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Brown-Forman Seasonal Distillery Tour Guide in Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom

The holder of this position will be working 2 days at BenRiach distillery and 2 days at Glenglassaugh distillery.

Job Summary:

Scope: Functions as an ambassador for the distillery and its products, giving the customer the best possible experience as they tour the facilities and taste the whiskies. Basic Function: Customer focused hospitality professional who runs distillery tours and sells products in the distillery shop.

Job Responsibilities:

Leadership / Planning / Administration:

• Meets and greets all visitors and tourists in a professional courteous manner.

• Runs tours through the distillery, including Discover, Tasting and Premium tours.

• Promote the sale of the products to the visitors, including the whiskies and branded items.

• Assist the Sales & Marketing team when required.

• Ensures uniform application and consistency of Company policies and procedures and develops good employee relations.

• Builds company image by collaborating with employees and customers, following and enforcing ethical business practices.

Production / Safety / Quality / Environmental:

• Ensure the Visitor Centre is kept clean, tidy and free from hazards at all time.

• Drive safety initiatives. Ensure that safe working conditions exist and that all programs and policies are effectively implemented and practiced.

• Ensure compliance with BF quality policies, standards, and systems.

HR Management:

• Works with other Visitor Centre personnel in Scotland and Home Place personnel in Louisville to ensure standards are consistently applied. Financial Management:

• Promote the sale of the products to the visitors, including the whiskies and branded items.

• Ensure the till is managed and balanced as per the training provided.

• Ensure the Visitor Centre shop is stocked appropriately.

• Perform monthly stock checks in the Visitor Centre.

Required Experience & Education:

• High School/GED/Secondary School; Experience:

• Minimum 2 years of face to face customer service or retail experience

• Must be fluent in English

• Strong verbal communication skills

• Strong people skills

• Strong time management and organizational skills

• Ability to multi-task and prioritize

• Ability to work with minimal supervision

• Keen attention to detail, with a commitment to follow through and follow-up

• Must act in a professional manner in all situations

Preferred Experience & Education:

• Some interest in whisky or the whisky industry

• Experience in the hospitality industry

• Experience using a POS till

Job Competencies:

• Planning and Organizing

• High-impact Communication


Business Area: Global Marketing

City: Elgin


Country: GBR

Req ID: JR-00000299

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