Scunthorpe: Plumbing & Heating Manager

Location:                   Howarth Timber & Building Supplies Limited, Scunthorpe

Salary:                       Competitive

About us

With 180 years' trading experience, the Howarth Timber Group has grown to provide not only the widest range of products, but expertise, service and knowledge you can rely on. Customers are at the heart of everything we do. With a nationwide network of branches supplying timber and building materials, kitchens and a dedicated manufacturing division supplying specialist timber engineering services, the Howarth Timber Group is focused on providing market leading choice, quality, service and value.

The Role

  • Lead an effective Plumbing & Heating department
  • Demonstrate a good working knowledge of P&H products
  • Create profitable sales growth
  • Manage specific customer pricing terms
  • Maintain working relationship with customers and suppliers
  • Efficiently manage all aspects of P&H stock and stock counts
  • Merchandising P&H shop floor area, in compliance with Health & Safety policy and procedures at all times
  • Invoicing and processing all sales accurately
  • Any other duties deemed reasonable within the scope of the job role

Essential Skills

  • Excellent plumbing & heating product knowledge
  • Effective communication skills
  • Be able to demonstrate a successful sales history

What we offer

Howarth Timber is a family-owned company valuing all colleagues, with a desire to provide colleague benefits that are truly valuable and valued by the group.   Benefits include but are not limited to:

  • 31 days’ holiday, inclusive of Statutory Bank Holidays
  • Employee Referral Scheme: an ability to earn £500 for each successful HGV Driver referral
  • Length of service awards
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Company sick pay
  • Employee Assistance Programme, (24/7 helpline, counselling sessions, legal, debt and life management advice line)
  • Benefits Hub (inc discounts on gift cards, travel, cinema tickets, to name a few)
  • Colleague Merchant Branch discount
  • Excellent training and development

How to Apply

Applicants should put their application in writing enclosing their CV to the following:

External applicants:  Andy Buzza, Branch Manager, by email to [email protected]


Closing date:        31st August 2022