Branch Manager - Lifting Equipment

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Construction & Property
Job Type
Permanent/Full Time
Date Posted
29th November 2017

Job Description

Assistant Branch Manager

Salary: Negotiable, dependant upon experience + profit related bonus
Benefits – Childcare vouchers, Bike to work scheme, Pension Scheme & Eye care Vouchers Location: Leyland, PR25 3GR
Start Date: Immediate start available
Hours of Work: Monday – Friday 07:30am – 5:30pm

For this position, we are looking for an enthusiastic, driven, articulate individual to assist in the management of our Preston Branch based on the following list of job responsibilities:
  • Deputise in the Branch Manager’s absence
  • Operational control of the Branch location including effective co-ordination and scheduling of delivery
    and collections to customers and in conjunction with our other branches
  • Complete all paperwork on time and with accuracy, such as LGUK contracts, purchase orders, picking
    notes, vehicle maintenance and weekly reports & invoicing
  • Deal with customer enquiries, provide prices and build/ maintain relationships
  • Be sales focused
  • Administer orders through the company systems and follow set procedures
  • Understand the branches financial performance, provide reports, meet targets and budget/manage all
  • Negotiate good deals with suppliers to ensure a maximum return for the business
  • Managing of the branch team both office and workshop based
  • Facilitate customer test/inspection procedures
  • Ensure a high level of health and safety is maintained at all times
Skills & Qualifications
  • Managerial skills
  • IT literate – confident in using various systems
  • Good transport knowledge within the area would be beneficial but not essential
  • Organisation
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • A* - C GCSE or equivalent in Maths & English - Desirable
  • Drive and intelligence
  • Excellent communication skills both telephone and face to face
  • Quick to learn
  • Interest in the products

Lifting Gear UK Limited is a rapidly expanding and successful business specialising in the supply of equipment for various different applications relating to Lifting & Handling. Our service that we offer includes the Hire, Sale, Repair, Inspection, Testing and Design & Fabrication of most types of lifting related equipment on a regional, national & international level.

The company operates from 10 strategically placed branch locations those being Preston, Manchester, Liverpool, Leeds, West London, East London, Glasgow, Birmingham, Middlesbrough and Bridgwater that employs around 90 full time staff between its sites.

We also have a Lifting Projects division based in Preston, which specialises in Heavy Lifting Equipment, Contract Lifting and Bespoke Fabrication. Lifting Gear UK started in 2007 and shows sustainable growth year on year

It would be beneficial to have knowledge of lifting equipment or have related industry experience, it is not essential.

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