Trade News

Product and Events Manager (Brand Ambassador) – 9th June 2014

macro Product and Events Manager (Brand Ambassador) Our Client is looking for a dynamic person to manage their product sourcing and relationships with suppliers in Hong Kong and overseas. The same person will lead their public relations and events in Hong Kong, involving their suppliers and clients to bring the best results for the company. This is a fantastic career opportunity in a fast growing company! The selected candidate will have the opportunity to work independently and develop good contacts with wineries and suppliers as the same time with clients in Hong Kong through fascinating wine events as well the possibility to travel and discover wine regions and new wines while developing this job. Responsibilities: • Maintain and establish relationship with winery and suppliers from Hong Kong and around the world • Participate in wine fairs and events in Hong Kong and overseas • Prepare events and maintain public relations in Hong Kong with media and clients • Control of inventory and purchase of wines and spirits • Collect, summarize and participate in analysis Hong Kong area wine industry, and procurement, competitor information, etc • Responsible for wine products online scheme and related gifts selection, business negotiation, internal coordination • Responsible for planning and implementing product strategy and annual marketing plans Requirements: • Bachelor degree or above • 1 years of imported wine industry experience or above 2 years of wine sales experience • Candidates with less or no experience could also be considered as assistant • Having a sharp insight and analytical ability in Hong Kong wine industry and marketing, can writing product strategy report • Good communication skills, good command of English & Chinese (including Putonghua) could be a plus but not mandatory, strong English writing and reading ability • Having strong coordination, management ability, good team work spirit, and a high degree of the control ability   Interested parties should contact Macro Asia Wines at the following email address: hr@macroasia.com
9/06/14

MEDIA TASTING: Prosecco Masterclass with JC Viens (May 23rd)

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8/05/14

TRADE TASTING: Geoff Merrill and Kanonkop tasting (16th May)

merril tasting trade Trade tasting at Riva (Park Lane Hotel), 27th floor, 310 Gloucester Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong. RSVP necessary to Elaine at elainechiu@northeast.com.hk
7/05/14

TRADE TASTING: Ca’ del Grevino (California) tasting – 11th April 2014

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Please RSVP to berge@bergestudio.com or Anita Fung at asmfung@gmail.com

This Friday night at Tin Lung Heen, Ritz Carlton Hotel, Hong Kong

7/04/14

Wine Searcher – On Line Editor (to cover maternity leave)

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Wine-Searcher, the world’s largest wine search engine, is looking for an individual to take over the editorship of its news and features section for nine months, to cover the current editor’s maternity leave. 

The successful applicant will lead and direct the content in the news and features section of the website. They will ensure that the articles published are of interest to Wine-Searcher’s readership and support the wider aims of the search engine and the business. 

The individual must possess solid wine knowledge and have proven editing experience, ideally online.   

The position will oversee the commissioning and publication of articles six days a week. 

Key duties include:

- Commissioning successful articles and managing an annual budget;

- Managing a small in-house team, a wire service, and a large network of editorial contributors from around the world;

- Overseeing the publication of all content in the news and features section of the site;

- Writing content, as necessary;

- Promoting the news and features section of the site, increasing readership and brand awareness;

- Coordinating and enhancing Wine-Searcher’s social media presence;

- Liaising with other areas of the business to ensure the aims of the company are met;

- Representing the company externally.  

This is a full-time position on a fixed-term contract based in Auckland, New Zealand and is a great opportunity for an individual keen to grow their experience in online wine publishing. 

Start date: 2 June 2014

End date:  6 March 2015

To apply for this job online, follow the link here: http://www.journalismjobs.com/Job_Listing.cfm?JobID=1570548

17/03/14

TRADE: Berry Bros and Rudd Portfolio Tasting – March 18th

trade tasting inviteFor RSVP contact Josh Rubenstein at BBR on josh.rubenstein@bbr.com

March 18th (Tuesday) 5pm  to 6pm - RSVP necessary

3/03/14

TRADE: Cuvees’ 1st Annual Portfolio Tasting – March 17th

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Join Cuvees' for their innaugural trade and media tasting from 2:30 - 5:30 on March 17th at The Space, 210 Hollywood Road, Sheung Wan. For RSVP you must contact rsvp@cuvees.com

26/02/14

TRADE & MEDIA: Gonzalez Byass Sherry Tasting 6th March 2014

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For RSVP contact: marketing@amorossowines.com

20/02/14

Trade Classifieds: Fine Wine Ambassador – Treasury Wine Estates

36457F01_TWE_LOGOIn case you haven't heard… Asia is where it's at!! This is a brilliant opportunity to join Treasury Wine Estates in one of our fastest growing markets – based in our Hong Kong office!

 The Brand Ambassador role is charged with building the profile, and ultimately the commercial return, of the TWE portfolio within a group of key and influential accounts. You will assume the position of ambassador and educator – supporting TWE employees, distributors and customers across the Asia region to better understand and appreciate TWE wines..

As an ambassador, you will need to be able to speak with confidence and credibility across the TWE portfolio - therefore a developed knowledge of wine and the wine industry is mandatory for this role. You will also need to be confident and accomplished in influencing and negotiating, ideally skills that you have gained from previous experience in working with strategic accounts.

At Treasury Wine Estates we have one ambition, to be recognised as the world's most successful and celebrated wine company. Apply now and join us on our journey! Follow this link for the application process: http://careers.tweglobal.com/caw/en/#/job/743786/fine-wine-ambassador-hong-kong

6/02/14

Slurp Asia: Sales Staff Wanted

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    SALES EXECUTIVE WANTED!

    - Slurp.asia is expanding and we are looking for a highly motivated and experienced wine sales professional to join our team.

    - As part of our expansion we will see a large increase in our physical HK stocks of Fine Wines. A rolling inventory of around HK$12m in fine wine will be at your disposal, not to mention access to our numerous and diverse purchasing sources!

    - You will be expected to have pre-existing, proven distribution networks for both private client and trade sales, as well as high quality spoken and written English.

    - You will be rewarded with a competitive base salary (negotiable), individual target related bonus plus medical and other benefits including generous holiday entitlement and staff discount.

    - WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR?

    CONTACT/CV Tom Chamberlain: info@slurp.asia / +852 3590 4472

14/01/14

TRADE: Watson’s Wine Grand Tasting

Watson s Wine Week 2013_2

When: Thursday 7th November 2013

Time: 3:00pm to 5:30pm

Where: The Ballroom, Mira Hotel, Tsim Sha Tsui

4/11/13

TRADE: Armit Wines Annual Portfolio Tasting

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TRADE TASTING: Monday 28th October 2013 (3:00pm to 5:30pm)

RSVP needed to nkeddie@armitwines.co.uk

18/10/13