General Manager - Sevenhill

Sevenhill Cellars
111c College Road
Sevenhill, SA 5453
03 9810 7315 (Main Phone)
Application Closing Date
Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
Employment Type
Work Schedule
Full Time - Permanent
Light Domestic Travel
Job Description
Sevenhill was the first winery established in South Australia's Clare Valley by the Society of Jesus (Jesuits) in 1851 to produce sacramental wine. While this tradition continues today, Sevenhill is also highly regarded for its premium table wines, which are recognised for the regional qualities that have put the Clare Valley on the world stage.

An exciting opportunity exists for an experienced General Manger to lead Sevenhill Cellars. The General Manager provides strong leadership for the sustainable success of the winery.

The General Manager is responsible for leading and managing Sevenhill Cellars, which includes the vineyards, winery and cellar door. The diversity of the role requires an experienced General Manager who can be both strategic and hands on.

The role includes:
• Developing and managing the Sevenhill Cellar business plan
• Managing and overseeing the financials and budgeting
• Leading and managing the day to day activities
• Managing and leading the positioning and branding
• Ensuring a successful stakeholder and board relationships

Job Requirements
To be the successful applicant, your previous role(s) will need to demonstrate you are a strategically minded, financially savvy and results-oriented manager. Your previous experience will encompass leading successful teams, cellar door understanding, hospitality management and an appreciation for fine wines. Your strong interpersonal and communication skills along with a motivational ability to lead and manage people will set you apart.

For a copy of the full position description please call HR Manager, 03 9810 7315.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please email a covering letter and your resume using the 'APPLY FOR JOB’ link above.

For a confidential telephone enquiry, please call HR Manager, 03 9810 7315.

Applications close 29 April 2019.

Applicants must have Australian citizenship/residency or a valid existing Australian work visa.

Employer Contact Information
Sevenhill Cellars
111c College Road
Sevenhill SA 5453
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Established by the Jesuits in 1851, Sevenhill Cellars is the oldest winery in the Clare Valley and a highly regarded producer of red, white and fortified wines including sacramental wine. There is an emphasis on traditional, premium winemaking, such as through the use of the open slate fermenters and a basket press as well as utilising modern plant, equipment and winemaking practices.

Sevenhill Cellars has been classified as a 5 Star winery and has around 50,000 people visit this unique Clare Valley property every year.

The fruit for Sevenhill is sourced from its own low yielding, premium vineyards with several blocks of old vines including some at 60, 100 and 150 years of age.

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