Vacancies

Current Vacancies

Finance and Administration Officer

A new full-time post has been created at BDS in our Dumfries Office to support the Financial Controller in managing finance and administration in the business.

The successful candidate will work in the Digital Division, and assist in the financial management of web and design clients.

Essential qualities are a commitment to working with financial information and good inter-personal and administrative skills. Ideally you will have a background in finance and are familiar with major accountancy packages and spreadsheets.

Salary will be based on education and experience. Full details of the person specification can be downloaded here

Please apply by submitting a full CV and covering letter by email to recruitment@bdslive.com

The closing date for applications is 25 August 2017. Interviews will be held in September.

Editorial Assistant, Data Division

The successful candidate will work in the Data Division, creating editorial records for new releases in our music and film databases. The current position is based within the Music team.

Essential qualities are the ability to undertake research, substantial data entry and written editorial with high attention to detail in a precise, productivity-driven environment.

Salary will be based on education and experience. Full details of the person specification can be downloaded here.

Please apply by submitting a full CV and covering letter by email to recruitment@bdslive.com. You should also include an objective synopsis of no more than 200 words for an album; film or book of your choice.

The closing date for applications is 25 August 2017. Interviews will be held in September.


Other Vacancies

If you would be interested in working for BDS without applying for a specific position, please write to us detailing your skills and interests and attach a copy of your CV by clicking here.

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Working for BDS

The BDS Group is a progressive company with growing opportunities in the world marketplace of metadata provision.

Based in attractive offices in Dumfries, Scotland, BDS’s core activity is the creation of metadata on books, DVD, music, games and downloadable content. This data is used in the library, retail and trade, publishing and agency sectors. It is a growing commercial field where opportunities are opening as digital technology expands.

Related activity within The BDS Group includes IT and web technology, and design for web and print.

Working for The BDS Group offers the opportunity for employees to be involved in a dynamic business with expanding career opportunities. We are always open to approaches from people with the right credentials and the vision to take our business forward or to improve efficiencies within our current setup.

We have roles in Sales, Cataloguing, Annotating and Data Editing, Programming and Systems Analysis, Publisher Liaison, Web and Media Design.

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Our Values

The BDS Group recognises that people are our most valuable resource. Our teams consist of highly motivated individuals who have a high level of attention to detail and are passionate about the quality of what they produce while the diversity of our teams and individuals bring new ideas and perspectives to the fore-front. The BDS Group believes in supporting its people to achieve continued personal development.