Branch Manager


AB Equipment Ltd


An opportunity is available for a highly motivated, self-driven Branch Manager who can demonstrate both strong people development skills and has a proven operational background. Based in Christchurch, this key management position forms an integral part of this iconic New Zealand Business, AB Equipment Limited. AB Equipment operates throughout New Zealand with a complete and fully owned network with continued on-going success through its 18 branches.

Reporting to the South Island Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for operational efficiency, leading, coaching and developing the team of upwards 30 staff that are truly passionate about their industry. The role actively focuses on developing business to ensure revenue and branch KPIs surpass agreed targets in conjunction with exceeding customer service expectations.

Key responsibilities:

  • Develop and execute the branch strategy to meet and exceed budget in line with the company vision and strategic initiatives 
  • Lead and develop staff to provide a premium service to its customers 
  • Build and maintain key business relationships 
  • Ensure compliance of Health and Safety polices and all legal requirements are being maintained.

To be successful you will need:

  • The ability to engage with stakeholders and implement strategy 
  • Strong numeracy skills: the ability to analyse, forecast, budget and evaluate variances and make recommendations for improvement 
  • Ability to influence and motivate others to achieve the business vision 
  • Strong negotiation and relationship skills 
  • Excellent communication skills 
  • Resilience and determination 
  • Organisational and delegation skills 
  • Proven track record of successful profit centre management and business development.

This is an exciting and rewarding role that will suit those motivated by a challenge.

If this sounds like your next role and you are legally entitled to work in New Zealand, then please apply now.

For further information on the role, contact Jade Stevenson on 027 550 8068

Applications close: Sunday 29 April 2018

This job listing will expire on 29 April 2018

Contact Information:

Jade Stevenson
027 550 8068