Winejobs.com released a report detailing wine job posting trends as of October 2013. As the wine industry’s leading online job site, Winejobs.com has a unique vantage point over industry trends. The Winejobs.com index indicates that job postings by wineries in October 2013 increased 8 percent from October 2012. The index is up 24 percent so far this year.
The October 2013 increase in job postings was driven by a big increase in hospitality jobs. The hospitality index increased 37 percent from its level in October 2012 and is up 44 percent for the year.
The sales and marketing index increased 5 percent from its level in October 2012. The index is up 10 percent year-to-date.
The winemaking job index decreased 20 percent from its level in October 2012, but is up 20 percent year-to-date.