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About The Role

Against the backdrop of a global pandemic, Nisbets have once again proven their ability to innovate and diversify in response to market challenges and continue to build a strong and stable business. Our ambitions remain strong as we continually seek out opportunities to expand our reach and grow our brand in existing and new markets, something we have done very successfully in the last year. We live and breathe our values and they are the cornerstone of our success. Simple – Supportive – Switched on. Everything we do is designed to cut out complexity and make life more straightforward, we are dependable and dedicated and share ideas to support and inspire our customers. So, does this sound like the kind of place you would like to work?

Following a reorganisation of our Regional Sales team, Nisbets are changing to a Regional Operating Model which brings our Field Sales and stores closer together, working under a Regional Manager. This new structure will bring about a more cohesive and collaborative approach to how we operate and will have huge benefits for our teams, but also our customers. 

Due to the continued success of the region and an internal promotion, we are seeking a dynamic and driven Regional Manager to lead our London team. You will oversee both our sales and retail teams in the region and coach and develop them to reach their full potential to hit their KPI’s and sales targets. This is a great role for someone who is likely to be working in retail or hospitality now and seeking a role with more autonomy and wants to work for a leading brand with an entrepreneurial mindset. You will be extremely well supported and get to work with other experienced regional managers who can share best practice with you and help you to find the solutions you need to be successful.

What will I be doing?

  • Take full accountability for the achievement of all regional targets and initiatives, working within agreed budgets.
  • Responsible for delivery of revenue budget across all channels including national, regional and digital
  • Work closely with the internal sales team to create a process ensuring all referred leads are managed
  • Create a disciplined cadence to monitor and drive daily sales via Quote log, outbound calls , conversion rates etc
  • Build relationships through personal visits and contact with high potential customers and prospects as necessary
  • Help create monthly and annual targets for sales and retail teams, with bespoke activity KPI’s in place for all Ensure that team KPIs such as, service levels, attrition, quote & order fulfilment are in line with Nisbets 2021 plan
  • Carry out field accompaniments and store assessments, to formally assess and set improvement targets.
  • Performance manage all identified issues ensuring team adheres strictly to required ways of working and reporting
  • Ensure full delivery of the regional promotional programme across all stores and customers via all channels
  • Ensure effective communication is maintained with all departments and create close links across the organisation
  • Prepare & run regional meetings as required to deliver Regional sales strategy
  • Attend all meetings as required by the Head of Regional Sales, Providing appropriate & timely reports as required

About You

What are we looking for?

  • Experience in field sales / National Account management / Retail Sales
  • Strong understanding of customer and market dynamics and requirements
  • Accomplished manager of sizeable teams
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Highly developed problem solving skills and analytical ability
  • Good command of Microsoft Office packages (Word, Excel, P/P, Outlook)
  • An eye for detail & able to transfer ideas into reality 
What can I expect?

We recognise that people are our biggest asset and we aim to offer a supportive work environment in which all people can thrive. As a family owned business we have very much maintained that sense of family in all our teams, where we all pull together to achieve success. This has perhaps been even more important in the last year facing the challenges that a global pandemic have thrown at us. We look after you too, as an employee you will receive a really good range of benefits on top of your competitive salary and bonus scheme, which includes:-

  • An attendance allowance which can means up to 4 additional days annual leave or a cash bonus
  • Huge discounts on our full range of products
  • Colleague profit share paid as an annual bonus

About Us

Here at Nisbets, we aim high and we dream big. From a one-man operation in 1983, to the UK’s market leader today – it’s always been our determination to hit whatever goal we set ourselves, no matter how big. And we’ve done it time and time again.

We’re looking for experts. Passionate, forward thinkers who obsess about our customers as much as we do. We need strivers, trailblazers and problem solvers who are as determined to grow, develop and succeed as we are.
We’re determined to take the next step. But we need your help to do it. It’s all about you.

If you’re looking for a forward-thinking business on which to leave your mark; where your work is valued; Where you’ll test your skills and then develop them further than you thought you could - Nisbets is for you.
You’ll be pushing the boundaries with us, day in day out. You’ll work in a fast-paced, ever changing environment. You’ll collaborate with a wide range of other experts around the business, bringing big ideas to life, and play a leading role in taking our journey to the next level.

We are a  business with heart. From the small indie diner to the Michelin-star restaurant, Nisbets deliver the equipment they need to excel.  If you join our team you’ll be working in a family-owned business that isn’t afraid to let you grow. That understands the value of innovation.
And that puts our impact on the environment, our commitment to ethical trading and our determination to being a fully transparent business at the forefront of all we do.

Ready to take the next step with us? Apply today.

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