Assistant Branch Manager

09 Jun 2021
07 Jul 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
The Role

Graham are a part of Saint-Gobain - Winners of 'TOP EMPLOYER UK AND GLOBAL' five years running! (Apply online only))

We have an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Branch Manager to join our established team at Graham, based in Dumfries & Galloway. This role is 40 hours a week - 8 hours a day Mon-Fri. To assist in the day to branch operations as well as build strong relationships with staff and customers, ensuring that sales and productivity targets are met whilst the highest standards of service are upheld.

Here at Graham, we aim to provide a personable approach, maintaining a "family feel" as we pride ourselves on offering not only the best commercial offering for our customers, but also the best customer service too. By putting our people, colleagues and customers at the heart of everything we do, we believe it is them that give us a competitive advantage.

As an Assistant Branch Manager with Graham, you will:

Work alongside the Branch Manager to drive success for the branch.
Responsible for scheduling, annual performance reviews and disciplinary actions for staff under the guidance of the Branch Manager
Develop sales revenue for the branch, be that over the phone, face to face, or via social media.
Ensure our customers have the best experience they can, both from a customer service perspective and the offers we can provide them with.
Uphold company Health and Safety policies and procedures at all times, taking pride in how the branch looks and feels.
Be comfortable working with a diverse range of people and skills.At Graham, attitude is key. We are agile, innovative entrepreneurs, who want to create customer intimacy alongside an open and engaging culture. To become part of our family, thinking outside of the box will need to come easily to you and you won't settle with the status quo. Instead, you'll continually look for opportunities on how we can do things better and what we can ultimately do about it.

So if you???

Share our 100% dedication to delivering excellent customer care.
Have strong people management and leadership experience, having worked with a diverse range of people.
Have previous experience within the trade or a similar merchant industry - advantageous, though full product training will be given.
Possess excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
Can demonstrate good financial and commercial awareness.
Are resilient by nature.???we may just be the right fit for each other! Does this sound like you?

In return for the above, we offer some fantastic benefits, including:

A defined contribution pension scheme
Competitive salary
Access to 100's of high street and leisure discounts, as well as a state of the art rewards system
Automatically covered by the Saint-Gobain Life Assurance scheme.
Plus, plenty more!So if you're looking to join a family orientated business that offers fantastic career opportunities, apply online today!

Are Jewson and Saint-Gobain an Inclusive employer?

We're working hard to be, and we're keen to hire talented people regardless of their background, abilities, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender, national origin, what football team you support, taste in music, fashion sense or anything else that makes you, you!


And what about flexibility?

The world of work is changing, and at Saint-Gobain we are open to new ways of working in order to attract talented people to our business. We understand that everyone has different needs and commitments. Therefore, we are very open to discuss any flexible requirement or need that you may have for this role. We can't guarantee to meet all requests for flexibility when we are recruiting. But, we promise to listen.

Do you want to make the world a better home?

Our purpose at Saint-Gobain is to Make the world a better home. Our purpose sets the course for our common future. Together with and for our customers, we design, manufacture and distribute materials and solutions that have a positive impact on everyone's life and provide well-being, quality of life and performance, while caring for the planet. If you want to join a company that cares about making the world a better home - then please apply, we would love to hear from you