Retail/Purchasing

Branch Manager

Full Time Permanent

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The Role

Branch Manager – Jewson Supply Partnerships – Bournville, Birmingham, West Midlands

Jewson Partnerhip Solutions are a part of Saint-Gobain – Winners of 'TOP EMPLOYER UK AND GLOBAL' four years running!
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 we may have the opportunity for you!

Jewson Supply Partnerships (JPS) is a brand within Saint-Gobain which specialises in providing solutions for public sector organisations such as Housing Associations and Local Authorities. We have been in partnership with Bournville Village Housing Trust for several years for whom we provide a dedicated store and service incorporating a range of solutions.

We are looking for an experienced Branch Manager to empower and energise colleagues in order to provide Bournville Village Housing Trust with an exceptional service.

You'll build relationships with our internal and external customers whilst ensuring the store operates in a safe manner and in line with all company policies and procedures.

As a Branch Manager with Jewson Supply Partnerships, you will:

Lead, inspire and motivate an ambitious team to ensure the client contract is fulfilled and all expectations are exceeded with focus on continuous improvement
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 core 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.
Not essential but experience of working with public sector organisations is preferred.…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, get in touch today to find out more!Did you know we have been awarded top UK & Global Employer 6 Years Running!?

We are an inclusive employer and keen to hire talented people regardless of their background, abilities, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender, national origin, what football team you support, taste in music, fashion sense or anything else that makes you, you! We believe that working in a diverse business can be more enjoyable, teams can be more innovative, and make better decisions. We already employ many fantastic people from diverse backgrounds, but we still want to do more. So, we are on a mission to make Saint-Gobain inclusive and accessible to all, with role models for you to look up to and learn from, no matter who you are!

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. We can't guarantee to meet all requests for flexibility when we are recruiting. But, we promise to listen.

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

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