My client based who is a leading Builders Merchant is seeking an Assistant Manager to join their fast-growing team based in South Dublin. Excellent customer service is at the heart of the business and is a key requirement of the Assistant Manager role. This is an amazing opportunity to join a fast-growing company and develop your career. The ideal candidate will come with strong experience in achieving sales targets and be personable and enthusiastic.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Customer management: serving customers in the store and processing phone, email, and web orders (cash or credit account) in an efficient manner
  • Process incoming quotation requests and inquiries
  • Building strong working relationships with customers to understand their requirements
  • Identifying sales opportunities and offering advice and solutions to customers to achieve maximum sales
  • Maintaining a well-merchandised store/shop area and liaising with suppliers as required
  • Assisting with cycle counting and stock taking
  • Liaising with the Warehouse and Yard staff to help fulfil incoming orders
  • Dealing with other requests to support the busy operation as and when required
  • Following company policies and procedures from an operational and health and safety perspective

 

Skills and Experience

Educational/Experience

  • Leaving Certificate (or equivalent) or higher educational qualification preferred
  • Trade sales experience selling building materials or related industry preferred (3 years plus)
  • Strong industry and product knowledge (DIY and building materials products) preferred

Technical/Functional

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • IT literacy to include:
  • Microsoft Office suite (MS Outlook, Word, Excel)
  • POS/ERP system experience

Interpersonal Skills

  • Positive, can-do attitude
  • Ability to work well as part of a team
  • Flexible, self-starting, and ambitious to achieve strong sales results

Compensation & Benefits

  • Compensation and Benefits
  • An attractive salary will be on offer to the successful candidate
  • Overtime opportunities
  • On-site parking
  • Training and development will be provided, as required

If you’re interested in hearing more about this exciting opportunity, please send your CV to Orla today!

To apply for this job email your details to orla@stormrecruitment.ie