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Despatch Bay is an innovative web application for online retailers – built, sold and supported right here in the UK by our awesome team here at The SaleGroup. We have some exciting opportunities available for the right candidates, take a look.

Current Opportunities

If you'd like the opportunity to be part of our expanding and dynamic team then we'd love to hear from you. Drop us an email accompanied by a covering letter to jobs@despatchbay.com with the job title as the subject line.

About TheSaleGroup

We are a self-funded, profitable, and we're growing fast. We've got big plans, and we're looking for more people to help us achieve our goals.

Despatch Bay is our flagship product.

Our Locations

Retford

Sales, Support, Finance

Lincoln

Creative, Development, Test & Operations

Sales Account Executive — Retford

Due to the continued growth of this company’s web based enterprise an exciting opportunity has arisen for additional highly motivated Sales Account Executive with bags of energy and enthusiasm to join their already established team selling the market leading Despatch Bay.

Based in a lively office environment in Retford, your role will be to generate leads and develop them into sales after full training on the system and the sales process.

Sales experience is desirable but not essential as full training will be given. A superior telephone manner is a must along with a positive professional attitude and the ability to communicate at all levels.

You need to be driven, ambitious and possess a strong work ethic with the determination to succeed as you will be working within a team in a structured and targeted environment. As they are a web-based business, excellent PC skills and knowledge of the internet and it's uses are vital, along with a good command of English.

Full ongoing training and support will be given to the successful candidate.

Working hours: Monday- Friday 8.30am-5.30pm, 28 days annual holiday (inc. bank holidays) increasing with length of service.

Salary: £16500 OTE

Additional Information: Working hours: Monday- Friday 8.30am-5.30pm, 28 days annual holiday (inc. bank holidays) increasing with length of service.

Software Developer — Lincoln

About Company

The SaleGroup Ltd is a private company trading as Despatch Bay and has a number of associated trading companies in the same ownership.

Despatch Bay is the smartest way to work with couriers! Designed to save online businesses time, effort and money. Working seamlessly with ecommerce platforms including: eBay, Amazon, Shopify, Magento & Etsy, it makes fulfilling new orders, arranging shipping and organising returns much easier.

Benefits:

  • Competitive basic salary
  • Up to 22 days annual leave
  • Your birthday off
  • A pension scheme
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Perkbox membership
  • And much more!

You will:

  • Have a 37.5 hour working week
  • Work closely with other developers and the solutions architect
  • Be prepared to get involved with the code peer review process
  • Be based in Lincoln

You will have:

  • LAMP based stack experience
  • Solid understanding of OOP
  • Excellent knowledge of PHP (5 and 7)
  • An understanding of MySQL, Git, Docker, Redis and AWS
  • An understanding of API development, including third party integration
  • An understanding of MVC frameworks such as Zend / Symfony / Laravel
  • Knowledge of other languages (Python, JS)
  • Possess drive, motivation and a positive attitude
  • Naturally excellent communication skills to all people at all levels
  • Eligibility to work in UK

Job Type: Full-time
Competitive salary depending on experience.