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Jobs at Sheepdrove

Detailed below are our current vacancies.  If there is no vacancy listed that suits your skill set please forward your CV along with a covering letter to helen.cravenjones@sheepdrove.com  Your details will then be considered for any opportunities that arise in the near future.


Head Stockperson

We are looking to appoint a highly motivated Head Stockperson to take full responsibility for the farm's livestock herd, consisting of 140 suckler cow herd, 900 ewe flock and 14 sow pigs.    The successful candidate will have a proven track record and be capable of running and maintaining a livestock herd to the highest standards.

Working within a small dedicated team the right individual will need to be a real team player with an enthusiastic approach to working with livestock.  Previous tractor driving experience as well as a valid UK driving licence are essential.

The position attracts a competitive remuneration package, as well as on-site 3 bedroom accommodation in a beautiful rural setting.


For further details or to apply, please forward your CV along with a covering letter to: helen.cravenjones@sheepdrove.com
Helen Craven-Jones - T: 01488 674705



Assistant Management Accountant/Book-keeper


Working closely with the Management Accountant, you will assist with the Farm’s accounting and control procedures.  Experience of preparing monthly management accounts, preferably using Sage 200, preparing the annual budget, balance sheet reconciliations, cash flow forecasting and credit control experience are all essential. 
The successful candidate will have at least 5 years’ experience in a similar finance related role, ideally with an agricultural accounts background, although this is not essential.  You will be self-motivated and process driven, with a ‘hands on’ approach and have the ability to mutli task and work to tight deadlines unsupervised. Previous experience of Excel and a logical approach are essential for this role.
The role is full time, although flexibility will be given over working hours.  A competitive remuneration package will be negotiated for the successful candidate.

For further details or to apply, please forward your CV along with a covering letter to: helen.cravenjones@sheepdrove.com        Helen Craven-Jones - T: 01488 674705

 


Housekeeper (Part Time)


Based at the Farm & Eco Conference Centre in Lambourn, we are looking to appoint a Housekeeper who will undertake general cleaning and laundry duties in our guest accommodation and Conference Centre.   You will be working within a small Team, therefore you will need to be flexible in your approach.  Due to the nature of the role, you will be required to work some weekends and also split shifts.

 

For further details or to apply, please forward your CV along with a covering letter to: helen.cravenjones@sheepdrove.com
Helen Craven-Jones - T: 01488 674705

 



General Assistants


General Assistants are required to work on a flexible basis; to provide support to the Front of House team with weddings, conferences and events.



Enquiries to Allison Cooke: Allison.cooke@sheepdrove.com
Alternatively, please telephone 01488 674747



How to find us

For directions using Sat Nav or Google Maps always enter 'Sheepdrove Road, Lambourn' and then follow the signs to Sheepdrove Organic Farm and/or Sheepdrove Eco Conference Centre.  The best option is to click here for driving directions from the East, West via M4 (via junction 14) or from the North via A34.

Sheepdrove Organic Farm, Sheepdrove Road, Lambourn, Berkshire, RG17 7UU, United Kingdom