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Production Manager
Auckland Auckland New Zealand
Full Time
Behemoth Brewing Company

About Behemoth Brewing

Behemoth Brewing is a dynamic, fast growing, and passionate craft beer company with a fun tightknit team. At just under 5 years old, the team is dedicated to selling awesome beer across NZ and internationally. Constantly evolving & pushing boundaries, we take hiring the right people to do new and innovative things seriously and professionally.

About the Role

We are currently offering a rare opportunity for a motivated individual to join our very successful and rapidly growing company in a new (mainly) Auckland based role. As a nomadic brewer, our production is currently based at a couple of brewery sites around the North Island.

We are seeking a Production Manager whose role it will be to ensure that we (and our contract suppliers) work in a cohesive, structured, and efficient manner from ordering of ingredients and packaging through to delivery of our beers to our great customers, and everything in-between.

Skills & Experience

Strong management skills are essential, we have a diverse supply, production and sales base and it is a necessity that these are managed in a timely and stress-free manner.

Knowledge of inventory management systems is a must and, ideally, you will be proficient in using Unleashed software.

Experience in building, implementing and continual improvement of systems and processes.

3 years plus in a Senior Production based role, ideally in the food and beverage industry.

Key requirements of the role include:

  • All facets of Stock Management including ordering, forecasting, stocktake, invoice reconciliation & keg returns
  • Production Scheduling
  • Supplier Management contract operators, ingredients, packaging & logistics
  • Building & Assembling Products in stock management systems
  • Involvement in Cost Reduction & New Product Development projects
  • Management of all General Freight, Dispatch & Logistics including samples, couriers & export paperwork
  • System & Process Development along with Compliance food safety, GS1, OSH, labelling, dry goods & quality attributes

Culture & Benefits

One of the benefits of this role is that it is newly created and comes with many opportunities. You will be a trusted advisor to the team and will have the opportunity to build the role up to be what you want it to be within the Behemoth vision. You will be given the chance to show your strengths and be rewarded for your creativity. We are open to new ideas and the Behemoth team gives credit where credit is due. Plus, we are a craft beer company after all, so there will be regular opportunities to sample our great product at events and tastings.

It is an exciting time to join the company as there is the real possibility to contribute during this time of rapid growth.

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