Location Birmingham

Branch manager – Birmingham – Building Materials

XXXX are one of UK’s leading family-owned distributors of building materials, specialising in insulation and drywall products, to the Irish and UK markets. Established over forty years ago, U Value has a history of servicing some of the largest Irish and British construction firms.

Description of role – Branch Manager – NEW BRANCH

Monday – Friday 

We are currently recruiting for a Branch Manager to join a family run Insulation business who specialise within general haulage and pallet network operations.

We are seeking a Branch Manager to open and lead a NEW BRANCH, being responsible growth and day-to day running of Sales and Operations Teams.

The Candidate:

  • Experience of working in a similar environment, ideally in an insulation distribution company or Builder’s Merchants
  • Experience of managing a team
  • Strong relationship building skills, with experience of dealing with a wide range of customers
  • Strong Organizational Skills
  • Excellent Problem Solving Skills and Attention to Details
  • Experience working with multiple departments and a fast-paced environment
  • Be Customer Service focused and have a proven track record for Customer Excellence
  • Experience in using Intact computer system (desirable)
  • Positive and a can do attitude.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Previous experience in Merchant, Logistic, Supply Chain Industry (desirable)


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • The role of a Branch Manager is to achieve outstanding performance in your branch, this includes both driving customer sales and developing brilliant people.
  • Ensuring your customers receive brilliant customer service
  • Managing your team well to get the best out of each person
  • Building on branch sales and profits
  • Having overall accountability for making sure that the branch maintains high operating standards
  • Generating new customers
  • Training your team, and ensuring their product knowledge is relevant and up to date
  • Managing your stock effectively and properly utilising your vehicles • Ensuring all mandatory training is completed and our branch is a safe place to work
  • Manging and co-ordinating the branch stocktakes
  • Any other duties as required

Branch manager – Birmingham – Building Materials