Jobs - Head of Production

  

Head of Roasting & Production

 

We are looking for a candidate to manage our roast operation. This is one of the key positions in our company, right at the heart of our bean production. You will be responsible for our green assessment, roasting, quality control, packing and dispatch. Teamsize: 5.

We need you to be an experienced roaster who will adopt our vision and elevate our operations to the next level: in terms of quality, consistency but also efficient workflow. It will be key to develop individual roast profiles. 

This is a longer term position with a minimum commitment of 3 years. You work 40-50 hours per week and have one production roaster to share machine time. 

Starting: 01. August 2018

Send your cv with cover letter and most recent photo to info@thebarn.de

  

Tasks

  • Running production including work in roasting, packing, dispatch
  • Manage production team
  • Setting individual roast profiles
  • Maintenance & cleaning of all equipment
  • Weekly QC, interaction with lead baristas
  • Reporting to management regarding roast consistency, production efficiency, packing
  • Green evaluation, sample roasting
  • Launching new coffees (info to staff, cupping with staff, coffee specs sheets)
  • Inventory management (Green Beans, Packing material, Marketing material)
  • Training (Roast class, Wholesale Trainings)

 

  • Hands-on work style (works on roast machine, in packing and dispatch)
  • Very reliable work ethic
  • 40-50 work hours per week
  • predominantely weekdays but weekends possible

You will be responsible for consistant, superior roasts and manage our production team. Being in charge of our daily production, including order planning, customer service, quality control, dispatch and administration around our roastery. You will implement efficiency measurements to minimize production costs. Packing and dispatching will be driven by minimal error-rates and fast execution.

Involvement in green purchasing and setting up a systematic evaluation process for our green beans. As part of our QC team you will check and improve all production roasts and ensure consistency in quality. You need to be adoptable and put the vision of the company into elevating our roast profiles and perfect them according to each individual coffee we work with. Working closely with our lead baristas to ensure an integrated approach between roasting and serving our delicious coffees.

We are interested in people with roast experience and management experience. To build consistency and to improve our roasts we need you to be invested in this job and our company.

 

Professional skills 

  • Management skills
  • Responsible, systematic work ethic
  • Challenge yourself and your team
  • Set targets and enjoy achieving them
  • German language preferred

Position                                                           

  • Start date:    01. August 2018                         
  • Terms:           Full time                                      
  • Location:       Berlin-Mitte, Germany