Reference : GBR07726

Senior Branch Manager

  • Distribution Operations
  • United Kingdom Walton on Thames
  • Permanent / Regular
  • Posting date : 07/04/2022

Position description

Senior Branch Manager - Walton on Thames

At Saint-Gobain we pride ourselves on being innovative, customer focused, agile, open and engaging and entrepreneurial. We are also proud to have been named a ‘Top Employer’ for 5 consecutive years. If you’re passionate about working with people, you’re able to put your customer first, and you want to know what it’s like to work for a top employer that is working hard to make the world a better home; then please read on to find out more about this exciting opportunity to join us as a Senior Branch Manager. 

You’ll be working for Jewson in Walton on Thames our Flagship branch. Jewson is one of more than 30 exciting Saint-Gobain brands in the UK and we pride ourselves on doing everything we can to understand our Customers needs in order to deliver solutions to save them time, money and hassle.

Is this role right for me?
First and foremost, we always want to recruit great people that really understand our values and ways of working. Experience within our industry is essential for this position, you are likely to be already working for one of our competitors in a management position.

This role is a great opportunity to showcase your skills and experience in one of our London Flagship branches, perhaps you are already a Branch Manager but want that little bit more. You will already have strong communication and commercial awareness to be able to empower the team to provide great customer service.

Our Employee satisfaction is increasing year on year (96%) combined with a fantastic benefits package (tailored to you), top employer awards, regular training and company car what's not to like!

What will I be doing?
Our Branch Managers are an important contributor to the teams shared success and an essential part of our Customers positive experience with us. In order to support our customers and deliver a great service you will;

  • Lead, coach and support the team to deliver success and promote opportunities for continuous improvement
  • Collaborate with the wider network to support Customer requirements and business activities
  • Adjust the nature of services delivered according to developments in customer needs and expectations in line with our Jewson Values
  • Build and develop great relationships with new and existing Customers, understanding their needs and providing proactive advice and solutions so that you can deliver the best experience possible
  • Build effective relationships with Suppliers
  • Get to know the local market to support plans for sales growth
  • Ensure accurate stock levels are maintained, carrying out regular stock counts
  • Lead your team to make Health & Safety a priority and demonstrate how you can keep yourself and others safe at work

Are Jewson and Saint-Gobain an Inclusive employer? 
Our Customers are all unique and so are our colleagues. We believe in including everyone so it doesn’t matter what your background is, we care about what you can offer and we welcome anyone who is passionate about our Customers and shares our Values.

And what about flexibility? 
The world of work is changing, and at Saint-Gobain we are open to new ways of working in order to attract talented people to our business. We understand that everyone has different needs and commitments. Therefore, we are very open to discuss any flexible requirement or need that you may have for this role.

Top employer 2022