Have you got what it takes? Our staff make us who we are!

At Angling Active, we recognise that talented people are our most important asset. An ever growing and successful business established as a small father & son outfit in 1999, we are now a large team with a powerful and enviable skill-set leading the way in the recreational angling industry throughout the UK and Internationally.

With Angling Active’s business growth comes increasing investment in the people within it, and thus a genuine sense of pride within our core values is recognised amongst us and by our customers.

Our team handles every aspect of retail internally where possible. Key to this is our range of talent:
  • The knowledgeable in store sales team are ready to welcome everyone that walks in the door and establish exactly what that customer wants from his or her visit. Training schedules maximise our ability to provide credible advice and product suggestions to the already knowledgeable customer. We pride ourselves on providing the best customer service available in the angling retail industry in a relaxed and non-pressurised manner.
  • Behind the scenes we have our own, in-house dedicated team of web developers and content editors maintaining our e-commerce website. This is populated with unique and creative content and supported by marketing and media materials that are constantly produced by us, inspired by UK events, seasons and our customers.
  • The sophisticated store room has state of the art systems in place and managed full time to manipulate the huge number of incoming product deliveries into our formula of procedures and systems.
  • The phones and email help desk are managed by dedicated and fully trained representatives that continue the experience-driven service we offer across the business.
  • Lastly, the order dispatch team is committed to providing immediate turn-around of our distance sales, accurately and professionally packed and dispatched to UK and international locations.


All applications are to be directed to the Managing Director by email only, please apply by sending an email with a covering letter and C.V. to cv@anglingactive.co.uk

Current Positions Available


Angling Active is seeking a full time “Sales Advisor” in our Stirling store.

Are you an experienced angler, looking to share your passion? Then we have the perfect opportunity for you!

Our shop floor is a fast paced environment! We are looking for an individual that thrives on multitasking and has a keen eye for detail. You will assist in-store customers with an enthusiastic attitude and help with their needs. A positive can-do approach to efficient stock replenishment and general housekeeping procedures is essential.


Full time 40hrs p/w, Hourly rate – £9

Regular weekend work

Reports to: Shop Floor Manager


Responsibilities:

  • Welcome customers to the store and make them feel comfortable throughout their visit
  • Assist customers with locating items and answer their queries
  • Work as part of the sales team to achieve store and merchandising objectives
  • Operating tills and accurately process payments
  • Increasing your own product knowledge
  • Self motivated to maintain high standards
  • Supporting and getting involved in day to day activities as and when required
  • Communicate effectively with line management and other departments
  • Ensure check lists are being actioned
  • Processing permits
  • Reviewing the shop floor sales area (daily)
  • Answer telephone calls
  • Uphold excellent housekeeping at all times
  • Any other reasonable duty requested by management
  • Good time keeping
  • Help with rolling stock checks
  • Regular weekend work
Skills:

  • Enthusiastic
  • Reliable
  • All round angling knowledge
  • Basic computer knowledge
  • Numeracy
  • Excellent communication
  • Team working
  • Organisational skills
  • Resourcefulness
  • Confidence
Benefits:

  • Company pension
  • Staff discount


Angling Active is seeking a full time “Marketing Specialist” in our Stirling store.

Are you an experienced angler, looking to share your passion? Then we have the perfect opportunity for you!

We have an exciting opportunity to join our forward thinking company. Embracing all things digital you must live and breathe the latest marketing trends.

With our ‘digital first’ approach we are looking for someone to drive our company forward. You will have a focus on increasing product sales and brand awareness through effective use of end-to-end marketing. You will also work closely with our in-house team and agencies to identify opportunities to optimise our current acquisition channels.

We are seeking a creative, analytically minded and highly motivated individual who specialises in data analytics, SEO/Content marketing, social media, email marketing and brand communication to support our continued growth in the angling retail industry.

A thorough understanding of consumer behaviour and e-commerce marketing is essential.

The ideal candidate will be developing content, campaigns, generating revenue through our acquisition channels and increasing engagement and awareness through our multiple social media channels as well as helping shape future marketing strategies.

Fishing experience/knowledge is highly desirable.


Full time 40hrs p/w, salary - dependant on experience

Reports to: Office Manager


Responsibilities:

  • Customer service
  • Communication of our brand
  • Managing, communicating and growing our brand
  • Monitoring and managing social media/marketing platforms and campaigns
  • Overseeing and developing marketing campaigns
  • Coordinating digital strategies
  • Promotional activities
  • Conducting research and analysing data to identify and define audiences
  • Compiling and distributing statistical information
  • Writing and proof-reading creative copy
  • Coordinating with third party agencies and suppliers
  • Producing marketing materials and content
  • Updating databases and using a customer relationship management (CRM) system
Skills:

  • Previous 3 years experience in a marketing role
  • Thorough understanding of marketing platforms such as SEO, PPC, email and social etc
  • Demonstrable understanding and experience of marketing data analytics and tools
  • Exceptional computer skills
  • Knowledge and experience of using applications such as Google Ads, Google Analytics etc
  • Organised and a keen eye for detail
  • Hard-working, driven and self-sufficient
  • Equally comfortable working independently or as part of a wider team
  • Remarkable communication and writing skills
  • Full understanding of the marketing funnel
Benefits:

  • Company pension
  • Staff discount
  • Funded training

All applications are to be directed to the Managing Director by email only, please apply by sending an email with a covering letter and C.V. to cv@anglingactive.co.uk
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