Road bike specialist

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Position: Road bike specialist
Employer: Swift Cycles
Category: Sales
Location: UK
Salary: c.£20k package
Date posted: Thursday, August 3rd 2017
Description:

Swift Cycles are one of London’s leading cycle stores. Specialising in road race and triathlon, we carry some of the best brands in the world like Cervelo, Cannondale, Trek, Focus, Enigma, Fairlight and Argon 18.

We also specialise in bike fitting and have one of the most comprehensive fit studios in the country, encompassing motion capture and pedal stroke analysis along with saddle pressure mapping.

This is a great opportunity to join one of the most knowledgeable and friendly independent bike shops in the country!

Role

  • The role is mainly shop floor based selling high end bikes and helping deliver our class leading service.

However you will also gain experience in:

  • Supplier interaction and margin management
  • Merchandising
  • Marketing, social media and web promotion
  • Buying decision making

The role has proved to be a perfect stepping stone into the cycling industry and offers massively more scope and experience than a role within a multiple chain.

Experience and attributes we’re looking for include:

  • Ideally 1+ year’s experience selling high end bikes and custom builds.
  • Good knowledge of cycling kit and accessories
  • Ideally a regular road cyclist, with a passion for bikes
  • Enjoy selling complex products
  • Computer literate including word and excel
  • Great people person with a can-do attitude and friendly, approachable demeanor

The position is for a sales person on a full time and permanent basis and provides:

Market leading salary – Typically c.£20k package

Generous staff purchase scheme

Location in bustling East London near Spitalfields Market

Please apply with your updated CV and cover letter to mail@swiftcycles.co.uk.

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