Assistant Retail Manager | Metford

  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Customer Service
  • Business Group:Tradelink
  • Location:Metford
  • Job Reference:TRL/10031283
  • Closing Date:05 Dec 2019


Why Join Tradelink?

Our Tradelink branches offer a close-knit team environment combined with the benefits of an extensive national branch network as well as the support of Fletcher Building - an international player within the building and construction industry. In addition to career opportunities within management and sales fields, Tradelink also offers the following to their team members. In addition to career opportunities within management and sales fields, Tradelink also offers the following to their team members:

  • Staff discounts including banking, optical, health insurance and of course with Fletcher Building businesses  
  • Fantastic on the job and structured training
  • Tradelink branded uniforms
  • Corporate share scheme – giving you access to company ownership

About the Opportunity 

No day will be the same in this busy role! You will take on the following duties and responsibilities:

  • Demonstrating industry leading customer service both face to face and on the phone 
  • Supervision of branch staff including delegation of tasks, and maintaining a safe workplace 
  • Management of key customer accounts, quoting and administrative and financial support 
  • Working in collaboration with the Branch Manager to ensure Branch goals and targets are met and exceeded

About You

We are looking to hear from candidates who have the following skills, experience and attributes:

  • Previous experience in a front-line customer service role 
  • Experience supervising, training or supporting staff 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
  • A positive, can-do approach to leadership with the ability to have tough conversations yet inspire your team

To be successful you don’t need experience in the building or construction industry! Our most successful team members have learnt on the job and are energetic and committed to a long-term career within the business. 

Agencies please note: This recruitment assignment is being managed directly by our Fletcher Building Talent Acquisition team. We will certainly reach out to our external partners if we require additional talent options. Your respect for this process is appreciated.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strive to create an inclusive environment for all our employees. We welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply to any of our vacant positions. Talk to us about our flexible working arrangements and career pathways