Branch Manager

Location: Leicester

East Midlands

Other information: 40 hours per week

Salary: Competitive Salary

Reference #: 129855

About the role


Based in Leicester, this small branch is seeking a friendly and experienced Branch Manager to join their team. You will be responsible for controlling branch costs, budgeting and managing profit performance. This role will be focusing on our Cooling side of the business where you will be responsible for growing the specialism. Cooling experience is essential for the role.


Typical working hours will be on a rota basis between the hours of: Monday-Friday 7:30am-5pm and Saturday 8am-12pm


Main duties are:

  • Staff management
  • Driving sales and branch performance
  • Implementing branch procedures
  • Supporting sales, warehouse and administration

About you


Your motivation and ability to inspire people will play a big part in your success within this role. Our managers are hands-on, and lead by example, focused on driving the team to reach sales and branch targets. This role is focusing on Cooling so it is essential to have the knowledge to be able to hit the ground running. 


About your development and benefits


We aim to unlock your potential and equip you with all the skills required to move to the next stage in your career with us. This all starts with your induction where you get to know us and our business and continues with relevant training and development. 


Our people get benefits including:

  • Pension plan
  • Holiday - 23 days increasing to 25 after 2 years’ service
  • Staff discount
  • Profit share.
  • Company car


About us


In the past, we operated under different brand names, such as Plumb Center, Parts Center, Drain Center, Pipe Center and Climate Center as separate businesses. Now, our customers can find all our products under one roof. We work with building and trade professionals every day. And by understanding their businesses, the products they want and the quality service they need, we aim to help them achieve more for their own customers.


From our offices in Royal Leamington Spa and Ripon, to our five distribution centres and over 600 branches up and down the country, our people work together to give our customers great service every day. It is a huge operation that involves one of the country’s largest fleets of specialist commercial vehicles and it’s backed by cutting-edge warehousing and customer focused supply chain.


Wolseley UK the country’s largest plumbing, heating and cooling trade specialist merchant and we aim to be the first choice specialist merchant for trade customers. We’re the UK operating company of Ferguson plc, a FTSE 100 company with revenues of over $18 billion.



Closing Date: 25/01/19

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