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Careers at Chapel Down

Would you like to be part of something very special?

At Chapel Down, a team of highly professional, talented people share a vision of creating unique, world-class wines and beers. We are lucky to do this in the fabulous environment of the garden of England. We are incredibly proud of what we have done, what we are doing and are excited about what the future holds.

Discover our current opportunities below.

Current Opportunities


We are looking for a highly motivated Key Account Manager to join our talented sales team. This is an exciting and rare opportunity to join this dynamic and exciting UK-based drinks company. We are looking for someone with excellent communication and organisational skills, and the ability to work well as part of a team.

The role of Key Account Manager is to maximise sales opportunities for Chapel Down’s portfolio of wine, spirits, beer and cider with route-to-market partners and managed groups.

With an attractive benefits package, including competitive salary, performance-related bonus scheme, company car and staff discounts, successful candidates should have at least two years experience in a Key Account Manager role and experience within the drinks industry, ideally to a WSET or Cicerone qualification level.

Download the full job specification here.

To apply, send your CV and cover letter to Darren Davis



Chapel Down, England’s leading wine producer, is recruiting for a Customer Service Executive, maternity cover to join our busy and rapidly growing team in Ashford.

Reporting to the sales administration manager, the successful applicant will:

• Process all manner of trade and retail sales orders, from order-capturing through to the despatch and delivery

• Help answer busy phone lines, take orders and direct calls effectively

• Organise transport for orders and plan delivery routes

• Communicate efficiently with customers, colleagues and transport suppliers

• Provide support to our wider sales team

• Conduct weekly outbound customer care calls to our trade accounts.

The successful applicant should have: • A good understanding of what excellent customer service is and how to provide it • A friendly and professional telephone manner • The ability to work well under pressure to meet daily deadlines • Good IT skills.

A basic knowledge of wine and beer is not essential but enjoyment of them certainly helps!

To apply, send your CV and cover letter to Gemma Caselton.