Timber Support Manager - Saint Gobain Building Distribution - Midlands and East

St Gobain Building Distribution Ltd
08 Aug 2017
19 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Timber Support Manager – Saint Gobain Building Distribution - Midlands and East

What will I be doing in the role?

Support the Timber Specialist Branches (TSBs) to ensure core elements of the ‘specialism’ are maintained and enhanced

Support the implementation of the Category projects as required

Work with your line manager to assist operational managers with the monitoring of stock quality and provide support to resolve any issues which may arise between operations and suppliers.

Merchandising – support with the engagement of key suppliers to support all aspects of the role (training, stock, POS etc)

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?

You will need a full UK driving license as you will be required to cover the midlands and East of the UK and travel to our branches

Previous training experience would be advantageous

Must be a self - starter with the ability to work to deadlines

You must be accurately and timely

A team player

Good business knowledge with an understanding of the workings of other functions (Would be advantageous)

What about the business I’ll be joining?

There are 32+ 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 Saint-Gobain Building Distribution, the 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 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.


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.

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