General Manager/Winemaker

Friday, 17 November, 2017

Our client, situated in Stellenbosch, has a vacancy for a General Manager/ Winemaker. The suitable candidate will be responsible for the total vinification and administrative tasks and will report to the shareholders.

This position will suit a self-motivated, energetic, creative, hands-on person who is willing to take on a challenging position in a new winery that forms part of an established international wine company.

To be considered you will need a relevant tertiary qualification with a minimum of 5-7 years’ experience, which must include a minimum of five or more local and three international harvests in cellars that focus on premium wines.

Responsibilities will include: • General management of the estate • Total vinification responsibility • Cellar and barrel administration • Assisting with marketing and presenting tastings • Full responsibility of the cellar in addition to the management of the estate as well as the 12 ha of vines • Managing quality systems (IPW, SAWIS, etc.)

In exchange for your contribution, our client offers a market-related remuneration package.

Please apply online at before 09:00 on 22 November 2017. For general inquiries contact Ilze van Niekerk at M3 Human Capital Management
on tel. 021 863 1444.

Commencement of duties: As soon as possible.

Should no feedback be received within two weeks after the closing date, please accept that your application