Branch Manager - Builders Merchant




Anita Dale




Construction & Property


10% bonus, pension contribution, competitive holiday

Start Date

An experienced Branch Manager is sought by a leading Builders Merchant to join their team based at their Finchley depot.

The Role:

As Branch Manager you’ll play a vital role in ensuring that the day-to-day operations run smoothly and will be responsible for a team of up to 10 persons, ensuring that all tasks are carried out efficiently and accurately, and that implemented methods are followed in their entirety and that the organisation runs to its maximum productivity. Your day to day responsibilities will include:

  • Improve the operational systems, processes and policies
  • Manage and increase the effectiveness and efficiency of Support Services
  • Lead long-term planning including operational excellence, such as Health and Safety
  • Ensure processes e.g. goods are picked in time and in full; goods “out loaded” are checked before leaving; and goods “Inbound” are checked for accuracy before accepted and off loaded
  • Ensuring goods are stored as per branch location plan
  • Oversee production to ensure orders are fulfilled and stock is at required level and quality
  • Develop plan for Internal and External housekeeping: – ensure branch is in first class order
  • Complete Monthly Health & Safety audits
  • Regular meetings with Operations Manager on business needs and performance of team
  • Contribute to short- and long-term organisational planning and strategy

The successful Branch Manager will ideally have most of the following:

  • 3 years’ experience in a similar role within the building/construction industry is essential
  • Organised and result focused
  • Supportive and understanding of business needs
  • Tenacious approach to problem solving
  • Ability to harness a fast paced environment to encourage teamwork, energy and creativity
  • Strong leadership and good communication skills
  • Hours of work: Monday- Friday at 07:00am-5.30pm and alternate Saturday 7.00am – 3.00pm

A forward-thinking Builders Merchant established for over 30 years and with two successful branches around London, they’re focused on helping customers grow their business with the best product range. A growing company within their sector, they are always looking for the next opportunity to take the business to the next level.


  • £38,000 – £40,000 depending on salary
  • Pension contribution
  • 10% bonus
  • Competitive holiday allowance

Branch Manager

Finchley, North London

£38,000 – £40,000 + bonus + benefits






United Kingdom


31000 - 40000

Job Type:



Full Time

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