Stuart Canvas Jobs

Sales Executive – Transport & Industrial Covers

Stuart Canvas/Bennett Covers

Location – St Helens & Warrington

The Company

A market leading company that designs, manufactures and supplies high quality haulage side curtains, roll on roll off covers, straps, sheeting, tarpaulins and drives innovation through continuous new product development.

With a strong emphasis on customer service and sustaining supplier relationships, they have established distribution channels with independent and national haulage companies across the UK.

The organisation provides the structure and support to ensure those with the desired potential and ambition can achieve long-term career progression.

The Role

A Transport Cover Sales Exec is required to manage existing accounts and develop new business within the independent retail channel across the North of England & Midlands

You will develop customer relationships with new and existing customers, typically large haulage companies, there will be a customer base to develop and exploit

The role would benefit a self-motivated individual seeking their first role in field sales, as a comprehensive induction and ongoing training programme is provided. Applications are encouraged from those working in haulage sales or working with the haulage industry.

This is a field based role and therefore should live in the Northwest of England.

Key Objective

Achieve territory revenue growth through effective sales and marketing initiatives. Increase range penetration within the existing account portfolio, and secure new product listings within new accounts.


  • Manage and develop an existing account portfolio through long-term relationship
  • Effective account planning, diary and journey management
  • Proactively identify prospect customers and secure new business
  • Maximise product sell-in to increase listings
  • Develop company presence through attending trade shows and marketing events
  • Promote new seasonal ranges
  • Achieve high levels of customer service and satisfaction
  • Maintain awareness of competitor activity
  • Price negotiations.
  • Achieve agreed KPI’s and sales targets
  • Work to a consistently high standard

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Self-starter, able to work on own initiative
  • Have worked in the Haulage / transport industry in a sales capacity and have an understanding of the industry and trucks in general
  • Proven relationship builder
  • Confident in your ability to win new business
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, both verbal and written
  • Results oriented to achieve sales and activity target
  • Able to create productive internal and external stakeholder relationships
  • Knowledge of IT software packages, including Word and Excel.
  • Must have a clean driving license

Strictly no recruitment agencies.

Please send a CV and Cover Letter to

Marketing Assistant

Job Role: Marketing Assistant

Location: (Office based) Unit 6 Hardwick Grange, Woolston, Warrington WA1 4RF

Contract: Permanent

Established for over 40 years, Stuart Canvas Ltd is the UK’s leading manufacturer of industrial, haulage and sports covers.

Your focus will be on supporting the marketing and business development functions of the business.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Work closely with the Marketing team in the development of the marketing function of the business.
  • Creating both digital and printed advertisements and PR activities to raise the profile of the business in its various sectors.
  • Designing and developing brochures, leaflets and event promotional items.
  • Maintaining and updating content on the company’s website.
  • Developing social media content.
  • Proof-reading.
  • Identify new opportunities for new and alternative methods of communication with our customers.
  • Building the Stuart Canvas brand.

We are looking for someone who has:

  • A minimum of 1 – 2 years’ experience in a similar role.
  • Experience / Knowledge of the Marketing Mix
  • Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop & Illustrator (or equivalent design software).
  • A keen attention to detail.
  • Copywriting skills.
  • Knowledge of social media, including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work well alone and as part of a team.
  • An understanding of WordPress would be advantageous but not essential.

We are looking for someone who is:

  • Creative
  • Has a keen drive to succeed and learn.
  • Self-motivated
  • Able to meet deadlines.
  • Business minded.

Please send a full CV and covering letter detailing current remuneration to:

*Strictly no recruitment agencies.*

Industrial Machinist

Job Title:   Industrial Machinist

Accountable To:   The Operations Manager

Stuart Canvas Products,
Unit 6 Hardwick Grange,

Job Summary:
To sew various types of Cloth mainly, PVC, Canvas & Netting using an Industrial sewing machine. Ideally be familiar with single and double stitch machines.  An exciting permanent position has arisen for an Industrial Sewing Machinist to join a growing and highly successful established company and become part of our busy production team.


  • Must have at least 1 year Industrial Sewing experience within the last 5 years
  • Knowledge of industrial cloths preferred such as Canvass & PVC or have a background in leather or heavy cloth.
  • Able to work off simple drawings
  • Able to work on their own initiative
  • Able to work alone or part of a team
  • Good communication skills

Please send a full CV and covering letter detailing current remuneration to:

*No Agencies*