bisha Hotel, 80 Blue Jays Way, Toronto, ON
Website:https://www.akirabacktoronto.com/
Instagram:https://www.instagram.com/akirabacktoronto/

Celebrity chef Akira Back has opened his first Canadian namesake restaurant, Akira Back, in the Bisha Hotel Toronto. Akira Back is renowned for blending Japanese cuisine with Korean ingredients and flavours.

At Akira Back, we believe our guests visit us because of our originality, humility, authenticity and commitment to excellence who are focused on providing guest-centric hospitality and memorable experiences to each and every guest.

We are looking for a Sommelier with previous management experience to join our team. responsible for helping the restaurant meet service, sales, and profit objectives along with supervising and directing associates in daily work activities. Reporting to the General Manager, the Floor Manager must assist with ensuring proper training of employees, formulating work schedules, and maintaining good customer and public relations within the community, ensuring that guests have a positive and memorable experience each and every time they visit.

Key Duties & Responsibilities:
-Oversee and manage all areas of the restaurant and make final decisions on matters of importance to guest service
-Manage staff, providing them with feedback, maintain a high level of employee morale
-Ensure positive guest service in all areas; investigate and respond to complaints, taking any and all appropriate actions to turn dissatisfied guests into return guests
-Recruit, train, motivate Front of House staff; oversee continual training and performance; keep employee records up-to-date and organized
-Create an engaging and energetic environment where all associates work as a highly functioning team

Skills and Qualifications
-In depth knowledge / expertise of the hospitality / food & beverage service industry
-2 years’ experience in the field as a Manager or Supervisor, in a similar environment
-Sommelier accreditation or wine education is also a strong asset

Why work for us?
-Competitive Wages
-Discounts at our restaurants
-Corporate Goodlife Fitness rates
-Awesome Perks
-A great team and culture
-Training and Development, Growth

ICONINK recognizes its obligations under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005, and, upon request, will provide accommodation in the recruitment processes to the point of undue hardship.

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Date Available: July 12th, 2019

Compensation: TBD

Other Positions:

Requirements: Smart Serve, Work Permit Necessary

References Encouraged

Contact Name: Harry

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About Akira Back

Together with ICONINK, Chef Akira Back opens his first Canadian namesake restaurant in Toronto’s Bisha Hotel. Drawing on inspiration from his Korean heritage and travels around the globe, Chef Back has created a menu that blends modern Japanese cuisine with authentic Korean flavors. In addition to his signature dishes, Chef Back has created new items unique for the Toronto location. Complemented by the sleek design with layers of gold detail and tactile finishes in carbon black, the unparalleled dining experience is a true statement of luxury.


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