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Free, tracked UK delivery on orders over £10

We offer free, tracked UK delivery on orders over £10, with delivery starting from £1.99 for orders below this value. We also have a selection of premium shipping options available including timed slots, Saturday delivery and Collect+

All of our bicycles are fully built by our experienced and certified mechanics prior to delivery; all you will need to do is turn the handlebars and fit some pedals.

Bicycles are shipped from a different warehouse to other items and so may arrive in advance of any other items you have ordered.

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90-Day UK Returns for all items

We want you to be 100% satisfied with your shopping experience at Rutland Cycling, so we offer a 90-day exchange or refund on any unused item (within the UK).

We've chosen to offer products at the very lowest prices, rather than provide a free returns service. If you do need to return an item, we provide printable postage labels and collection services at a small cost for all items - including bicycles.

See our full Returns policy.

30 Day Test Ride

All the convenience of buying online, without the risk
When you buy a new bike at full RRP from rutlandcycling.com, you can now benefit from the added reassurance of our Rutland 30-day test ride. Once your new bike arrives, you can ride it as your own for 30 days, and we're confident you'll love it! However, if it's not right for you, we'll exchange it for another model. (There's a nominal charge of £10 for us to collect your bike - just make sure you keep the box your bike arrived in.)

On which bikes is the 30-day test ride available?
The Rutland 30-day test ride is available on all full price, non-discounted bikes available for home delivery on rutlandcycling.com. It is not available on discounted or special offer bikes, click and collect bikes, bikes bought on finance, bikes bought through Cyclescheme, or bikes bought in store. This offer is only available on bikes delivered to mainland UK addresses.

How many times can I use the 30-day test ride?
We will allow up to two exchanges within this scheme.

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Finance your purchase

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At Rutland Cycling, we offer Finance on orders over £389, with 0% finance up to 24 months available on selected bikes, including some sale bikes. Visit the product page to see which finance products are available.

You can apply for Finance online or in store. To apply online, add your selected items to your basket, then checkout as normal. Select Finance as your payment method, fill in the application form, then complete your order.

See our Finance page for more information.

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Careers at Rutland Cycling

   Words by Aaron Scott

   on 01/12/2015 13:59:00

Careers at Rutland Cycling

Rutland Cycling is one of the UK's leading independent cycle retailers. We're much more than your average bike shop, and our people play a key role in making our company stand out from the crowd. We are incredibly proud of our team, who deliver excellent service to our customers every day of the week.

We currently operate ten stores in the heart of England: two at Rutland Water (Whitwell and Giant-Rutland at Normanton), one at Grafham Water, one at Fineshade Wood, one at Peterborough, and five new stores in Cambridge. We also operate a thriving e-commerce business. Our head office, warehouse, and distribution centre are based in Manton, Rutland.

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If you feel you have the skills and attitude to further improve our award-winning team, please send us your CV:

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Recruitment Open Days

Normanton Giant Store, Rutland Water: Sunday 7th May 9:00am - 5:00pm

Free Refreshments Provided

Join us at our Normanton Giant Store on either the Tuesday 2nd May or Sunday 7th May and discover the wide range of exciting opportunities we have on offer across our 10 stores, including:

  • Apprentice & Experienced Bike Mechanics
  • Sales Advisors
  • Summer Seasonal Staff

Cambridge Station Store, Cambridge: Thursday 11th May 9:00am - 7:00pm

Free Refreshments Provided

Our Cambridge open day is the perfect time to talk to us about our exciting oppirtunities we have on offer in one of our five stores in and around the Cambridge area, including:

  • Store managerial positions
  • Apprentice & experienced Bike Mechanics
  • Sales Advisors
  • Summer seasonal staff

We're also recruiting for store managerial positions, and a wide range of key head office based positions found below.

If you can't make it on these days, please send an up to date CV to hr@rutlandcycling.com or call our team on 01572 737 624, Ext 36.

Current Vacancies

Merchandiser (Clothing & Outdoor)

Competitive salary

Working alongside colleagues in our fast paced Commercial team and reporting into the Category Manager, the role has responsibility for all clothing and outdoor merchandising online, providing commercial input to shape the future development of these categories, and conducting various routine tasks to support the wider business KPIs of exceeding our sales and margin targets, while still achieving our stock targets.

You will need to be enthusiastic and positive, commercially engaged, have strong IT skills and a great attention to detail with an aptitude to being analytical, have a challenging approach to continually seek out improvements. Experience of the bike industry, together with a good knowledge of, and interest in, bikes and cycling gear, are a distinct advantage.

To apply, please send a CV and supporting statement to hr@rutlandcycling.com. Interviews are scheduled to take place in the afternoon of 9th & 10th May.


Bike Mechanic, Giant Store at Rutland Water

Salary up to £18,500 pa

Key to achieving our goal of becoming Britain’s best cycling destination, inspiring more people to own and ride a bike is the after sales support delivered to our customers by qualified mechanics on our full range of bikes from entry level to high end specifications.

Ideally Cytech qualified (if not, we will provide the necessary training), your mechanical knowledge will be matched by your ability to be a flexible team player who is able to deliver a first class technical service to our customers through high standards and the efficient turnaround of maintenance and repairs work. You will also be called upon to sell parts and accessories at the workshop counter utilising your sales skills.

