Roka - Charlotte Street



About the job

We are looking for a passionate Sommelier to join our team here at ROKA. Our Sommeliers are hardworking, dedicated and strive to deliver the superior level of customer service that we are known for. Our teams have bags of personality and are confident working at a fast pace whilst maintaining ROKA's high standards.

To be a successful ROKA Sommelier you would bring a passion for delivering an exceptional guest experience, an extensive wine knowledge and a hunger to learn.

Life at ROKA

ROKA is full of energy, driven by the fires of the Robata grills that take centre stage in all our restaurants. Our teams work hard to ensure our guests receive the best service possible. We have high standards and we ask you to work hard to meet them. We are company that thrives on the passion, energy and commitment of its people. With dedication and world class training and development, you really can really forge a career as individual as you are.

The requirements

  • Previous experience in a similar high-end restaurant as a Sommelier 
  • WSET Level 2 or above (desired)
  • Sake knowledge/keen interest to learn 
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Great team player
  • A keen interest in Japanese cuisine

The Benefits

We take great pride in giving the best experience to our customers through great service and quality. We ask you to work hard so we want to reward this. We know that we can’t do this without you! To celebrate your success, we have created some of the best benefits around.

To name a few:

  • World class in-house training; we want you to have all the tools to be the best
  • Opportunity to travel the world with our five incredible worldwide brands
  • Lifeworks – make great savings on things like shopping, restaurants, travel and health and wellbeing
  • Long service award to show that we love having you around!
  • Exciting In-house incentives
  • Travel season ticket loan
  • Family meals on shift
  • Staff Discount across ZUMA, ROKa, Oblix & INKO NITO
  • Cycle to work scheme – keep fit and save money on travel, what’s not to like?

Are you ready? Join our team, start your story today.

Required skills: Advanced Knowledge of Wines, Sake Knowledge (preferred)
  • Competitive Salary plus bonus
  • Department: Sommelier

About you

  • Language required: English.

The company

Zuma is a contemporary Japanese izakaya restaurant with a modern twist on the traditional style of informal dining. Using the best ingredients combined with the knowledge and respect for authentic Japanese cuisine, Zuma has established itself as a world renowned restaurant. Currently located in London, Hong Kong, Dubai, Istanbul, Miami, Bangkok, Abu Dhabi, New York, Rome, Las Vegas and Boston Zuma truly is a global force in the world of hospitality.

At Zuma, ROKA & Oblix, ETARU & INKO NITO you'll find a company that thrives on the passion, energy and commitment of its people. Whatever your role, you`ll take absolute pride in a job well done, always looking to show your initiative, reach for the highest standards and offers you the opportunity to further develop your career in one of the most exciting and highly regarded global restaurant collections.

Alongside world class training and development, and the ability to always have a voice within the company, at any level of role, you really can guide your career, and life, in a multitude of different directions to suit your individual needs.

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Fitzrovia, London, United Kingdom

Full-time, Indefinite

Start Date:As soon as possible

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