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JEWS54758 Branch Manager Branch Farnham GU9 9NS Wednesday, 18th October +
Title
Branch Manager
Reference Number
JEWS54758
Location
Farnham
Postcode
GU9 9NS
Salary
Competitive
Closing Date
Wednesday, 18th October 2017
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Branch Manager – Jewson- Farnham

Backed by a well-respected organisation, working as a Branch Manager for one of the largest Building Merchants in the UK you’ll build strong relationships with staff and customers as you ensure sales and productivity targets are met and the highest standards of service are upheld.

Leading, training and developing your team while troubleshooting any problems that occur, you’ll be closely involved in everything from monitoring performance to co-coordinating promotional activity, analysing competitor activity and compiling reports for use in operational forecasting. That’s why you must be commercially minded with a good knowledge of warehouse, logistics, administrative, HR and health & safety procedures.

So are you up for handling the ultimate, frontline responsibility for a business and its goals? Could you help sustain a world class reputation?Then apply today!

What will I be doing in the role?

In the role as a Branch Manager you will;

  • You will be an inspiring leader, communicator and team builder
  • You will also be able to interpret complex information and act decisively on it.
  • Build and maintain effective relationships with the wider branch network to establish Jewson as an effective and profitable provider of building materials to its target customers.
  • Maintain own knowledge and to delivering a consistently great experience to customers to meet the requirements and standards of Jewson and the wider Saint Gobain brand.

Am I who you are looking for?

First and foremost we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working; we innovate, we collaborate, we’re agile, we act with entrepreneurial spirit, and we’re supportive of and close to our customers. Does this sound like you?

For the Branch Manager specifically it is important that you:

  • You have a background in management and face to face sales where you have achieved over and above the targeted results.
  • A superior focus on the customer is an inherent part of your character, you'll also have experience of meeting Training and Competence requirements and be fully accustomed to using office and sales support systems.
  • Have had exposure within the trade although we’ll offer full product training. So whether you come from a DIY, Plumbing, Timber or Insulation merchant or from outside of the industry, we know you’ll have a lot to offer and we’ll have a lot to offer you.
  • You will have a full, current and valid driver’s license owing to the occasional travel in the role.
  • But most of all, you will share our 100% dedication to delivering excellent customer care.

What will I get in return?

As part of the wider Saint-Gobain group, Jewson are able to offer a competitive starting salary and benefits package. In addition, you will have access to a career without boundaries - this could see you progressing within Jewson or in one of the other 30+ businesses in the UK.

Progression in Saint-Gobain isn’t always upwards; talented employees also move into new and exciting functions or indeed overseas, to one of the 67 countries in which we operate. The one thing you can be sure of is that you can have an exciting and varied career at Saint-Gobain, where only you set the boundaries to your success. With such a significant presence we are proud to offer our employees a career without boundaries… Are You In?

What are the benefits?

In addition to a competitive base salary plus an attractive bonus scheme, you will benefit from a significant focus on your own personal development and also have access to:

  • A company car
  • A defined contribution pension scheme.
  • 31 days holiday (increasing to 33 with service)
  • Flexible Holiday buy-sell scheme (allowing up to 3 days holiday to be bought or sold).
  • A defined share purchasing scheme (Each month you put away an agreed amount from your ‘pre-tax' pay and we use it to buy Saint-Gobain shares for you. As an added bonus, for every four shares you buy Saint-Gobain will give you an extra share free of charge).
  • As an employee you are automatically covered by the Saint-Gobain Life Assurance Scheme.
  • Staff discounts and various other benefits.

What do I need to do now?

We would love to hear from you! In order to find out more and apply, please click below to register and submit your CV on our careers site. We will be in touch with you after your application to tell you about the next stages. 

If you have any questions please get in touch with us by emailing recruitment@sgbd.co.uk

Apply now
SGBD52802 Class 2 Crane Driver - Jewson Colwick Drivers Colwick NG4 2JQ Thursday, 19th October +
Title
Class 2 Crane Driver - Jewson Colwick
Reference Number
SGBD52802
Location
Colwick
Postcode
NG4 2JQ
Salary
Competitive
Closing Date
Thursday, 19th October 2017
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Class 2 Crane Driver – Jewson Colwick

Company Overview:

Saint-Gobain is the world leader in designing, manufacturing and distributing building materials.

