Our client is launching a grape to glass distillery with ambition to quickly gain international recognition as a tier one premium boutique distiller of gin and other grape based spirits.
The distillery is well-appointed with the latest, fully automated state of the art equipment. It also includes a substantial front of house operation with full hospitality offering.
The distillery’s from scratch ethos offers a unique opportunity for a Head Distiller to join a distillery at inception, create the spirits, oversee production and shape and promote the brand.
The Head Distiller will be accountable for all aspects of distilling operations, including recipe development, inventory, production quality, process control and diligent records management. They will work with the management to promote the brand and spirits internationally.
The successful candidate will possess strong leadership and management skills and a have sound technical knowledge with confidence in communication, presenting and public speaking. Ideally, they will have a bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Chemistry or related Science field and experience in distillation process or related industry.