A new career on the Horizon

As the leading designer and manufacturer of RC hobby products we realise that finding the right people is a difficult and time consuming process. Horizon Hobby are always on the lookout for talented and motivated individuals to work at our UK facilities. If you feel you have what it takes please send in your CV with a covering letter and we will add you to our talent pool. If we have something that may be suitable we will get in touch.

We look forward to hearing from you and if we have something that may be suitable we will get in touch. An exciting career in the hobby industry might be just over the horizon.

Who are we?

Horizon Hobby is an international company made up of over 700 people who are all passionate about one thing: helping people have fun with hobbies.

We are commited to providing the best product and service in the buisness.

Our Philosophy

Our Philosophy

We really do believe that our people are our best asset and that our policy of expanding our business by hard work and honest dealings will benefit the company as a whole.

Mission Statement

Mission Statement

Horizon aspires to be a high performance, people oriented marketer and distributor of good quality hobby products. Our aim is to always treat each other, each customer and each supplier with consideration, honesty and respect. We believe our customers are our highest priority and strive to meet their needs.

Where we are based in the world

Our Corporate headquarters, along with the main distribution facility and product service center, are located in Champaign, Illinois. Additional distribution centers are located in Ontario, California; Harlow, England (Horizon Hobby UK Ltd.); Elmshorn, Germany (Horizon Hobby Deutschland GmbH); and Shanghai, China (Horizon Hobby China). California is also home to our Surface Development Team (TLR, Losi, ElectrixRC and ProBoat) as well as our Athearn model train Development Team. Through these facilities and committed partnerships with other manufacturers, suppliers and retailers, we are able to deliver outstanding products and service to hobby consumers all over the world.

UK Building

UK
Horizon Hobby UK has been based in Harlow, Essex, England since 2004 and it is from this facility that all of the UK operations including sales and marketing, accounts, service and media departments are carried out.

France

France Horizon Hobby SAS was established in 2010 to lead our marketing, sales and service to model shops in France. We are located 30 miles south of Paris downtown.

Germany

GermanyHorizon Hobby GmbH came into the company fold in 2008 and is headquartered in Elmshorn, Germany. Operated and managed by a German team dedicated to RC hobbies, this facility continues to make a smooth and successful transition into an exciting new market.

USA

USAHorizon Hobby's home office is located in Champaign, Illinois, and features one of the industry's most modern distribution facilities. Maintained in state-of-the-art condition, this facility strives to ensure fast and accurate delivery of every customer order. Horizon Central is also home to a renowned Service Center that provides quick turnaround of warranty service, along with repairs of any proprietary product.

China

ChinaHorizon Hobby China was established in 2011 as a retail sales office and web business based in Shanghai. We have a sales office with an experiential center, and can provide after-sales service from our Shanghai office as well. Our mission is to "Help the Chinese consumers discover they can have fun with hobbies." We will serve consumers directly in the emerging Chinese market.

Love for the Hobbies

To many of our employees working in the industry is much more than a job, it’s a passion that has spilled over from their hobby. We are out week in week out at the flying field and race track having fun with the very product we sell each day that gives us a unique insight and connection with the product that helps us to service the market better. It’s not imperitive that you are a modeller to be apart of the buisness but you can’t help but want to have some fun with our great product range.

What we look for

What we Look for

Working in a leisure based industry marketing a range of unique and specialist hobby products we are looking for people with a dynamic and conscientious skill set to help us to continue to be the market leader.

We look for people that are passionate about what they do first and foremost.


Our Brands

We have the best brands in the buisness and any product that bears the Horizon Hobby name was developed by a team of in-house experts, many of whom have decades of experience in the hobby.

FAQ's

DETAILS
EMAIL:
FOR ALL SERVICE AND TECHINICAL ENQUIRES:
SERVICE@HORIZONHOBBY.CO.UK
FOR ALL SALES ENQUIRES:
SALES@HORIZONHOBBY.CO.UK
TEL:
01279 641097
FAX:
01279 428863
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