Current Career Opportunities

Office Manager

Rhodium Group (RHG) is seeking a professional, organized and self-motivated Office Manager to provide administrative support for the West Coast office located in Oakland, California, and communications support to RHG firm-wide.

Rhodium Group (RHG) is seeking a professional, organized and self-motivated Office Manager to provide administrative support for the West Coast office located in Oakland, California, and communications support to RHG firm-wide.

This person will have the ability to prioritize work, adapt to shifting priorities, and consistently perform at a high level of quality. This includes general office management, meeting and travel scheduling, client communications and light IT support.  The Office Manager will also provide firm-wide communications support, working with RHG Directors to help maximize the impact of RHG’s economic and public policy research through web, social media and press. They will manage content on the RHG website, as well as through the company’s Twitter and Facebook accounts. This person will also help coordinate press engagement by RHG staff. The ideal candidate will possess sufficient graphic design competency to assist in the production of RHG reports.

The ideal candidate is intensely focused with a strong work ethic and has demonstrated the ability for critical thinking.

Candidate qualifications include:

  • Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent work experience)
  • Interest in public policy, international affairs and in RHG’s specific areas of research
  • Web and social media proficiency
  • 1-2 years professional experience in communications or marketing and/or graphic design expertise a plus
  • Experience with Salesforce or other Contact Resource Management systems
  • Professionalism and intellectual curiosity.

 

RHG combines policy experience, quantitative economic tools and on-the-ground research to analyze disruptive global trends. Our work supports the investment management, strategic planning and policy analysis needs of clients in the financial, corporate, non-profit and government sectors. RHG’s foundational economic and public policy research plays a critical role in shaping public understanding of pressing economic and environmental issues, ranging from Chinese economic reform to the economic risks of climate change in the US and around the world. RHG has offices in New York, California and Hong Kong, and associates in Washington and New Delhi.

Please apply via our online application: http://www.personnelperspective.com/job-application/.

Human Resources Professional

Are you ready for a challenging and rewarding career?   We are looking for a star performer who is ready and energized to help us reach our goals in a fast-paced and rapidly growing environment.

Are you ready for a challenging and rewarding career?   We are looking for a star performer who is ready and energized to help us reach our goals in a fast-paced and rapidly growing environment.

We are seeking a results-oriented HR professional who is experienced, motivated, driven and passionate about their work.  Our team is comprised of experienced professionals with in-depth knowledge and extensive experience in providing HR solutions that lead to more engaged employees, better leadership, improved processes and ultimately increased productivity.

Essential Functions 

  • Resolve a full range of internal and external customer requests and projects
  • Deliver practical solutions to clients for employee relations assistance
  • Provide audits of HR systems to identify potential risks and ensure compliant employee personnel files
  • Provide guidance and expertise in HR related areas such as employment law compliance, leaves of absence, hiring, firing, etc.
  • Share in training on subject matter
  • Perform additional responsibilities, as assigned

 

Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum of seven years of demonstrated, progressive HR management experience
  • Knowledge of employment laws, rules and standards at the local/city, state and federal levels
  • Superior critical thinking and communication skills
  • Demonstrated project management experience
  • Unquestioned integrity, and the experience, confidence, and presence to effectively handle interpersonal relationships and sensitive HR issues
  • Highly motivated, self-driven, solution and detail oriented
  • Strong desire to work in an entrepreneurial environment
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate verbally and in writing throughout all levels of the organization, both internally and externally
  • Effective presentation skills
  • Ability to analyze and prioritize multiple responsibilities
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Suite software tools (Word, Outlook, Excel, etc.)
  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree and a solid academic background required

Please apply via our online application: http://www.personnelperspective.com/job-application/.

Assistant Production Winemaker

Our client is a forward-thinking wine branding, production and distribution company based in Sonoma County that creates a dynamic custom label product, delivering extreme value to the customer. They are a business that is fueled by entrepreneurialism scaled by technology and mastered by people. This approach is their guideline for success and is integrated into the fabric of their people, culture, and workplace.

Our client is a forward-thinking wine branding, production and distribution company based in Sonoma County that creates a dynamic custom label product, delivering extreme value to the customer. They are a business that is fueled by entrepreneurialism scaled by technology and mastered by people. This approach is their guideline for success and is integrated into the fabric of their people, culture, and workplace.

