Are you passionate about the craft of Australian spirits? Bass & Flinders Distillery is looking for a dedicatedSpirits Specialist and Sales Representativeto look after the ever-growing Melbourne market.
Set in the heart of the beautiful Mornington Peninsula,Bass & Flinders Distillery was founded in 2009 as an artisanal distillery producing small batch grape based spirits.
The inspiration for founding a distillery surrounded by vineyards was simple – stay true to our region through use of local produce wherever possible, and the distillation of grapes to produce fine spirits.
Bass & Flinders Distillery is a family owned and run distillery, now recognised as an integral part of Mornington Peninsula. We are proud to be one of the few distilleries producing their own base spirit, which we feel epitomises our passion for the distilling craft and reflective of our true sense of place.
Our Melbourne footprint is ever expanding and we are in an exciting stage of growth. We are looking for someone capable of championing our growth in sales and brand exposure, bringing Bass & Flinders Distillery’s spirits to more venues, bars and experiences across Melbourne.
Ideally you have experience either in sales or the local bartending industry (or both!), with a network of contacts in the local scene and a strong knowledge of spirits.
This is a flexible part-time role that can be adjusted to suit the right person with the right skill set, understanding of the local industry, passion and dedication to Bass & Flinders.
We have a strong focus on quality of product and sense of place and are passionate educators when it comes to gins, spirits, brandy and liqueurs.If you share our similar values, are passionate about the craft spirit industry this role could be for you.
About the Role
The role will include:
Showcasing our range of gins, brandy, spirits and liqueurs amongst the ever-growing Melbourne craft spirits community
Conducting tastings and education sessions with trade
Coordinating brand activations
Participating in events and festivals
Growing Bass & Flinders spirits sales in the Melbourne region
Supporting our new and existing customers
Staying up to date with industry trends, events and opportunities
You must hold a full drivers license and a current Victorian RSA.
If you feel you have what it takes to grow our Melbourne footprint we’d love to hear from you. Please send your resume and a brief cover letter to Holly outlining what you can bring to this role.