Experienced Bike Fitter-Sales/Mechanic

Website Wildside Cycles

We are now looking to recruit an experienced Bike Fitter-Sales Person/Mechanic  for our busy Store In Tunbridge Wells.

We like to think we go that extra mile for all our customers

As with many small businesses, the role will be multi faceted. Most of your day will be spent advising customers – helping them with their bike and other purchases as well as dealing with service issues. As bike fitting is at the core of everything we do, you will need to understand that process be an experienced bike fitter. There may also be an element of purchasing and returns handling in the role and occasionally you may be called upon to lead a shop ride or help with marketing events outside of the store.

We are open to all types of applicants. Perhaps you have a long track record in bicycle retail and fancy a change, or have no experience but a passion for cycling. You should be willing to learn and adopt our ways of working, have a high attention to detail, and a problem solving approach (but still know when to ask for help).

As a group, we are a friendly and welcoming group that all share a passion for all things two wheels of one sort or another. The successful applicant will be able to slot into this group without causing any ripples.

You should take extreme pride in your work and only ever accept the best from yourself and other staff.

You might currently be working another busy Bicycle Shop  in a different area and be looking to re-locate to the Garden of England Kent.

Ideally you are a Very Keen Cyclist and be experienced

20 Days Holidays per year plus Bank Holidays

Immediate Start available .

ABOUT THE JOB

You will be required to:

  • Engage with customers, from meeting and greeting to understanding their needs
  • Develop your product knowledge for a variety of the latest and most exciting products in the industry
  • Manage sales orders and deliver them within time frames
  • No Job is too big or small ever.
  • Be Pro-Active and show Initiative with abundance
  • Be Proud of the number of 5Star google reviews you might have received
  • Perform Bike Fits and Custom Footbed fits.
  • Sell Sell Sell !
  • Mechanical Mind & Experience
  • Ability to do Blogs & Maintenance Classes

ABOUT YOU:

An ideal candidate will have a passion for the brands Specialized, Colnago, Bianchi and Scott along with a strong cycling background. The new team member must be a forward thinking, self-motivated individual who thrives on results and works well in a team. With our demanding client base, delivering an outstanding level of service must be second nature, so knowledge and awareness of all cycling brands is desired. We require an individual that shows proactive promotional and sales methods, excellent communication and negotiation skills and the ability to excel in new and unfamiliar situations.

You are computer friendly and with an active Social Media Presence and knowledge .

How to apply: please email seamus@wildsidecycles.co.uk

Salary £30K-£45K DOE

To apply for this job email your details to seamus@wildsidecycles.co.uk.

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