Marketing and Distribution

Usual entry point 

  • Marketing Assistant

What would help you get a job

  • Good appreciation of wine and understanding of the wine industry
  • Verbal communication skills
  • Mathematical aptitude
  • Desktop publishing experience, creativity, art or design courses
  • “Mid Level” Marketing qualification, preferably wine specific (Diploma of Wine Marketing)
  • Any relevant BA and experience in wine industry such as Cellar Door

What type of work

  • Developing brand marketing plans
  • Implementing new products, point of sale and marketing materials/ campaigns
  • Consumer or trade promotions
  • Despatch and coordination of press and media releases

 What Type of training

  • Wine Appreciation Course
  • Desktop Publishing (Adobe and other software packages)
  • Introductory and Advanced Wine Marketing

Opportunities for promotion

  • Brand Manager
  • Marketing Manager
  • International Marketing Manager

What would help you succeed

  • Experience as a Marketing Assistant or in Cellar Door
  • Marketing qualifications
  • Specialist Wine Marketing Courses
  • International Wine Marketing Courses
  • Business  Skills/Management
  • Any language skills or cultural awareness training for international roles

Related jobs in the field

  • EcoTourism
  • Brand Marketer

Additional benefits in the work

  • Opportunity to travel and work overseas