Jewson, alongside its 34 sister brands form the Saint-Gobain group. Our company works together to continuously look at personal development within its brands to create exciting opportunities for your future.

Job Role/Skills and Experience:

As a customer delivery driver, you will be required to safely deliver building materials to our customers whilst representing the company with a professional approach. You will be loading and unloading so heavy lifting will be involved. In addition, your job role will include supporting your colleagues within the branch, yard and warehouse.

We are looking for someone with;

  • A valid class 2 (Category C) licence, a CPC Card and Digi Tachograph card.

  • Previous experience completing multi-drop deliveries.

  • A crane certificate (this is beneficial but not essential).

We pride ourselves on the training that we offer; this involves a 1 week residential course where you will gain a fully funded and accredited Vehicle Mounted Crane Certificate.

We are looking for someone who is self-motivated, has a flexible approach, excellent communication skills and a customer-focused attitude.

Benefits:

  • Offer fully funded and accredited Vehicle Mounted Crane Training.

  • Opportunities for career progression and development.

  • Holiday: 31 days increasing to 33 with service with a flexible holiday scheme.

  • Pension Scheme – Saint-Gobain Retirement Savings Plan.

  • Life Assurance – 2x salary/ 4x if in the pension scheme.

  • Saint-Gobain Share options.

  • Staff Discount Card offering over 8000 discounts with various blue-chip companies.

Sociable working hours; which are based on a 45 hour week (Monday to Friday between the hours of 07:00 – 17:00 and alternate Saturdays 08:00 – 12:00).

What do I need to do now?

We would love to hear from you! In order to find out more and apply, please click below to register and submit your CV.

What happens next?

If you have been successful one of our friendly Resource Coordinators from our Southampton Recruitment Team (Area Code 02380) will be in contact within 14 days of your application to find out more about you and to discuss the role.

Apply now
JEWS52892 Project Coordinator Branch Exeter EX2 7LA Thursday, 19th October +
Title
Project Coordinator
Reference Number
JEWS52892
Location
Exeter
Postcode
EX2 7LA
Salary
Competitive
Closing Date
Thursday, 19th October 2017
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Project Coordinator – Salisbury – Jewson Builders Merchants

We have an excellent opportunity for a passionate and motivated Project Coordinator to join our team. Working closely with wider management team, you will be responsible for providing a project coordination service to manage the customer through the lifecycle of the project.

What will I be doing in the role?

In the role as a Project Coordinator you will;

  • Provide a design service – liaise with the customers/sales contact to capture accurate and relevant project details to ensure initial design phase services are provided.
  • Provide a Estimating service – liaise with the customer and 3rd party estimating provider to deliver an accurate project estimate
  • Pricing – provide a full pricing schedule for every phase of the project across all product areas
  • Scheduling – liaise with the relevant branches to ensure the delivery of materials meets customer expectations.
  • Reporting – maintain a project status and report on progress, highlighting issues/opportunities
  • Keep self up to date with changes in relevant regulations, legislation, market developments, products, company news.

Am I who you are looking for?

First and foremost we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working; we innovate, we collaborate, we’re agile, we act with entrepreneurial spirit, and we’re supportive of and close to our customers. Does this sound like you?

What do we look for in a Project Coordinator?

  • Understand the ‘Building Programme’ from a Builder perspective
  • Understanding of Building Regulations and importance of compliance
  • Strong product knowledge across main product groups
  • Familiar with Builders Merchant pricing systems
  • Knowledge of construction contract procedures, material supply chains and systems
  • Ability to negotiate with suppliers
  • Commercial awareness
  • Self – Organised
  • Good communication skills
  • Strong data/analytical capability
  • Customer Focused
  • Willingness to learn

What about the business I’ll be joining?

There are32 fascinating Saint-Gobain businesses that recruit talented people in the UK and Ireland. However, regardless of which business you join, you are assured to be welcomed into a professional and warm environment, where we value all of our employees equally and have a strong focus on their health, safety and wellbeing at all times.

