Wine-tasting Ambassador

Friday, 5 November, 2021

A dedicated person with a positive outlook and spontaneous personality, who has excellent knowledge of the South African wine industry, is required to join the

Marketing and Sales team of La Motte Wine Estate in the Franschhoek Valley.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the following:

  • welcoming and cordial treatment of guests in the La Motte Tasting Room
  • presentation of wine-tastings
  • assistance regarding wine sales
  • providing information about La Motte and its products, the Franschhoek area, the wine industry in general, as well as South Africa     
  • assistance regarding marketing activities and related administrative duties

Applications are awaited from persons who comply with the following:

  • the ability to offer visitors a special “La Motte experience”
  • an excellent command of English and Afrikaans — spoken and written (a third language will serve as a recommendation)
  • sound knowledge of wine (experience in a similar position will be advantageous)
  • general knowledge regarding Franschhoek, South Africa and the wine and tourism industries
  • computer literacy
  • willingness to work on scheduled Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays

La Motte offers a competitive salary, commensurate with the extent to which the above criteria are met.

Commencement of duties: As soon as possible.

Please forward your CV and covering letter to reach Anél Odendaal at e-mail before 09:00, Tuesday 23 November 2021. 

 If no response is received within two weeks after the closing date, please accept that your application has been unsuccessful.