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Lead Brewer (Northern Ireland, UK) - (Ref: 1158)


Our client, a brewery based in Northern Ireland, produces a portfolio of beers including; lagers, ales, IPA’s and stouts which are bottled and kegged on site. As their brewery and production expands, they require an experienced Head Brewer to support day to day production, QC and customer facing aspects within the brewery. The individual will be managing and developing a team of three brewers and will report to the Operations Manager.

Key responsibilities:

The Head Brewer will support the Operations Manager in managing the day to day production schedule and the operators in brewing, beer processing and packaging. Furthermore, the brewer will actively engage in QC and customer-facing activities as required. 

Skills, experience and attributes:

The Lead Brewer will require a minimum of 5 years practical brewing experience at craft scale or greater. A science or engineering degree together with a brewing qualification (IBD Diploma) is required. An enthusiastic self-starter with commitment to get things done will excel in this role as part of a Company built on entrepreneurship and innovation. Proven line management experience is essential. 

This is an excellent opportunity to join a brewing and distilling company which has ambitious plans to grow and develop new and innovative beers.  A good salary is offered together with the opportunity to develop your brewing skill and education.

All applicants must be eligible to work in the UK

For more information please contact Penny Zaloumis at The Carling Partnership.


Telephone: +44 1483 893 100.

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