Cellar Door Host

Date: 14 Sep 2023

Location: Tanunda, 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 a total of 8,846 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.

If you are passionate about wine and have exceptional customer service skills? Then this is the perfect role for you! 

We are now recruiting a casual Cellar Door Host at St Hallett to deliver exceptional wine experiences to our visitors, showcasing some of the finest wines in our portfolio. 

We are seeking a flexible team member to support our Cellar Door Manager, working 3-5 shifts across a 7-day week (including weekends and public holidays). 

Key responsibilities include:


  • Deliver an exceptional customer experience to cellar door customers, acting as tour guide, experience host and tasting guide
  • Operate the cash register, including daily opening, closing and balancing duties
  • Promote wine club membership to visitors and sign new members
  • Undertake daily housekeeping duties to maintain the cellar door appearance
  • Pick, pack and dispatch wine orders for customers
  • Support the Cellar Door Manager to organise and host events that showcase our historic Cellar Door and portfolio. 
  • Grow our premium member data base and sales by promoting inhouse activities and our portfolio through telephone marketing. 

What you’ll bring:


  • A genuine understanding and passion for wine, and the ability to communicate our unique brand history to customers.  
  • Exceptional customer service skills, providing our customers with the best experience possible. 
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, with experience in a cellar door or hospitality industry (highly desired)
  • Strong English communication skills (both written and verbal), especially over the phone (required) 
  • Intermediate computer skills including Microsoft suit and EDM software (desirable) 
  • Responsible Service of Alcohol training (RSA)

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: 

  • Competitive, above award, base-rate. 
  • Wine allowance and access to unique wine specials 
  • Access to our reward and recognition program
  • Access to our extensive online learning and development program 
  • Historic Cellar Door located in the Barossa Valley
  • Annual flu vaccination