Global leader in safe, high performance waterproofing, cleaning and conditioning for outdoor gear


Careers at Nikwax

Nikwax as an organisation

Nikwax operates within an organic team structure. The teams represent the key areas of the business and are made up of a group of people working towards achieving a set of aims. The aims have numerical targets, achievable through efficient day to day operation and the completion of longer term projects. The organisation divides up into four administrative areas co-ordinated by Commercial Management; each section is in turn divided up into teams. We have a flat rather than a hierarchical structure.

Nikwax provides a challenging environment for staff with opportunities spanning manufacturing, design, engineering, sales, marketing, service and support. Our business is growing and we constantly seek motivated individuals to join our successful teams.

Current vacancies

If you would like to work at Nikwax, keep a look out for the latest career opportunities below.

Export Sales Coordinator

Nikwax, a leading international manufacturer of waterproofing products for clothing, footwear and outdoor equipment, requires a Sales co-ordinator to join its Export Sales Team.

The role is mostly office based, with overseas travel necessary from time to time.

Responsibilities include:

  • Maintain contact and records with existing customers
  • Grow and develop key accounts and new business
  • Attend trade shows
  • Handle customer correspondence
  • Analyse and compile sales reports

Previous sales or account management skills beneficial, well organised, excellent communication skills, ability to prioritise. An active interest in outdoor pursuits would be an advantage.

The candidate will be able to work under pressure, be flexible in responding to change and also able use their initiative to come up with ideas and how to implement them.

Fluent in English and French is a must and if possible knowledge of any of the following languages: Korean, Mandarin, Russian, Spanish or Portuguese.

In exchange we offer a competitive salary and benefits, and the opportunity to work within an expanding and dynamic company.

If you would like to apply for this position please send your Cover Letter & CV by no later than 25 August 2014 to: Recruitment, Nikwax Ltd, Unit F Durgates Industrial Estate, Wadhurst, East Sussex TN5 6DF Or e-mail: