Beers, Wines and Spirits Specialist

Location: Gloucester Services

Dept: Retail

Job Code: GHM881

Our customers care about beers, ciders, wines and spirits and we want you to talk to them about our delicious products and where they come from

We are proud to be a food business; we love food and we think food is important how its sourced, how its made and how it looks and tastes. We make our own food for our Kitchens and in our Farmshop we form close partnerships with small producers who are doing something unique and brilliant.

Good food is at the very heart of everything we do. We believe good food matters. So we serve it where you'd least expect it - on the motorway. We were the first family run motorway services on the UK motorway network and over the past 45 years have grown to a business which has over 1100 people working with us across six sites.

We couldnt do anything without our family of colleagues working together to create long lasting positive memories for our customer. We are proud of our difference and are constantly striving to do it better. We work with people who really care about food and where it comes from and want to share this experience with our customers.

Gloucester Services is a unique motorway service area on the M5 located near to Gloucester between Junctions 11A and 12. We are proud that were the first ever motorway services to be listed

in the Good Food Guide in 2016.



We also collected the coveted 'Best Newcomer' award at the Observer Food Monthly Awards in 2014. The award was judged by top food professionals including Jay Rayner, Tom Kitchen and Lorraine Pascale amongst others.

Do you share our passion for good food and service and want to be part of a great team?

Do you embrace opportunities to develop and share your passion and knowledge of beers, ciders, wines and spirit with your friends and colleagues?

Our customers care about beers, ciders, wines and spirits and we want you to talk to them about our



delicious products and where they come from.

Ideally you would have a minimum of 12 months experience with these products either in retail or hospitality. Having a level 2 or 3 WSET qualification would be an advantage, however as a business we may be able to support in working towards this. We recruit people who share our values.


At Gloucester Services we are proud to support local producers and suppliers to have the best offer of beers, wines and spirits for our customers, In addition our buyers carefully select the best quality products from around the world and we even brew our own range of Westmorland beer.

We are looking for a Beers, Ciders, Wines and Spirits specialist to join our farm shop to deliver excellent service to our customers.

Responsibilities will include working closely with colleagues to provide excellent customer service,

drive additional sales through your product knowledge, stock control and stock loss prevention and maintaining excellent standards.

This is a full time position working 36.25 hours per week in 5 shifts over 7 days (earliest start times can be 6am and latest finish time could be 10pm).

Sound like you?



Then send us an application and wed love to discuss it with you further.

In return we will offer you fantastic benefits across our six Westmorland Family businesses including;

Pay £8.45 per hour

Free meal allowance while on shift, as well as free tea and coffee

Between 25% and 50% discount on most items in our cafes and shops

Bus service from Gloucester City Centre to Gloucester Services which is subsidised by us for our colleagues

Free car parking

28 days holiday increasing with length of service to 33 days (pro rata'd for part time employees)

Contributory pension scheme after completion of your probationary period

Lots of opportunity to grow your career with us