Branch Manager Cambridge

Wolseley plc
10 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Plumb, Parts and Drain, one of our trade brands, is looking for a Branch Manager to lead the team in our Cambridge branch. If you're looking for a varied role that's hands on and customer facing, then this could be the job for you.

As a FTSE 100 company, Wolseley UK has established a number of market leading brands that contribute to making us the UK's leading distributor of plumbing and building materials. We're looking for people that are passionate about what they do, and want to shape and develop their career.

About the Role

As Branch Manager of one of Wolseley UK's branches, you'll be taking the lead role in this well established operation. Your brief in our branch will be to grow sales and profitability, whilst ensuring outstanding levels of service to our customer base. This will involve taking full budgetary responsibility, as well as leading, motivating and developing the branch team of sales advisors and warehouse assistants.

About You

You'll be joining the UK's leading supplier of plumbing and heating products and a major distributor of construction materials. Experience in this sector is not a must - our focus is on identifying individuals with proven experience in a similar managerial capacity. This includes:

  • passion for sales and margin growth
  • a commitment to providing a first class customer service
  • track record of successful business development
  • sound understanding of P&L through recent accountability
  • excellent people management and development approach
  • relationship building skills - both with your team and with customers

In our branch you'll be able to take ownership for the branch's success; and this is a management role which offers genuine prospects for career development.


As well as providing competitive salaries, we offer an impressive range of benefits including:

  • Paid holiday entitlement of 23 days rising to 25 days after two years' service
  • Defined Contribution pension scheme
  • Flexible life and health benefits
  • Sharesave scheme
  • Confidential Employee Assistance Programme
  • Childcare voucher Scheme
  • Excellent staff discounts and voluntary benefits including gym membership and retail discounts

Additional Information:

A full driving licence is essential. Licence must be held for a minimum of 12 months.

Typical branch opening hours: 7:30-5:00pm Monday-Friday, 7:30-12:00pm Saturday

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