IT Business Analyst - Viticulture and Winemaking

Date: 20 Nov 2023

Location: Adelaide, SA, Australia

Company: Accolade Wines

About us


At Accolade Wines, our purpose is to enrich everyday moments. As one of the world’s leading wine companies, our award-winning portfolio includes beloved brands such as Hardys, Grant Burge, St Hallett, Mud House, Jam Shed and many more. We are one of the largest wine producers in the world – we’ve been around since 1836, and our portfolio has won nearly 9,000 international wine show awards in the last decade. 

About the role


The driving force behind our business is our people – we have over 1,000 staff across Australia, the UK, Europe, Asia, South Africa, New Zealand and the Americas, and every one of us is passionate about making the ordinary extraordinary through our amazing wines. 


We are now recruiting for an IT Business Analyst to join our Global Information Technology team, based in Berri or Adelaide. Reporting to the IT Business Partner – Viticulture and Winemaking, this role will work across the business to elicit, analyse, communicate, and validate requirements to drive IT solutions and best outcomes for the business.

Key responsibilities include:


  • Drive process innovation, improvement, and recommendations with key stakeholders
  • Work with the business to define requirements to deliver faster business value
  • Work with IT Business Partners and Leads to develop business cases for building prototypes, proof of concepts, or minimum viable products as required.
  • Proactively identify, analyse options, and provide recommendations for improving effectiveness and mitigating risks.
  • Support current and future projects of work to deliver improvements for our micro-apps and workflow solutions 

What you’ll bring:


  • This role will suit someone with a manufacturing, FMCG, or beverage background, who is keen to learn about the production of wine and how the IT role supports this. Experience includes:
  • 2- 3 years experience as a Business Analyst with a strong ability to decipher and conduct data analysis is highly desirable
  • Documenting Standard Operating Procedures
  • Experience mapping processes and workflow to business application functionality    
  • Strong experience in Microsoft Office suits (Visio, Excel, PowerPoint, Word)
  • Solid verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to facilitate presentations and training
  • Bachelor’s degree in information technology, business, or similar is highly desirable
  • Experience in the Wine Industry or mid-tier FMCG is highly desirable 

What you can expect:


Accolade Wines will provide the ideal climate and a hand-picked rewards package for you to make a difference in our successful and growing business. 


You will also have access to: 

  • Wine allowance and access to unique wine specials 
  • Flexible working (Up to 2-3 days working from home) 
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Start your weekend early with our Fast Friday finishes! 
  • Modern office located in the heart of the Adelaide CBD
  • Loyalty Leave 
  • Accolade Wines Anniversary day off 
  • Go Beyond Day - making a different in your local community 
  • Access to an extensive online learning library 
  • Private Health Insurance Discounts 
  • Annual Flu Vaccination Program 
  • Employee Assistance Program 
  • Various exclusive employee discounts  


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Sound like your kind of drop? Apply now. 


At Accolade Wines we are dedicated to building a diverse, dynamic and inclusive culture.