Administrative & Clerical
Employer: Ontario Craft Wineries
Closing Date: 09/29/2023
About the Ontario Craft Wineries
The Ontario Craft Wineries (OCW is the champion of Ontario’s high quality, authentically local Vintner’s Quality Alliance (VQA) wines. As a non-profit trade association, the OCW represents over 110 wineries from across the three Designated Viticultural Areas of the province (Niagara, Prince Edward County and Lake Erie North Shore) as well as emerging wine producing regions such as Ontario’s South Coast, Georgian Bay/Grey County and Lake Huron. Our members are independently owned small and medium sized enterprises – grape growers, manufacturers and leaders in tourism in their communities. Our members are the future of Ontario’s wine industry, which is a source of new investment, jobs and award-winning wines. We advocate to all levels of government and work with a variety of industry partners in order to achieve wineries’ objective to create a positive and growing business environment.
We are seeking an administrative professional to provide support to the OCW senior staff. The ideal candidate is a detail oriented, collaborative problem solver with a desire to join a small and dynamic team.
Under the direction of the OCW President, the Executive Assistant will directly support the President and the Director of Finance, will as act as the Board, Committee and member relations liaison, and will assist with the delivery and execution of OCW programs.
Role and Responsibilities
Administration and Executive Support
Ontario Craft Wine Conference & Trade Show Coordinator
Sustainable Winegrowing Ontario (SWO) Certification Program Coordinator
This is a full-time role. Our standard office work week is Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., with some industry events or projects occurring during the evening or on weekends. The successful candidate will work primarily from our offices in Vineland Station, with opportunities for hybrid/remote work.
Annual salary ranges from $46,000 – $50,000 depending on education and experience.
Employment benefits include health, dental and life insurance as well as a monthly phone allowance.