• Retail Shop Assistant


Townsends is one of the retail arms of Ison Distribution Ltd. Within the Ison companies there are around 30 staff, most of whom are cycling enthusiasts, covering a wide range of roles.

As we grow and look for new market opportunities we are always looking for highly qualified, whether through academia or experience, people capable of contributing to our future success. Flexibility and creativity are always important to us and the ability to work with others in a team environment is essential.

Salaries and company benefits are competitive and we work in pleasant and friendly environments.

You will find Ison an exciting place to work.

Retail Shop Assistant

An exciting opportunity to join an established Cambridge bicycle business.

Townsends has been a name associated with cycling in Cambridge for more than 100 years. Our shop, The Light Blue Cycle Centre, is one of the more established cycle shops in Cambridge selling a range of premium bicycle and cycle accessories.

We are seeking an enthusiastic Sales Assistant to work within this important cycling business, full time. (Part time applications may also be considered).

Applicants ideally should have:

  • A good understanding of bicycles, parts and accessories to a level to be able to converse knowledgably and confidently with customers and suppliers.
  • An enthusiasm and passion for working with others to help build the business.

A full Job Description is available.

This is an ideal opportunity for the right candidate to join a business that operates a friendly, supportive environment.

Please apply in writing with a full CV to:

Townsends Light Blue Cycle Centre
72 Chesterton Road

Or Email: natalie.goodrich@picassohr.com

Any vacancies are listed above but if you cannot find a vacancy that suits your skills and qualifications but would like to be considered for a position when it arises, we are happy to receive speculative CVs from individuals. Sorry, but no speculative CVs from agencies. Please e-mail your CV and covering letter to manager@lightblue.co.uk