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Careers

CENTRE PLACE (HAMILTON) | Full-time Retail Assistant
We have a full-time position at our Centre Place Store. We are seeking vibrant and motivated person who has a passion for the surf and skate industry.   The successful candidate will also be a positive role model, reliable and flexible, one who takes ownership of goals, who leads by example, and enjoys a hands-on role with responsibility. 

You will need:
x       Excellent customer service and sales skills
x        Experience in a supervisory position, as the position will require supervisory responsibilities
x        The ability to work well as part of a team
x        Retail Experience is required, preferably clothing retail experience
x        Knowledge in the surf/snow industry or the willingness to learn  


Availability:
x        Hours as rostered
x        Must be available a weekend day, public holidays and over the busy Christmas period



HAMILTON | Warehouse Assistant

We are seeking a vibrant and motivated individual to fill a newly created position in our Warehouse. A Warehouse Assistant is required due to Backdoor's recent expansion in store numbers. This rewarding role allows the successful candidate to be involved in the distribution of stock  for one of New Zealand's largest surf and skate retailers.

The role is full time, hours are negotiable, with a minimum of 30 hours per week required. 

We are looking for someone who will work alongside our Warehouse and Logistics Manager and join our friendly, motivated and fast-paced team. 


Duties and Responsibilities:
×         Process stock through the warehouse
×         Document and be accountable for in and outbound deliveries
×         Complete re-orders for stores from warehouse stock on hand
×         Deliver stock to stores
×         Lifting and moving heavy boxes
×         Maintain a clean and tidy work space
×         Complete returns to suppliers
×         Deal with store inquiries
×         Daily and weekly housekeeping of the warehouse and office area
×         From time to time retail and office assistance may be required


You will need:
×         Must have a full license, ability to drive manual would be an advantage
×         Must be in good physical health and willing to work in a fast pace physical environment
×         Ability to work as part of a team and self motivated
×         Eye for detail and accuracy
×         Neat and tidy person
×         Confident with data and numbers
×         Willingness to learn and understand new systems
×         Versatile and willing to undertake a range of tasks including retail and office roles when required
×         Flexible and adaptable person with great organisational skills
×         High level of confidentiality and integrity
×         Excellent communication skills
×         Flexible and willing with a 'can do attitude'
×         Takes great interest and pride in their work and the success of the team
×        Competent with computers
×        Ability to work flexible hours over busy periods or while on stock runs
×        General understanding of the retail industry would be an advantage


If this opportunity excites you and you are available to work Monday to Friday (hours negotiable), please send a Cover Letter and CV to Breslin Graham, breslin@backdoor.co.nz by Friday 28 July 2017.


HAVELOCK NORTH | Opening Soon!

HAVELOCK NORTH | Part Time Retail Assistants
We are on the hunt for an enthusiastic and driven part time retail assistant to join our Havelock North team. 

You'll need:

×          Excellent customer service skills and be sales driven
×          The ability to work as part of a team
×          Friendly personality
×          Great communication skills
×          Retail experience preferred
×          Knowledge in the surf or skate industry would be an advantage


Availability:
×          Must be able to work a Monday or a Friday, at least one day in the weekend, public holidays and over the Christmas period
×          Store opening in the beginning of September

   Please fill out the general application form below and return along with your CV. 


PALMERSTON NORTH | Store Manager

We are looking for a motivated individual with exceptional retail management skills to fill the Manager role in our Palmerston North Store.

Drawing on your genuine interest in the surf, snow, skate industry, you will be responsible for helping managing the store and extending our customer network. 

To fill this challenging role, you will have a strong background in clothing or hardware retail store management with a focus on people, sales and exceptional customer service. The successful candidate will also be a positive role model, reliable and flexible, one who takes ownership of goals, who leads by example, and enjoys a hands-on role with responsibility.

The strengths we require are:
·        Experience in retail management overseeing a number of staff
·        Ability to lead, motivate, communicate and inspire your team
·        Very high standard of customer service skills
·        Sales driven and loves to exceed targets
·        Ability to work and communicate effectively with a variety of people
·        Conflict and problem resolution
·        Great at visual merchandising
·        Surf or skate hardware knowledge or a willingness to learn 

 Please email the Backdoor management application form, cover letter and CV to breslin@backdoor.co.nz

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.



