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The brewery was founded in 2012 and is located in the heart of South West London next to Wandsworth Common Railway Station. We produce a range of premium US style hand crafted beers using the highest quality hops, malts and seasonal ingredients. Our beer reviews exceptionally well and we have become one of the fastest growing craft breweries in London, working closely with prestigious operators such as the Drafthouse, Youngs and Majestic Wines.

The brewery recently expanded to a 20 BBL ABE plant with 5 fermenters, 2 conditioning tanks and a canning line. We brew and package all of our beers on the premises where we also have our Brewery Tap. We are growing the team in the brewery and are keen to hire enthusiastic and driven individuals who can take responsibility for various aspects of the business.  Everyone who joins us will have an impact on the future progression of this company and we would strongly welcome candidates who want to develop their careers with us into the future.

Existing Vacancies . . . .

 

Senior Brewer – Full Time

Roles & Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Head Brewer, you will be given responsibility to manage all aspects of the brew side of the business. This will include:

• Brewing our full range of beer range;
• Managing the brew plan with the Sales team to ensure availability of the best selling stock and seasonal favourites;
• The overall state of the brewery and the maintenance of the brew plant;
• You will have oversight of all aspects of the brew process including management of the canning, kegging and casking of the finished product;
• Management of junior staff;
• Responsible for the day-to-day running of the brewery from ordering supplies, equipment maintenance, stock management and local deliveries when required; and
• You will provide support to the Sales team in representing the brewery at customer meetings and meet the brewer events.

After an initial induction period to become familiar with the beer range and brewery equipment, and provided that you show the right aptitude in your role, your responsibilities will increase to include greater oversight of the brewery.  This role will become a key member of the Brewery Management team and will provide the right candidate with the opportunity for personal development as well as becoming an important part in the future success of the business.

The Candidate:

You will be a dynamic and responsible individual with experience of brewing (20BBL minimum), either as a Senior Brewer or a Junior Brewer in a larger brewery. You will be passionate about the craft brewery scene and in particular have had experience of brewing US style beers. Ideally you will have either started or be looking to undertake some studies in brewing husbandry with knowledge of the science behind brewing and yeast propagation. You are looking to take on additional responsibilities and are motivated to join a successful and fast growing brewery and to be come an integral part of the business.

A self-starter, you will be able to demonstrate strong leadership ability and be comfortable taking ownership of the brewery output. Due to the physical nature of working in a brewery, you must be physically fit and able to lift and carry loads.  We are looking for an individual with the following key qualities:

• Lead by example, with a strong work ethic;
• Ready to take on additional responsibility and have the motivation and confidence to push yourself to succeed;
• Attention to detail;
• A team player, happy to get stuck into all aspects of the brew day and to train junior staff;
• Experience of developing new brews; and
• Local to the SW12 area (an advantage).

Starting salary will be relative to prior experience. Other benefits include pension and company bonus.

If you’re interested please send your CV and covering letter to info@bellevillebrewing.co.uk.


Brewing Trainee – Full Time

 

Roles & Responsibilities:

This role is not for the faint-hearted, a career in brewing is hard work and requires commitment, focus and attention to detail.  However, it is also hugely satisfying and for the right candidate this is a wonderful opportunity to learn the trade at one of London’s best craft breweries.  Reporting to the Senior Brewer, you will be given exposure to and be trained on all aspects of the brewing process.  Your induction to the business will be thorough and once up to speed you will be given responsibility for key aspects of the brew day, including:
• Assisting on brew days;
• Cleaning and Maintenance of brew plant;
• Carbonation;
• Labelling, Canning and Kegging;
• Quality Control;
• Cellar management.

You will also be given exposure to all the day to day aspects of running the brewery and will give support as required.

The Candidate:

The ideal candidate will have:

• A passion for craft beer brewing;
• Keen to pursue a career in brewing;
• Attention to detail and ability to learn quickly;
• Not afraid of hard work and with a real commitment to being successful in the role;
• Due to the physical nature of working in a brewery, you must be physically fit and able to lift and carry loads.

The role is a full time permanent position and offers the right candidate the opportunity to progress and develop within the Company.

Starting salary will be relative to prior experience. Other benefits include pension and company bonus.

If you’re interested please send your CV and covering letter to info@bellevillebrewing.co.uk.


Delivery Driver – Full Time (or Part Time)

Roles & Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Head Brewer, you will be responsible for ensuring that the weekly order book is fulfilled to local and national accounts and that stock levels are updated. This will involve managing third party logistics contracts and getting behind the wheel to personally deliver stock in the London area.

The Candidate:

You will be passionate about the craft brewery scene and have a strong personality. This is customer facing role and required someone who is presentable and capable of representing the brewery in the market place. You will be proactive, have an ability to learn quickly and can demonstrate the attention to detail required to succeed in an operational role.

Due to the physical nature of working in a brewery, you must be physically fit and able to lift and carry loads. You will require a clean driving licence. This role is seen as an entry point in to a growing business and for the right candidate there will be opportunities to take on additional responsibility with the operations side of the business. We are looking for a dynamic and responsible individual who can grow with and become a key part of the future success of the business.

The role is anticipated to take up to 40 hours a week but is not a 9 to 5 position, with delivery days likely to be longer than 8 hours and extra time made up with administration on one of the remaining days of the week.  Remuneration dependent on experience.

If you’re interested please send your CV to info@bellevillebrewing.co.uk


Book-keeper – Part Time

Roles & Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Directors of the business, you will be responsible for setting up accounting systems for the brewery and maintaining the books and records on a monthly basis.  This will include sales invoicing, debt recovery, book-keeping entries, banking and reporting internally, as well as preparing VAT and Beer Duty returns to HMRC.

Due to the expansion of the business there is now a need for regular finance and administration support who can provide, initially, half a day a week on site.  Much of the role can be carried out remotely but it is anticipated that an onsite presence once a week will be required as interaction with the business will become an important part of the role going forward.  As part of a small and focused team, the right finance input to the day-to-day running of the business will play a key part in the future success of the brewery.

The Candidate:

You will ideally have a strong background in finance and be capable of carrying out basic book-keeping responsibilities as well as providing analytical reporting to management.  Experience of accounting systems, VAT and Tax would be an advantage.  No prior experience of a brewing business required, although proximity to SW12 is important to allow for easy access to the site as required.

Remuneration dependent upon previous experience.

If you’re interested please send your CV to info@bellevillebrewing.co.uk


Taproom Staff – Part Time

We are always on the lookout for well presented, enthusiastic bar staff who have a real passion for craft beer. As well as the opportunity to sell beer where it’s made and to get a real insight into the brewing process, this is also a great chance to get into a growing business as we expand the taproom hours and introduce events over the coming year.

If you’re interested please send your CV to info@bellevillebrewing.co.uk