BARLEY QUALITY SPECIALIST

BARLEY QUALITY SPECIALIST

01 Aug
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Cerveceria Nacional
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Caledon

01 Aug

Cerveceria Nacional

Caledon

The key purpose is to lead the overall implementation of the Zone Agriculture Strategy to improve barley quality



management throughout the different stages. In particular focused on barley harvest and storage management protocols



within the zone to pro-actively identify contractual non-compliance and agree risk mitigation action plans with relevant



stakeholders. Reduce the loss of malting grade barley to feed grade thereby supporting the local industry and provide



procurement leverage for the company.



Competence Requirements





- A University Degree (with a sound track record) OR a passionate individual with a proven track record that wants to



make a difference within the barley industry











- Valid Drivers License (Code B minimum), mobile and able to travel locally and regionally

- Highly assertive and effective conflict resolution skills

- Experience managing internal and external stakeholders

- Advanced MS Excel proficiency, highly organized and detailed orientated

- Ability to self manage, disciplined and results driven, highly confident and diplomatic

- Data management and a solid understanding of statistics

- Proven execution skills delivering results in changing environments

- Communicating effectively by conveying information and ideas in English, in a clear, meaningful, and timely manner,



providing information to ensure understanding;





- Establishing collaborative working relationships

- Languages: English as the working language, other languages are an advantage

- Certified Grain Grader

- Green Belt

- Strong presentation skills / Data Analytical skills

- R programming skills / Statistics

- VPO Implementation experience



Output and Accountabilities





- Develop and manage the annual crop quality heat map for applicable growing regions

- Manage all activities associated with barley sampling and analysis

- Ensure that work is adequately allocated between laboratory technicians

- Own and implement the annual barley handling and storage internal audit plan

- Participate in quality dispute management and ensure required information is available and records kept for traceability



and auditing purposes





- Own and ensure data integrity

- Ensure that the annual agrochemical due diligence screening is executed in all contracted growing areas to adequately



mitigate risk





- Ensure that the annual mycotoxin due diligence programme is executed in high risk growing areas

- Allocate correct resourcing to ensure that the internal audit plan is supported - aligned with identified seasonal crop risk



(as applicable)





- Identify, prepare and own the master-sampling standard for industry ring testing

- Support all new expansion growing areas within the zone

- Lead applicable improvement projects within the barley industry

- Own VPO and ensure compliance to agreed standards

- Ensure barley technicians are adequately trained and developed to become sapiential leaders within the local (and



broader) industry





- Responsible for applicable company fleet use management in line with agreed policies

- Responsible to assist with implementation and maintenance of applicable SANAS certification standards



Additional Information



Band VII-A



AB InBev is an equal opportunity employer and all appointments will be made in line with AB InBev employment equity



plan and talent requirements.



The advert has minimum requirements listed. Management reserves the right to use additional/ relevant information as



criteria for short-listing.



Location



Caledon Maltings



Country



South Africa



City



Caledon