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About Edinburgh Bicycle Co-op

Edinburgh Bicycle Co-op is one of the UK’s leading independent bicycle retailers.

We believe we’re no ordinary bike shop. We see ourselves as innovative and a bit different – and we’re very proud of our successful co-op history.

We currently operate five shops in Scotland and the North of England; Edinburgh, Aberdeen, Newcastle, and Leeds. Our head office, warehouse and distribution centre are based on the outskirts of Edinburgh.

The bike co-op is a dynamic, progressive and innovative company. As a workers’ co-operative, we provide an environment where an individual can have a direct influence on the running of the business as well as a share in the profits.

We offer a number of additional staff benefits including a generous holiday allowance and an excellent staff discount scheme.

Our current vacancies:
Full Time Salesperson, Aberdeen
Full Time Deputy Manager, Leeds

Deputy Branch Manager – Aberdeen

Full time (37.5 hours)

Permanent

Generous staff discount

Founded in 1977, Edinburgh Bicycle Co-op is an established independent bike retailer. We operate 5 retail outlets across Scotland and the North of England as well as an ecommerce operation supported by a large warehouse/distribution centre on the outskirts of Edinburgh. As an employee owned business, service quality and the customer are at the heart of what we do.

We have an exciting opportunity for Deputy Manager position in our Aberdeen Branch on George Street, and we are inviting candidates to apply.

About the Role

You will report directly to the Branch Manager and will work closely with them in running the branch. You will be able to demonstrate strong leadership and organisational skills, be able to take responsibility, have the knowledge and experience to support the Branch Manager and deputise in their absence. You’ll possess drive, be able to inspire, motivate, train and manage a sales team to provide an exceptional customer experience whilst delivering sales to target. An eye for detail, determination and the ability to identify and act on opportunities are key to the role.

If you have the enthusiasm, appetite and personality to deliver flawless customer service and are interested in joining our management team, then we want to hear from you.

For more information please request an application pack quoting the reference Aberdeen DM from:

jobs@edinburghbicycle.com

Closing date:  Monday 3rd August 2020

 

 

Salesperson – Aberdeen

Full time position

Excellent staff discount scheme

Do you have a passion for bikes? Are you committed to providing excellent customer service?  If so, we would like to hear from you.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and bike-passionate person to join our sales team in Aberdeen on a full-time basis as soon as possible.

Previous bike shop experience and/or experience of a wide range of bikes and cycling, including electric and folding bikes would be of great relevance. An understanding and interest in all things bike will give you an advantage.
Most importantly, you’ll be a team player who takes pride in giving the very best service to every customer that comes through our door.

We offer competitive rates of pay as well as a generous holiday allowance and an excellent staff discount scheme.

To apply, please send your CV and cover letter by email to: jobs@edinburghbicycle.com

Closing date: 27 April 2020

Salesperson – Newcastle Branch

Full time position available

Immediate start

Excellent staff discount scheme

Do you have a passion for bikes? Are you committed to providing excellent customer service?

If so, we would like to hear from you.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and bike-passionate person to join our sales team in Newcastle.

Previous bike shop experience and/or experience of a wide range of bikes and cycling, including electric and folding bikes would be of great relevance. A mechanical understanding and competency would also be a great advantage.

Most importantly, you’ll be a team player who takes pride in giving the very best service to every customer that comes through our door.

As a small tight-knit team we are committed to accommodating flexible working hours and we offer competitive rates of pay as well as a generous holiday allowance and an excellent staff discount scheme.

To apply, drop into our shop; Edinburgh Bicycle Co-operative, 5 – 7 Union Road, Byker, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE6 1EH, with your CV and a covering letter and ask for Shaun Reiling

Alternatively send your CV and cover letter by email to: shaunreiling@edinburghbicycle.com