Assistant Winemaker, Franschhoek


GlenWood Vineyards, a boutique winery near Franschhoek, whose main objective is the production of premium quality wines, has a vacancy for a young and enthusiastic Assistant Winemaker.

 The ideal candidate will be responsible for, but not limited to:

  • Entire winemaking process from crushing to bottling under the supervision of the Cellar Master
  • Working closely with the Farm Manager regarding harvesting times, etc
  • Planning and ordering relating to bottling processes throughout the year
  • SAWIS-administration & Wine Online Export documentation
  • Conducting tastings when required both in the trade, export and tasting room channels
  • Being in charge of IPW, WIETA and the GlenWood costing systems
  • Travelling to and hosting wine shows.

 Personal Attributes:

  • Professional communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Be punctual and energetic
  • Be able to work within a small dedicated team
  • Be computer literate especially MS Office
  • Have a valid driver’s licence.

 The position has significant upward growth potential. The ideal candidate will report directly to the General Manager/Cellar Master.

 Please submit your CV to by no later than 14 November,2018.

 Should you not receive any feedback within two weeks after the closing date you should assume that the application was not successful.