WINSTON CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Our mission at the R.L Winston Rod Company is to be the leader among all fly rod companies in Quality, Performance, and Customer Service. Each Winston rod represents excellent value, providing customers with more than they expect, at every touch point.

Located in Twin Bridges, the heart of Montana’s best fly fishing waters, we are here not to just sell fly rods, but to inspire the love of fly fishing as well.

The single greatest asset at Winston is the integrity and commitment of our employees. We believe that excellence comes through teamwork, loyalty, and the confidence that we are limited only by the boundaries of our imagination and desire. When you join the Winston team, you can take pride in building the finest fly fishing rods in the world. Our best work is yet to come.

R.L.WINSTON ROD COMPANY BENEFITS

  • Competitive wages
  • Health Insurance Program
  • 401k Program
  • 10 paid Holidays plus 10 Vacation days per year after probationary period
  • Significant discounts on Winston fly rods and Bauer fly reels
  • Opportunity to learn how to fly fish
  • Clean, comfortable and fun working environment
  • Fun events throughout the year

CUSTOMER SERVICE

R.L. Winston Rod Company and Bauer Fly Reels is in search of an ambitious individual to be a customer service representative. Customer service is a vital role that represents the entire company, and it is critical to always maintain a positive, professional attitude.

Applicants should have a basic knowledge and understanding of fly fishing, strong verbal and written communication skills, ability to multitask, and a general understanding of Microsoft Office.

Responsibilities

  • General office workday of 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Provide exceptional service to our dealer network and the public
  • Answer customer service emails
  • First to answer phones
  • Transfer phone calls to the appropriate department
  • Order entry
  • Communicate customer feedback

Requirements

  • Basic knowledge and understanding of fly fishing
  • Become well-versed in Winston Rods and Bauer Fly Reel’s product line
  • Goal and team oriented, diligence, and positive attitude
  • Ability to multitask and solve problems
  • General Microsoft Office skills
  • Superb verbal and written communication skills
  • Work is on-site in Twin Bridges, MT

R.L. Winston Rod Company Benefits

  • Competitive wages
  • Health Insurance Program
  • 401k program
  • 10 paid holidays per year plus 10 vacation days per year after probationary period
  • Significant discounts on Winston fly rods, fly lines, accessories, and Bauer fly reels
  • Incredible fly fishing opportunities in the area
  • Clean, comfortable, and fun working environment
  • Fun events throughout the year

Please send a resume and cover letter to info@winstonrods.com


ACCOUNTING MANAGER

Job Duties: In this role, you will be responsible for maintaining complete and accurate financial records for the company. This person will serve as a consultant for managers within the organization, advising on current budget information and helping evaluate the financial impact of business decisions.

Outcomes of this role include:

  • Accurate and Complete Financial Records
  • Assists in planning and forecasting
  • Identify and address financial risks and opportunities for the company
  • Review financial reports for ways to reduce costs
  • Continually review and improve processes leading to more efficient workflow
  • Appropriate Internal Controls are designed and maintained to protect assets
  • Successful financial statement and compliance audits
  • Process payroll in an accurate and timely manner
  • Ensure timely processing of all year-end documents

Successful candidates should possess:

  • Minimum 5+ years of Accounting Management with proven success
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting (Master’s degree preferred)
  • GAAP Proficient
  • Strong understanding of/experience with ERP systems
  • Familiarity with local, state, and federal employment laws
  • Ability to work under pressure, plan personal workload effectively, and delegate
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to handle sensitive information and maintain confidentiality
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Team building skills
  • Process-driven attitude

To apply for this position, please email your resume to info@winstonrods.com or if you would prefer to fill out an application you can download our Winston Job Application Form.


ROD PRODUCTION

We are always excited to find qualified employees to join the rod production team at our facility in Twin Bridges. These are full time positions, Monday through Friday, and entail working in the departments / processes involved in fly rod production.

Job Expectations:

  • Maintain Winston’s high quality standards
  • Meet or exceed production goals
  • A team player and self-starter
  • Comprehensive job and product knowledge after initial on-the-job training
  • Ability to work independently, take initiative and suggest process improvements when appropriate

The successful candidate should be detail orientated, a quick learner and excited to become a Winston craftsman.

To apply for this position, please email your resume to info@winstonrods.com or if you would prefer to fill out an application you can download our Winston Job Application Form.


OTHER CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

If you are interested in other job opportunities at Winston, you are welcome to submit a resume and cover letter by email to info@winstonrods.com