Branch Manager - Colindale

Recruiter
Brewers Decorator Centres
Location
Colindale, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
13 Jun 2019
Closes
27 Jun 2019
Ref
1179160430
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Branch Manager - Colindale

Full Time - 40 hours per week over 5 days

Branch Opening Hours - Monday to Friday 6am to 5pm and Saturday 8am to 5pm

We have an exciting opportunity for a knowledgeable and motivated individual to lead the team as Branch Manager at our thriving branch in Colindale.

Located just off the A5 Edgware Road our Decorator centre in Colindale first opened its doors nearly 30 years ago and we have been successfully serving the local area by supplying decorating materials to both our trade and retail customers ever since.

With an annual turnover in the region of £2M you will be managing a team of six made up of drivers, sales advisors, a senior and a supervisor; you will be responsible for promoting the branch, building on our continued success in the area, develop the Company product range as well as bringing in new business. You will also be responsible for managing, controlling and developing the overall business of the branch to achieve sales and profit targets; and taking responsibility for stock, cash and branch security will all be key points in this role.

A family run business for over 110 years; we have a long history in our industry and have grown to over 170 branches nationwide which says something about our ability to understand and keep up with the growing change in our market.

To succeed in this role you will:
  • Be able to demonstrate effective management experience
  • Be enthusiastic and proactive about selling and be able to inspire staff to achieve high levels of customer service
  • Understand our focus on customer service and other Brewers values
  • Have the ability to positively represent the Company to a wide range of customers
  • Be able to work on your own initiative
  • Knowledge of the local area would be helpful
  • Have experience of achieving sales targets and generating new business

Who we are looking for to join our new team:
  • Exceptional customer service and communication skills, to understand and translate customer requirements into product recommendations
  • Previous experience of having managed a team
  • Approachable, possessing an open and friendly personality - happy to help both customers and colleagues
  • Keen to learn, develop skills, and progress within our industry
  • Product knowledge or experience in a decorator's merchant would be advantageous but not essential, as full training will be given to the right candidate

In return we offer a comprehensive benefits package consisting of:
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • 30 days holiday (inclusive of bank holidays)
  • Free life assurance
  • Comprehensive induction available
  • Plenty of internal training opportunities
  • Discounts and rewards with selected partners - major high street brands, supermarkets etc.
  • Pension plan through Legal & General
  • Company profit share scheme (after qualifying period)
  • Generous staff discounts
  • Staff uniform

To apply for this exciting opportunity, please click the Apply Now button on this page to complete the mandatory application form.

Please note -this role may be removed from listings before the closing date if we are successful in finding an appointment.

Please ensure you fully complete the application process if you wish to be considered for this position. Due to the number of applications we receive, we are unable to respond to any applicants that do not complete the process.

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