Senior Fine Wine Buyer / Trader (Wine Jobs: Management & Administration)

Full Time

  Cru Asia Hong Kong (http://www.cruworldwine.com)

  Wan Chai, Central and Western

Senior Fine Wine Buyer / Trader

Cru is one of the world’s leading fine wine retailers. We have experts working across the globe serving customers in over 40 different countries. We operate from four major hubs in London, Hong Kong, Bordeaux and Singapore, from which we offer advice and impeccable service through both traditional and digital channels. We are very focused on using technology to make the experience of fine wine buying more fun and convenient. Having won the Drinks Business Best Online Retailer of the year in 2017, we pride ourselves on being a reliable and providing impeccable service in our supply chain.

 

Position

Cru are recruiting for Senior Fine Wine Buyer / Trader for their Hong Kong branch located in Wan Chai.

 

The initial role’s day to day responsibilities:

- Meeting, negotiating parcels of wine with local suppliers 

- Liaising with overseas suppliers in the UK and Europe to negotiate deals on parcels of wine 

- Working with the sales team to push daily offers

- Developing a customer base on selling wine

- Developing business both by meeting with potential new suppliers and customers 

- Helping on wine education to customers and the existing sales team 

- Facilitating wine events to customers, presenting about the wine

- Advising on customers wine portfolios on when to buy and sell

- Strongly liaising with other Cru departments such as accounting, marketing as well as the other Cru branches. e.g. the UK.

 

Skills required:

The applicant must be of senior nature with over 5 years experience in the wine industry. Skills required are:

- 5 years of experience in the wine industry

- Strong wine knowledge. Must be WSET Level 3 Advanced or higher.

- A network of suppliers in the industry to work with

- Fluent in English, both speaking, reading and writing

- High Attention to detail 

- Ability to work as independently as well as part of a team 

 

The working hours are Monday – Friday, 9:30 – 6:00pm. 

Please apply directly to careers@cruworldwine.com

Salary Negotiable Depending Upon Experience

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