This vacancy is working for Jewson - part of the Saint-Gobain group and the UK's leading supplier of sustainable timber and building materials; Saint-Gobain isthe world leader in the habitat and construction markets, with over 170,000 employees and operations in 67 countries worldwide. With such a significant presence we are proud to offer our employees a career without boundaries… Are You In?

What are the benefits?

In addition to a competitive base salary plus an attractive bonus scheme, you will benefit from a significant focus on your own personal development and also have access to:

  • A great open working environment.
  • A defined contribution pension scheme.
  • 31 days holiday including the statutory bank holidays (Increasing to 33 with service).
  • Flexible Holiday buy-sell scheme (allowing up to 3 days holiday to be bought or sold).
  • A defined share purchasing scheme (Each month you put away an agreed amount from your ‘pre-tax' pay and we use it to buy Saint-Gobain shares for you. As an added bonus, for every four shares you buy Saint-Gobain will give you an extra share free of charge).
  • As an employee you are automatically covered by the Saint-Gobain Life Assurance Scheme.
  • Staff discounts and various other benefits.

What do I need to do now?

We would love to hear from you! In order to find out more and apply, please click below to register and submit your CV on our careers site. We will be in touch with you after your application to tell you about the next stages.

AGENCY?

Please note that we have our own recruitment marketing and search functions alongside an already agreed set of agency partners and will not accept any third party CV’s/Applications from anyone unless invited to do so.

Apply now
SGBD54512 Class 2 Crane Driver - Jewson Bicester Drivers Bicester OX26 5DS Thursday, 19th October +
Title
Class 2 Crane Driver - Jewson Bicester
Reference Number
SGBD54512
Location
Bicester
Postcode
OX26 5DS
Salary
Competitive
Closing Date
Thursday, 19th October 2017
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Class 2 Crane Driver – Jewson Bicester

Company Overview:

Saint-Gobain is the world leader in designing, manufacturing and distributing building materials.

Jewson, alongside its 34 sister brands form the Saint-Gobain group. Our company works together to continuously look at personal development within its brands to create exciting opportunities for your future.

Job Role/Skills and Experience:

As a customer delivery driver, you will be required to safely deliver building materials to our customers whilst representing the company with a professional approach. You will be loading and unloading so heavy lifting will be involved. In addition, your job role will include supporting your colleagues within the branch, yard and warehouse.

We are looking for someone with;

  • A valid class 2 (Category C) licence, a CPC Card and Digi Tachograph card.

  • Previous experience completing multi-drop deliveries.

  • A crane certificate (this is beneficial but not essential).

We pride ourselves on the training that we offer; this involves a 1 week residential course where you will gain a fully funded and accredited Vehicle Mounted Crane Certificate.

We are looking for someone who is self-motivated, has a flexible approach, excellent communication skills and a customer-focused attitude.

Benefits:

  • Offer fully funded and accredited Vehicle Mounted Crane Training.

  • Opportunities for career progression and development.

  • Holiday: 31 days increasing to 33 with service with a flexible holiday scheme.

  • Pension Scheme – Saint-Gobain Retirement Savings Plan.

  • Life Assurance – 2x salary/ 4x if in the pension scheme.

  • Saint-Gobain Share options.

  • Staff Discount Card offering over 8000 discounts with various blue-chip companies.

Sociable working hours; which are based on a 45 hour week (Monday to Friday between the hours of 07:00 – 17:00 and alternate Saturdays 08:00 – 12:00). 

What do I need to do now?

We would love to hear from you! In order to find out more and apply, please click below to register and submit your CV.

What happens next?

If you have been successful one of our friendly Resource Coordinators from our Southampton Recruitment Team (Area Code 02380) will be in contact within 14 days of your application to find out more about you and to discuss the role.

