Branch Manager based in the Edinburgh South branch of this leading electrical wholesaler, offering an excellent basic salary and benefits package (including a competitive bonus scheme & quality company car - typical cars inc. Mercedes / Audi / BMW).
As a firm supporter of continuing professional development, excellent career progression prospects are also available for candidates that demonstrate hard work and determination to succeed.
The Ideal Branch Manager:
- Hardworking and ambitious.
- The ability to sell products and services effectively.
- Determination to succeed and a thirst for meeting targets.
- Experience working in a managerial role.
- The ability to lead, support and motivate people.
- Excellent communication and customer care skills (face-to-face and via the telephone).
- The ability to build and sustain professional relationships.
- The ability to independently plan, organise and work to tight deadlines.
- A smart and presentable appearance.
- A great team player.
- A valid UK driving licence.
- A proven track record working in a fast-paced environment.
- Sound knowledge of the infrastructure in the local area.
- Industry-specific sales experience is desirable, but this isn't essential.
The Role of Branch Manager:
- Growing and increasing sales in the branch's geographical area.
- Continually identifying and developing new and existing business accounts.
- Working to build, support and motivate a tightly-knit team to achieve high standards of business excellence.
- To be successful in the role, you MUST be a self-starter and MUST be able to lead and inspire others.
With over 50 years' experience in the electrical wholesale industry, we are an energetic organisation that is part of a very successful European business. With a network of over 400 trading branches across continental Europe, and 100 branches currently open in the UK (with a plan to have 300 open in the next 10 years), there has never been a better time to get on board.
If you have not heard from us within two weeks of the closing date please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.
No Agencies Please.
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