General Manager – Somercotes

  • Job Reference: 00000044-1
  • Date Posted: 4 November 2017
  • Recruiter: OliverMak Associates
  • Location: Derby
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Executive Positions
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: stephen slater
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 0113 220 4741

Job Description

General Manager – Somercotes

Closing date – 9th October 2016

Salary: Competitive salary

Our client is renowned amongst retailers and caterers throughout the North, as the region’s foremost independent Cash and Carry and proud owner of Go Local, one of the country’s fastest growing symbol groups.

They have a very ambitious long term strategy and are keen to bring on board exceptional individuals to join their very exciting company - they are employee owned which means they do things a little bit differently.

This truly is a very rare opportunity to join their Company in the role as General Manager.

They have a very exciting long term strategy planned for their Company and they are looking for an individual with proven business and commercial acumen, ideally with industry experience. Reporting into the Board, you will have an overview approach in which you recommend suggestions, successfully implement change and ensure all decisions made are in the best interests to ensure your depot implements this strategy.

The customer is at the heart of everything they do and you will deliver excellent, best in class customer service throughout together with:-

  • Continuing and nurturing the relationships with existing customers whilst developing strategies to bring on board new customers
  • Ensuring supply chain and operational efficiencies are maintained to the highest standard
  • Increasing sales
  • Maximising the financial performance whilst having a strong understanding of the Depot’s P&L
  • Providing compliance on all due diligence checks, legal requirements and Company policies

Your coaching and supportive leadership style will be balanced with the ability to drive results. Confident and articulate you will gain respect through your knowledge, experience and style and have a passion for customer service and continuous improvement.

If you are passionate about making a success of everything you do and are looking to develop your career within their exciting Company and possess the above mentioned skills and experience then we welcome your application for this General Manager position.