Careers

We are a rapidly-growing, family-run company with an inclusive approach to brewing. We strive to create the best beer possible by utilising the finest ingredients at our disposal. Due to the hard work and commitment of our team, we’re gaining increasing recognition for our beers on a national level, and therefore need more Mad Dogs to join our dynamic team!

We are currently looking to fill the following vacancies:

  • Senior Brewer
  • Trade Sales Representative

Please see below for a full job description of the advertised roles and what you can expect when working for us here at Mad Dog! To apply for any of the roles listed, in the first instance please email tim@maddogbrew.co.uk attaching your CV.

Senior Brewer

Reports to: Head Brewer & Operations Manager

Location: Cardiff

Positions available: Full-time role based on 40 hours per week

Salary: £28,000 plus annual bonus

What we are looking for

We are on the lookout for someone keen and enthusiastic, who has the ability to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment. We are striving for excellence here at Mad Dog and are constantly refining what we do, so we are looking for someone that shares our drive for quality. This translates in to brewing fantastic, progressive beer that will help supplement our existing range of excellent beers. We are a family business with a strong supportive culture, and the successful candidate will echo these sentiments through their actions. A high level of experience in a top class brewery is absolutely essential, as the ideal candidate will play a leading role alongside our Head Brewer in our brewing process going forward.

 

In return, you’ll be joining a team committed to being inclusive, supportive and welcoming, and one that prides itself on the high standards set for our staff well-being. It’s a great opportunity to progress and grow within the company. It presents the right person the chance to show creativity and flair, as well as the opportunity to play a huge role in shaping the future DNA of the brewery.

 

Job roles and responsibilities

- Creation of new beers alongside the Head Brewer; maintaining consistency of existing beers

- Raw material intake, planning, preparation, maintenance of brew kit

- Adherence to quality control and assurance according to best practices

- Ensure highest level of production quality is always delivered

- Report any problems in raw materials/equipment/processes to Head Brewer in good time

- Continually seek to improve processes

- Maintain appropriate records/documentation regarding brewing/hygiene processes

 

Qualities we are looking for

- Unbridled passion for beer and the brewing process

- Positive-mindedness and a ‘can-do attitude’ approach to all tasks

- Meticulous understanding of the brewing process

- Drive and self-motivated personality

- Excellent communication skills

- Trustworthiness

- Flexibility for work patterns/shifts and a willingness to go the extra mile to produce great beer

- Creativity and flair

- Minimum of 2 years experience working in a brewery of excellent calibre

- Level 2 Food Safety

- IPD General Certificate in Brewing or similar (preferable)

trade sales representative

Reports to: CEO, Commercial Director

Location: Remote working

Positions available: Full-time role based on 40 hours per week

Salary: £25,000 plus annual bonus

What we are looking for

We are on the lookout for someone keen and enthusiastic, with a real interest in good beer. We are striving for excellence here at Mad Dog and are constantly on the look out for great people who can help take us to the next level. We are a family business with a strong supportive culture, and the successful candidate will echo these sentiments through their actions. A high level of experience in sales is essential, as the successful candidate will be largely responsible for helping us tap in to new customer bases, as well as maintaining our large book of existing ones.

 

In return, you’ll be joining a team committed to being inclusive, supportive and welcoming, and one that prides itself on the high standards set for our staff well-being. It’s a great opportunity to progress and grow within the company. It presents the right person the chance to show creativity and flair, as well as the opportunity to play a huge role in shaping the future DNA of the brewery.

 

Job roles and responsibilities

- Responsible for volume and profitability of sales

- Charged with attracting new customers to our beers, as well as maintaining existing customer base

- Represent the brand across a multitude of different channels, broadening the reach of our brand

- Target key geographical areas for growth and objectively targeting them to boost sales

- Build great relationships with outlets and represent the brand professionally at all times

Qualities we are looking for

- Strong organisational skills and a strategic approach

- Passion for beer

- Positive-mindedness and a ‘can-do attitude’ approach to all tasks

- Driven, self-motivated personality and initiative

- Excellent communication skills

- Trustworthiness

- Experience working in a brewery of excellent calibre

- Excellent time-planning

- Unbridled passion for beer

contact us

we would love
to hear from you!

T: 07864923231

E: beers@maddogbrew.co.uk

Mad Dog Brewery Co Ltd
Shed 4 Park Farm
Plough Road
Penperlleni
Monmouthshire
NP4 0AL