Jobs at BIDBI

Our workforce is made up of printers, warehouse operators, order processing, sales executives, apprentices and paid interns. 

Screen Printer

We are currently looking for experienced printers to become part of our skilled production team. Experience in a production environment is preferred, as well as screen printing/digital printing experience.

If you'd like to send your CV through for consideration, please do so via info@bidbi.co.uk.

Experienced Account Manager

Are you an experienced Sales Account Manager with experience in the Fashion/Homeware/Gift/Textile industry? Would you like to work for an award winning ethical and on-trend company as a Sales Account Manager, within a lively team? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for a Sales Account Manager who is looking for a new challenge within a thriving and growing company.

As one of our Sales Account Manager you will be responsible for handling new enquiries and managing existing accounts. The successful candidate will be self-motivated, experienced and professional with an interest in Fairtrade ethics. There is a rewarding commision structure.

You will have/be:

  • At least two years Sales Account Management experience including B2B sales
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A team player
  • The ability to influence/persuade
  • Attention to detail
  • A strong work ethic
  • The ability to work under own initiative/make decisions
  • Target driven

This is a fantastic opportunity for a talented and driven sales member to work in one of Sheffield's established, eco-ethical, creatively driven companies within a growing market. 

If you'd like to send your CV through for consideration, please do so via info@bidbi.co.uk.

Apprentice Sales Support Administrator

As a growing company, we currently opened a position for an apprentice to act as support for our busy sales team. 

You will be asked to assist our sales team with the following

  • Answering phone calls
  • Scheduling diaries
  • Arranging Samples
  • Processing new sales leads
  • Managing the correspondence between the sales team and their clients
  • Monitoring customer accounts
  • Providing data and reports to help the sales team

You will report to the Sales Team Leader and work closely with other departments

Main Job Duties

You will provide vital support to the sales team by handling important administrative tasks, such as order processing and act as an extension of the sales team when representatives are away from the office.

As sales support, you will provide a point of contact for customers with enquiries about orders or deliveries

You will have excellent verbal and written communication skills to keep the client informed about their order progression and to ensure the suppliers are correctly briefed and hence fulfil the client’s requirements to the highest standard.

As efficient sales support administrator contributes to quality customer service and helps the sales team meet its targets. 

Essential Skills required 

  • Good customer care skills
  • An ability to work independently and as a team
  • Attention to detail
  • Good computer and keyboard skills
  • Quick to learn
  • Proactive
  • A team player
  • GSCE or equivalent grade C or above in Maths and English.

Advantageous Skills

  • Good organisational skills; maintaining accurate and timely information on company systems
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • An ability to work under pressure and to deadlines
  • Good communication (verbal and written) and computer skills are required
  • The successful candidate will be resourceful and on the ball
    • Excellent analytical skills 
    • Strategic thinking and problem solving
    • As well as having the ability to work under pressure and multitask
  • Committed to contributing to positive social and environmental change

Your normal place of work will be Saxon Works, 167 Rutland Road, Sheffield S3 9PT. You may also be required to travel on business matters.                                                                 

Your normal hours of work will be 35 hours per week for 5 days each week, Monday to Friday, 09:00 to 17:00. The Company reserves the right to amend these hours should the needs of the business require.  Bag It Don’t Bin It is open for business 5 days per week but you may be expected to work at weekends in exceptional circumstances. 

Apprentice Finance Support

As a growing company, we currently have a newly created role for an apprentice to act as support for our busy finance team.

 You will be asked to assist our finance team with the following:

  • Scheduling diaries
  • A range of book-keeping and operational tasks and activities. 
  • Collating data and recording relevant financial transactions
  • Together with some more general administrative such as monitoring customer accounts
  • As well as office management tasks; providing data and reports to help the sales team

You will have a close working relationship with both the existing Assistant Finance Manager and the Finance Director & Managing Director. However, you will report directly into our Assistant Finance Manager. You will have the opportunity to undertake the AAT qualification.

Main Job Duties

The ideal candidate should be happy working within a versatile, growing organisation as well as having an affinity for maintaining and developing effective administrative and processing routines. This role suits someone who is very comfortable with numbers and a book-keeping role but also eager to contribute to broader financial and administrative work.  The ability to work and communicate effectively with others to provide and receive required information and data is a must as well as having a methodical and proactive approach to work. Ideally, the preferred candidate will have some experience in providing finance or administrative support duties in the past.

We are looking for someone who is enthused by the prospect of applying existing skills and experience to help BIDBI deliver its services effectively, as well as being committed to contributing to positive social and environmental change. 

Essential Skills required

  • Numerical competence
  • Effective oral and written English skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Good administrative and organisational skills and ability to keep documentation tidy and accessible
  • High level of attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to plan and organise tasks efficiently
  • Ease in communicating with colleagues and third parties via email
  • Ability to work independently and ask for clarification where needed
  • Ability to communicate and to work as part of a team
  • Comfortable in a working environment in which job responsibilities evolve as team needs change
  • GSCE or equivalent grade C or above in Maths and English.

Advantageous Skills

  • Some experience either within accounting or administration work in a small office environment
  • Some understanding of basic accounting principles
  • Good organisational skills; maintaining accurate and timely information on company systems
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • An ability to work under pressure and to deadlines
  • Good communication (verbal and written) and computer skills are required
  • The successful candidate will be resourceful and on the ball
    • Excellent analytical skills 
    • Strategic thinking and problem solving
    • As well as having the ability to work under pressure and multitask
  • Committed to contributing to positive social and environmental change 

Your normal place of work will be Saxon Works, 167 Rutland Road, Sheffield S3 9PT. You may also be required to travel on business matters.

Your normal hours of work will be 35 hours per week for 5 days each week, Monday to Friday, 08:00 to 16:00. The Company reserves the right to amend these hours should the needs of the business require.  Bag It Don’t Bin It is open for business 5 days per week but you may be expected to work at weekends in exceptional circumstances.