General Manager (EE)


An exciting opportunity exist for a driven professional with a sound business acumen to perform the role of General Manager tasked to manage all functions of this breakthrough initiative in the wine industry. We require an accomplished leader with a proven track record in managing a medium size business with the ability to stay operationally focused on all aspects of the business while operating in a highly-collaborative industry.


  • Implementation and achievement business strategy and business plans.
  • Growth in market share and new market opportunities.
  • Improve business effectiveness and resources management and deployment.
  • Successfully engage internal and external business networks.
  • Achievement of performance goals in order to gain shareholders trust and respect.
  • Drive monthly and quarterly business processes.
  • Develop business investment and coordinate financial support.
  • Evaluate new business opportunities and make meaningful recommendations to shareholders.
  • Provide timely reporting and analysis that relates to budget and business plan reviews.
  • Seek improvements in key business processes, especially those that require cross-group participation.

 We are looking for candidates that have the following qualities:

  • Team Player: Ability to encourage excellent cross-functional collaboration, including the ability to comfortably communicate at all levels in the business.
  • Growth and entrepreneurial mind set (Thirst for knowledge): Your life is truly about learning-it-all. You approach every new piece of information, knowledge, and competency with insatiable curiosity. Ultimately, you're open to the ideas of others, where the success of others does not diminish your own.
  • Relentlessly Resourceful: you have the drive to overcome any obstacle in your work.
  • Customer Obsessed: you learn about your customers and their businesses with a beginner's mind and then bring solutions that meet their needs.
  • Pure Challenge: demonstrate desire and ability to readily take on complex challenges and work towards solutions to seemingly unsolvable problems.
  • Unquestionable integrity: you will employ the highest ethical standards, demonstrating truthfulness and fairness in every action that you take both inside and outside the business.

The ideal candidate will have at least 5 years general management and viticulture oenology experience with a relevant BCom / BSc Degree: Agriculture and/or  Viticulture Diploma and must be fully  computer literate and au fait with general MS Office.

Closing date : 31 July 2018

 If you don’t hear from us within two weeks of the closing date you can assume that your application was unsuccessful