Trade Sales Manager - Mt Maunganui

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  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Management
  • Business Group:PlaceMakers
  • Location:Mount Maunganui
  • Job Reference:PMK 22341
  • Closing Date:24 Sep 2021


PlaceMakers is New Zealand's leading and largest supplier of building materials to New Zealand’s commercial and residential construction markets. Part of New Zealand’s largest listed company, Fletcher Building, we employ more than 2,100 people in over 60 locations across the country and stock more than 100,000 product lines from concrete to paint and plasterboard.

Help us build New Zealand! Our motto is that nobody is easier to do business with. Trade continues to be a growing part of our business and we’re looking for someone with the passion to ensure that we continue to be the leading supplier for New Zealand’s building industry.

The Role:

Reporting to the Branch Operator, the Trade Sales Manager will be responsible for ensuring that the team deliver excellent customer service and solutions-focused sales support. You will take responsibility for meeting your team targets by maximizing sales opportunities focusing on new customer acquisition whilst maintaining our high value trade customers. This is a hands-on supervisory role that will require a multi-skilled leader with a balanced approach to manage day-to-day activities and management responsibilities including but not limited to - 

Management of key accounts
Financial and sales performance reporting
Promotion and expansion of our trade business and installed solutions within the broader market
Ongoing team coaching and training 

About you:

With proven history in driving sales performance you are highly motivated, self-driven and capable of building a high-performing team with a strong sales focus. You’re passionate, innovative and ready to push yourself and your team to meet and exceed performance targets with the ability to communicate effectively at all levels with care and consideration.

Additional skills and experience required:

Hands-on leadership style with positive and engaging personality to drive the best out of your team
Strong business acumen and proficiency in computer systems
In depth understanding of the full sales process within the building industry is highly preferred

What’s in it for you? 

You will be leading a high-performing and diverse team of people which will be an exciting challenge for the successful candidate in this role!  You will be rewarded with a competitive base salary, incentives, company vehicle, tools of trade and many genuine opportunities for professional development within PlaceMakers and the wider Fletcher Building Group.

Register your interest today!

Please note, a full medical including a drug test will be required as well as the legal right to work in NZ indefinitely.