|Job Description :
Ferguson is the largest wholesale distributor of residential and commercial plumbing supplies and pipe, valves and fittings in the U.S. The company is also a major distributor of HVAC equipment, fire protection systems, waterworks and industrial products and services. Ferguson and its subsidiaries serve customers in all 50 states, Puerto Rico, Mexico and the Caribbean.
Ferguson is currently seeking the right individual to fill an immediate need for a Branch Manager in our Houston, TX location. This location sells commercial plumbing and mechanical material.
This position leads local operations of this location which includes a Counter, Warehouse, and Pipe Fabrication facility. The successful candidate will establish relationships with our Commercial/Mechanical Contractors to grow sales.
Reports to Area Manager
Direct oversight of 5 to 8 associates
Provide leadership for the organization’s customer-facing associates and branch functions
Develop a team with focus on customer service, policy and strategy implementation
Run the overall operation of a branch location including hiring, coaching, and scheduling of employees to ensure efficient and quality branch operations
Maintain inventories at adequate levels, promote sales, and maintain the appearance of the branch
Build and maintain an environment of engagement by listening to feedback from leaders, associates, and customers and implementing solutions to solve problems
Analyze store data and identify areas of opportunity, and implement solutions to continuously improve the overall performance of the location
Performs all work in accordance with established safety standards and adheres to all safety policies, rules, regulations and procedures
2+ years leadership/management experience is preferred
Prior industry experience is strongly preferred
Ability to lead and empower individuals and teams
Ability to organize, prioritize, multi-task and effectively lead through stressful situations
Proven track record to use data and metrics to implement effective solutions
Demonstrated success in problem solving and delivering results
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Knowledge of Microsoft Office software (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, etc.)
Ferguson is dedicated to providing meaningful benefits programs and products to our associates and their families—geared toward benefits, wellness, financial protection, and retirement savings. Ferguson offers a competitive benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, retirement savings with company match, paid leave (vacation, sick, personal, holiday, and parental), employee assistance programs, associate discounts, community involvement opportunities, and much more!
The Company is an equal opportunity employer as well as a government contractor that shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a), which prohibits discrimination against qualified protected Veterans and the requirements of 41 CFR 60-741.5(A), which prohibits discrimination against qualified individuals on the basis of disability.
Ferguson Enterprises, LLC. is an equal employment employer F/M/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.
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