Branch Manager

Ridgeon Group
17 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The opportunity has arisen for an ambitious and enthusiastic individual to become one of our PlumbStock Branch Managers, setting up and running our new PlumbStock Cambridge branch. The right candidate will need to use their management skills to push their branch to success.

The role requires you to be responsible for the strategic and operational success of the branch with specific responsibility for achieving the plan through sales, margin and profitability.


Branch Managers are required to complete the following:

Develop, agree, monitor and control the branch performance against plan and KPIs
Develop the branch business plan in conjunction with the Head of Region
Manage the branch operating costs by minimising controllable overheads
Lead, motivate and manage team members to fulfil their maximum potential
Support, guide and coach supervisors to take ownership for leading their team, operating in line with policies and procedures to embed Ridgeon Group values
Develop and maintain the branch People Plan ensuring its effectiveness
Take every opportunity to develop a positive profile for the branch and the company, to engender good public relations in the local community


The successful candidate will:

Be a confident communicator at all levels
Have a highly developed relationship building skills
Show exceptional leadership and management skills
Have strong product knowledge
Have a proven ability to increase profit through sales and margin
Have a proven track record in financial awareness and commercial understanding
Be a highly credible manager / leader
Be a strong operational and strategic thinker
Be a positive, challenging individual with high levels of personal drive, enthusiasm and initiative
Be able to manage a high and varied workload


The Ridgeon Group offer a competitive package for our managers. As a PlumbStock Branch Manager you will be entitled to 25 days annual leave and private health insurance as well as a car allowance. You are also entitled to all other Ridgeons benefits including the company bonus scheme, contributory pension scheme, staff discounts, child care vouchers, eye care vouchers and company sick pay.