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Head Brewer (North West, UK) - (Ref: 1176)


Our client is a creative influence in the brewing community, enlivening the beer choice, honouring tradition and smiling along the way. They have been making beer and winning awards since 2009, but the exciting journey is only just beginning. They are set to grow significantly.

An opportunity has opened for a passionate, experienced and dedicated individual to oversee the creation of all things beer related at the Brewery.  This is a great opportunity to join the management team of a growing business and work in a fun and dynamic environment. A team player who enjoys working creatively and with an element of challenge, you must be driven to constantly improve your own standards whilst encouraging and developing the team around you. 

Key responsibilities:

  • Brew schedule to meet production targets
  • Be responsible for the brewing team – performance management and development
  • HACCP/QC – maintain and enhance product quality; safety and legal compliance.  Standardise and review brewery procedures and protocols.  Complete and maintain SALSA accreditation
  • Purchase and specify raw materials – manage inventory and balance cost and cash flow considerations
  • Develop the beer range: current and new.  Focus on innovation 

Skills, experience and attributes:

  • A formal brewing education or professional brewing experience is essential
  • Experience in all formats of beer packaging
  • Knowledge of and passion for craft beer and the brewing industry
  • Extensive knowledge of industry compliance standards
  • Confident communication skills

Applications from candidates eligible to work in the UK only.

For more information please contact Tricia Tappin at the Carling Partnership,


Telephone: + 44 1483 893 100.

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