Branch Supervisor

  • Job Reference: 00001049-1
  • Date Posted: 4 May 2022
  • Recruiter: Lawsons (Wandsworth)
  • Location: Wandsworth
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Administration, Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Lawsons is one of the largest independent timber, building and fencing merchants in London and the South East of England. To which they are looking for a Branch Supervisor to come in and join their busy team!

Job Purpose Statement: 

As a Branch Supervisor you will provide support to the Branch Management team in helping to deliver the overall success of all branch functions. You will effectively supervise all operational activities, sales & margin, recruitment, Health & Safety and build rapport with both staff and customers. 

Key Accountabilities:

  • Meeting Sales, Margin and Profit budgets, whilst controlling costs, as agreed
  • Ensure Lawsons best practice, standards and company policies are met
  • Motivate the individuals within your team
  • Regularly communicate branch and company performance to the team
  • Take overall responsibility for all administrative and auditable tasks
  • Contribute and communicate ideas, proposals and initiatives for improving operations and administration procedures, to develop / expand the company
  • Adhere to the company’s high standards of Health & Safety and Security
  • Capitalise on opportunities for cost savings across the business
  • Deputise for the Assistant Manager in their absence 

Personal Profile:

  • Role-model (holding high level of integrity, honesty and confidentiality within the branch
  • Excellent communication, influencing and negotiating skills, both oral and written.
  • Ability to prioritise responsibilities under pressure and be self-motivated
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Ability to be hands-on where needed and lead from the front when required
  • Someone who will promote and adhere to the company’s cultures, values and professionalism
  • Desire to progress into Branch Management 

Knowledge and Experience:

  • Commercial Awareness of the Industry
  • Excellent IT skills (Word, Outlook, Excel)
  • Previous Sales and Operations Experience

45 hours a week. Monday to Friday 7am - 4:45pm.

Salary dependant on experience.

Interested? Then please click the apply button  now!