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THE CARLING PARTNERSHIP

 

Right by you

Recruitment for the drinks industry.

We do right by the people we work with. Your interests come first. For us, mutual success is the only success

 

CARLING

For over two decades the Carling Partnership has been the leading name in recruitment specialising in the drinks sector. We offer unrivalled access to the industry, deep understanding of the sector’s demands, and a thorough and personal approach. The result? Placements that are right for the job, right for the culture and right for the person.

SECTORS

Brewing and beer

Cider

Distilling

Sales and Marketing

Soft Drink

Wine

Suppliers

WHY USE US

The roles we fill

If the drinks industry needs it, we cover it. We’re specialists in top-level management and technical positions, but we find high-quality people for roles at all levels. Every leader begins somewhere.

 

 

Master distillers, master brewers, cider makers, brewers and distillers
Sales and marketing
Project and account managers
All technical roles
Microbiologists, chemists, engineers
Buyers
Packaging
Quality and process control
Specialised management – all types
And much more…

 

WHY USE US

Latest Vacancies

We’re trusted by the biggest names in the drinks industry because of our discretion and confidentiality, vital for sensitive senior posts.

Distilling

Distiller (Gin)

Kenya, Africa - Ref: 1460

Our client are on an exciting mission to create Africa’s leading craft beverage brand. They currently make fruit ciders, made with real fruit from Kenya, and craft tonics, made with natural ingredients from Africa. They will be launching a range of craft gins for the Kenyan market. As the first company to distil in Kenya, they are in a prime position to help shape the craft market. Over and above this, Kenya is a phenomenal location to be able to make this product with one of the richest in flora and fauna, teas, fruit and spices, They are now looking for a distiller who will be at the heart of delivering product innovation, quality and consistency.
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Sales and Marketing

Regional Technical Sales Manager

Southern England, UK - Ref: 1459

Our Client serves the brewing industry with a unique ‘one-stop-shop’ for all of their processing aid. They are now looking for a new member to join their Technical Sales team covering the South of England. They will join a highly skilled technical sales team in supporting drinks producers to brew, distil and ferment with speed, efficiency, ecology, quality and consistency in mind. This is a hands-on, technical position and candidates need to be flexible, hard-working, and have a strong can-do attitude towards managing clients and ensuring a quality service that is efficient and resolves technical concerns quickly. This role involves a lot of travel, being on the road, visiting producers across the south. It would be best suited to a self-motivated, technically adept and effervescent character who is eager to seek and develop new markets. It is an excellent opportunity for candidates looking for a chance to prove themselves and progress within a growing business.
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Brewing and Beer

Brewery Technician

NSW, Australia - Ref: 1457

Our client was established in New South Wales, Australia in 2014. The brewery is based on a state-of-the-art Krones brew-house and KHS bottling line. A range of award-winning, branded small-batch/craft and high-volume contract brews are produced, marketed and distributed; these include international brands and labels for Australia’s leading retailers. To meet volume growth, the brewery is seeking a Brewery Technician to join this established, dynamic brewery team as soon as possible.
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Brewing and Beer

Technical Brewer

NSW, Australia - Ref: 1453

Our client was established in New South Wales, Australia in 2014. The brewery is based on a state-of-the-art Krones brew-house and KHS bottling line. A range of award-winning, branded small-batch/craft and high-volume contract brews are produced, marketed and distributed; these include international brands and labels for Australia’s leading retailers. To meet volume growth, the brewery is seeking a Technical Brewer to join this established, dynamic production team as soon as possible. Initially this may be a contract role but for the right applicant a permanent appointment with excellent promotional prospects will be offered.
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BETTER RANGE

Advertising your vacancies directly leaves the future of your company to chance. Don’t passively hope the right person finds you. Actively find them.

BETTER Quality

The ideal candidate for a role is rarely even looking for a job. Often, they need a tap on the shoulder. We know where they are.

BETTER MATCH

Location, family, ambition, strengths, culture… so many things influence a successful placement. Get them right first time.

Insights

How To Make Beer – Fermentation

THOUGHT PIECE the carling team

How To Make Beer – Fermentation

Last time we left the now bitter wort in whirlpool but still at 85oC. This residual energy is recovered in plate heat exchangers as ale worts are collected at 18-20oC and lagers at 11 -15oC. Lagers are fermented cooler which allows more of the flavours derived from the materials to show through compared to higher […]
Tips For Navigating Mid-Career In The Brewing And Distilling Industry

THOUGHT PIECE the carling team

Tips For Navigating Mid-Career In The Brewing And Distilling Industry

WHAT TRENDS ARE AFFECTING MID-CAREER? Mid-career is often a time when your views around work-life balance and long-term goals can lead to planning some career changes. While having the advantage of considerable skills and experience, there is the challenge of how to steer your career in an industry that is going through significant change. So, […]
How To Brew Beer – The Rest Of The Brewhouse

THOUGHT PIECE the carling team

How To Brew Beer – The Rest Of The Brewhouse

Last month we had extracted the sweet wort from the spent grains. Now we have to boil with hops to make hopped wort and separate out the solids before fermentation. Remember we are on the lookout for any additives or processing aids, as the brewer prefers to call them, being used in the operations. The […]

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The team

We love to see both clients and candidates thrive as a result of our work. Our different backgrounds and range of skills help make that happen.

Julie Carling

Julie Carling

Tricia Tappin

Tricia Tappin

Tanya White

Tanya White

Laurence Rougeaux

Laurence Rougeaux

ABOUT US

‘Working with the team at The Carling Partnership is always a pleasure. The opportunities that The Carling Partnership offers are second to none in the brewing industry. They are always knowledgeable, professional and friendly.’

Ciaran Giblin, Brewmaster

‘The Carling Partnership are a pleasure to work with. They have taken time to really understand our business and to really get to know their candidates. They are sound advisors, honest, direct and efficient. Not only that, they are lovely people and I highly recommend them.’

Michael Wiper

‘It’s like working with friends, friends you have known all your life, they know what we want and they always deliver. I have never had a bad recommendation.’

Peter Smith

‘I have been working with Julie and Bill for over 20 years. Together they have built a first class reputation for talent management in the beverage sector. I have been placed by them a number of times but more than this, Carling Partnership has worked with me on many occasions to provide great talent to the organisations I have worked for over the years. I can say for me they are the “go to” Team you can trust. In particular Julie goes the extra mile to only forward candidates to organisations whom she can fully stand over. She also meticulously gets to know her candidates before recommending them. Their reputation is indivisible.’

Julian Patton

HEAD BREWER JOB DESCRIPTION


A Head Brewer is responsible for all aspects of the beer production process and day-to-day operations of the brewery. It is a high-level role which can involve many different tasks.

 

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