Current Vacancies – Printing and Mailing Jobs at Pepper


We value our staff and recognise the contribution they make to the success of our company.

We are committed to the continuous development of our team and have a friendly and motivated culture which rewards hard work and dedication. If you want to work with a professional company, with excellent facilities and a glowing reputation we’d love to hear from you, please send your covering letter and CV to jobs@pepper.co.uk


Data Processor / Programmer


Date:       March 2018

Reporting to       Data Processing Manager

Job Summary

The data processor / programmer will be able to organise and execute time-critical data driven by direct, interactive and database marketing initiatives. This position requires a self-motivated, detail-oriented individual that can work in a fast paced, time sensitive, high pressure environment; handling direct mail projects from receipt of raw data to output of production files, including data cleansing, data manipulation and postal sortation.

You will be responsible for processing customer supplied variable data files and on occasion responsible for printing mono jobs from fixed and variable formats. It is his/her responsibility to manage all resources available to maximise efficient output of work.

Data processors are in charge of processing personally identifiable information, as well as writing accurate, detailed reports based on the processed data.

Good communication skills are essential at all levels of the organisation. You will liaise with the your team, Production Manager, Pre-Press, Factory Manager and other departments to ensure good communications and smooth progress of work to meet client deadlines and quality expectations.


• A-Level or higher

Key Experience Required:

• 12 months plus experience processing data for mailing services (Desirable)
• Experience in a data processing capacity is generally required or preferred, and technology certifications may be beneficial.
• Experience of software programming is (Desirable)

Key Skills Required:

• A tech/data processing & programming background.
• Excellent analytical and numerical skills, and close attention to detail, making logical deductions from the presented data
• Delphi (Desirable)
• Cygnus and Pres software knowledge (Desirable)
• Excellent typing and reading comprehension skills to manage large amounts of information.
• Intermediate MS Office skills including the ability to create, manipulate and formulate spreadsheets. Knowledge of spreadsheet functionality including v-look-up, pivot tables, charts and graphing.
• Must be well organized, extremely detail oriented and have great communication skills, both oral and written.
• Ability to multi-task multiple execution team deliverables and meet deadlines
• Problem Solving
• Working under pressure and to tight timescales
• Excellent interpersonal skills
• Flexibility and commitment – a recognition that this is not an 9-5 role (additional OT hours will be required)
• Commitment to ongoing personal learning and development and team progression
• The ability to “think outside of the box” and to appropriately challenge the status quo to progress the business

Duties and Responsibilities

• Work within estimated times on job bag
• Processing customer data and relaying information to account management team as necessary.
• Sort and process incoming documents or data by forwarding, coding, transforming into standard format, etc.
• Must be able to manage multiple work streams, ensure work progresses as planned and proactively raise issues and suggest solutions.
• Ensure that every aspect of work is captured on the Intranet Data Capture system
• Help with running the laser machines within the personalisation suite
• Any other task as required by the business within reason.

If you have strong logic and problem-solving skills and enjoy working in a fast-paced environment, we’d like to hear from you. To be considered for this position, please apply with your CV, covering letter explaining why you feel you are best suited for this role. Only qualified candidates who meet the position requirements will be considered.

Send to: jobs@pepper.co.uk

Closing date: TBA

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Press Operator


Reporting to       Production Manager

Job Summary

The Press Minder is responsible for printing full colour lithographic high definition print using the latest Heidelberg XL technology with Inpress control.  This exciting role involves the printing of high quality full colour commercial print for a wide variety of industries.

Overview of daily tasks

• Efficient make ready and running of high performance printing presses
• Customer satisfaction with regard to quality
• Working on double day shift basis
• Maintenance of machinery

The Candidate

We are currently looking for an experienced individual with a positive mindset.
You must have a keen eye for detail and firm understanding of commercial print.

Key attributes include

• Experience of running lithographic printing presses
• Excellent eye for detail
• Quality conscious and efficient
• Confident team player
• Flexible approach to shift work and overtime

Experience Required

• Previous press room experience – (a minimum of 1 year experience within the print industry) is essential.
• Proven track record of KPI delivery
• Proven experience of operating multiple Heidelberg presses

Key Skills Required

• Good verbal and written communication
• Excellent & efficient organisational skills
• Problem Solving
• Strong eye for quality, detail and colour
• Working under pressure and to tight timescales
• Excellent interpersonal skills
• Flexibility and commitment
• Commitment to ongoing personal learning and development and team progression

The position is based in our Plymouth HQ production facility.

Awards and Certification
We are accredited with the BSI ISO 9001 and 14001 quality and environmental standards, we are FSC certified.
We hold a platinum membership with the BPIF and we have a strategic partnership with the Royal Mail.

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