Our Client, a well-established medium sized cellar (400 tonnes) with established superior wine brands, seeks an experienced (8 years plus) winemaker who wishes to build on their existing reputation for excellence in winemaking by both replicating and developing their superior brand offering.
Our ideal candidate will have successfully completed an appropriate winemaking qualification from a recognised wine institution, have trained at one or more of the leading wineries in the South Africa and possibly abroad, plus have been responsible for the full management of a medium to large winery for at least 5 years. Ideally the successful candidate will have excellent cellar experience along with modern wine development skills and abilities and have been responsible for the development of a range of varietals from vineyard to finished product. This should be combined with excellent communication and people skills, as well as management ability and computer literacy (MS Office, accounting and industry packages).
The successful candidate will have the opportunity to develop their career and reputation in a supportive work environment and to build our client’s established brands in both the local and international markets. You will join our client’s experienced professional management team and have travel opportunities once you have settled into the role. Our client is offering and industry competitive package inclusive of performance and award incentives, a travel allowance and fringe benefits.
Kindly apply by forwarding your brief but detailed CV covering your qualifications and experience, including references, remuneration expectations, and your current residential address/contact details in the strictest confidence to Cheryl.