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Work with Chicken

At Chicken CycleKit we continue to grow and 100 plus years on, we are still leading the market in all two-wheeled solutions from novice cyclist to professional racer. As we increase and develop our portfolio of world-renowned and in house brands through expanding our dealer network, we are creating a company that is forward-thinking, agile, passionate and focused on providing the best customer service and selling a wide-ranging portfolio of premium cycles and accessories.

Our current vacancies are listed below. We are always on the lookout for great talent and if you would like to join us, but don’t see a suitable role advertised below please feel free to submit a speculative CV and cover letter outlining your skills and experience to [email protected]

We are unable to respond to all applicants due to the high volume of CVs we receive, therefore if you have not heard from us within 10 working days, unfortunately this means you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Our current vacancies are listed below. We are always on the lookout for great talent and if you would like to join us, but don't see a suitable role advertised below please feel free to submit a speculative CV and cover letter outlining your skills and experience to [email protected]

We are unable to respond to all applicants due to the high volume of CVs we receive, therefore if you have not heard from us within 10 working days, unfortunately this means you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.


Merchandise Admin Assistant

We are recruiting for an additional Merchandise Admin Assistant to work in our busy merchandising office. This role has a primary focus on managing stock throughout the business to ensure excellent availability of stock for our network of customers.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Managing stock throughout the business to maximise availability & achieve sales targets
  • Setting up & maintaining SKU level information
  • Create and send purchase orders to suppliers
  • Managing intake of stock from suppliers and supporting the warehouse team
  • Analyse data to understand buying behaviour and improve the customer journey
  • Organising and leading the company’s presence at a variety of events
  • Assist the sales team with product queries
  • General administration to support the buying and merchandising team
  • The successful candidate will possess the following skills:

  • Experience in administration roles
  • Strong numerical and analytical skills
  • Great attention to detail
  • Intermediate MS Excel (Pivot Tables, vlookups)
  • Comfortable in working in a small but friendly team
  • A strong interest in cycling is highly desirable
  • Ability to identify problems and implement appropriate solutions
  • Benefits:

  • 21 days annual leave, increasing with length of service + 8 days public holiday
  • Career progression with a fast growing company
  • Pension contribution
  • Generous staff purchase scheme
  • As this role is office based, the ideal candidate would be located close to Leighton Buzzard, LU7.

    To apply for this role please send your CV along with a covering letter to [email protected] with the subject header – Merchandise Admin Assistant. Salary is dependent on experience and is open to discussion.


    Sales Administrator

    An exciting new opportunity has arisen to join our sale team. The successful candidate will be a result focused individual with strong account/relationship management skills and brand awareness, working collaboratively with our external Area Sales Managers to help achieve company goals and grow revenues. The role is all about providing an excellent customer experience, maintaining and reviewing ongoing business and generating new sales opportunities in an ever-shifting marketplace. This role also provides a great understanding of the business and successful candidates in this role have moved into more specialist roles of the business over time.

    A background in the cycle or fitness industry would be a distinct advantage along with a firm grip of the product sold and online sales environment, coupled with gritty determination to succeed and passion for driving sales.

    Key responsibilities will include:

  • Servicing our customers as the first point of contact when they contact Chicken Cyclekit via email, online messaging or telephone
  • Checking and processing orders
  • Advising customers on their requirements, informing them about unique offers, promotions and new exciting products that could be of interest to them
  • Processing customer payments
  • Working with the Sales Manager to help develop all types of sales.
  • Help execute Chicken CycleKit’s sales and service initiatives, closely aligned with our company goals to reach and surpass our targets for revenue and profitability
  • Aid with all aspects of sales office administration, including our computer system, CRM system, notification of website updates etc. and anything that eases general office efficiency
  • The successful candidate will possess the following skills:

  • An entrepreneurial mindset with a ‘can do’ attitude and desire to roll up the sleeves when necessary to get the job done
  • The ideal candidate is an avid cyclist and have a strong interest in, and knowledge of the cycling & fitness arena
  • A good knowledge of Microsoft office
  • Benefits

  • 21 days annual leave, increasing with length of service + 8 days public holiday
  • Career progression with a fast growing company
  • Pension contribution
  • Generous staff purchase scheme
  • As this role is office based, the ideal candidate would be located close to Leighton Buzzard, LU7.

  • To apply for this role please send your CV along with a covering letter to [email protected] with the subject header – Sales Administrator. Salary is dependent on experience and is open to discussion.


    Warehouse Operative

    Due to expansion, there are new vacancies for enthusiastic individuals to join our Picking and Packing team here at Chicken CycleKit. These are full-time roles, Monday – Friday with no shift work.

    Key responsibilities will include:

  • Picking, packing and dispatching customer orders
  • Loading courier vehicles
  • Stock replenishment
  • Stock counting
  • Goods-In handling
  • Palletisation of large orders
  • General upkeep of the warehouse and associated areas

  • The successful candidate will possess the following skills:

  • Able to work accurately and quickly
  • Good attention to detail
  • Be computer literate
  • Reliable, hardworking and punctual

  • Benefits

  • 21 days annual leave, increasing with length of service + 8 days public holiday
  • Career progression with a fast growing company
  • Pension contribution
  • Generous staff purchase scheme
  • No weekend working

  • Forklift driving experience would be beneficial but not essential. Full training will be given, if required, for the right candidate. Additionally, experience of working in the bicycle industry would be an advantage, but not essential.

    Only candidates within a reasonable travel radius of Leighton Buzzard will be considered and previous applicants need not apply.

    To apply for this role please send your CV along with a covering letter to [email protected] with the subject header – Warehouse Operative.