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Here at Sift we’re a lively, innovative and enthusiastic bunch. A lot of that’s down to the culture of the place, but it’s mostly down to our people.

Sift Staff #wearitpink for @BCCampaign

(some of the team dressed up in aid of #wearitpink breast cancer awareness, Oct 2013)

We’ve been going since 1996 and our Chairman Ben Heald was one of the original founders. You can read more about Ben and our journey over the years in Ben’s blog.

We employ around 100 people, mainly based at our lovely and central Bristol offices on Baldwin Street. We also have a small and growing team based in the US.

Sift employs a wide range of people from Telesales, Account Managers, Web Developers, Project Managers, Editors and Publishers through to roles in Marketing, Finance, IT and HR.  We have some pretty ambitious plans over the next three years to grow organically and through acquisition so it really is a great time to join us!

We are always keen to hear from talented people, so if you think you’ve got what it takes to join our team and contribute to our success, why not check out our current vacancies and send us your application.  If there’s nothing that takes your fancy right now, follow us on Twitter where we regularly tweet about new opportunities. Or send your CV through to 

We like to think we’re pretty good at supporting and nurturing upcoming talent, a good example of this is our pioneering web developer apprentice scheme which you can hear more about below, so if you’d like to join us for some work experience or an internship, why not send your CV and a covering letter through to us at and we’ll see what we can do to help.

If you join our team we offer a wide variety of benefits including:

25 days holiday - plus bank holidays / Flexi-time / Buy and sell holiday / Long service holiday / Pension scheme and life assurance / Cycle2Work scheme (and a bike park and showers at the office!) / Childcare vouchers / Enhanced maternity and paternity pay / Retail discounts / Employee assistance programme / Weekly fruit delivery / Birthdays off work / BUPA cash plan - claim back prescriptions, eye/dental care and more / Corporate gym membership discount / Green office initiatives - all kitchen and office supplies are recycled, locally sourced, and eco-friendly where possible / Training and development opportunities / Paid annual community day / Payroll charity giving