Employment Opportunities

Last updated 10/01/2022

Website Maintenance & Sales Advisor

We are looking for a motivated and hardworking individual to join our team based at Bournemouth Canoes. The position involves assisting in the continual development of our websites, daily sales and warehouse duties.

The retail and warehouse duties include lifting and carrying canoes and kayaks for which you will need to have a reasonable level of physical fitness.

To do the role well you will need to understand the product that we sell,so you will need to be a paddler. Paddling ability or the type of paddling does not matter – our staff include Kayak Anglers, Recreational Family paddlers, Sea Kayakers, Canoeists and White-Water paddlers of all abilities.

The role will be based at our Poole store with occasional cover at our Southampton store so a full UK driving license would be advantageous.


Responsibilities

  • Daily website updates
  • Product database maintenance including daily group stock updates and product updates.
  • Updating product images
  • Group eCommerce sales support via email, live messenger and social media.
  • Professional and knowledgeable presentation and product range advice to customers in-store
  • Stock management & order processing
  • Unloading/loading deliveries

Requirements

  • A working knowledge of HTML and experience with SEO would be advantageous
  • High level of computer literacy
  • Be an active paddler with an understanding about paddlesport

Location: Bournemouth Canoes, Poole
Benefits: Salary from £20,000 dependent on experience + Staff Purchase Scheme + Workplace pension
Working week: Full Time - 5 days per week including Saturdays.

To apply for this position please send your CV with a covering letter to careers@canoe-shops.co.uk

 


 

Sales Advisor (Part Time / Full Time)

We are looking for a motivated and hardworking individual to join our team based at Bournemouth Canoes. The position entails various aspects of sales & warehouse functions, including the following:

  • Online mail order sales
  • Advising customers on product suitability
  • Processing and despatch of orders
  • Assisting with warehousing and logistics
  • Product presentation within showroom

Requirements: The successful applicant must have and active interest & knowledge in paddlesport.

Location: Bournemouth Canoes, Poole
Working week: Part Time or Full Time


To apply for this position please send your CV with a covering letter to careers@canoe-shops.co.uk