Vacancies

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 and digital 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 for commercial roles to claire.bessey@bishops.co.uk, and for production-based roles to human.resources@bishops.co.uk for. We can't promise anything, but we will take the time to properly consider your application. Thank you for your interest in Bishops Printers!

Join the team! We are currently seeking...

 

New Business Development Managers

Bishops Printers are looking to expand the New Business division, and if you're looking for a secure, fast-paced company and you are passionate, self-driven and motivated, then we want you! 

This is a rewarding and exciting role, and the ideal candidate will have a positive and enthusiastic outlook with an eye for details and strong consumer awareness. As well as enjoying the challenge of a target and reward environment, the position is suited for a well-organised, quick learner, who can work well under pressure and deadlines. Excellent written and verbal communication skills are essential to the role. The candidate will need to have experience in Microsoft Word, Excel and will preferably have experience using a CRM system.

Previous experience in a B2B sales role is essential (however full product knowledge training will be given). The successful candidates will be required to:

  • Be self-motivated to cold call prospective clients. as well as call lapsed businesses to regenerate relationships
  • Use initiative to source potential new business
  • Develop relationships to maximise revenue potential
  • Provide excellent customer service
  • Have a strong mentality to exceed all KPI's and objectives
  • Manage customers expectations, while understanding their needs and requirements to give a consultative solution
  • Follow up quotations, ensuring customers have the correct information
  • Ensure jobs are going through production efficiently and to liaise with the production manager 
  • Offer pro-active aftercare, asking for referrals and future business
  • Uncover opportunities to cross-sell the sister organisations, The Graphic Design House and The Mailing People.

Other than job security, other benefits of the role include free parking, team building days, Christmas parties, Sales Launches, monthly incentives (such as holidays) to name a few. 

The starting salary for this role is £20,000 p.a / £12,000 OTE uncapped. To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to claire.bessey@bishops.co.uk

 

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.

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.


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. 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.