Head Sommelier

a'Mare, an award-winning Italian fine-dining restaurant located in the heart of Crown Sydney, is seeking a talented and passionate Head Sommelier to join our team. We are committed to delivering an exceptional dining experience that combines the charm of Italian cuisine with the stunning backdrop of Sydney Harbor.

Why Work with Us:

Work with us in a world-class venue alongside a team of industry professionals who are dedicated to excellence. Enjoy food, beverage, and retail staff discounts across Crown Sydney. We offer ongoing training and development opportunities, allowing you to grow with us. We are looking for exceptional individuals with ambition and drive to join our team of international hospitality staff.

Key Responsibilities

As Head Sommelier at a'Mare, your responsibilities will include curating an outstanding wine selection that complements our Italian cuisine and the restaurant's ambiance. You will develop and maintain strong relationships with suppliers, lead and mentor a team of sommeliers and wine stewards, create wine pairings, and manage inventory and budgets effectively. Your role will be crucial in ensuring a top-notch dining experience for our guests.


  • Proven experience as a Head Sommelier or similar role in a fine-dining restaurant.
  • Extensive knowledge of Italian and international wines.
  • Exceptional communication and presentation skills.
  • A passion for providing outstanding guest experiences.
  • Wine certifications (e.g., WSET, CMS) are a plus.
  • A valid RSA (Responsible Service of Alcohol) certificate.

Grow with us and be a part of the a'Mare family!

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