Accolade Wines - Reynella SA

Enrich Your Everyday

At Accolade Wines, our purpose is to enrich everyday moments through our amazing wine brands. It goes without saying  that everything we do as an organisation and as individuals is in service of fulfilling this purpose.

As one of the world’s leading wine companies, our award-winning portfolio includes loved brands such as Hardys, Grant  Burge, St Hallett, House of Arras, Petaluma, Banrock Station, Mud House, Jam Shed, Tatachilla, Brookland Valley and  many more.

The driving force behind our business is our people, their expertise, their passion and their professionalism. With over 1,400 dedicated employees in Australia, the UK, Europe, Asia, South Africa, New Zealand and North and South America, it is our teamwork that sets us apart.

Role Details

This role reports to the Global Wine Director and has no direct reports.

Your Key Accountabilities

•    Order and receive products that are required for Wine Shows and Functions
•    Assist Winemakers with obtaining competitor products and set up tastings
•    Order in stock required for museums post-bottling of Premium wines
•    To ensure that appropriate wines show entries are submitted for appropriate wine shows in a timely manner 
•    Work with Winemaking, Brand Managers and Marketing to organise relevant wines from Australian and overseas wine show schedule, label as per requirements, and send off accordingly within appropriate time frames
•    Advise Group Winemaking and Marketing of any issues with show entries or wine delivery
•    Ordering and retrieving products ex Warehouses, Cellar Doors and Museums as required in Wine Shows
•    Coordinate and facilitate stock inspection by auditors, if requested by wine show associations.
•    Tabulate Wine Show results and distribute to Group Winemaking and Marketing
•    Assist Winemakers to source wines ex bottle shops, museums and trade required for functions and VIP dinners
•    Tidy, clean and take responsibility of the tasting room, including Winemaking, Journalist and VIP tastings
•    Submit products to Wine Media as requested by Winemaking, Marketing and Brand
•    Coordinate Museum wine stock-take 
•    Archive relevant documentation
•    Housekeeping of Wine Show Room

Other Accountabilities Include

•    Carry out all tasks In compliance with HSE policies and procedures

Your Knowledge and Skills

•    Works as effective team member, leading, guiding & inspiring others
•    Communicates well at all levels: share ideas and contributing
•    Take the initiative to problem solve, challenge & improve to deliver the agreed targets
•    Excellent planning and organisational skills
•    Ability to generate innovative solutions to work situation
•    Professional approach, demonstrating flexibility and ownership
•    Able to work well under pressure
•    Demonstrates enthusiasm and is self-motivated
•    Demonstrates health and safety understanding and compliance
•    Processes Strong Commercial Awareness
•    Excellent planning and organising skills

Essential Qualifications

•    Wine experience &/or technical interest
•    1-2 years previous experience in wine show events / marketing
•    Forklift licence

Physical and Other Requirements

•    Current drivers licence is required
•    Manual Handling
•    Travel as required
•    Ability to frequently lift cartons of wine

Our Company Values

•    Ownership
•    Focus
•    Innovate
•    Results
•    Leadership