Reference : 576366

General Manager

  • General Management
  • United Kingdom
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 02/08/2020

Additional description

General Manager - Jewson Builders’ Merchants

Competitive Salary - Based in Lincoln, Lincolnshire

Jewson are a part of Saint-Gobain - Winners of ‘TOP EMPLOYER UK AND GLOBAL’ five years running! (2016-2020)

We are looking for an experienced General Manager to empower and energise our highly successful Jewson depots in the Lincoln area. As General Manager, you’ll oversee a wide range of teams, from our Internal Sales office to Plumbing & Heating, our Tool Hire department and even a fully operational Mill. By supporting your Branch Managers to develop new and existing customer accounts, you’ll help drive sales growth for the cluster whilst ensuring we remain committed to delivering exceptional customer service at all times. You’ll also help identify development needs and requirements for the cluster to improve colleague performance, implementing a robust and consistent People Plan to include resource planning and utilisation.

As the UK's leading supplier of building materials and sustainable timber, Jewson always aim to provide friendly customer service and expert advice. We’re also a Saint-Gobain brand, so we’re part of one of the largest manufacturers and distributors of building materials in the world, with over 600 Jewson branches nationwide. If you’re looking for a role where virtually no day is the same, a role where you can lead, coach and develop a team, then this is the perfect role for you!

So if you have…

  • A strong background in management and empowering your colleagues.
  • Demonstrable experience achieving over and above targeted KPI’s.
  • Excellent commercial and financial awareness.
  • A resilient and determined nature.
  • Previous experience within the construction / merchanting industry.
  • A full UK Driving License - regular travel requirements.

…we may just be the right fit for each other. We always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working; we innovate, we collaborate, we’re agile, we act with entrepreneurial spirit, and we’re supportive of and close to our customers. Does this sound like you?

We also offer some fantastic benefits, including:

  • Competitive Salary.
  • A company car, mobile phone and laptop.
  • 31 days holiday (including bank holidays).
  • Working for a company who have won "Top Employer UK & Global” for five years running.
  • Flexible Holiday buy-sell scheme (allowing up to 3 days holiday to be bought or sold).
  • As an employee, 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 up for a new challenge, apply online today! 

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.

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