Careers At Surtees

Open Positions

Sales & Marketing Assistant

Team: Sales & Marketing
Location: Mount Maunganui, New Zealand

Well known, high quality boat manufacturers Surtees Boats are growing and looking for a star sales and marketing assistant to join their team based in Mount Maunganui.

The ideal candidate will be passionate about boating and fishing, have a great attitude towards customers and bring that passion across. A can-do attitude is important and someone who is keen to get hands-on is a must. 

Key tasks include:

  • Help with sales- quoting, updating CRM, Sea trials
  • Washing boats and maintaining the yard
  • Create social media posts
  • Help with forecasting stock for sales
  • Help out with trips and travel for delivering boats
  • Managing the sales yard on Saturdays
  • Take over accessories sales at the Tauranga yard
  • Come up with fresh ideas
  • Keep an eye on the competition
  • Help with Dealer Support Material
  • Boat Show and Fishing Competition presence
  • Help and Support with all other day to day tasks and running of Tauranga shop

About you:

  • 1-2 years sales and marketing experience in a support or assistant role
  • Basic Artwork and Design skills in inDesign and photoshop to help creating collateral and social media posts
  • Social Media knowledge to help manage social accounts and manage website
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and build relationships with key internal and external stakeholders.
  • Full, clean drivers license

What we offer:

  • A competitive salary package plus commission
  • A staff boat (610 Game Fisher) for private use
  • Paid Day Skipper course, if you don't have one already
  • Hours/ days to be discussed with the right candidate


If you think this is the job for you, email with your CV and cover letter and we'll be in touch.