Winemaker / Manager - Levantine Hill
Coldstream, VIC 3770
Application Closing Date
Full Time - Permanent
Light Domestic Travel
Working with our Chief Winemaker and winemaking team, you will be joining a Yarra Valley producer of world-class wine. Levantine Hill is fast becoming a benchmark for excellence and luxury. This new role will be tasked with leading the progression of the production and brand portfolio, contributing to future growth plans and furthering the international recognition of Levantine Hill wines.
These wines focus on an optimal expression of cool climate varietals, with Levantine’s Yarra Valley vineyards reflecting the importance of careful and considered site stewardship. This role will directly report to the General Manager and be responsible for developing a long-term plan and business strategy for increased and efficient production, manage capital investment projects in the winery and vineyard as well as overseeing a highly efficient business unit.
This role will also support brand advocacy through involvement with industry bodies and engagement in promotional opportunities that will further enhance the Levantine Hill experience.
SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS:
o Tertiary qualifications in Wine Science or Oenology
o Relevant winemaking experience
o Strong understanding and ability in Financial & Operations Management (CAPEX/OPEX), Human Resources and OH&S
o Permanent residency status or Australian working rights
o Capacity for light domestic travel and a valid driver’s licence
o Highly developed business acumen
o Strong aptitude for managing a diverse workload
o Ability to communicate effectively and provide accurate reports
A detailed position description can be seen at www.winenet.com.au/recruitment