Milbrandt is Hiring a Wine Club Ambassador

 

Acclaimed and award-winning Milbrandt Vineyards and its sister winery, Ryan Patrick Wines, are seeking
creative, motivated, and sales-oriented individuals for the position of Wine Club Ambassador. The brands
are currently operating two adjoining and spacious tasting rooms located in Woodinville’s premier
Hollywood District.

Butch Milbrandt, a pioneer of Washington wine and celebrating 20 years in the industry, is expanding his
family-owned brands, Milbrandt Vineyards and Ryan Patrick Wines. The Wine Club Ambassador will
follow through with direct-to-consumer (DTC) sales and wine club acquisition.

This position is ideal for a polished individual that enjoys creating exceptional AND approachable
experiences for customers, assuring guests receive distinguished service with warmth. At the core of this
position- executing memorable tasting flights that will elevate wine lovers’ experiences and drive sales at
the DTC level. Understanding the value of repeat customers and wine club memberships over one-time
transactions is key.

The following job description is subject to change and is not limited to the responsibilities attached.
Daily Responsibilities:
*Greets all visitors to the tasting room, pours wines for flights, discusses wine club memberships and
responds to guest questions as appropriate.
*Excellent attention to detail and ability to anticipate customer needs and respond appropriately.
*Ability and willingness to up-sell & effectively promote and sell wine and Wine Club memberships to
guests.
*Exceptional oral and written interpersonal communication skills.
*Ability to function independently and make empowered decisions that positively affect the customer’s
experience.
*Handles routine POS transactions, including operating cash register, accounting of daily sales, and
processing returns and discounts and shipping orders.
*Work & communicate positively & respectfully as a team with all members of the tasting rooms.*Maintain
clean and organized tasting room and area open to the public.
*Participates and assists with special hospitality events & represents winery at outside functions upon
request.
*Wash and polishes glassware for Tasting Room, Unpack, stock and move wine.
*Maintain accurate customer contact information.
*Presents a positive outlook when faced with challenges or change.
*Passion and knowledge of wine, wine production and the wine industry in general.
*Ability to perform multiple tasks while remaining focused and organized.
*Other duties as assigned.
Physical Requirements:
*Ability to lift and move 40 pounds repeatedly.
*Ability to stand and walk for long periods of time.
Must be 21 years of age or older.
Experience with Wine Direct and Microsoft excel a plus.
This an hourly position plus commission. Rate TBD upon accessing experience.
Job Type: Part-time
Please send resume and cover letter to Tasting Room Manager Vickie Llorente at
vickie@milbrandtvineyards.com.