Apply now
JEWS50311 Internal Sales Manager Branch Kentish Town NW5 2AJ Thursday, 19th October +
Title
Internal Sales Manager
Reference Number
JEWS50311
Location
Kentish Town
Postcode
NW5 2AJ
Salary
Competitive
Closing Date
Thursday, 19th October 2017
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Internal Sales Manager - Jewson Builders Merchants

Do you want to be part of an exciting, innovative sales project in London that could shape the way Jewson trades in the future? Do you enjoy selling? Are you a people person? Does winning motivate you? Are you looking for a new challenge where if successful could result in quick career progression? If you answered yes to all the above this could be the position for you.

We are currently seeking Internal Sales Entrepreneurs to join our brand new Sales Centre in London, where you will be a single point of contact to meet customer requirements, whilst negotiating profitable sales and supporting the branch network.

So are you up for handling the ultimate, responsibility for a business and its goals? Could you help sustain a world class reputation? Do you want a career without boundaries? Is it important that you work for a company that encourages you to reach your full potential?

Then apply today!


What will you be doing in the role?

  • Using the fantastic sales data we have available you will be accountable to maximise existing customer spend across all product groups.
  • Ownership of new accounts to include being central point of contact, project manager and custodian of all things required to generate maximum spend.
  • Proactive call outs to potential new customers and markets.
  • Sales support for external sales team.
  • We have a Customer Experience Centre who feed in a live lead link turning leads into orders.
  • Ensure all enquiries are handled efficiently.
  • Continuously develop existing regional and national account business.
  • Achieve sale targets in line with targets.
  • Build strong working relationships across the business.
  • Continually review, evaluate and build upon your own performance.
  • Ensure product knowledge is continually up to date.
  • Continuously liaise with branch and customers to ensure expectations are being met at all times.

Are you who are we looking for?

First and foremost we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working; we innovate, we collaborate, we’re agile, we act with entrepreneurial spirit, and we’re supportive of and close to our customers. Does this sound like you?

For the Internal Sales Manager specifically it is important that you have:

  • Have a sound knowledge of all materials within a builders and timber merchant.
  • Self-Motivation.
  • The desire and will to succeed.
  • An entrepreneurial flair.
  • An ultimate understanding of what the customer wants.
  • The ability to communicate at all levels.
  • Selling skills to make a difference and to progress your career.

What are the benefits?

In addition to a competitive base salary, plus an attractive bonus scheme, you will benefit from a significant focus on your own personal development and also have access to:

  • A defined contribution pension scheme.
  • 31 days holiday (increasing to 33 days with service)
  • Flexible Holiday buy-sell scheme (allowing up to 3 days holiday to be bought or sold).
  • A defined share purchasing scheme (Each month you put away an agreed amount from your ‘pre-tax' pay and we use it to buy Saint-Gobain shares for you. As an added bonus, for every four shares you buy Saint-Gobain will give you an extra share free of charge).
  • As an employee you are automatically covered by the Saint-Gobain Life Assurance Scheme.
  • Staff discounts and various other benefits.

With such a significant presence we are proud to offer our employees a career without boundaries… Are You In?

AGENCY?

Please note that we have our own marketing and search functions alongside an already agreed set of agency partners and will not accept any third party CV’s/Applications from anyone unless invited to do so.

Apply now
JEWS51313 Customer Development Manager Branch Kentish Town NW5 2AJ Thursday, 19th October +
Title
Customer Development Manager
Reference Number
JEWS51313
Location
Kentish Town
Postcode
NW5 2AJ
Salary
Competitive
Closing Date
Thursday, 19th October 2017
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Customer Development Manager - Jewson

What will I be doing in the role?

As a Customer Development Manager, your role is to;

  • Develop and achieve sales, gross margin and PBIT targets and budgets within the Commercial market.
  • You will be responsible for growing sales for the commercial sector and for building profitable relationships with key individuals/organisations within the sector.
  • You will be required to build and develop customer portfolios to maximise sales and margin, by growing existing customers and capturing new accounts.
  • In order to do this you will Identify and win target customers for short medium and long term growth. You will develop a network of customers and suppliers which will enable you to identify and realise sales opportunities.
  • Develop and implement sales plans to achieve sales and margin targets for the commercial sector as well as personal targets. You will spot trends in the marketplace which will enable you to maximise sales and margin.
  • You’ll keep up to date with your knowledge of products, technology and regulations.

