Commercial Director – Nationwide/M62/M1 Corridor

Published:  18 August, 2017

This will be a multidisciplinary role, responsible for the management of 23 staff within the following departments, which support the merchant branch network: Category Management/Buying, Marketing, Field Sales Management, Online, Contracts Office and Sustainability.

The ideal candidate will have proven leadership experience with excellent people management skills, as well as a good understanding of the merchant sector and the areas they will be managing.

A competitive salary, car, profit-related bonus and other benefits associated with these positions are offered.

Howarth Timber & Building Supplies Limited is an independent, family-owned timber and builders’ merchant, currently with 31 branches. It is part of the Howarth Timber Group, which was established in 1840 and employs over 1,000 staff.

Due to continued growth, and further anticipated expansion and diversification, the company has conducted a review, which has resulted in new positions being required. The new roles will be part of the Senior Leadership team, and report directly into the Managing Director.

How to Apply

Any applicants who are interested in applying for the position of Commercial Director should please send their application, including a CV, to Sally Greenough, PA to MD & HR Assistant, via email at by 4.00pm on Friday 29 September 2017.

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