Treasury Wine Estates is a globally recognised producer of leading wine brands including Penfolds, Wolf Blass, Wynns and Saltram. Our portfolio of products are acclaimed for their consistency in quality, delivered by an outstanding team of diverse professionals.
An exciting and high profile opportunity has become available for a Grower Liaison Officer to manage the Sunraysia, Swan Hill & North region for Treasury Wine Estates
Key responsibilities include:
First point of contact for business relations and communications with growers within the region
Liaise with the Regional Technical Officers and National Viticulture Teams on technical matters including grape quality standards, variety and clonal evaluation, chemical usage and vineyard practices
Instigate negotiations and adjustments to grower grape supply agreements, in accordance with short term and long term grape supply requirements
Maintain accurate yield forecasts, Inform the Grower Relations Department on fruit availability within your region and accurately align potential fruit purchases to the required brand, grade & end use
Monitor grower performance and maintain grower records with Grower Database. Update and Maintain GPS map records for all contracted grower vineyards and facilitate grower engagement in required programs such as Entwine and Grapeweb
Conduct and record field inspections with winemakers for final grading to ensure maximum end use potential of fruit and efficient batching and streaming of fruit deliveries during vintage
Develop a positive industry presence; monitor grower’s activities within the grape growing industries. Undertake activities that enhance TWE’s profile and community image
You are an effective influencer and possess strong communication skills both written and verbal. Your problem solving and conflict resolution skills and advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word will ensure your success in this role. Degree qualifications in Viticulture or proven industry experience in Vineyard Management / Grower Relations Operations are preferred.
apply online at www.tweglobal.com/careers