Sail Loft- Manager

Sail Loft General Manager Position

Our client is a Leading Sail Maker - based in the centre of the sailing industry near Hamble, Southampton. The business is looking to take on a strong and experienced individual to manage a thriving sail loft. The business produces sails for a wide range of clients, from repairing damaged sails on small dinghies to producing large sails for racing yachts. A completive salary is on offer for this position.
For this position you'll be part of a small team, all with a great work ethic and a passion for what they love. Within the position, you'll be working closely with the 3 directors of the business and keeping a close eye on the business revenue and working closely with the bookkeeper, and their international sister company.

You'll have experience working with high net worth individuals. And have the desire to grow with a dynamic and competitive business.
This is a unique opportunity to grow the role around your skill set.


• Proven Problem solver
• Strong Administration skills
• Ability to work under pressure
• Adaptable to difficult situations
• Strong communicator
• Highly organised including data processing
• Commercial acumen
• Project Management
• Strong work ethic
• Customer Service minded
• Instils trust and confidence
• Professional leader and motivator
• Global exposure
• Budget management
• Team leadership and development
• Experience Managing customer complaints

Desirables/ but not essential:

• Experience ordering stock
• Experience on using EXO
• Managing international enquiries
• Experience pricing and invoicing jobs
• Commercial Sales Experience
• Experience working in a manufacturing business
• Experience with Marketing/Social networking

If interested, Please apply or contract Marie-Claire on 02380 633399, Closing date 12/03/2020

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