Employment Opportunities

The Canoe Shops Group is well established in the paddlesport import and retail industry. 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 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.

 

Updated 22/11/2017

 

Job title: Assistant Manager (Full Time)
Location: Kayaks & Paddles - Plymouth


Kayaks & Paddles has an exciting vacancy for an Assistant Manager here at our busy Plymouth retail and distribution outlet.
Kayaks & Paddles is the leading UK supplier of paddle-sports equipment and we are looking for a professional, enthusiastic member to join our team. The position will be an interesting combination of retail sales, commercial business and assisting the management with the day to day running of this thriving business. The role will also involve supporting our other UK paddle-sport branches that form part of the Canoe Shops Group through professional guidance and coordinating logistics.

The position requires an understanding and participation in paddle-sport.
The successful candidate will need to be physically fit as you will be handling bulky product and on occasions will be required to assist in our distribution warehouse with the loading and unloading of products.

Main responsibilities will include:

To apply for this position please send your covering letter with CV to careers@canoe-shops.co.uk

 

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Job title: IT & Retail Assistant (Full Time)
Location: Kayaks & Paddles - Plymouth

 

The Canoe Shops Group has a vacancy for an IT and Retail Sales Assistant at our head office in Devon. You will be maintaining and improving our online portfolio of websites across all our stores. This includes daily website updates, writing content, SEO and developing new websites. To do this well you must be able to sell our products so the role includes working as a sales assistant for Kayaks & Paddles.

The position requires an understanding and participation in paddlesport.

You will have excellent computer skills and attention to detail which is essential for accurate online content. Experience using Dreamweaver and photo editing software would be advantageous. A useful degree would be an advantage but is not essential

The successful candidate will need to be physically fit as you will also assist in our distribution warehouse with the loading and unloading of products.

Main responsibilities will include:

To apply for this position please send your covering letter with CV to careers@canoe-shops.co.uk

 

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