Am I who you are looking for?

First and foremost we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working; we innovate, we collaborate, we’re agile, we act with entrepreneurial spirit, and we’re supportive of and close to our customers. Does this sound like you?

What do we look for in a Customer Development Manager?

  • You will have a proven track record in sales and experience of selling and negotiating, preferably within the commercial market.
  • You should also have the ability to demonstrate customer management skills.
  • You will be customer driven and results focused.
  • You’ll possess excellent persuasive and negation skills with a structured and organised approach to your work.
  • You will know what great services looks like, sounds like and feels like.
  • Excellent communication skills. You will be able to demonstrate relationship building at all levels.
  • Organised with a high level of accuracy and attention to detail.
  • The ability to multi task, prioritise and work under pressure
  • More importantly, we are looking for someone with the right attitude and behaviours. Someone who is eager to learn and really develop themselves and the service our company can offer.

What are the benefits?

In addition to a competitive base salary plus an attractive bonus scheme, you will benefit from a significant focus on your own personal development and also have access to:

  • A defined contribution pension scheme.
  • 31 days holiday (increasing to 33 days with service)
  • Flexible Holiday buy-sell scheme (allowing up to 3 days holiday to be bought or sold).
  • A defined share purchasing scheme (Each month you put away an agreed amount from your ‘pre-tax' pay and we use it to buy Saint-Gobain shares for you. As an added bonus, for every four shares you buy Saint-Gobain will give you an extra share free of charge).
  • As an employee you are automatically covered by the Saint-Gobain Life Assurance Scheme.
  • Staff discounts and various other benefits.

AGENCY?

Please note that we have our own recruitment marketing and search functions alongside an already agreed set of agency partners and will not accept any third party CV’s/Applications from anyone unless invited to do so.

Apply now
JEWS52713 Tool Hire Assistant Branch Portslade BN41 1DZ Thursday, 19th October +
Title
Tool Hire Assistant
Reference Number
JEWS52713
Location
Portslade
Postcode
BN41 1DZ
Salary
Competitive
Closing Date
Thursday, 19th October 2017
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Tool Hire Assistant - Jewson Builders Merchants - Portslade Branch

Why Jewson?

In everything we do, we aim to provide a personalised, knowledgeable and trustworthy service – efficiently helping both trades’ people and the general public in achieving their goals. For you, that means a fantastic work ethic, a happy environment and a great team around you.

Join the Jewson Tool Hire team and you’ll build productive and profitable relationships with your customers in the area, whilst ensuring our customer service is excellent at all times.

So are you up for handling the ultimate, frontline responsibility for a business and its goals? Could you help sustain a class reputation? If so we have the following opportunities to help support the continuation of our Tool Hire expansion programme.

What will I be doing in the role?

As a vital part of our Tool Hire team;

  • You’ll ensure we stock and deliver the right tools and equipment to meet our customer’s demands. There will be occasions where you’ll be driving a Transit or any other vehicles to deliver equipment on time to local sites.
  • Every time the hire products come back to us, you’ll make sure they’re fit for the next customer. This will involve repairs, servicing and maintenance of numerous forms of plant equipment, so it’s important that you know your technical stuff, as well as having a friendly, positive attitude at all times.
  • In all of our roles we’ll need you to have great team spirit, and be prepared to help out colleagues elsewhere in the branch when required.
  • To support this you will have a strong customer service ethic, preferably gained in a sales environment, and ideally have some experience of the Tool Hire industry.
  • Preparing customer orders, loading and unloading safely and satisfactorily, ensuring any technical problems, faults and repairs are dealt with efficiently
  • Ensure sales orders and delivery schedules are processed accurately and promptly.
  • Ensure the safety of self, colleagues and customers, by maintaining an up to date knowledge of Tool Hire H&S procedures and ensuring any maintenance meets the necessary standards and H&S certification is maintained
  • Participate in stock take duties as required

Am I who you are looking for?

First and foremost we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working; we innovate, we collaborate, we’re agile, we act with entrepreneurial spirit, and we’re supportive of and close to our customers. Does this sound like you?

