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As the sole processor of the UK’s beet sugar crop, we work in partnership with our 3,500 growers and our customers to deliver a world-class product that is made to the highest standards every day.

We are the leading producer of sugar for the British and Irish food and beverage markets, processing around eight million tonnes of sugar beet and producing up to 1.4 million tonnes of sugar each year.


Our innovative approach to manufacturing also enables us to create a range of co-products from power generation and bioethanol, to animal feed and much more.

Our graduate opportunities

At British Sugar we offer graduate schemes in Science and Engineering. 

It is a two-year programme, starting every September with rotational placements so you can gain experience of different areas of our business.

The programme has set knowledge targets which are measured formally throughout. The framework ensures that everyone is given the opportunity and support to develop the necessary skills, to be ready for appointment. 

We are committed to investing in people development and building our talent pipeline, and graduates are guaranteed responsibility early on, as recruitment is based on succession for Senior Managers and Technical Experts. Challenge and variety are to be expected, as every day is different and graduates will experience exposure to all areas of the business. 

What's in it for me?
  • Practical on-the-job experience
  • Technical and behavioural learning and development
  • First line management skills
  • Professional development

Find out more about why you should work at British Sugar and our opportunities HERE.