Top five jobs of the week

Kieran Howells
Top five jobs of the week

With over 660 positions filled in 2016, the BikeBiz online jobs board is going from strength to strength. As the number of listings grows on a daily basis, we’re keeping you up-to-date with the latest and greatest jobs on offer to the industry.

1. E-commerce manager

Ubyk is currently expanding and has an opportunity for an e-commerce webops manager to join its dynamic global cycle retail business. It is looking for an experienced Ecommerce operations manager, ideally with strong knowledge and experience in Cycle retail. The role will be to run the sales and dispatch operations for our eCommerce sites, managing a small team of sales and despatch staff, successfully dealing with retail/E-commerce logistical challenges in a high pressure but vibrant environment. The right candidate will be an experienced manager with, in particular, significant experience in retail with good communication skills and business acumen. Full job description and how to apply here.

2. Area account manager
Tandem Group Cycles is looking for a dynamic, self-motivated, hardworking and enthusiastic character with real initiative and drive. They must have proven sales skills but experience in the bicycle industry is not essential. They will enter the Tandem business at the most exciting time in years – with new ranges such as its lightweight kids bikes Squish already performing well, its new economic British Eagle range landing soon and, its established Dawes and Claud Butler ranges being completely overhauled for MY2018. Full job description and how to apply here.

3. Cycle mechanic/ sales
Kona has a vacancy for a mechanic/sales advisor to take care of a busy workshop, be involved with many aspects in the retail store and some support for the Kona brand. It is looking for an experienced cycle technician, preferably to Cytech Two or above. Ideal candidates will be good with customers, knowledgeable about cycling products and have an understanding of suppliers within the cycle industry. This vacancy offers an opportunity to continue the success of a growing business and be part of a small but productive team. Full job description and how to apply here.

4. Picker and packer
As a member of Sigma Sport’s dispatch team, the successful candidate will be responsible for the picking and packaging of all cycling and triathlon products that Sigma Sport stocks. They will be required to work Monday to Friday during regular business hours and one Saturday per month. An excellent team player with a flexible attitude, they should be enthusiastic and self-motivated with good accuracy and basic numeracy. Responsible and able to work on their own, some experience within a warehouse environment would be advantageous but is not necessary. Full job description and how to apply here.

5. Technical sales assistant
Ribble Cycles is looking to recruit a passionate cyclist who will form part of a small team of other like-minded individuals to provide an unrivalled customer experience not only within the cycle trade, but also within retail as a whole. The successful applicant will be able to communicate with both staff and customers efficiently and have excellent interpersonal skills. They will be expected to have a provable wealth of understanding of current components and technologies within cycling and its various disciplines so knowledge of the industry is essential. Full job description and how to apply here.

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