For the Tool Hire Assistant specifically it is important that you have:

  • Driving is required with all roles therefore you must have a full driving license
  • Experience of towing desirable but we will provide full training.
  • Relevant product knowledge, preferably within hire business is a strong advantage
  • An interest in DIY, renovations or other relevant hobbies.
  • Experience of working within a sales driven environment is a strong advantage
  • Knowledge and understanding of Health & Safety regulations is desirable
  • Excellent customer service skills are essential
  • Must be able to work on own initiative and as part of a team

What about the business I’ll be joining?

There are32+ fascinating Saint-Gobain businesses that recruit talented people in the UK and Ireland. However, regardless of which business you join, you are assured to be welcomed into a professional and warm environment, where we value all of our employees equally and have a strong focus on their health, safety and wellbeing at all times.

This vacancy is working for Jewson - part of the Saint-Gobain group; Saint-Gobain isthe world leader in the habitat and construction markets, with over 170,000 employees and operations in 67 countries worldwide. With such a significant presence we are proud to offer our employees a career without boundaries… Are You In?

What will I get in return?

As part of the wider Saint-Gobain group, Jewson are able to offer a competitive starting salary and benefits package. In addition, you will have access to a career without boundaries - this could see you progressing within Jewson or in one of the other 30+ businesses in the UK. Progression in Saint-Gobain isn’t always upwards; talented employees also move into new and exciting functions or indeed overseas, to one of the 67 countries in which we operate. The one thing you can be sure of is that you can have an exciting and varied career at Saint-Gobain, where only you set the boundaries to your success.

What do I need to do now?

We would love to hear from you! In order to find out more and apply, please click below to register and submit your CV on our careers site. We will be in touch with you after your application to tell you about the next stages. 

Apply now
JEWS54570 Branch Manager Branch Mottingham SE9 4EN Thursday, 19th October +
Title
Branch Manager
Reference Number
JEWS54570
Location
Mottingham
Postcode
SE9 4EN
Salary
Competitive
Closing Date
Thursday, 19th October 2017
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Branch Manager – Jewson Builders Merchants

Backed by a well-respected organisation, working as a Branch Manager for one of the largest Building Merchants in the UK you’ll build strong relationships with staff and customers as you ensure sales and productivity targets are met and the highest standards of service are upheld.

Leading, training and developing your team while troubleshooting any problems that occur, you’ll be closely involved in everything from monitoring performance to co-coordinating promotional activity, analysing competitor activity and compiling reports for use in operational forecasting. That’s why you must be commercially minded with a good knowledge of warehouse, logistics, administrative, HR and health & safety procedures.

So are you up for handling the ultimate, frontline responsibility for a business and its goals? Could you help sustain a world class reputation?Then apply today!

What will I be doing in the role?

In the role as a Branch Manager you will;

  • You will be an inspiring leader, communicator and team builder
  • You will also be able to interpret complex information and act decisively on it.
  • Build and maintain effective relationships with the wider branch network to establish Jewson as an effective and profitable provider of building materials to its target customers.
  • Maintain own knowledge and to delivering a consistently great experience to customers to meet the requirements and standards of Jewson and the wider Saint Gobain brand.

Am I who you are looking for?

First and foremost we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working; we innovate, we collaborate, we’re agile, we act with entrepreneurial spirit, and we’re supportive of and close to our customers. Does this sound like you?

For the Branch Manager specifically it is important that you:

  • You have a background in management and face to face sales where you have achieved over and above the targeted results.
  • A superior focus on the customer is an inherent part of your character, you'll also have experience of meeting Training and Competence requirements and be fully accustomed to using office and sales support systems.
  • Have had exposure within the trade although we’ll offer full product training. So whether you come from a DIY, Plumbing, Timber or Insulation merchant or from outside of the industry, we know you’ll have a lot to offer and we’ll have a lot to offer you.
  • You will have a full, current and valid driver’s license owing to the occasional travel in the role.
  • But most of all, you will share our 100% dedication to delivering excellent customer care.

What will I get in return?

As part of the wider Saint-Gobain group, Jewson are able to offer a competitive starting salary and benefits package. In addition, you will have access to a career without boundaries - this could see you progressing within Jewson or in one of the other 30+ businesses in the UK.

