Assistant Branch Manager

WAUCONDA, IL, US

Company: 001 - NORTH DIVISION 
Location: 1120 NORTH RAND ROAD  WAUCONDA, IL 60084, US
Employment Status: Regular 
 

Christine Susan Croteau

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Assistant Branch Manager

 

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Are you ready to help lead a dynamic team that competes to win every day?  Beacon is looking for motivated, results driven top performers to help us maintain and grow our proven success in Wauconda IL.

 

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">If you think you can keep up with our fast paced, team environment, join us in building materials distribution leadership and grow your career as part of our Beacon Nation!

 

 

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">We are looking for bright minds that share a passion for people and our customers and can deliver on expectations. If you are ready for this challenge, please apply today!

 

 

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Beacon Building Products is currently seeking an Assistant Branch Manager that will assist the Branch Manager in directing the effective and efficient operation of a branch ensure we are providing quality products and high levels of service, while ensuring the continued profitability of the branch.

 

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Primary Function: 

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">To <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">promote and generate sales of building products by assisting the Branch Manager. 

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Secondary function: Supervises the Counter staff and, as necessary, drivers and warehouse staff. Perform the duties of Manager in the Manager’s absence. 

 

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Key Responsibilities:

  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Ability to execute all tasks of inside/outside sales positions and is a role model
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Responsible for facilities management, overall branch cleanliness and showroom merchandising  
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Manages all day to day activities of the staff in the absence of the District Manager
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Schedules and approves hours for Inside Sales and Office staff
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Trains all new hires on best practice, provides hands-on coaching and is a mentor in development
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Accountable for all selection and performance of branch personnel
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Completes all appropriate training programs
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Demonstrates an in-depth knowledge of Trend
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Troubleshoots issues when problems arise
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Determines best practice for branch staff and leads change initiatives
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Executes team building and motivation exercises with branch staff
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Demonstrates quality leadership and imparts company's ideals to staff
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Works with District Manager to learn and contribute to improving branch performance
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Promotes teamwork for all branch staff
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Assists in vendor and customer communications
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Promotes relationship building to sales staff
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Performs other duties as assigned

 

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Professional Skills:

  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Ability to work well with people
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Ability to understand needs of employees
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Knowledge of all equipment and Allied products
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Customer service skills
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Written and verbal communication skills
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Ability to prioritize many tasks
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Time management skills
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Ability to delegate tasks
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Follow-up skills
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Negotiation skills
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Willingness to develop new and existing skills through educational programs with both company provided and vendor supported training.

 

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Experience:

  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Customer service and supervisory experience
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Knowledge of computers
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Managerial experience in a team-based environment
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Experience in multitasking
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Experience in general accounting practices
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Experience in inter-personal employee relations (reviews, goal setting, etc.)

Company: 001 - NORTH DIVISION 
Location: 1120 NORTH RAND ROAD  WAUCONDA, IL 60084, US
Employment Status: Regular 
 

 

Beacon's competitive advantage is our people and our value proposition is the differentiator. 

-— Christopher Harrison
Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer 


Nearest Major Market: Chicago