Career Opportunities

Kusunoki Winery Co., Ltd. is seeking one sales representative/vineyard & winery staff who loves wines and to communicate with people. Please find the details below and apply for the position. We look forward to your application.

1. Sales Representative/vineyard & winery staff (hereinafter “Sales Representative”)

Immediate vacancy. One person(Part time job seeker can apply.)
Sale representatives is to be directed and prioritized by the supervisor and/or designee.

Major responsibilities include but are not limited to;

  1. sell wines and other product at the shop,
  2. explain the wines and the procedures of grape growing and winemaking,
  3. conduct a winery tour at the winery,
  4. perform sales promotion at or out of the winery,
  5. perform sales of wines at events,
  6. work with administration and/or grape growing and wine making staff,
  7. pack products and ship out from the winery,
  8. work at least either on Saturday or Sunday,
  9. work in the vineyard,
  10. work in the winery,

Required qualification:

Graduated from accredited two- or four-year collage/university. Be able to speak/write/read English at least English Proficiency Test (EIKEN) Second Level (2 KYU) or equivalent(preferable but not mandatory). Driving License of manual car.

Back ground:

Preferable but not mandatory in the service industry especially wine industry and have some experience in wine tasting.


Be cheerful and fond of wines, and willing to learn about grape growing/wine making and wine tasting. Be able to communicate with staff and customers fluently in Japanese. Accounting knowledge is not mandatory but preferable.
PC literacy: Be able to use Excel and Word, and be able to use SNS.


one (1) to two (2) days per week according to the roaster.
Ex. One day during May-October, Two days during November-April


Start with JPY180,000.- per month. Social Insurance to be provided.
Bonus is paid dependent on the performance of the person and that of the company. Per hour rate for part timer starts with JPY900.-

Interview and an Employment Examination:

The scheduled will be informed on the receipt of application basis. Please send your CV to Mr. Shigeyuki Kusunoki, Kamekura 123-1, Suzaka City, Nagano, Japan 382-0033.