Employment Opportunities


The Canoe Shops Group is well established in the paddlesport import and retail industry with nationwide stores.. 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 - Updated 05/06/2018

 

Sales & Logistics - Part Time - Bournemouth Canoes, Dorset

Location

Bournemouth Canoes (Hamworthy, Poole)

Job title

Sales Assistant

Sector

Paddlesport retail and distribution.

Job description

  • Professional and knowledgeable presentation and advice on the company's product range.
  • Process sales in the manner instructed. 
  • 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

About You

  • You will understand and participate in paddlesport.
  • You must be numerate, literate and proficient with computer software programs including Microsoft Office and Outlook.
  • Common sense and self motivation are more important than paper qualifications.
  • A full UK driving licence will be advantageous

To apply for this position please send your covering letter with CV to sales@bournemouthcanoes.co.uk

 

Sales & Logistics - Full Time - Southampton Canoes, Hampshire

Job title:Sales, Warehouse & Logistics (Full Time)
Location: Southampton Canoes
Sector: Paddlesport Retail and Distribution

Job Description:

  • To assist the Manager with the daily running of the business as requested. 
  • Professional and knowledgeable presentation and advice on the company's product range.
  • Process sales in the manner instructed. 
  • Delivery or collection of product from suppliers or other branches.
  • 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.
  • To understudy the Manager to maintain consistency of purpose

About You:

  • You will understand and participate in paddlesport. 
  • You must be numerate, literate and proficient with computer software programs including Microsoft Office and Outlook.
  • Common sense and self motivation are more important than paper qualifications.
  • A full UK driving licence will be advantageous


Sales Assistant - Part Time - Southampton Canoes, Hampshire

Job title: Sales Assistant - Part Time
Location: Southampton Canoes
Sector: Paddlesport Retail and Distribution

Job Description:

  • To assist the Manager with the daily running of the business as requested. 
  • Professional and knowledgeable presentation and advice on the company's product range. Process 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.
  • To understudy the Manager to maintain consistency of purpose

About You:

  • You will understand and participate in paddlesport.
  • You must be numerate, literate and proficient with computer software programs including Microsoft Office and Outlook.
  • Common sense and self motivation are more important than paper qualifications.
  • A full UK driving licence will be advantageous

 

To apply for either of the above positions please send your covering letter with CV to careers@canoe-shops.co.uk

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