• pbourke2

Bike shop sales and admin manager - Newcastle


Metro Cycles is an independent bike shop with a focus on transport cycling. We offer service, sales and hire of a unique range of quality commuter, utility and trekking bikes.

Our local customer base includes commuters, women, families, older and inexperienced riders, as well as people with disabilities.

We require a friendly, reliable, trustworthy, organised and flexible all-rounder to help manage our stock (including ordering, receiving and inventory control), accounts payable and payroll, in-store and webshop sales, customer email and phone communications.

Selection Criteria

  • Understanding of sales, inventory managment, basic accounting and payroll is essential.

  • Good basic computer skills are essential (eg. excel, web, email, word).

  • Experience in key software applications is desireable: Lightspeed retail software, Xero accounting and WooCommerce online sales platform.

  • Ability to think independently and pro-actively problem-solve with the resources available.

  • Ability to develop skills through on-the-job and self-guided training is essential.

  • Organised and tidy working methods, attention to detail and accurate data entry is essential.

  • Good written and spoken communication skills and an ability to deal with a broad range of customers warmly, politely and effectively.

  • Contribute to a positive, cooperative team atmosphere (mature, motivated, reliable and considerate to colleagues).

  • Ability to ride a bike competently and a genuine interest in cycling for sustainable transport.

  • Familiarity with bicycle parts and the bicycle industry desirable.

  • Ability to perform light physical duties include moving and storing stock, assisting with test rides and occasional simple mechanical tasks.

Conditions of Employment

  • Full time, permanent, salaried position (30 - 37.6 hrs/wk)

  • Ability to work a rotating Saturday roster (8:45-2:45pm)

  • Flexible working conditions (shorter working days to accommodate working parents or 4 day weeks)

  • Staff discount on bicycle products

  • Above-award entitlements (including overtime, annual leave, public holidays and superannuation etc)

  • Salary negotiable in line with experience

  • Bonuses acknowledging good performance

If you think this sounds like you, please submit through the Seek website a brief resume and max one page covering letter, demonstrating your suitability against the selection criteria.

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