Head of Sail Loft

Location England
Salary Competitive
Job type Permanent
Discipline Sales, Marketing & Operations
Reference J9822
Our client, an iconic brand in the sailing industry, is renowned for its commitment to quality, innovation, and performance. With a rich heritage, they continue to be at the forefront of sail design and technology. As a leader in the industry, they are dedicated in providing sailors worldwide with superior products that enhance their sailing experience.

We are seeking a dynamic and experienced individual to join the team as the Head of Sail Loft. This is an exceptional opportunity to lead a renowned brand's sail loft and play a pivotal role in driving the business forward. The successful candidate will have the autonomy and control to shape the future direction of the brand.

Our ideal candidate will have a strong technical knowledge of sail design, materials, and manufacturing processes, with the ability to innovate and optimize performance. You will also have a network within the industry and enjoy the vast amount of travel that will be encompassed with the position.

Key Responsibilities
  • Lead all aspects of the sail loft operations, including production, quality control, and customer service, ensuring alignment with company objectives and standards.
  • Drive innovation and continuous improvement initiatives to enhance product quality, performance, and customer satisfaction.
  • Develop and execute strategic plans to expand market reach, increase sales, and drive revenue growth.
  • Foster a culture of excellence, teamwork, and accountability within the sail loft team, promoting a collaborative and supportive work environment.
  • Establish and maintain strong relationships with customers, suppliers, and industry partners to drive business development opportunities and market insights.
  • Oversee budgeting, resource allocation, and financial performance of the sail loft, ensuring profitability and operational efficiency.
  • Stay abreast of industry trends, competitor activities, and technological advancements to identify opportunities for innovation and market differentiation.
Be part of a passionate team dedicated to delivering superior products and experiences to sailors worldwide.

To find out more or to have a confidential conversation contact Oliver Wells 07458 040285/Oliver.wells@marineresources.co.uk or Jo Priestley Jo.priestley@marineresources.co.uk

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