Progression in Saint-Gobain isn’t always upwards; talented employees also move into new and exciting functions or indeed overseas, to one of the 67 countries in which we operate. The one thing you can be sure of is that you can have an exciting and varied career at Saint-Gobain, where only you set the boundaries to your success. With such a significant presence we are proud to offer our employees a career without boundaries… Are You In?

What are the benefits?

In addition to a competitive base salary plus an attractive bonus scheme, you will benefit from a significant focus on your own personal development and also have access to:

  • A company car
  • A defined contribution pension scheme.
  • 31 days holiday (increasing to 33 with service)
  • Flexible Holiday buy-sell scheme (allowing up to 3 days holiday to be bought or sold).
  • A defined share purchasing scheme (Each month you put away an agreed amount from your ‘pre-tax' pay and we use it to buy Saint-Gobain shares for you. As an added bonus, for every four shares you buy Saint-Gobain will give you an extra share free of charge).
  • As an employee you are automatically covered by the Saint-Gobain Life Assurance Scheme.
  • Staff discounts and various other benefits.

What do I need to do now?

We would love to hear from you! In order to find out more and apply, please click below to register and submit your CV on our careers site. We will be in touch with you after your application to tell you about the next stages.

AGENCY?

Please note that we have our own recruitment marketing and search functions alongside an already agreed set of agency partners and will not accept any third party CV’s/Applications from anyone unless invited to do so.

If you have any questions please get in touch with us by emailing recruitment@sgbd.co.uk

Apply now
JEWS54607 General Manager Branch Cornwall TR1 2XR Thursday, 19th October +
Title
General Manager
Reference Number
JEWS54607
Location
Cornwall
Postcode
TR1 2XR
Salary
Competitive
Closing Date
Thursday, 19th October 2017
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General Manager – Jewson Builders Merchants

Backed by a well-respected organisation, working as a General Manager for one of the largest Building Merchants in the UK you’ll build strong relationships with staff and customers as you ensure sales and productivity targets are met and the highest standards of service are upheld.

Leading, training and developing your team while troubleshooting any problems that occur, you’ll be closely involved in everything from monitoring performance to co-coordinating promotional activity, analysing competitor activity and compiling reports for use in operational forecasting. That’s why you must be commercially minded with a good knowledge of warehouse, logistics, administrative, HR and health & safety procedures.

So are you up for handling the ultimate, frontline responsibility for a business and its goals? Could you help sustain a world class reputation?Then apply today!

What will I be doing in the role?

In the role as a General Manager you will;

  • You should ensure achievement of branch / brand targets by continuously monitoring customer service and ensuring standards are maintained.
  • You will be an inspiring leader, communicator and team builder
  • You will also be able to interpret complex information and act decisively on it.
  • You will hold overall responsibility for Health and Safety procedures for the branch ensuring all measurements are achieved.
  • Build and maintain effective relationships with the wider branch network to establish Jewson as an effective and profitable provider of building materials to its target customers.
  • Maintain own knowledge and to delivering a consistently great experience to customers to meet the requirements and standards of Jewson and the wider Saint Gobain brand.

Am I who you are looking for?

First and foremost we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working; we innovate, we collaborate, we’re agile, we act with entrepreneurial spirit, and we’re supportive of and close to our customers. Does this sound like you?

For the General Manager specifically it is important that you:

  • Experience within the trade would be an advantage, although we’ll offer full product training. So whether you come from a DIY, Plumbing, Timber or Insulation merchant we know you’ll have a lot to offer and we’ll have a lot to offer you.
  • You will have a full, current and valid driver’s license owing to the occasional travel in the role.
  • You will have a background in management and face to face sales where you have achieved over and above the targeted results.
  • A superior focus on the customer is an inherent part of your character, you'll also have experience of meeting Training and Competence requirements and be fully accustomed to using office and sales support systems.
  • But most of all, you will share our 100% dedication to delivering excellent customer care.

What will I get in return?

