Assistant Manager

Location Hardingstone
Discipline: Commercial Vehicles, Plant Hire, Tool Hire, Pumps, Builders Merchants, Agricultural, Non Mechanical, Fleet Management, Quarrying, Piling, Groundcare, Construction Plant
Associated job titles: Administrator, Yard Supervisor, Yard Manager, Branch Manager, Tool Hire Supervisor , Team Leader , Senior Hire Controller , Depot Manager , Rental Supervisor , Tool Hire Manager, Assistant Manager
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £30k - 36k per year + Bonus
Contact name: Leo Edwards

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01933 667223
Job ref: 40528a
Published: 17 days ago

Are you an Assistant Manager in merchant management or in a fairly senior role within a merchant & want to join a key Global player in civils? If so read on this could be your next role! 


After another record year of smashing sales targets & bringing in unseen profit growth across the UK now is the time in Northampton to add to the team. 

NEW Assistant Manager Opportunity working within a trade counter and merchant environment. This is a specialist business with an unrivalled reputation in the construction, building, civil engineering and agricultural markets.


FULL TRAINING on products is there although you will bring a quick to learn attitude, a record of managing staff and a drive to grow your branch/team and key accounts in return for a package of £45k within 2 years*

Our client is a leading national company within the merchant sector. They are currently recruiting for an Assistant Manager to head up their branch in the Northampton area. You will shape and run this business reporting only into the cluster manager. 

The Assistant Manager role may suit a Trade counter /merchants background of a current manager, supervisor, team leader or any other leadership type role in this sector!

Responsibilities of the Assistant Manager

  • General administration duties
  • Manage the trade counter
  • Monitoring departmental workloads and deployment of staff
  • Assist with supervising, training, and ongoing development of the team
  • Liaise with colleagues to ensure that equipment is available for delivery at designated dates/times
  • Pro-actively always promote the Company

They supply a wide range of non-mechanical plant, consumables and components across a variety of sectors including Civil Engineers, House Builders, Building Contractors, Renewable Energy, Utilities, Construction and Builders Merchants.


Benefits for the Assistant Manager

  • You will be eligible for two separate bonus schemes 
  • As you will be part of a global business - training & progression is limitless
  • Ongoing coaching/mentoring at your pace and when you need it.


* In theory high achievers could earn around £48k in the 1st year or so! 

You can learn more about the Assistant Manager role by applying or via 01933 667223 /