The Canoe Shops Group is well established in the paddlesport import and retail industry. The business has multiple outlets operated by several companies in England, Wales and Ireland. Employment opportunities arise as a result of expansion, promotions within the group and people simply moving on. If you are considering a career in the leisure import/distribution/retail sector then you should look at the list of vacancies below. If there is something there you like then please get in touch. Successful applicants are usually paddlers who are numerate, literate, computer literate, pleasant by nature and prepared to work hard and do their bit in a successful business.

Current Vacancies

Bournemouth Canoes | Southampton Canoes

We are currently recruiting for staff at Bournemouth Canoes and Southampton Canoes.

  • Full Time Sales Advisor
  • Part Time Sales Advisor
  • Full Time Website Maintenance & Sales Advisor


Main Duties

  • To assist with the daily running of the business as requested.
  • Professional and knowledgeable presentation and advice on our product range.
  • Process retail and trade sales in the manner instructed.
  • Maintain the business management accounting systems.
  • Assist in product purchasing, stock control and stock sharing.
  • Manage and process receipt and dispatch procedures.
  • Assist in web site updates.
  • Maintain product presentation.
  • Maintain the cleanliness of the workplace to a high standard.
  • Delivery or collection of product from suppliers or other branches.

The positions require an understanding and participation in paddlesport.

Previous sales experience is not essential.

Full UK driving licence would be advantageous.

If you are interested in joining our team, please send your CV and covering email to


Bournemouth Canoes


Southampton Canoes