To tell the story of The Historic Dockyard Chatham is to tell a story of British innovation and how passion, vision, grit and hard work secured prosperity and launched the world’s greatest naval power.
The Historic Dockyard is a remarkable place. Remarkable people made it the place it is today and we need remarkable people to join us to help deliver the next chapter of the story.
The Historic Dockyard Chatham offers unrivalled access to a place that built the ships that shaped the world, and the stories of the people who made them. It’s the most complete dockyard from the age of sail anywhere in the world. It’s a place like no other and as part of The Historic Dockyard team you have a unique opportunity to play a vital role.
Here at Master Ropemakers Limited we use the skills and tradition of Chatham rope making, developed over 400 years, to supply today’s business and leisure markets. In addition, we serve a pivotal role in delivering an iconic visitor experience for those visiting The Historic Dockyard Chatham.
The Sales Operations Manager role is a newly created position to assist our team build upon excellent sales growth and achieve exciting sales targets.
The successful candidate will help set and achieve sales targets by building on our existing customer base and excellent relationships, identify market opportunities, generate leads and follow up on client enquiries. In addition, the role calls for strong operational / logistical skills, working with the Master Ropemakers, to ensure sales are delivered on time and to the quality standards we have fought hard to achieve.
This is a hands-on, operational role, with a strong customer service, sales and production co-ordination requirement.
With a medium to higher level of education, the successful candidate must have a successful sales track record, preferably at a mid to senior management level, with an out-going confident personality. Above all the successful candidate will be a strong and effective leader. He / she must also have the energy, drive and enthusiasm to drive the business forward.
We are able to offer the ideal candidate a competitive salary and benefits.
Full on-the-job training will be given.
Please fill in the enclosed application form and return, along with your CV and a covering letter to:
Deadline for applications: 12noon on Friday 16th June 2017
Download the Application Form Now!