Barbers Cheesemakers is the oldest and largest family-owned cheddar makers in the world and produce our award winning cheeses in the same dairy that we did back in 1833! Our aim is to cultivate and nurture a family of employees, customers, suppliers and shareholders inspired to produce and promote worldwide, consistently great quality British cheese and dairy products of integrity, provenance and innovation.

Multi skilled production and process operator (level 3) opportunity at Barbers Cheesemakers

Working as a Level 3 Multi-skilled production/process operator in our cheese making and processing team. Experience of working in an automated food manufacturing environment would be beneficial but not essential as full training will be given to help learn and understand the art of cheesemaking and other processes within the dairy environment and help you develop and grow within the company. The role works on a double day shift attracting a 7.5% shift premium on top of the basic hourly rate. 5 days per week Monday to Friday 05:45 until 14:15 one week, then 13:45 until 22:15 the following week. If you feel you are capable of running production process equipment and ensuring high standards this is a great time to be part of a well-invested local family business that will reward capability with development and growth opportunities. 

Management Accountant opportunity at Barbers Cheesemakers

To prepare, develop and analyse financial information for the Group’s subsidiary and Joint Venture entities, in order to aid and support managerial planning and commercial and strategic decision making, helping to secure future stability, growth and profitability. To maintain financial policies and management information systems, as well as provide high quality support on all aspects of finance.  

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities: Duties will include but are not limited to: Financial control of a UK subsidiary to the Group and its wholly owned US subsidiary, as well as a Joint Venture partnership entity. Prepare accurate and timely monthly and annual Management Accounts, including appropriate commentaries, for submission to the Senior Management Team. Investigate budget and forecast variances, communicating back to relevant stakeholders.