Based at our modern, well equipped Giant concept store at Normanton on the shore line of Rutland water, you will be able to enjoy the many benefits of working for a forward looking Company.

To apply, please send a CV and supporting statement to hr@rutlandcycling.com from whom a copy of the job description and person specification are available.


Category Managers x2, Manton Head Office, Rutland

Competitive Salary + Bonus + Relocation Assistance

We are now looking to recruit to two new senior roles in our expanding Head Office commercial team, for those with buying experience in the bike industry, a determination to be the best, and a passion for cycling. At the heart of a company enjoying rapid growth across all channels, you will take ownership of E-bike or Accessory performance, online and in store. Ideally with a sound track record in category management gained in the bike industry, you will be first in class when it comes to building strong relations with suppliers, as well as other key players across the business. With line-management responsibilities, and the mandate to play a formative role in the culture of a progressive team, you will relish taking on a key position in an expanding organisation.

If you think you have what it takes to fulfil these challenging roles and would like to forge a career in a Company that is committed to its growth plans, beyond our 10 retail stores in the Midlands and strong online presence, we would very much like to hear from you.

Just send us your CV, with a supporting statement, to hr@rutlandcycling.com from whom a recruitment pack is available.


Sales Advisor, Peterborough Store, and Cambridge Stores

(Competitive salary + relocation assistance)

Based at one of the above locations, and involved in sales of all cycling related products, you will need to be a strong team player, with a real commitment to providing the best customer service. Possessing excellent communication skills and a passion for cycling, you will have a sound track record having already established yourself in a front line sales role, ideally within the leisure industry.

Possessing excellent communication skills and a passion for cycling, you will have a sound track record having already established yourself in a front line sales role, ideally within the leisure industry.

Key Skills

  • Sound Sale Skills
  • Excellent Customer Service Skills
  • Numerate and Literate
  • Effective Communication Skills
  • IT Skills to Operate Store's Systems

Qualities

  • Effective Team Worker
  • Motivated, Enthusiastic, and Outgoing
  • Able to Remain Calm Under Pressure
  • Flexible Working Approach
  • Cycling Experience and Interest

This role involves working weekends, bank holidays and school holidays during peak trading periods and provides the ideal opportunity to build your career with an expanding Company, where delivering excellent service and quality cycling products with passion have been the cornerstones of our success so far.

Interested in applying? If so, please send your CV, together with a supporting statement, to hr@rutlandcycling.com (tel:01572 737624 ext.36).


Deputy Manager, Histon Store, and Giant Cambridge Store

Competitive salary + relocation assistance

In this key role you will be assisting the Store Manager to effectively manage and maintain a profitable and sales driven store. Working closely with all team members, you will be responsible for delivering excellent customer care both in the workshop and on the sales floor.

To fulfil this role, you will have a strong sales background, ideally gained within the cycle industry, including management of a team of staff, with the ability to deliver on store KPI’s, as well as the achievement of budgeted sales and profit targets. Excellent interpersonal skills and a high level of self motivation are essential requirements.

The role provides the ideal stepping stone for those seeking to further their career in an expanding Company that has been voted Bike Biz ‘Best Independent Retailer’ in 2013, 2011 and 2010, as well as Family Business Award winner for Retail Excellence in 2015.

To apply, please send a CV and supporting statement to our HR team at hr@rutlandcycling.com (01572 737624 ext.36), from whom a recruitment pack can be obtained.


Bike Mechanic, Available Stores: Whitwell, Peterborough, and Cambridge (Competitive Salary)

Key to achieving our goal of becoming Britain’s best cycling destination, inspiring more people to own and ride a bike, is the after sales support delivered to our customers by qualified technicians on our full range of bikes from entry level to high end specifications.

Ideally Cytech qualified (if not, we will provide the necessary training), your technical knowledge will be matched by your ability to be a flexible team player who is able to deliver a first class technical service to our customers through high standards and the efficient turnaround of maintenance and repairs work. You will also be called upon to sell parts and accessories at the workshop counter utilising your sales skills.


Part-time Seasonal Stores Staff Required

(Flexible hours to meet business requirements including weekends, bank holidays & school holidays)

Located on the shores of Rutland and Grafham Waters with breath taking views, as well as the forestry setting of Fineshade woods, and more recently Ferry Meadows in Peterborough, our modern and well equipped stores offer cyclists of all standards a first class service. We pride ourselves on being a retail and leisure destination, delivering excellent service, quality products and a genuine passion for cycling.

Delivering a first class bike hire, sales and maintenance service to our customers, we are now looking to recruit key team members across all in-store functions. Duties will vary depending on the specific role but will include greeting customers and dealing with enquiries, providing an exceptional customer experience. Full training will be given.

Key Skills

  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Effective communication skills
  • Numerate
  • Literate

Qualities

  • Effective team worker
  • Motivated, enthusiastic & outgoing
  • Able to remain calm under pressure
  • Flexible/adaptable approach
  • Cycling experience & interest

To apply please send your CV and covering letter to hr@rutlandcycling.com. Further information is available from our HR team on 01572 737624 Ext 36.

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