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We are climbers, we support climbers and we employ climbers. Climbing Anchors is the best place in the world to work, we think so anyway. We have a thriving online business which has been around for over 12 years and have just opened our first Sydney retail store. 

To work at Climbing Anchors, you've gotta have a sense of humour and an enthusiastic attitude. Knowledge of climbing, equipment, and the outdoors in general is essential.

Social Marketing - Casual Position

 

We are seeking someone to cover a varied role at our Alexandria Store. It is a mix of social media marketing, general marketing along with sales and general retail duties. Flexibility in the role is key and would suit someone wanting to do a variety of tasks. You’ll have a lot of help getting started and ongoing support but some tasks you will need to own. This will be an evolving role as the business develops.

If you think this is position is for you, please apply in writing to employme@climbinganchors.com and include a cover letter, CV and an example instagram post that you think would fit with our brand/instagram account.

 

Core responsibilities include:

Creating product photo/images for

  • social media
  • print ads
  • homepage ads
  • banners
  • POS marketing (wholesale + demos)
  • email marketing

Visual merchandising

  • store layout
  • displaying new product when it arrives
  • displaying sales product and ensuring consistency between store and website
  • ongoing decoration within the store

 

Extra responsibilities that would be nice but not a strict requirement:

Graphics for

  • POS marketing (pricing, product info, posters)
  • comps + athletes
  • email marketing
  • new product releases
  • wholesale catalogues
  • posters
  • developing the Climbing Anchors brand
  • promotional products
  • new product releases

 

Additional responsibilities that you may be required to do from time to time:

  • Delivering the best customer experience possible including timely dispatch of customer orders, customer returns and enquiries online, over the phone and in person
  • Working on stalls and pop up stores at gyms, climbing competitions, trade shows and festivals.
  • Opening and closing the shop
  • Promoting and encouraging climbing to new climbers
  • Picking and packing online orders
  • Participation in online and social media marketing
  • Representing Climbing Anchors at events we sponsor
  • Talking about climbing and gear all day

 

Skills required:

  • Super strong focus on giving amazing customer service
  • Experience in social media
  • Experience in graphic design software including photoshop or similar
  • Experience in product photography
  • Confidence in talking to customer in a retail setting
  • Ability to use point of sale equipment, computers, word processing and excel spreadsheet software and be able to use current technology
  • Flexible and full availabilities. The role entails 20-36 hours per week, including weekends and may evolve as the store does
  • Rock climbing experience and knowledge of gear, it would help if you love climbing. Like really love it.
  • Ability to learn and retain knowledge on climbing gear and equipment as well as store policies

 

Perks of the job:

  • Attractive remuneration (to be determined based on successful applicant)
  • A fun and flexible place to work
  • Staff pricing on gear
  • Learning opportunities

If you think this is position is for you, please apply in writing to employme@climbinganchors.com and include a cover letter, CV and an example instagram post that you think would fit with our brand/instagram account.

 

Store Retail - Casual Position

 

We are seeking someone to cover a varied role within the retail and online environment. Climbing Anchors employees have a fun, positive and enthusiastic attitude in life, and in assisting our customers with sales and product information. We deliver exceptional customer service and go the extra move to make our customers happy. If our customers are happy, we are happy. Everyone wins!

This will be an evolving role as the retail store develops but essentially it is a retail role with additional online and webstore duties. A significant part of the role will be prioritising the picking and packing of orders to get delivered to climbers all across Australia.

If you think this is position is for you, please apply in writing to employme@climbinganchors.com and include a cover letter and your CV.

 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Delivering the best customer experience possible including timely dispatch of customer orders, customer returns and enquiries online, over the phone and in person,
  • Opening and closing the shop,
  • Promoting and encouraging climbing to new climbers,
  • Picking and packing online orders,
  • Participation in online and social media marketing,
  • Representing Climbing Anchors at event we sponsor,
  • Talking about climbing and gear all day.
  • Talking to customers in-store

 

You should probably have some of these qualities:

  • Super strong focus on giving amazing customer service,
  • Confidence in talking to customer in a retail setting,
  • Ability to use point of sale equipment, computers, word processing and excel spreadsheet software and be able to use current technology,
  • Flexible and full availabilities. The role entails 20-36 hours per week, including weekends and may evolve as the store does,
  • Rock climbing experience and knowledge of gear, it would help if you love climbing. Like really love it.
  • Ability to learn and retain knowledge on climbing gear and equipment as well as store policies.

 

Perks of the job:

  • Attractive remuneration (to be determined based on successful applicant)
  • A fun and flexible place to work
  • Staff pricing on gear
  • Learning opportunities

If you think this is position is for you, please apply in writing to employme@climbinganchors.com and include a cover letter and your CV.

Submissions Close SUNDAY 13 August 2017