Our client, a highly successful global craft brewer, is looking to recruit a Brewing Manager based in Scotland.
Reporting to the Head of Production, the Brewing Manager will be accountable for brewing operations and will manage the brewing team.
The Brewing Manager will ensure operations meet stringent health & safety, food safety, quality, sustainability, cost, volume and service standards, and is a key player in executing the brewery’s strategy.
The ideal candidate will be passionate about continuous improvement and efficiency, and will take pride in leading the team to break through targets every month whilst developing their skills, knowledge and capability.
Skills, experience and attributes:
Substantial experience in production management within a complex brewing, food or FMCG business, managing a team of least 20 direct reports
Brewing / food and beverage industry experience is preferred; however, experience in a combination of food manufacturing alongside manufacturing experience in other similar industries will be considered
Experience of managing a budget and able to demonstrate strong management of operational efficiencies. A proven track record of understanding and applying continuous improvement principles and practices such as Lean Manufacturing, TPM or Six Sigma ideally
Excellent attention to detail and keen organisational skills. Highly motivated, self- starting, with an enthusiasm for beating deadlines consistently
A Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or a related discipline IOB / IBD Master Brewer Passion for great craft beer required