Experienced Winemaker & Vineyard Manager – Midlands – Salary To £50,000 + Cottage Included + Progression & promotion plan!!

Posted 14 September 2021
SalarySalary To £50,000 + Cottage Included + Progression & promotion plan!!
LocationUnited Kingdom
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCrops, Seeds & Grains Jobs, Farming
Contact NameClaire Morgan

Job description

Experienced Winemaker & Vineyard Manager – Midlands – Salary To £50,000 + Cottage Included + Progression & promotion plan!!

Due to continued growth and expansion, our client is seeking an experienced Winemaker & Vineyard Manager to strengthen the management team.  The vineyards extend to 10-15 hectares, within a beautiful location, and supply the production of sparkling and still wines.   

Reporting to the General Manager, this is a ‘hands on’ management role, with responsibility of grape receival through to final bottling and labelling. The successful applicant must be committed to engaging in all aspects of the business - the role will also entail a wide range of viticulture work and management in the Estates’ vineyards.

The successful candidate will have the experience and drive to progress within the business, with a 12–18 month plan for progression to General Manager.

Global candidates will be considered and supported by this employer

The Candidate:

  • A degree in Oenology or Fermentation Science.

  • Personality, intelligence, enthusiasm, perseverance, self-motivation and attention to detail are essential qualities.

  • Experience in the production of Sparkling Wines would be an advantage

  • Some knowledge of Biodynamic winemaking would be an advantage  

  • The successful applicant must have very good sensory analytical skills and a logical, practical attitude. 

  • Applicants must be physically fit, hard-working and flexible as working hours and tasks are variable according to times of the year

The Package:

Salary To £50,000 + Cottage Included + Progression & promotion plan!!

If interested, then please email your CV to Claire Morgan, Global Recruitment Director at admin@agrirs.co.uk

We thank all applicants who respond, but please be advised that only those short listed for interview will be contacted.

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