Careers at Jimmy Green Marine

Jimmy Green are recruiting now

Would you like to join the Jimmy Green Team

We are looking for people to join our sales, purchasing and workshop Teams.

Please contact us at Sales@jimmygreen.co.uk with your CV and covering letter letting us know which position you are interested in.

At Jimmy Green Marine, we know that motivating our employees is fundamental to creating a passionate, friendly and successful working environment. We believe that maintaining the highest possible level of customer service is best achieved by developing your personal and business skills.

We are nestled in the idyllic fishing village of Beer on the south coast of East Devon. We have two retail premises. The clothing store is located in the centre of Beer on Fore Street and the Chandlery is just a brief 2-3 minutes’ walk away in a beautiful location with easy access to the beach and village shops.

Jimmy Green Marine specialises in Ropes and Rigging. Sailing experience is not a requirement but is extremely helpful if you wish to quickly establish a working knowledge of the products and services we offer.

The Jimmy Green Team is now fifteen members strong and growing.

Pay:
A suitable remuneration package is applicable for all vacancies.

Pension:
The Company offers a work place pension scheme in line with the Pensions regulator.

Sick Pay:
After one year's service the Company may, at its absolute discretion, provide an additional benefit over and above any entitlement to Statutory Sick Pay for absence due to sickness.

Holiday Entitlement:
Each employee is entitled to 28 days holiday per year including all public/bank holidays.

Employee Accounts:
All employees automatically qualify for additional discount on our entire product range. Active sailors may also be offered sponsorship incentives dependent on experience and activity.

COVID-19 considerations:
We have introduced COVID-19 safe practices which have been embraced with enthusiasm by all of our Team.
The safeguards not only protect our health and wellbeing, but also contribute to the continuing success of Jimmy Green Marine.

Would you like to know more before applying? Then simply give us a call on 01297 20744.

Current Vacancies

Purchasing Administrator

We are looking for a Purchasing Administrator to join our small and friendly Jimmy Green Team. Experience with purchasing and stock control is required, experience with sailing/boats would be beneficial but not essential.

The role:

  • Create purchase orders
  • Check order acknowledgements
  • Carry out regular stock checks and maintain accurate records to ensure that there are no stock shortages and that unnecessary purchases are avoided
  • Communicate with suppliers regarding their stock levels, expected delivery dates and purchase order confirmation requests
  • Picking online orders
  • Helping with online enquiries and website administration

Role requirements:

  • Strong numeracy & literacy skills
  • Attention to detail essential
  • Organised, self-motivated and proactive
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work on own initiative in a busy office is essential, and to know when to ask for help
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office packages, particularly Word, Excel & Outlook

Conditions:

  • Salary according to experience

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £20,750.00 - £23,000.00 per year


Customer Service Receptionist

Do you have the skills to join our hard working and friendly Jimmy Green Team who strive to provide excellent customer service online and on the telephone? We are looking for someone who can be the first point of contact with our telephone and online customers. This will include helping with online enquiries, order processing and website administration.

The role:

  • Creating customer online accounts, orders and sending related e-mails
  • Taking telephone orders and payments
  • Order processing
  • Contacting customers regarding delivery quotes and requirements
  • Returns/refund administration
  • Helping with online enquiries and website administration

Role requirements:

  • Strong numeracy & literacy skills
  • Attention to detail essential
  • Organised, self-motivated and proactive
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work on own initiative in a busy office is essential, and to know when to ask for help
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office packages, particularly Word, Excel & Outlook

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent

Part-time hours: 25 - 30 per week

Salary: £13,500.00 - £23,000.00 per year


Sales and Workshop Assistant

We are looking for an addition to our Team who enjoys customer service in all forms – online, on the telephone and in our chandlery store. At Jimmy Green we pride ourselves on excellent customer service so a drive to be efficient and a smile are required!

The role:

  • Serving customers in our walk-in chandlery store
  • Answering customer enquiries on the phone
  • Stock control in chandlery store area
  • Assisting Click and Collect customers
  • Rigging workshop duties – eg. measuring yacht chain and rope
  • Picking online orders

Role requirements:

  • Strong numeracy & literacy skills
  • Attention to detail essential
  • Organised, self-motivated and proactive
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent

Part-time hours: 25 - 30 per week

Salary: £16,000.00 - £23,000.00 per year