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Branch Manager

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Permanent Full Time
Jackson Buildbase
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Branch Manager in Newark

We are Buildbase

We are Buildbase, we employ approximately 2300 brilliant people and we work from around 145 branches around the UK.

What we do

What we do is really simple, we sell building materials to the trade and public. We’re a ‘roll your sleeves up’ business with a can-do attitude and we take pride in serving our local tradespeople and communities.  

What we’re doing about COVID-19

Like most businesses, we have had to change the way we do things to make sure all our colleagues are working safely during COVID-19.  As a Branch Manager, your job means you will interact with lots of different people during the day, so we have introduced a set of Safer Operating Procedures which include:

  • Additional PPE supplied to you to ensure a clean and sanitized work environment
  • Social distancing in place in all of our branches

Your role as Branch Manager 

Your role will be to ensure your customers receive a brilliant service when using your branch. You will need to be able to not just manage but motivate your team to ensure that they are able to help meet branch targets. There will be plenty of opportunities for you to build on branch sales and profits, whilst also generating new customers. You will also need to make sure that the branch is running effectively, by managing stock, properly utilising your vehicles and making sure all employees have completed the mandatory training to make sure it is a safe place to work. 

We are looking for someone who has previous experience of working in a Builders Merchants as well as:

  • previous experience of managing and developing people and be great at it
  • experience of working in a targeted environment
  • great planning and organisation skills
  • a driving licence

In return, we offer great benefits like:

  • 23 days annual leave
  • competitive salary
  • company car
  • a contributory pension scheme
  • access to our colleague support hub
  • a discretionary company bonus scheme
  • a fantastic discounted shopping website
  • a generous staff discount scheme
  • a range of training and development programmes to help you progress your career

Our Values

We have a set of values which we strongly believe in. If they speak to you then we have something in common!

We have the know-how We get stuck in We stand together We get it done

We are an equal opportunities employer and value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status or disability status.


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