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Vacancies 2022

Working at our purpose built offices within North Kilworth Marina, we are looking for a Sales Administrator to complement the team.

Current status: Updated 13th May 2022 - Accepting applications

Sales Administrator

Permanent position

The successful applicant will be a dynamic, self-motivated, organised, enthusiastic and friendly individual capable of taking on the daily challenge of working within a brokerage. A knowledge of canal boats and boating would be helpful.

The role will involve full time working in a busy demanding open plan office environment, assisting with general office duties including computer based data entry, email management, filing, telephone enquiries and dealing with visitors in person.

Excellent organisation and use of a variety of computer software systems is important.

The Role:

  • Processing information on customer database and cloud-based systems.
  • Dealing with confidential information.
  • Communicating with customers by telephone, email and face-to-face.
  • General filing (paper and digital), printing and managing office supplies.
  • Scheduling and undertaking boat viewings, and assisting with boat presentation.
  • Help and support the other staff in the office.
  • Office based.

Skills Required:

  • Must have good organisational and presentation skills.
  • To be proactive and motivated with the ability to prioritise.
  • Being able to work under pressure.
  • Ability to multi-task is a must.
  • Must have meticulous attention to detail.
  • Must be responsible and reliable.
  • Good customer service is paramount.
  • Good at building positive relationships and working within a small team.
  • An interest in canal boating is preferable.


  • Must be competent in the use of computers. MAC experience preferable.
  • Full training will be given on our CRM software systems.
  • You must possess strong IT/numeracy/literacy skills.

We have a great team who work closely with each other.

This is an opportunity for an enthusiastic person looking for a working environment with a difference!


  • Administrative experience: 2 years (required).
  • Customer service: 2 years (required).

Job type: Full time, Permanent - following probationary period.

Salary: Will depend on level of relevant experience.

  • Monday to Friday 9.30am – 5.00pm. Bank Holidays and some weekends.
  • Free parking on site.
  • Company pension.

Beneficial Experience

We'd like to know if you would be suited to this position within ABNB and of course whether the job would suit you. To that end we'd appreciate knowing any relevant experience, including those in certain areas detailed below, you have gathered in your employment plus levels of responsibility acquired professionally and socially. You may not have all the attributes we are looking for but don't consider this a disadvantage as training will be given where necessary.

Administrative experience is a must and working within a small team. Have you worked in an open-plan office? What size team have you previously worked in? Have you worked for an organisation that operates 7 days a week?

Knowledge of boating is helpful for any applicant and we'd like to know the extent of your boat experience, e.g. holidays on the canals, or hiring a day boat?

Computer skills are essential, along with experience of an Apple Mac (preferably). What are your IT skills? What range of programmes and applications have you used? Do you use computers at work, and if so in what way? Are you familiar with the Internet & social networking sites?

Dealing with the public is an every day duty, both on the telephone, by email and in person. What experience have you had in working with the public? You will need to communicate confidently and effectively with everyone of all backgrounds, both orally and in writing.

• You will be asked to keep detailed records and be able to operate effectively under pressure whilst dealing with frequent interruptions. Can you demonstrate that you have the ability to keep accurate records under pressure?
• Excellent organisational skills are essential with the ability to prioritise and manage a varied workload efficiently and keep to specified deadlines. Can you demonstrate that you have the ability to organise & prioritise?
• Be able to work as part of a team and be willing to help other team members in times of pressure. In a 7 days a week business we need to seamlessly pass the baton between team members, so that our customers receive a "joined-up" service - this requires excellent communication skills.
• Have the ability to maintain confidentiality for sensitive information or situations. Have you experience in handling confidential information?

Think you'd fit-in? Read about the current ABNB team

What we'd like you to do

To apply for the above position please email your CV to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Tell us about yourself, including relevant experience, and why you would like to work for ABNB.

Please do not apply by post, telephone the ABNB office or use any other email address.

We look forward to hearing from you.

After application

If suitable, you will be asked to complete a simple questionnaire, which will be taken into consideration in the selection process. Following this, suitable applicants will be then called for an interview.

Finally, we like to think of ourselves as a friendly, energetic & self-motivated bunch, and if you think this position would suit we'd like to hear from you.

Business Hours

7 days a week:

10.00am to 4.00pm


Our Offices

  • ABNB Ltd

    North Kilworth Marina, Station Road, North Kilworth LE17 6HY