Chief Brewer

Role overview

The role of a Chief Brewer encompasses overseeing the beer production process, utilities management, developing new beer varieties, ensuring quality control and managing operations. As Chief Brewer, you’ll support Carlsberg (one of the world’s leading brewers) to improve performance in a rapidly changing environment. You’ll be crucial part of cross-cultural leadership teams and hope that you bring diverse perspectives to every challenge.  


What you’ll be doing

Your key responsibilities will be:

  • Ensuring timely and high-quality work of the B&P and Utilities Unit
  • Coordination of work to improve the technical and economic indicators of the plant at all stages of the production process
  • Coordination of work and monitoring the implementation of activities aimed at achieving goals and improving indicators on the Quality Index
  • Optimization of operating costs
  • Planning, coordination and control of work on scheduled maintenance and repair, unscheduled repairs;
  • Monitoring compliance with sanitary standards and rules by subordinate employees, sanitary condition and microbiological cleanliness in assigned production premises and territories;
  • Interaction with internal divisions and external organizations.


To qualify for the role, you must have:

  • Higher technical / fermentation technology education
  • Special knowledge and work experience in the brewing industry for at least 5 years, as well as experience in managerial positions for at least 2 year
  • Proficiency in Azerbaijani language; knowledge of English (upper–intermediate), Russian language is welcome
  • Advanced user of MS office.


Ideally, you’ll also have knowledge of:

  • Beer sensory and beer production
  • CIP/Sanitation processes
  • Raw material procurement and ordering
  • Technical conditions and instructions
  • Regulatory documents in the sphere of professional activity of the employee and labor relations with the employer.
  • The current legislation of the Republic of Azerbaijan in the part concerning the performance of their official duties
  • Resolutions and orders of state authorities
  • National and industry standards


What you can expect

In Carlsberg, we are brewing for a better today and tomorrow and what we can offer you is an equal opportunity to grow across our company. We believe that each employee drives their own seat in designing their career path and we fully support them endeavouring to create as many development opportunities as possible through internal promotions, Short / Long Time Assignments (STA/LTA), and horizontal moves within different markets.

All of this is taking place in a culturally diverse environment, where we celebrate our  successes together and where no matter where you are from, who you are, or what  experiences you bring to the table, all we say is: WELCOME YOU!


We’re asking for a lot, but you’ll be well-rewarded with:

  • Career opportunities
  • Attractive compensation package (annual base salary + bonuses according to company policy)
  • Social package (health insurance, lunch, transport, mobile communication)



Apply through the link. Please notice that this is the only way we accept applications. We read applications continuously, and  vacancies may be filled sooner than the deadline, so we encourage you to apply as early as possible.

If you meet the above requirements and would like to apply for this interesting and difficult job at the same time, please send your resume in Azerbaijani, Russian or English with the expected level of payment here.

We look forward to receiving your application.