Brewing Manager

Food industry, Manufacturing and industry

Plzensky Prazdroj is the leading brewing company in Central Europe. It has the largest beer sales in the Czech Republic and is the largest exporter of beer to more than 50 countries all over the world.
Through its brands Pilsner Urquell, Gambrinus, Radegast a Velkopopovicky Kozel, Plzensky Prazdroj sells more beer on the Czech market than any other company.

Employment contract Full-time work Permanent Veľký Šariš

Plzensky Prazdroj is the leading brewing company in Central Europe. It has the largest beer sales in the Czech Republic and is the largest exporter of beer to more than 50 countries all over the world.
Through its brands Pilsner Urquell, Gambrinus, Radegast a Velkopopovicky Kozel, Plzensky Prazdroj sells more beer on the Czech market than any other company.

Brewing Manager

General overview

The brewery in Šariš in the eastern part of Slovakia is the most modern brewery in the country. Established in 1964 with the first batch of beer brewed in 1967, it is the home of the popular Šariš brand. Using the state-of-the art technology, the brewery builds on a long brewing tradition in the region, dating back to 1506.

"Brew beer with love, respect for traditions and high quality ingredients."

Role overview:

Šariš brewery is hiring. Join our Slovak brewery as the Brewing manager and lead the following areas:

Brewing, Fermentation, Filtration and Malthouse.

This prestigious and unique position offers responsible and complex role for highly driven professionals who enjoy team spirit, challenges and, of course, good beer. The Brewing manager manages and controls beer and malt production processes according to valid standards, in the required quantity and at optimal costs.

In close cooperation with the Sales and Marketing, the Brewing manager has a significant impact on innovations and new successful product development.

Join Šariš and become the Brewing Manager.

Responsibilities:

Manage, develop and improve the processes of the Brewing, Fermentation, Filtration and Malthouse with the aim of continuously developing and improving the performance of the departments.
Responsible for the quality of beer from the plant's production (CQI index, taste stability, colloidal stability, taste profile) as well as the defined control of raw materials, intermediate products of beer production and the final product.
Evaluate, analyze and report the results of analyzes of beer and malt production.
Check and systematically solve problems in line with product standards.
Approve deviations from production standards and inform competent employee about deviations and nonconformities.
Implement, maintain and develop a quality management system (according to ISO 9001).
Plan and adhere to the budget of variable and fixed costs of the centers, plan and implement investments in the entrusted departments in order to ensure the operation and development of the department.
Collaborate in the creation and implementation of the brewery's strategic plans in accordance with ASAHI's corporate strategy.
Promotion of the brewery in public spaces such as universities, trade association meetings, award presentations and conventions to show case the brewery products.

Requirements - must have:

University education - technical, chemical or food specialization
Min. 5 years’ experience in beer production, quality management (IMS, ISO, HACCP)
In-depth knowledge of beer and malt production technology, quality management system
Innovation and continual improvement capability
Strong problem solving skills
Advanced knowledge of PC (Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook, internet)
Advanced English language
Excelent project management skills and methodical nature
Leadership and Team talent management

Requirements - nice to have:

Tasting certification
Ability to read technical documentation
Experience in SAP
Strong in internal and external communication with combination of presentation skills
Driver license B

What we offer:

Responsible role which can involve many different tasks including managing other brewers, making purchasing decisions, meeting with customers, creating new types of beer, setting production goals and managing resources.
Opportunity to demonstrate and spread over new ideas
Opportunity to become the Šariš brand ambassador
Developed system of individual career development
Broad portfolio of employee benefits including free beer
Cooperation with international team abroad
Company car

Information about the vacancy

Job location

Veľký Šariš

Employment type

Full-time work

Type of employment

Employment contract

Duration of employment

Permanent

Required education

University

Required languages

English (advanced), Slovak (proficient)

Posted by

Plzeňský Prazdroj, a.s.

Contact

Plzeňský Prazdroj, a.s.
Zuzana Veselá