Reference : GBR03466

Branch Manager

  • Distribution Operations
  • United Kingdom Sunderland
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 10/13/2021

Position description

We have an exciting opportunity for a proactive Branch Manager to join our Jewson team, based in Sunderland.  To maximise profitability through building successful working relationships with internal and external customers, suppliers, and colleagues; whilst ensuring the branch operates in a safe manner and in line with all company policies and procedures.

At Jewson we pride ourselves on our ability to provide a great welcome to our customers, being proactive when helping them, being trusted, and recognised for our ‘customer first’ approach. If you enjoy working with people and you think you could help our customers feel welcome, then we would love to hear from you!

What are we looking for?

  • Experienced man manager
  • Excellent customer service
  • Hands On Style
  • Computer literate & good numeracy skills
  • Warehouse experience with hand-held Scanners or similar
  • Great Team Player
  • Willing to learn and develop

What will your responsibilities include?
(but not limited to…)

  • An excellent customer experience
  • Sales and profit targets and Local Sales Plans
  • Strong effective relationships with customers and suppliers
  • Understand local market issues and communicate to Manager to support sales growth plans
  • Appropriate communication on Company plans, goals and individual objectives
  • Change is managed positively to ensure business continuity and continuous improvement

What will you get in return?

  • A defined contribution pension scheme
  • Competitive salary
  • Automatically covered by the Saint-Gobain Life Assurance scheme.
  • Plus, plenty more!

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

Are Jewson and Saint-Gobain an Inclusive employer?

We’re working hard to be, and we’re keen to hire talented people regardless of their background, abilities, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender, national origin, taste in music, fashion sense or anything else that makes you, you!

We understand that a diverse workplace is not only a more enjoyable place to be, but also facilitates better decision making and innovation. So, whoever you are, and whichever Saint-Gobain business you join, you can be sure of a warm welcome with us.

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 (this could be flexible hours, a job share, part time, to name a few). We can’t guarantee to meet all requests for flexibility when we are recruiting, but we promise to listen.

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