Head Brewer

Website East West Brewing Company

Connecting Cultures Through Craft Beer

DIVISION/DEPT
Brewery
LOCATION
Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam
JOB TITLE
Head Brewer

TEAM MANAGE
Brew Team
DATE
Jul 6th, 2021
COMPENSATION
A combination of salary and company stock options
Company Background:

Our mission is to artfully craft high quality sake that everyone can enjoy and we foster integrity in everything we do. Authenticity and innovation are the core foundations for the flavors in every handcrafted product that we brew. It begins with the search for flavor of discovering the perfect balance of taste and aroma.

With these core values in mind, we have partnered with an award winning brewery in Japan with the hopes to bring quality craft sake to locals in this emerging market.

Craft sake is our passion and we hope that it is apparent in every ounce of our sake. We never compromise taste or quality, and aim to deliver aromatic and authentic flavors using only the freshest and finest ingredients in Vietnam.

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

At our new Sake Brewery we strive to make your work life enjoyable. We aim for our team to feel a sense of ownership and pride in their work. Our continuous drive to produce sake at the highest level while providing our team the ability to be creative and innovative during the process. We are looking for a passionate and experienced head brewer that is inspired to be an integral part of sake growth and development in Vietnam and around the region.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

Work closely with our Japanese brewing partner in setting the brewery by advising and sourcing equipment
Manage and supervise the brewery construction phase at every level
Day to day operations of the brewery on the floor ensuring the efficiency and production process.
Create a unique character of the brewery through branding and new sake product lines
Selecting and evaluate the raw materials that are used in the brewing process and work with suppliers.
Record keeping and ensure the quality of the production process and the brew conditions.
Develop new brewing recipes and product innovation to meet market demand.
Responsibility for maintaining occupational health and safety compliance with food standards
Managing key production requirements and setting KPI’s. Manage the timeline, set the production goals and identifies key performance indicators.
Manage maintenance schedule on the production line and purchasing of equipment
Provide training, staff skill development and opportunities to team members.
Manage bottling and delivery process and oversee the bottling facilities and delivery schedules.
Inventory control to ensure adequate raw materials, bottles and packaging materials.
Head brewer will need to manage the budget and make decision on purchasing, staffing and raw materials.

WORK EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS REQUIREMENTS:

Work Experience of a Head Brewer

A Head Brewer must have experience working as a brewer and managing other staff.

At least 3-5 years’ experience in brewing
Experience in staff management
Experience in production and quality control
Knowledge and experience in machinery and equipment

Contact Information
Contact Email: nadai.kang@eastwestbrewing.vn

Contact Number: +84 98 288 8828

To apply for this job email your details to nadai.kang@eastwestbrewing.vn