Branch Manager Electrical Wholesale
Job Type : Permanent, Full Time
Salary : £34000 – £40000/annum + bonuses + car and other benefits
Job Ref: JR1136
Vacancy – Branch Manager
Location – Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire
Industry – Electrical and Lighting Wholesale
Salary – up to circa £40K + bonuses and other benefits
Our client has an exciting career opportunity for an individual to join and to manage one of their branches based in the Stoke on Trent area.
This branch is a successful business, looking for a manager to work within a small team of staff to build on the success and drive the business forward.
Building and developing the business based on your previous success within the electrical supplies sector you will steer the business to deliver a customer service second to none and to achieve further growth by surpassing the sales, margin and commercial targets.
To ensure the achievement of the branch business plan within timescale, budget and agreed KPIs.
To deliver the required sales, margin and profit performance
To recruit, motivate and develop your team to achieve success
To develop specific local initiatives that drive the sales and margin performance and to support corporate initiatives and promotions
To improve operational standards, ensuring that you have the right stock at the right time to service your customer base and to maximise opportunities
To develop a strong and balanced customer base
Experience of commercially managing a business unit / branch within the electrical wholesale sector is essential
Sales driven with strong management skills and experience of managing a variety of people
Excellent people and relationship building skills
Must be financially and commercially astute, with strong analytical skills
IT literate (MS Word, Excel & Outlook) and experience of CRM / stock ordering systems
Formulate a strategic and tactical business plan for the branch, and convert this into profitable business performance.
Translate the value and service proposition into a practical implementation plan specific to the branch and ensure its achievement.
Implement the agreed customer service plan for nominated accounts and ensure it is in place and working effectively.
Monitor and take appropriate action to ensure branch achieves sales/profitability targets, service KPIs and fully complies with standard operating procedures.
Provide account management for the nominated accounts, which will include the implementation of the development plan.
Contribute to the effective operation of the business through active collaboration in activities required
Provide senior management with required reports, information and feedback to contribute to the effective strategic planning, budgeting and performance management of the business in agreed formats and within agreed timeframes.
Manage, lead and develop all colleagues within the branch so that their operational performance delivers agreed KPIs and is in line with Company standards.
An excellent package is offered which includes a company car, bonuses and other benefits.
If you have the required electrical wholesale experience and are looking to join a successful electrical wholesale business, please send your CV.
All applications are dealt with in the strictest of confidence.
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- Address Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire