We are always on the lookout for enthusiastic people to join our friendly team. Take a look below to see whether there’s a vacancy that's right for you!

Jobs at The Book People

We are always on the look out for enthusiastic people to join our team. Please see below for our current vacancies.

4 x Java Developer (Up to 35k + benefits)


Through continued growth we are looking to expand our current multi-disciplined team of 9 developers. This is an excellent opportunity to play a key role and have a substantial say in the advancement of the company's eCommerce and mobile presence.

About you:

- Proven aptitude for programming
- Good team player
- Strong communication skills
- Innovative approach to working with new technologies
- Self-starter & enthusiastic about software

About us:

We use: Java / HTML / Javascript / Responsive Web / CSS / SQL / GIT / elasticsearch / JCR / Bootstrap / Spring / Play Framework / HTML5 / JUnit / Selenium

Will be using: Objective-C / iOS SDK / Android

Upcoming project areas:

- Product/Content Search and Recommendation technology
- Ecommerce & Marketing platform (customer-facing & contact centre)
- Tablet / Smartphone shopping apps
- Development of custom in-house Content Management System
- eBook development (iOS, Android, & Web)


Our North Wales Bangor office is ideally located on Park Menai, just off the A55 corridor. We're just north of the beautiful Snowdonia National Park; an area ideal for climbing, walking, sailing & mountain biking, as well as easy access to many beautiful beaches. It's a refreshing change to the fast pace of city life, whilst still giving you the professional opportunities to grow.

Benefits include: 20% off books, 25 days holiday, subsidised onsite nursery, pension scheme after qualifying period.

How to apply: Please send your CV (2 pages max) to IT Department, The Book People, Parc Menai, Bangor, Gwynedd, LL57 4FB or email to

Book People Distributors and Distributor Assistants.

Information: A Book People distributorship provides the opportunity to run your own book-selling business in your local area, working hand-in-hand with a nationwide, well-established and respected household name, known for quality, value and excellent service.
Location: Nationwide.

To find out more please visit our distributor website

Application Forms

If you wish to apply for any of these vacancies please do so using the method stated in the advert. Alternatively, if you do not have a CV, please print and complete an Application Form, using the Application Form Notes provided.

Return this for the attention of the named contact to the relevant site location, along with a completed Equal Opportunities Form.

Should you have any queries about completing the forms, please contact the Human Resources Department - phone 01248 679340 or e-mail

All completed application forms should be sent to: Human Resources The Book People Ltd. Bryn Derwen Parc Menai Bangor Gywnedd LL57 4FB

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