The Company

Boortmalt (the malting business of the French cooperative group AXEREAL) is currently the largest malting company globally with 3 million tonnes of malt sold throughout the world every year.

Our 1000 employees spread over 5 continents are focused on producing an extensive range of high- quality malt types in order to meet the requirements of our brewing and distilling customers around the world.

By using the most modern production techniques and with our far-reaching logistics capability, we are able to supply world markets both effectively and efficiently.


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Main tasks

- Work closely with the country GM to establish and maintain Operating Boortmalt Business standards every day/every batch/every delivery
- Leads, develops and implements standards, procedures and processes to ensure actual Ethiopia quality standards are consistent with Group requirements and industry best practices.
- Responsible for implementing and maintaining quality and food safety standards which enables the business in Ethiopia to obtain and retain ISO 14001/45001/50001 and FSSC 22000 certification (over time)
- Mentor/coach the Plant Operations team to provide technical processing expertise, including technical training, to guide and support Production Managers in the manufacture of malt that meets with our customers expectation. 
- Support and train the local teams on the business/SHE/quality/technical/financial part of our business &  providing support to 
find solutions and resolve potential issues whilst working with internal teams to minimize risk and complaints and providing 
value to our business (in close collaboration with the Group functions teams).

Master we are looking for ?

- Masters degree in Food, Life Science or related fields or equivalent by experience
- Proven experience (+ 10 years) in a similar role within the food/beverage or similar industry in Africa
- Good understanding of field to factory operations, CI and successful implementation and management of Food Safety and Quality standards, GMP and food and feed safety regulations. 
- Knowledge of Malting/Brewing processes is a plus.
- Fluent in English - other languages are a plus

Masters of Malt's treasure

We offer an attractive salary and benefits package and as part of a global organisation can offer career opportunities internationally. As Masters of Malt we want to be a great employer, focusing on flexibility, inclusion, collaboration and health and wellbeing. We live our values, putting people at the heart of what we do.
"Strive - our ambition is to be the best maltster that's why every day we commit to challenge ourselves to achieve the highest level.
 "Care - our strength is magnificent when we care for our earth, our colleagues and our business partners. We encourage trust, respect and treat each other with respect. We believe that Diversity makes us stronger.
“Inspire - We adopt a long-term orientation delivering sustainable performance through innovation and digitisation, becoming praised Masters of Malt.
“Explore – thinking out of the box and embracing pioneer ideas to become a source of motivation, we like challenging the statu quo to develop full potential.