Job Opportunity with Gymaid

Posted by admin on August 17, 2017

We have an exciting opportunity for a Sales Rep and Logistics Coordinator to join our team! If you love the sport, travelling and meeting new people then check out the full job description below to see if either roles would suit you. To apply for either role please send your CV to claire@gymaid.com 

Logistics Coordinator

Gymaid is a small family run business based in Gillingham, Kent. We supply trampoline and gymnastics equipment to schools, leisure centres, clubs and homes in the UK. We also sponsor trampoline and double minitramp competitions throughout the UK. We are looking for a logistics coordinator for immediate start. If you are looking for a challenging job that is versatile and ever evolving then send us your CV.        

The starting salary will be £8.50 per hour, payable monthly. Your normal hours of work will be from 8am to 4pm, Monday to Friday.  However, these hours must be regarded as flexible and you may be required to vary them or to work such additional hours in excess of your normal hours of work as are reasonably necessary for the proper performance of your duties and to meet the needs of Gymaid. All of our sponsored events will be during the weekends and you will be required to attend them all (approx. 14 per year, but the amount may vary).

 This role will require you to undertake the following duties and responsibilities:

  • Maintain vehicles – make sure all vehicles are insured, taxed, serviced and road worthy. Booking in regular safety inspections, tail lift servicing and tacho calibrations where required by law. Keep up to date with new laws and requirements.
  • Stock management – be responsible for maintaining a system of reordering the most popular products.
  • Plan and organise deliveries – maintain contact with our suppliers to organise the storage and distribution of goods. This may also involve you making some deliveries personally if required. 
  • Event management – driving equipment to events in our 18 tonne lorry, supervising a safe set up/down, maintaining and repairing equipment during the events, as well as being on hand for customer enquiries during events. It will be your responsibility at events to supervise a team and make sure everyone is following health and safety procedures set in place.
  • Equipment repairs where necessary.

Gymaid Ltd reserves the right to vary your duties and responsibilities at any time and from time to time according to the business needs.   

Qualifications & Requirements

  • Valid CAT C Driving License
  • Digi Tacho Card
  • Valid CPC License
  • For insurance purposes only, candidates must be over the age of 25 and hold a full UK/EU Driving License.
  • Computer literate
  • Effectively manage own working time in line with the Road Transport Directive
  • Ensure you adhere to tachograph rules and EU Driver hours’ regulations at all times
  • Work in a professional manor
  • Be prepared to undertake training as required
  • Can follow company procedures
  • Valid DBS

Sales Representative

Gymaid is a small family run business based in Gillingham, Kent. We supply trampoline and gymnastics equipment to schools, leisure centres, clubs and homes in the UK. We also sponsor trampoline and double minitramp competitions throughout the UK. We are looking for a sales representative for immediate start. If you are looking for a challenging job that is versatile and ever evolving then send us your CV.        

The starting salary will be £8.00 per hour, payable monthly. Your normal hours of work will be from 10am to 6pm, Monday to Friday.  However, these hours must be regarded as flexible and you may be required to vary them or to work such additional hours in excess of your normal hours of work as are reasonably necessary for the proper performance of your duties and to meet the needs of Gymaid. All of our sponsored events will be during the weekends and you will be required to attend them all (approx. 14 per year, but the amount may vary).

This role will require you to undertake the following duties and responsibilities:

  • Sales – encompassing all aspects of the sales process, from e-mail marketing and follow up, through to telephone sales and face-to-face sales.
  • Events – In addition to the normal sale rep role, for our sponsored events we will require you to drive our equipment to events in an 18 tonne lorry, assist with set up/down, maintaining and repairing equipment during the events, as well as being on hand for customer enquiries during events.

Gymaid Ltd reserves the right to vary your duties and responsibilities at any time and from time to time according to the business needs.   

 

Qualifications & Requirements

  • Computer literate with experience in MS Office
  • Eager to learn and develop
  • An enthusiastic, passionate and proactive sales person
  • Able to generate and build strong relationships
  • Excellent telephone manner
  • Excellent written and communication skills
  • Able to work independently and manage own time
  • Clean driving license. Preferably CAT C with valid CPC and digi tacho card (preferred, but training can be given)
  • For vehicle insurance purposes only, candidates must be over the age of 25.
  • Can follow company procedures
  • Valid DBS