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“We Operate with Passion, Expertise, Pride, Commitment and a ‘Can Do’ Attitude.”

In September 2015 Tropical Marine Centre was formally awarded the Investors in People award, the first UK aquatics wholesaler to achieve this standard.  

We are very proud to achieve this nationally recognised standard and have a culture where Pride, Passion, Expertise, Commitment and a ‘Can Do’ attitude from our people to our customers and to our business, comes first. 

If you share our values we could be the company for you!  We actively recruit colleagues who believe in, and can demonstrate, our key values.  We expect every person within Tropical Marine Centre to be able to demonstrate these values and foster an environment where we all work together for the greater success of our business. 

Does this resonate with you? If so, there are many different opportunities at TMC, with offices in Bristol, Manchester, London and Lisbon, Portugal.

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SALES & CUSTOMER SUPPORT CHORLEYWOOD CWD/BISY July 16 2021 September 30 2021 Open/Close
Job description

An exciting opportunity has arisen at our head office in Hertfordshire for an individual that can lend their sales and customer support skills to our Biosystems team.

As a result of the development of our LED lighting and control systems we are expanding our product offerings into the Agricultural sector. Ideally the candidate will have experience of a sales environment and enjoys interacting with customers.  We are offering full training in our products and someone with a farming background or an interest in the UK arable farming, pig and poultry sector would have a definite advantage in this role.  

We are looking for a confident and enthusiastic individual, who encompasses our core values:

With passion, expertise, pride, commitment and a "can do" attitude.

This is an excellent opportunity for the right person, where you can develop, receive training, and grow your career within this business. We are open to people from a variety of sales backgrounds.

We are looking for an immediate start.


Duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Sales
  • drive proactive sales in Agricultural-sector
  • undertake initiatives that drive sales
  • Customer Support
  • support the team with customer queries, quotations and order follow up
  • provide customer service & product support
  • Marketing Support
  • be involved in direct marketing content creation including MailChimp, LinkedIn, blogs & editorials on our website.


  • Confident with a “can do” attitude and a drive to achieve sales
  • Ability to build trusting customer relationships
  • Good verbal and written communications skills
  • Solution finder
  • Team player
  • ‘hands on’ work ethic

This is a site-based sales position, at our head office in Chorleywood, some travel to customer sites and trade shows will be required.

Hours of Work: 8am-5pm Monday to Friday - this opportunity starts as a 12-month contract with  view to a permanent contract.

FISH-HOUSE ASSISTANT MANCHESTER FHA/MAN July 30 2021 September 17 2021 Open/Close
Job description

Calling all Fish Keepers: MANCHESTER AREA

We are looking to recruit a responsible FISH-HOUSE ASSISTANT to work at our Manchester site in Wythenshawe. You should have a keen interest in aquatics, preferably marine, display good customer focus and team working ability, there is a requirement to support livestock sales.

Fish House Assistants are critical to the daily operations of our Livestock business. You would be working as part of a very busy team in our modern fish holding facilities. General duties include assisting with the tank maintenance, feeding, handling livestock and dealing with customers in the Fish-House.

Contracted working hours are Monday to Friday (45 hours per week / shift rota), due to the nature of dealing with Livestock, business flexibility in hours is essential and evening and weekend work is required.

The successful candidate should have an interest in aquatics or animal care, and be enthusiastic, hard-working, and eager to learn all aspects of fish husbandry. Full training is provided.

Desirable Competencies

· Strong Customer Service skills

· Team player

· Strong communication skills

· Hands on approach

· Attention to Detail

· Flexibility and enthusiasm essential

· Aquatic experience (advantageous, but not essential)

Starting date: a.s.a.p Salary starting at NMW and according to experience.  A 12 month contract is offered with view to a permanent contarct being offered thereafter.