Cellar Door Ambassador - R9720 plus study allowance

Friday, 20 September, 2019
Tammy Barlow     +27218091200

Historic Stellenbosch wine farm, Rustenberg Wines, has a learnership position opening as of mid-October 2019. The Learnership is intended to provide the candidate with working experience in the cellar door, while simultaneously engaging in further studies in order to progress in a future career in the wine industry or a related industry.

 The successful candidate will be required to work in the cellar door, assisting customers, performing stock-take, providing a high quality tasting experience, and effecting sales. The candidate will be provided with material relating to the estate and the wines, and will need to become highly familiar with the material and to relay it to customers.

 An emphasis will be placed on further studies in the wine industry and related industries and guidance and input will be given by the management team.

 Please forward CVs with motivational letters to Tammy Barlow on wine@rustenberg.co.za by 5pm, Friday 27 September, 2019.

Full Information:

Position:                     Rustenberg Learnership - Cellar Door Ambassador

                                    – Full time work experience & training

Start Date:                 Mid October 2019

Term:                          1 year Learnership position with possibility of renewal (no guarantee)

Remuneration:          R9 720 pm, as well as a study allowance of up to R20 000 per annum

Work Times:              Weekdays and Weekends during tasting centre hours, on a rotating schedule

Deadline:                   5pm, Friday 27 September 2019


Minimum Requirements:

  • Matric
  • Post-matric diploma or qualification preferable
    • Preferably relating to the wine industry, marketing, hospitality, or tourism
  • At least 2 years’ experience in a cellar door position, or comparable hospitality or wine industry position
  • Must have own transport
  • Be computer literate and capable in Word and Excel
  • Bilingual
    • Fluent in English and Afrikaans (additional languages are an advantage)
  • An interest and passion for wine
  • Willingness to study further
  • Well-presented and able to represent the image of the company
  • Attention to detail and procedures