The Usual Brewing Company are looking for a skilled Master Brewer who would be responsible for all the aspects of the production of the beer production process. This master brewer will have day to day tasks of creating new types and flavours of beer, meeting with customers and other businesses, managing resources and setting production goals.
Responsibilities of the Master Brewer:
Selecting raw materials that are used in the brewing process: The Master Brewer must be able to evaluate the quality of the raw materials used in the brewing process and work with suppliers. They may have to perform or organise tests on the raw materials to ensure they have specific qualities necessary for beer making.
Record keeping and quality control: Detailed records of the beer production process must be maintained, that will include the quantities of raw materials used, the recipe for the beer, the analysis of the brew at different points and final taste testing.
Develop new brewing recipes to meet market demand: Developing new beers is an important part of the master brewer’s job. They often have to work with marketing staff to identify market demand for specific types of beer and develop new products to meet that demand.
Help to build the customer base: The Master Brewer will meet with customers and potential customers to showcase the quality of the beer that the brewery is producing. They may have to give customers guided tours of the brewery to demonstrate production capacity and the development of the brewery’s production capacity.
The Master Brewer doesn’t necessarily have to have a specific educational qualification. However, they are expected to have a great deal of experience with beer making, managing resources and managing staff.
The Master Brewer must have at least 3-5 years experience in brewing beer.