Branch Manager (Glanbia CountryLife, Ballyhale, Co. Kilkenny)


Branch Manager Required for Glanbia CountryLife, Ballyhale, Co. Kilkenny

Key Responsibilities;

·       Developing future sales strategy for the site to ensure that operating profit is exceeded on an annual basis.

·       Managing the branch in line with set annual budgets.

·       Developing customer relationships and providing superior customer service.

·       Growing sales across all our product ranges in Agri and Retail.

·       Managing the day-to-day operations, people and costs.

·       Ensuring efficient and timely stock management.

·       Ensuring the branch presentation is to the highest retail standards.

·       Managing all stakeholders’ including internal & external stakeholders, local advisory committees, etc.

·       Adhering fully to all Glanbia policies, processes and procedures.

·       Living the Glanbia Values on a daily basis.

Key Requirements:

·       A professional qualification in Agriculture or a related discipline.

·       A strong and wide knowledge of all Agri sectors.

·       An excellent understanding of retail standards and a keen interest in this area.

·       Strong knowledge of computer systems – SAP, EPOS, and Microsoft.

Competencies / Skills:

·       Ability to multitask and to consistently deliver high standard quality work in a busy environment.

·       Excellent planning and organisational skills with the ability to prioritise.

·       A friendly, outgoing personality, excellent customer service skills and ambition to deliver beyond customers’ expectation.

·       Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills.

·       Ability to lead and develop a team.

Excellent team work skills as well as the ability to work on own initiative.