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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.

Brewing and Beer

Senior Brewer

North East, UK - Ref: 1456

Our client, an independent award winning craft brewery, is looking to recruit a Senior / Technical Brewer to assist the Head Brewer in the efficient running of the production department and in project work. He / She will take a lead role in the implementation of continuous improvement strategies centred on product quality/compliance/maintenance and Health & Safety.
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Brewing and Beer

Contract Sales Manager - Brewing

Field based Midlands /South, UK - Ref: 1455

Our client is a well-established regional craft brewer based in the South East and is now looking for a Contract Sales Manager to manage and develop sales of contract brewing and packaging with key partners, maximising profitability for the company. They will also be responsible for attracting new business so they need to have the right personality and contacts to be able to sell the brewery's capabilities to other brewers. The ideal candidate will already be extremely connected within the brewing trade and have an excellent knowledge of the technical brewing process.
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Brewing and Beer

Compliance Manager

North East, UK - Ref: 1454

Our client, an independent award winning craft brewery, is looking to recruit a Compliance Manager to take responsibility across the Brewery and Packaging sites for Health, Safety, Environment and Food Safety. The successful candidate will ensure the company compliance with legal and supply chain requirements.
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Distilling

Master Distiller

Scotland, UK - Ref: 1450

Our client are looking to recruit a Master Distiller who will manage the distillery leadership team and oversee the necessary administration duties required for the production & warehousing of whisky. They will identify, promote and implement continuous improvement in management systems. The Master Distiller will manage and lead the Blenders ensuring that the quality and consistency of new-make distillates, Scotch whiskies, and other spirit and non-spirit drinks is maintained. He/she will ensure product quality throughout the process from new make through maturation to finished product, and manage tactical bulk inventory to ensure liquid availability.
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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

Brewing Is More Complex Than Wine Making….

THOUGHT PIECE the carling team

Brewing Is More Complex Than Wine Making….

We hinted last time that brewing beer or wash for making malt whisky was a lot more complicated than making wine or cider as the sugars for fermentation are not immediately available but are bound up as starch in the barleycorn. Along with fermentation you can argue that mashing is the most important part of […]
The Story of Beer – Setting the Scene

THOUGHT PIECE the carling team

The Story of Beer – Setting the Scene

We have been blogging about beers but skirting around brewing technology in general. We have looked at no- and low alcohol products, life style beers like low carbs or organics, home brewing and some aspects of sustainability, yet we have not told you the basics about how it is brewed. Beer has been around in […]
How Was Your Home Brew?

THOUGHT PIECE the carling team

How Was Your Home Brew?

With much of Britain returning to varying degrees of lockdown, are you going to have another go at brewing your own beer? How did your first efforts turn out? Did your friends say the beer was good but then not finish the glass? Did your beer not taste quite the same as the stuff that […]

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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

‘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

‘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

‘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

‘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

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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