Our client is seeking an Assistant Production Winemaker to join their growing bottling facility team in Santa Rosa. All work is performed within the company’s production facility.  Because this is a production facility, there is no involvement with harvesting grapes.  Working closely with the Winemaker, the Assistant Production Winemaker is responsible for the coordination and oversight of all winemaking processes to ensure effective and efficient operations. The position involves managing cellar operations on a day-to-day basis, including carrying out wine movements and additions, maintaining barrels, organizing and purchasing equipment and supplies, performing some lab work, recordkeeping, crossflow filtration, etc.  The position involves a high level of responsibility, and also requires an acute attention to detail and the ability to organize and work efficiently without daily supervision.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Coordinate and review all activities involved in the daily operations of the wine cellar, including bulk wine receipt, blending, fining, filtrations, sanitation of cellar equipment and bottling line, on-time delivery of wine to the bottling line
  • Prepare daily work plans and deliver to Cellar Supervisor
  • Coordinate with the Cellar Supervisor to manage cellar staff schedules and workflow
  • Monitor quality of work; assure staff conforms to organizational policies and procedure and government regulations
  • Maintain quality of bulk wine inventory
  • Assist in maintaining records for all internal wine movements
  • Assist in development of procedural and quality control manuals
  • Assist in the preparation of short and long term production plans and bulk wine inventory requirements
  • Provide day-to day guidance and oversight of Cellar Supervisor; actively work to promote and recognize performance
  • Responsible for understanding the ISO Quality Policy as well as the company HAACP requirements
  • Provide requisite ISO training to cellar staff and as needed manage the processing of updating pertinent ISO SOP’s, documents and forms
  • Coordinate bulk wine shipments as directed by winemaker, including preparation of bills of lading as needed
  • Keep abreast of wine industry trends including product development and quality evaluation

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Enology, Viticulture, Fermentation Science, or related field (or equivalent education and experience)
  • 2-3 years Production Winemaking experience
  • 1 year supervisory experience
  • Management and knowledge of bottling production scheduling and process
  • Strong analytical, interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
  • Working knowledge of word processing, spreadsheet and email applications
  • Must be organized and detail-oriented with the ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment

Please apply via our online application: http://www.personnelperspective.com/job-application/.

Travel Program Coordinator

If you know something about, and love, exotic destinations this could be a great job for you. Create travel plans for the ultimate destinations, and make every detail count.  Plan very detailed trips and create the ultimate experience for the traveler.

If you know something about, and love, exotic destinations this could be a great job for you. Create travel plans for the ultimate destinations, and make every detail count.  Plan very detailed trips and create the ultimate experience for the traveler.

Customer Service skills, a strong knowledge of geography, and a desire to get every detail correct are a start.

  • Work closely with guests to design itineraries
  • Handle all aspects of the trip to ensure safety, efficiency and customer satisfaction
  • Develop and manage budget
  • Use Tourplan reservations system software
  • Assist in maintaining databases
  • Develop a thorough knowledge of Africa, India, and Asia
  • Intermediate to advanced MS Office skills
  • Salesforce database experience a plus

 

Please apply via our online application: http://www.personnelperspective.com/job-application/.

Regional Wine Sales Manager

A well-established family-owned winery located in Sonoma County seeks an energetic, self-motivated Regional Sales Manager to oversee and grow the winery’s brand in an already established region.

A well-established family-owned winery located in Sonoma County seeks an energetic, self-motivated Regional Sales Manager to oversee and grow the winery’s brand in an already established region (NY Metro area or within California preferred, but candidates in other regions will be considered as well).

Candidates must have proven experience and success in developing, implementing and achieving annual sales goals, pricing, and sales program strategies for the assigned region. This person will possess the ability to analyze sales trends and make effective suggestions.

Candidates will be expected to cultivate positive relationships with partners, vendors, distributors, retailers, and consumers.  Excellent communication and organizational skills are critical in this position.

Experience in the wine industry within a multi-tier distribution system and at least three years of wine industry experience at the supplier level, district manager, key account manager or other management level is required.  No other industry experience will be considered. Candidates must hold a Bachelor’s degree; WSET or CSW Certification a plus.

Candidates must possess a current driver’s license, automobile insurance, clean driving record, and be able to meet the company’s insurance requirements.

Please apply via our online application: http://www.personnelperspective.com/job-application/.

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ADDITIONAL FILLED RECRUITMENTS

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Controller – Napa Valley Wine estate
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Customer Service Manager – Ukiah custom manufacturing business
Director of Human Resources – Duckhorn
Director of Marketing & Communications – Sonoma County Vintners
Director of Retail Operations – Frank Family Vineyards
Director of Sales & Marketing – Prestigious, ultra-premium Napa Valley winery
General Accounting Manager – Evening Land Vineyards
General Manager – Sonoma County Vintners Co-op
Hospitality Manager – Merriam Vineyards
Human Resources Manager – Maverick Enterprises
Human Resources Director – Wikia
International Manager – Bouchard Cooperages
Manager, Retail Sales – Terlato Wine Group
Marketing Manager – Jarvis Estate
Marketing & Public Relations Manager – Paul Hobbs Wines
Master Winemaker – Paso Robles, CA winery
Production Manager – Ukiah custom manufacturing business
Sales Manager – Santa Cruz, CA winery
Sales Rep – M.A. Silva Corks, USA
Sr. Manager, DTC Operations – Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars
Tasting Room Manager – St. Francis Winery & Vineyards
VP Western Divisonal Sales Manager – Sonoma County wine business
Wine Club Manager – Napa Valley estate winery
Winemaker – Clos LaChance Winery
Winemaker – Roxyann Winery
Winery Accountant – Morlet Family Vineyards