Reference : 581219

Tool Hire Manager

  • Sales
  • United Kingdom
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 09/14/2020

Who are we ?

Innovative. Customer Focused. Agile. Open and Engaging. Entrepreneurial. These are our key attitudes and the way we like to work at Saint-Gobain. If this sounds like you, please read on to find out more about the Tool Hire Manager opportunity.


How will you support us? 


As a Tool Hire Manager you will;

  • Manager a small team within our busy flagship store in Oxford
  • Deliver excellent customer service at all times in order to enhance market share and to ensure continuous growth across sales, margin
  • Spent time with proactive call outs to increase sales and customer bases
  • Support the delivery of the Tool Hire strategy in relation to market growth
  • Manage the hire fleet to maximise utilisation and oversee disposals
  • Ensure high customer service levels are maintained


What kind of person are we looking for?

First and foremost, we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working. In addition to the five Saint-Gobain attitudes we shared at the start, suitability for the role is always key; does the following criteria sound like you?


To be suitable for the Tool Hire Manager role you will: 

  • Have experience within a tool hire background. Or at least within the construction industry
  • Be self-motivated and driven, with an ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Have proven ability to deliver and sustain excellent customer service
  • Strong commercial acumen and the ability to manage customer needs whilst maximising profit
  • Have excellent organisational skills
  • Have proven management / supervisory experience of a small team


Who are Saint-Gobain?

Saint-Gobain was founded in 1665 to deliver a world first – the production of glass on an industrial scale. We have continued to adapt and grow through providing innovate ideas, services and products to our customers. 350 years later we have a presence in 67 countries and employ 170,000 people worldwide. The UK & Ireland is home to over 30 of the most well-known and respected businesses within the construction sector including: British Gypsum, Jewson, Weber, Graham and Glassolutions.


You are applying to work with Jewson this is one of more than 30 fascinating Saint-Gobain businesses that operate within UK and Ireland. Regardless of which business you join, you will be welcomed into a professional and warm environment, where we value all of our employees equally and have a strong focus on their health, safety and wellbeing at all times.




Our Ambition as a business?

At Saint-Gobain, our goal is to ‘Create great living places and improve people’s daily life’. We design, manufacture and distribute materials and solutions, which are key ingredients in the wellbeing of each of us and the future of all. They can be found everywhere in our living places and our daily life: in buildings, transportation, infrastructure and in many industrial applications. They provide comfort, performance and safety while addressing the challenges of sustainable construction, resource efficiency and climate change.


Do you want to be part of this vision? Click apply, we would love to hear from you.



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