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Instrument Sales Specialist Required

by Administrator 11. January 2013 14:23

Due to continuing growth, John Packer Ltd are looking for a sales person to assist in their busy retail premises in Taunton. This varied role involves supporting the departmental managers in all areas of retail sales.

The successful applicant will play woodwind or brass instruments to a high standard and will ideally have been qualified at a specialist music college.  We are looking for someone who is intelligent, articulate, diligent and with good communication skills. This is a busy role and would suit a physically active person. Some sales experience would be an advantage, but is not essential as full training will be given

We are a successful and friendly company and the role offers good prospects to the right person.

The job entails a 5 day week (with a Saturday rota) and the remuneration package is generous and related to potential/experience.

Please send CV in the first instance to Jon Parkinson (Sales Director) – The closing date for applications is January 31st 2013.


Fancy Working at John Packer Ltd?

by Administrator 17. May 2012 14:52

ARE you a brass player? Do you need a job?

We're currently looking for someone to work on Saturdays in our busy shop in Taunton.

We need an experienced brass player capable of playing to a good standard and who is articulate and accurate, you may be just the person we are looking for.

We need someone to deal with customers in the shop and on the 'phone, check stock and perform basic administrative and tidying duties. This position commences on July 7th, 2012.

Please apply in writing giving relevant experience and reasons why you might be appropriate for the job.

Write to:

Steve Herbert, Brass Department Manager
John Packer Ltd
141 Staplegrove Road

Win a Set of Denis Wick Mutes!

by Administrator 8. May 2012 12:25

John Packer Ltd and Denis Wick have teamed up in a fantastic competition to give away £250 worth of mutes. This unique competition is really easy to enter - just click here!

To enter simply fill in your name, email and instrument. The winner willl eceive a set of Denis Wick mutes of thier choice up to a recommended retail value of £250. Any mutes can be choisen from the Denis Wick range for any instrument or instruments. Details of which can be found here.

The prize includes carriage to mainlad UK only. The prize has no nomincal value and cannot be exchanged for cash. The winner is picked at random and will be notified by email. So what are you waiting for? Enter NOW!!!