Sales Assistant

Website Cookson Cycles Ltd


Due to continued growth we are looking for a Full Time Sales Assistant to join our friendly, close-knit, professional and good-humoured team.

The Company

Cookson Cycles is a long-established cycle retailer based in Whitefield, Bury on the fringe of Manchester, selling exciting road & off-road products from bike brands Trek, Scott and Giant.

Our shop is within easy commuting reach of the likes of Manchester, Bury, Bolton and other surrounding Lancashire towns.

Job Summary

Your primary responsibility will be to engage with customers and to offer advice and guidance in respect of the enquiries and to assist in the general operation of the store.

The successful candidate will be joining an established team within a professional and forward-thinking retail environment. As such, you will have the opportunity to put your ideas forward and to contribute to the ongoing development of the business.

The Essentials

  • An enthusiastic, driven and self-motivated individual and team player
  • Customer focused with excellent customer service and interpersonal skills
  • Friendly & polite, even when under pressure
  • Passionate about cycling and all things cycling
  • Good working knowledge of bikes, e-bikes, components and accessories across the different brands available with a view to continuously improve this knowledge
  • Confident in giving advice & information about the features, technical aspects, quality and availability of different products
  • Ability to correctly follow store procedures, including the internal EPOS system
  • Able to assist with merchandising making sure all stock is on display
  • Computer literate
  • Prior experience in a bike shop is essential

The Reward

  • Competitive industry salary
  • Generous staff discounts
  • Social events
  • A supportive working environment

Next Steps

This is an excellent opportunity to undertake a Sales role within Cookson Cycles. If you feel you are the right person for this position, we would love to hear from you. To apply, please submit your CV and a covering letter to

If you have any queries/questions or would like an informal chat before applying, please contact Shaun on the above email address to arrange.

To apply for this job email your details to

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