Via Umbria is a fast growing market-restaurant-cafe located in the Georgetown neighborhood of Washington, DC. A vibrant gathering place for foodies, travelers and those seeking to connect and create community, Via Umbria is truly an Italian village under one roof: a gourmet food and housewares store, butcher and cheese market, wine shop, cafe, restaurant, and art gallery. Our mission is to provide a fully integrated culinary and cultural experience to our guests.
Love cheese? Love people? Want to learn more and be a part of an ever changing and evolving program?
We're looking for a personable, customer-focused cheesemonger to join our team of dedicated food professionals. The ideal candidate is someone who's not afraid to cut the cheese (or the charcuterie), has previous work experience cleaning and maintaining cheese, is accustomed to keeping their workspace clean and plays nice with others. Our cheesemonger is an open minded individual who is able to balance taking direction and working as part of a team with being a self-starter with initiative. This job requires a multi-faceted and multi-talented monger who is comfortable wearing many hats throughout the day with responsibilities ranging from sales, to inventory management, cheese maintenance, creative problem solving and assisting during in store meat and cheese events.
Experience in food service or with cheese is appreciated, but enthusiasm, willingness to learn and contribute to a fun, social, cooperative retail service environment is essential.