Assistant Branch Manager - Timber / Builders Merchant 

Location
Twickenham, London (Greater)
Salary
£26,000+ DOE 
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
18 Aug 2017
Ref
HKJJQ1708/MS
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Assistant Branch Manager - Timber / Builders Merchant 
Twickenham, Greater London 
£26,000+ DOE 
 
Our client is a long-established construction materials supplier with a number of branches throughout the Greater London area. As part of their continuing growth, they are now seeking an Assistant Branch Manager to join their team. 
 
This is a superb opportunity for a manager from a timber and builders merchant background looking to play a key role within a progressive, family-owned business. 
 
Offering a friendly and team-based culture, our client truly values their employees and recognises them as a vital factor in the quality of service that they provide. 
 
As the Assistant Branch Manager, you will be responsible for overseeing the smooth running of our client’s Twickenham branch, managing staff and dealing with customer queries in a professional manner.
 
An integral part of your role will involve ensuring that all health and safety procedures are followed and kept up to date. 
 
You will assist customers with their queries and requirements for timber and building supplies, as well as processing orders and providing a high level of service. 

Helping to load materials onto customers’ vehicles, you will produce sales tickets and correctly book these items onto customer accounts. You’ll arrange deliveries and ensure that the correct goods are sent out via the delivery vehicles.

You will ensure the welcoming of all customers is done in a polite and pleasant manner. Additionally, you’ll oversee with stocktaking activities, replenish stock levels and maintain the appearance of the sales area. 
 
To be considered for this role, you must have hands-on management experience gained within a timber and builders merchant environment.
 
As the Assistant Branch Manager, you must have excellent communication, planning and leadership skills, as well as a decisive and driven approach. 
 
A forklift licence would be beneficial to your application, but is by no means essential. 

The working hours for this role are 47.5 hours per week. 
 
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This vacancy is being advertised by Web Recruit Ltd. The services advertised by Web Recruit Ltd are those of an Employment Agency. 
 
Additional Keywords: Assistant Branch Manager, Timber, Builders Merchant, Assistant Retail Manager, General Manager, Brand Supervisor, Brand Team Leader, Retail Sales, Assistant Manager.
 
Working hours: 7:30am - 5:00pm, Monday - Friday (varied shift starts and finishes). 8:00am - 1:00pm on alternate Saturdays, working week is based on a total of 47.5hrs, covering the opening hours of the branch (flexibility required)