WANGANUI | Opening Soon!

WANGANUI | Assistant Retail Manager
We are looking for a motivated individual with exceptional retail management skills to fill an Assistant Manager role in our Wanganui Store.

Drawing on your genuine interest in the surf, snow, skate industry, you will be responsible for helping managing the store and extending our customer network. 

To fill this challenging role, you will have a strong background in clothing or hardware retail store management with a focus on people, sales and exceptional customer service. The successful candidate will also be a positive role model, reliable and flexible, one who takes ownership of goals, who leads by example, and enjoys a hands-on role with responsibility.

The strengths we require are:
x        Previous experience in fashion or hardware retail management
x        Previous staff management experience of a number of staff
x       Ability to lead, motivate, communicate and inspire your team
x        Very high standard of customer service skills
x        Sales driven and loves to exceed targets
x        Ability to work and communicate effectively with a variety of people
x        Great merchandising skills
x        Surf or skate hardware knowledge or a keenness to learn 

We will be opening the new store at the end of September.

Please email the Backdoor management application form, cover letter and CV to breslin@backdoor.co.nz


WANGANUI | Full Time Retail Assistant

We have a full-time position at our new Wanganui Store. We are seeking vibrant and motivated person who has a passion for the surf and skate industry. 

The successful candidate will also be a positive role model, reliable and flexible, one who takes ownership of goals, who leads by example, and enjoys a hands-on role with responsibility. 

You will need:
·        Excellent customer service and sales skills
·        Experience in a supervisory position, as the position will require supervisory responsibilities
·        The ability to work well as part of a team
·        Retail Experience is required, preferably clothing retail experience
·        Knowledge in the surf/snow industry or the willingness to learn 

Availability:
·        Hours as rostered
·        Must be available a weekend day, public holidays and over the busy Christmas period

Please email the Backdoor management application form and CV to breslin@backdoor.co.nz

WANGANUI 
| Part Time Retail Assistants
We are seeking a vibrant and motivated Retail Assistant for our new Wanganui  Store. This position is for part time work starting end of September. You must be available to work a weekday, weekends and extra shifts during the Christmas/New Year period. 

You will need:
x       Excellent customer service and sales skills
x       Excellent communication skills
x       A self-starting work ethic
x       The ability to work well as part of a team
x       Passionate about what Backdoor stands for
x       Retail Experience preferred
x       Knowledge of surf/skate hardware preferred

Please fill out the general application form below and return along with your CV. 


NORTHWEST (AUCKLAND) | Part Time Retail Assistant

We are seeking a vibrant and motivated Retail Assistant for our NorthWest Store. This position is for part time work starting immediately. You must be available to work Thursday nights, weekends and extra shifts during the Christmas/New Year period. 

You will need:
x       Excellent customer service and sales skills
x       Excellent communication skills
x       A self-starting work ethic
x       The ability to work well as part of a team
x       Passionate about what Backdoor stands for
x       Retail Experience preferred
x       Knowledge of surf/skate hardware preferred


Please fill out the general application form below and return along with your CV. 


TAKAPUNA (AUCKLAND) | Part Time Retail Assistant
If you like talking to people and want to part of one of New Zealand’s largest (and best) surf store this is the job for you! We are seeking a lively and motivated person for a part-time position at our Barry's Point Road Mega Store. 

You'll need: 
×          Excellent customer service and sales skills
×          The ability to work well as part of a team
×          Friendly personality
×          Retail Experience preferred
×          Knowledge/interest in the surf/skate industry or a willingness to learn  

Availability:

×          Must be available to work Fridays, a weekend day and during the Christmas period
×          Starting immediately 

Please fill out the general application form below and return along with your CV.  




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General Employment Application
Management Application

Please indicate which store and position you're applying for. 
This can be returned with your CV to:
breslin@backdoor.co.nz, dropped in to your local store, or sent back to us here at: 
Backdoor
Att: Breslin
3
90 Wairere Drive
Te Rapa | Hamilton 3200

Due to the high number of applicants we receive, only successful applicants will be contacted. We wish you all the best!