BQP is the largest pig producer in the UK working with over 350 partnership farmers to supply high welfare, quality pork products to premium markets. Part of the Tulip group, we are a totally integrated business and are proud of our ‘farm to fork’ approach.
We have the opportunity for an Apprentice to join our team based at Stradbroke; the administrative centre of our farming business. Working within a small supportive team you will have the opportunity to learn new administrative and finance skills whilst studying for a formal accountancy qualification.
Your typical day will vary between:
Learning to use bespoke software and systems relating to livestock payments
Raising of Accounting Journals for loading into the General Ledger
Coding of Purchase Ledger Invoices
Raising of Sales Ledger Invoices
Creation of Purchase Orders
Liaising with Farmers answering payment queries
Studying towards your professional qualification – Level 3 Assistant Accountant apprenticeship
Delivering business success through our people
We are looking for a collaborative team player who enjoys working with data and embracing challenges. Do you have?
Interpersonal skills; the ability to communicate and build strong working relationships with our farming community and internal teams
Analytical skills; the ability to think critically, research and solve problems
Attention to detail and strong time-management skills
Commitment to self-development & learning
Like interacting and explaining information to others
If this sounds like you, this could be the perfect opportunity!
Essential – GCSE level 5/6 (high C or above) in Maths
Desirable – GCSEs or higher in other subjects including English
What we bring to the table
An Advanced (level 3) Apprenticeship in Accounts, working towards a professional AAT qualification
A supportive learning environment with regular one-to-one meetings and dedicated support
A dedicated mentor and manager to help you achieve your career goals
31 days’ holiday including bank holidays
Life Assurance & Pension
Tulip Extras discount programme and even our own lottery!