Viticulturist

Date: 2 Jul 2024

Location: Tanunda, Australia

Company: Accolade Wines

About us

At Accolade Wines, our purpose is to enrich everyday moments through our amazing wine brands. As one of the world’s leading wine companies, our award-winning portfolio includes loved brands such as Hardys, Grant Burge, St Hallett, Petaluma, Croser, Banrock Station, Mud House, Jam Shed, Tatachilla, Brookland Valley and many more. 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.

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.

Key responsibilities include:

To be truly successful in this role you will actively promote best practice viticulture activities. You will also:

•    Provide technical viticultural support to company viticulturists, winemakers, growers and others
•    Assist in the management of grape intake across premium wineries
•    Represent the company as appropriate in viticultural and regional associations
•    Work with National Vineyards manager in the running of Barossa owned and Leased vineyards
•    Work with Grape Sourcing Manager to act as a grower contact for Barossa and Eden Valley Growers
•    Modernising Viticulture and Winemaking team (Viticulture rep)

What you'll bring:

 

  •  At least 3 years in a similar role or operational management role
  • Tertiary qualifications in Viticulture or a related discipline
  • Extensive practical and technical knowledge of viticulture gained through post-graduate experience
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office, particularly Excel
  • Well-developed written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience with GIS platforms (desirable)
  • A valid driver’s licence (essential)

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 
•    Paid Parental Leave
•    Start your weekend early with our Fast Friday finishes! 
•    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  
 
Want to find out more? Watch us in action here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gRtn17Hgz8M

Sound like your kind of drop? Apply now. 

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