Asia Pacific Sales Manager

Hawke's Bay

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Company: Elephant Hill


Uploaded: 08 July 2019

Closes: 08 August 2019

Elephant Hill Winery is a family-owned boutique wine producer situated on the Te Awanga coast in beautiful Hawkes Bay, New Zealand. We are focused on, and committed to, the production of the highest quality wine throughout all aspects of our vineyard management and winemaking processes.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a talented Sales Manager to join our team. While managing existing domestic sales channels, the successful candidate will also be responsible for developing new business opportunities in the Australian and Asian markets.

Reporting directly to the CEO and liaising at a senior level, this role offers the successful candidate the opportunity to plan and implement Elephant Hill’s sales strategy for growth and premiumisation, and have an impact on the direction and success of the business.

About you

  • You have a strong understanding of wine market dynamics and have proven experience working in the industry. 
  • You are an effective leader of a small team with an outstanding ability to communicate ideas to colleagues, existing partners and potential clients.

  • You will know how to develop and launch effective sales strategies to market and can demonstrate a clear history of success, both in terms of achieving sales and developing customer relationships. 

  • You are a natural networker and you possess strong project and stakeholder management skills. You are skilled at coordinating effective sales events.

  • You will have a relevant qualification and possess a sound understanding of the winemaking process from vineyard and winery, through to the end-consumer.

  • You display a strong work ethic and excellent interpersonal communication and leadership skills. You possess the utmost level of integrity and dependability.

  • Experienced in creating and managing sales budgets and effectively utilising available sales resources.

This role is multifaceted, requires the ability to work independently and collaboratively, and will suit a highly-motivated individual who wishes to join one of New Zealand’s youngest and most dynamic wineries.

If you are passionate about wine, people and travel, and want to be a part of Elephant Hill’s future growth, then we would like to hear from you.

Only people eligible to work in this country should apply for this position. Please provide evidence of your work visa or citizenship.

  • For information about the Hawkes Bay wine region, click here.

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