Reference : 578065

Branch Manager

  • General Management
  • United Kingdom
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 02/24/2020

Additional description

Branch Manager – Jewson Builders’ Merchants

Competitive Salary - Based in Morecambe, Lancashire

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

Our Jewson Morecambe team are looking for an experienced Branch Manager to empower and energise colleagues in order to provide every Jewson customer with an exceptional service. You’ll build relationships with our internal and external customers whilst ensuring the branch operates in a safe manner and in line with all company policies and procedures.

As the UK's leading supplier of building materials and sustainable timber, Jewson always aim to provide friendly customer service and expert advice. So if you're from a merchanting or retail background and have the drive and motivation to lead a team, then this may just be the opportunity for you!

As a Branch Manager with Jewson, you will:

  • Lead, inspire and motivate an ambitious team to promote Jewson as one of the UK's leading builders' merchants.
  • Implement and deliver an excellent customer experience, maintaining strong effective relationships with both local customers and suppliers.
  • Monitor KPIs for the branch and look for new ways to innovate and drive growth for the business.
  • Ensure the branch operates according to Saint Gobain’s Safety and Wellbeing principles to create a safe working environment.
  • Manage stock levels appropriately to reduce shrinkage and transport costs.

First and foremost, 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.

So if you…

  • Have a strong background in management and empowering your colleagues.
  • Have had experience within the construction / building materials industry.
  • Can demonstrate achieving over and above targeted KPI’s.
  • Have strong commercial and financial awareness.
  • Are resilient by nature and confident in managing conflict.
  • Are comfortable with occasional travel as may be required for the role - full and valid UK driving license is highly desirable.

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

We also offer some fantastic benefits, including:

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

So if you’re up for a new challenge and think you've got what it takes, 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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