Join the team!

 

Would you like to be a part of our continuing success at Bishops Printers?

Established in 1985, Bishops Printers family business has grown to become one of the largest specialist B2 lithographic print firms in the UK. We are always looking for quality, enthusiastic staff to join our team. If you've got what it takes to join the south's premier commercial printer, we would like to hear from you.

The nature of the print industry makes it a fast-paced environment and every day presents fresh challenges. Your ability to cope in such situations and react accordingly is vital to delivering the high quality of print and service that our customers expect from us. Our customers come in every size and shape, and so do their print requirements.  

We always look to promote staff from within, recognising achievement and rewarding members of staff who show potential. Who knows where you could end up?...

Even when we are not actively recruiting, you are invited to email your CV to us at human.resources@bishops.co.uk. We can't promise anything, but we will take the time to properly consider your application.

Thank you for your interest in Bishops Printers!

We are currently seeking...

Account Managers

Salary: £21K - £26K pa + OTE (£36K - £41K)

We are currently seeking proactive, motivated and ambitious B2B Account Managers to join our close-knit internal client services team. If you feel you have the drive to succeed in a fast-paced, challenging but rewarding environment then apply today!

Responsibilities:

  • Nurturing and developing an existing client base 
  • Handling and closing new business (phone calls/ emails)
  • Inputting data into our CRM system and maintaining accurate records, also using it to accurately manage opportunities and tasks
  • Processing orders, monitoring print job progression and updating customers accordingly
  • Achieving set targets and KPI’s

Skills and Experience:

  • A degree (not essential) or equivalent work experience
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • A confident and professional telephone and email manner
  • Experience building B2B relationships
  • A solid understanding of sales, account management and business development processes
  • Excellent MS Office skills
  • The ability to work with minimal supervision towards effective results
  • Strong attention to detail and organisational skills

Send your CV and covering letter to claire.bessey@bishops.co.uk to apply.

 

Graduate Trainee Programme

Salary: £19,000 + Benefits

We are currently recruiting for an ambitious Graduate to join our strong team and Graduate Trainee Programme. The role has the ability to open the door to many other career paths within the business such as Client Services, Sales, Marketing or Finance. If you feel you have the drive to succeed in a fast-paced, dynamic, target driven and rewarding environment then apply today!

Skills and Experience Required:

  • A 2:2 degree and Customer Service experience (No previous experience in print is required as full training will be provided.
  • Excellent internal and external communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Highly numerate
  • A confident and professional telephone and email manner
  • Able to work well in a busy environment
  • Strong attention to detail and organisational skills
  • Full working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Positive attitude and willingness to learn

Send your CV and covering letter to claire.bessey@bishops.co.uk to apply.

 

Press Operators (Heidelberg SM 10 Colour Machines)

Due to significant growth we are currently looking to fill a number of vacancies in our Print Department. Ideally we are looking to recruit experienced printers to join our Weekend Night Operators on a continental shift pattern.

The ideal candidate will have experience in operating a Heidelberg SM 10 Colour press, be a team player, able to work in a fast pace environment and flexible in their approach, with the ability to multi task.

The role itself will be based in Farlington, Portsmouth and offers an attractive, competitive salary, together with excellent working conditions.

Should you be interested in a challenging, secure future in print, then please send your CV to human.resources@bishops.co.uk to apply for the role.

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Prepress Operators

We are currently looking to expand our Prepress Department in our Portsmouth factory and need to recruit two forward thinking Prepress Operators to fulfil fundamental roles in our existing team.

The role will involve preparing files for output using the latest Heidelberg and Enfocus software, imposing files using Signa Station and editing PDF’s using an editing application. You need to be a team player, able to work in a fast pace environment and flexible in your approach, with the ability to multi task.

The ideal candidate will have experience in Adobe InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop. Basic knowledge of Heidelberg Prinect would be a distinct advantage, though comprehensive training and support will be given to the right candidate.

The position offers an attractive, competitive salary, together with excellent working conditions, consistent with one of the areas largest leading employees.

Please send your CV to human.resources@bishops.co.uk to apply for the role.

 

Hand Finishing Operators

Due to a growth in demand we are looking for hand finishing operators to work within our busy hand finishing team producing final products to the required output levels to meet business and customer needs. 

You will hand finish jobs by way of folding, creasing, gluing, drilling, collating, shrink wrapping and/or cutting out.

You must be a team player who can work quickly and accurately to produce excellent work and minimal waste. You will confidently read, understand and act on the instructions within our job bags.

We’re looking for self-motivated people with a can do, positive attitude to succeed in these roles. You must have a strong work ethic and be able to cope well under pressure, thriving when working to tight deadlines.

We are looking for individuals to work 42 hours per week on average across a two week shift pattern consisting of 12 hours per shift (6am to 6pm), and willing to support occasional requests for flexibility and/or the opportunity for overtime.

The successful individuals can expect a competitive salary plus pension contribution, 28 days holiday (including bank holidays), free parking onsite, training and development opportunities and a rewarding career-path with a successful, dynamic organisation that has a bright future in the industry.

Please send your CV to human.resources@bishops.co.uk to apply for the role.

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Experienced Print Finishers

Are you looking for your next career move?  Are you looking for a new challenge?  Do you thrive in constantly changing, forward-thinking environments?  Are you an experienced Folding or Stitching Operator? If you've answered yes to these questions we would love to hear from you.

We're growing, improving and investing all the time and we are looking for experienced, enthusiastic and loyal individuals to join our Folding and Stitching teams.

You will have experience of one or more of the following machines - Stahl, Heidelberg and/or Wohlenberg with a good mechanical aptitude and the ability to read, understand and follow instructions.

Self-motivated, you will work well as part of a diverse technical team and you will always exhibit a positive attitude leading by example.  There will be a requirement to lift heavy weights and stand for long periods of time. 

We are looking for day and night operators with day workers working 42 hours per week on a continental shift pattern, and nights will be 48 hours per week over 4 nights.

The successful candidates will be given comprehensive training and support. The positions will be based in Farlington, Portsmouth, and offer an attractive, competitive salary, together with great working conditions, consistent with one of the areas largest leading employees.  There are occasional requests for flexibility and/or the opportunity for overtime.

Please send your CV to human.resources@bishops.co.uk to apply for the role.

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