Reference : 567380

Assistant Branch Manager

  • General Management
  • United Kingdom Kettering
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 04/12/2019

Additional description

Assistant Branch Manager – Graham: The Plumbers’ Merchant – Kettering, Northamptonshire

Graham are a part of Saint-Gobain - Winners of ‘TOP EMPLOYER UK AND GLOBAL' four years running (2016-2019)

Like a challenge within a changing and developing business, where you can express your ideas and use your experience to drive results? Then we may have the role for you!

Here at Graham, we aim to provide a personable approach, maintaining a “family feel” as we pride ourselves on offering not only the best commercial offering for our customers, but also the best customer service too. By putting our people, colleagues and customers at the heart of everything we do, we believe it is them that give us a competitive advantage.

We have an exciting opportunity for a dedicated Assistant Branch Manager to join our established Graham Kettering branch and build strong relationships with staff and customers, ensuring that sales and productivity targets are met whilst the highest standards of service are upheld.

As an Assistant Branch Manager with Graham, you will:

  • Work alongside the Branch Manager to drive success for the branch.
  • Ensure our customers have the best experience they can, both from a customer service perspective and the offers we can provide them with.
  • Uphold company Health and Safety policies and procedures at all times, taking pride in how the branch looks and feels.
  • Be comfortable working with a diverse range of people and skills.
  • Drive and develop sales revenue for the branch, be that over the phone, face to face, or via social media.

At Graham, attitude is key. We are agile, innovative entrepreneurs, who want to create customer intimacy alongside an open and engaging culture. To become part of our family, thinking outside of the box will need to come easily to you and you won’t settle with the status quo. Instead, you’ll continually look for opportunities on how we can do things better and what we can ultimately do about it.

So if you…

  • Share our 100% dedication to delivering excellent customer care
  • Have demonstrable people management and leadership experience working with a diverse range of people.
  • Experience with the trade or a similar merchant industry would also be of an advantage, though full product training will be given.
  • Have excellent communication skills.
  • Can demonstrate good financial and commercial awareness.
  • Are resilient by nature.
  • Have a full UK Driving License (occasional travel in the role required).

…we may just be the right fit for each other! Does this sound like you?

In return for the above, we offer some fantastic benefits, including:

  • Competitive Salary.
  • 31 days holiday (including bank holidays).
  • A defined contribution pension scheme.
  • Flexible Holiday buy-sell scheme (allowing up to 3 days holiday to be bought or sold).
  • As an employee with Graham, you are automatically covered by the Saint-Gobain Life Assurance Scheme.
  • Staff discounts on high street and leisure activities and various other benefits.

If you’re looking to join a family orientated business that offers fantastic career opportunities, apply within!

Saint-Gobain encourage and welcome diverse applications AND ARE COMMITTED TO SUCCESS THROUGH OUR DIVERSE COLLEAGUE COMMUNITY. We’re committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of ethnicity, colour, race, religion, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, neurodiversity, taste in music, fashion sense or any other characteristic that makes you unique. If you have a disability or special need that requires support or adjustments to working or interview arrangements, please let us know.

On occasion we need to close advertisements earlier than expected, we therefore strongly encourage you to make your application promptly to avoid disappointment.

AGENCY? Please note that we have our own recruitment marketing and search functions alongside an already agreed set of agency partners and will not accept any third party CV’s/Applications from anyone unless invited to do so. Saint-Gobain accepts no responsibility for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.