As part of the wider Saint-Gobain group, Jewson are able to offer a competitive starting salary and benefits package. In addition, you will have access to a career without boundaries - this could see you progressing within Jewson or in one of the other 30+ businesses in the UK.

Progression in Saint-Gobain isn’t always upwards; talented employees also move into new and exciting functions or indeed overseas, to one of the 67 countries in which we operate. The one thing you can be sure of is that you can have an exciting and varied career at Saint-Gobain, where only you set the boundaries to your success

What are the benefits?

In addition to a competitive base salary plus an attractive bonus scheme, you will benefit from a significant focus on your own personal development and also have access to:

  • A company car
  • A defined contribution pension scheme.
  • 31 days holiday
  • Flexible Holiday buy-sell scheme (allowing up to 3 days holiday to be bought or sold).
  • A defined share purchasing scheme (Each month you put away an agreed amount from your ‘pre-tax' pay and we use it to buy Saint-Gobain shares for you. As an added bonus, for every four shares you buy Saint-Gobain will give you an extra share free of charge).
  • As an employee you are automatically covered by the Saint-Gobain Life Assurance Scheme.
  • Staff discounts and various other benefits.

What do I need to do now?

We would love to hear from you! In order to find out more and apply, please click below to register and submit your CV on our careers site. We will be in touch with you after your application to tell you about the next stages.

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JEWS51857 Senior Sales Advisor Branch Highgate N6 4JB Friday, 20th October +
Title
Senior Sales Advisor
Reference Number
JEWS51857
Location
Highgate
Postcode
N6 4JB
Salary
Competitive
Closing Date
Friday, 20th October 2017
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Senior Sales Advisor- Jewson

In everything we do, we aim to provide a personalised, knowledgeable and trustworthy service – efficiently helping both trades’ people and the general public in achieving their goals. For you, that means a fantastic work ethic, a happy environment and a great team around you.

Join the Jewson team and you’ll build productive and profitable relationships with your customers in the area, whilst ensuring our customer service is excellent at all times.

So are you up for handling the ultimate, frontline responsibility for a business and its goals? Could you help sustain a world class reputation?  Then apply today!

What will I be doing in the role?

  • The main purpose of your role will involve proactively maximising sales and margin, whilst developing and maintaining good customer relations within your branch.
  • You will need to build relationships with customers, both face to face and via the telephone, to help achieve sales growth for your branch. You will also be required to support the branch in all aspects of customer service.
  • You’ll carry out cash transactions, refunds and till processes accurately and in accordance with branch procedures.
  • You’ll keep up to date with your knowledge of products, technology and regulations.
  • Place direct sales orders, organise delivery times, and notify customers.
  • Your duties will include dealing with customers on a day to day basis on the counter and over the phone building long term relationships.
  • You will ensure all sales orders are promptly processed to meet customer needs.

Am I who you are looking for?

First and foremost we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working; we innovate, we collaborate, we’re agile, we act with entrepreneurial spirit, and we’re supportive of and close to our customers. Does this sound like you?

What do we look for in a Senior Sales Advisor?

  • You should have some customer service experience. If you know what great services looks like, sounds like and feels like. That’s really important to us.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Organised with a high level of accuracy and attention to detail.
  • The ability to multi task, prioritise and work under pressure
  • Positive outlook
  • A warm and friendly nature
  • You’ll be a personable and excellent team player.
  • More importantly, we are looking for someone with the right attitude and behaviours. Someone who is eager to learn and really develop themselves and the service our company can offer.

What are the benefits?

In addition to a competitive base salary plus an attractive bonus scheme, you will benefit from a significant focus on your own personal development and also have access to:

  • A defined contribution pension scheme.
  • 31 days holiday (increasing to 33 days with service)
  • Flexible Holiday buy-sell scheme (allowing up to 3 days holiday to be bought or sold).
  • A defined share purchasing scheme (Each month you put away an agreed amount from your ‘pre-tax' pay and we use it to buy Saint-Gobain shares for you. As an added bonus, for every four shares you buy Saint-Gobain will give you an extra share free of charge).
  • As an employee you are automatically covered by the Saint-Gobain Life Assurance Scheme.
  • Staff discounts and various other benefits.

Apply now