Assistant Product Manager

Date: 18-Nov-2021

Location: 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, House of Arras, 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 1,500 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 Assistant Product Manager to join our Product Management team.  In this role, you will assist Product Managers with input requirements to project manage supply and execution aspects of new and existing product development.     

You will be based in our brand-new Adelaide CBD office, with flexibility to work from home 2 days per week.

This role is a full-time 12 Month Contract.

Key responsibilities include:

•    Delivery of assigned projects and initiatives to meet agreed timelines, briefs and budget.
•    Partner effectively with cross functional stakeholders.
•    Identify opportunities to optimise product cost of goods and maintain product quality. 
•    Project and change management.
•    Accurate Production planning and dry good approvals.

What you'll bring:

•    The ability to manage multiple tasks, priorities and projects down to the fine detail and according to timeframes.
•    Developed problem solving and decision-making skills.
•    1 years’ experience within an end to end packaging environment within the wine industry or related industry. 
•    Experience with JDE.
•    University degree in business, marketing or related disciplines.
•    Proactivity, excellent organisational skills and a passion for wine!

What you can expect:

An annual wine allowance, on top of your salary!

You heard right – you’ll get money to spend on our amazing wines, as well as a fantastic range of benefits including a gym subsidy and employee assistance program. Plus a whole host of career opportunities across the world. And wine. Oh, also – wine.

Want to see our fabulous bottling site in the UK, and find out more about our products? Watch us in action here: https://player.vimeo.com/video/296545118