The Company

Grant & Stone is a local, independent, family run company that’s been established for 30 years.

Our expanding network of building & plumbing merchants, electrical wholesalers and kitchen & bathroom showrooms spread across Buckinghamshire, Berkshire, Hertfordshire, Middlesex and Oxfordshire and boast an annual turnover of around £70 million.

Our staff have the opportunity to develop and progress within a growing company and have a real impact on our success. In turn they are recognised for their hard work with competitive salaries with annual reviews, discounted gym memberships, access to subsidised private healthcare, specialist training and a friendly work environment.

We recruit for a variety of positions across our branches on an ongoing basis, so if you are enthusiastic, hardworking and customer focused then why not send your CV  and covering letter to Sue Wiblin or Bryony Marriott at  recruitment@grantandstone.co.uk

Please state in your email or covering letter which position you are applying for.

 

 

Branch Manager

We are now recruiting for the role of a highly motivated Branch Manager based at our Aylesbury Plumbing Merchants branch.

As the branch Manager you will be entrusted to build and maintain effective relationships with customers and staff, managing day to day operations and stock, upholding health and safety standards within the branch, ensuring that your branch delivers excellent customer service and generally making your branch a great place to work.

For the Branch Manager, it is important that you have a background in management and face to face sales, and have had significant exposure within the trade.

You will have had experience of, and be fully accustomed to using computer programmes in regard to sales functions and general management systems.

Great commercial and financial awareness is a must as is a full, current and valid driver’s license. If you are interested in this position, please email your CV to recruitment@grantandstone.co.uk

 

HGV Driver

We are looking for a HGV driver to join our Spencers Wood, Reading Builders Merchant Branch.

In this role you will be expected to undertake driving responsibilities including the delivery of building materials to our customers. You must be able to work well under pressure and provide excellent customer service at all times.

We are looking for a candidate that holds a HGV Class 2 Licence as well as valid CPC cards. It would be an advantage to have a Hiab licence.

This position will also involve occasional work within the yard.

To apply please email your CV to  recruitment@grantandstone.co.uk

Van Drivers

Our Plumbing branches based in Reading and Aylesbury and our Electrical branch in Maidenhead are on the lookout for skilled and enthusiastic Van Drivers to join their teams. 

The ideal candidate will be able to cope with a high number of deliveries in both the wider local area and London, and preferably will have experience of driving this area on a daily basis. Our Van drivers will also aid staff and customers with loading vehicles. A commitment to excellent customer service is a must. 

You will also have some warehouse duties assisting suppliers with deliveries into the warehouse, organizing and looking after the goods, and for the picking of orders from the warehouse.

If this sounds like you, and you have a clean driving licence then please email your CV and your preferred location to recruitment@grantandstone.co.uk  

Kitchen Designer

 

We are now recruiting for a Kitchen Sales/Designer to be based at our Aylesbury Showroom.

You will be helping customers with orders and enquiries, and will also be able to assist with the design of their kitchen by using CAD. You will need to take a proactive approach to sales, whilst providing a friendly, helpful and first class customer service.

Previous experience in kitchen sales is essential, and candidates with CAD design experience will be preferred. If you are interested in this position, please email your CV to recruitment@grantandstone.co.uk

New Business External Sales Person (Area Sales Person) 

We now have an excellent opportunity for a target driven, charismatic sales individual to join our Electrical Wholesalers in Amersham.

In this role you will be responsible for developing new business in the area and enhancing existing customer relationships.

You should be flexible, self-motivated, have excellent communication skills, and be able to demonstrate a successful track record of meeting targets.

Strong field sales background and an ability to work well within a team are essential, a good knowledge of building or electrical materials would be an advantage.

If you are interested in this position and hold a full driver’s licence please email your CV to  recruitment@grantandstone.co.uk

Yard Operative

We are looking for a Yard Operative to join  our High Wycombe Builders Merchants.

Duties include assisting suppliers with deliveries, organising and looking after goods while they are in the yard, and for assisting customers, drivers and other members of staff with goods in the yard.  As part of a small team you may also carry out various other duties within the branch.

We are looking for a candidate, preferably with a forklift licence, who can provide a helpful, friendly, first class service.

To apply please email your CV to  recruitment@grantandstone.co.uk

Internal Sales Assistant

We are looking for an Internal Sales Assistant for our Harrow Electrical Wholesalers.   

As a company we aim to establish superb customer relationships by presenting reliable, knowledgeable staff with service as their first priority and the Internal Sales team is no exception. In this role you will be responsible for helping our customers with price enquiries, quotations, technical queries and orders over the phone, via email and occasionally in person.

Experience in a similar, customer facing role together with a knowledge of electrical products would be an advantage.

If you can provide helpful, friendly, first class service to our customers please apply to this position by emailing your CV to  recruitment@grantandstone.co.uk

Trade Counter Assistant

We are also seeking two Trade Counter Assistants for our High Wycombe Plumbers and Hemel Hempsted Plumbers Merchants. 

This role requires a friendly, customer focused person to deal with the orders and sales enquires received by existing and potential customers in person and over the phone.

As a Company we aim to establish superb customer relationships by presenting reliable, knowledgeable staff with service as their first priority.

To apply, please email your CV and details of your preferred location to recruitment@grantandstone.co.uk

 

Trade Counter & Warehouse Assistants

We are currently seeking a Trade Counter / Warehouse Assistant for our Plumbers Merchants based in Amersham.

This role requires a friendly, customer focused person to deal with the orders and sales enquiries received by existing and potential customers in person and over the phone.

You will also be required to take on warehouse duties. This would involve assisting suppliers and colleagues with deliveries into the warehouse, organising, picking and looking after goods.

As a company we aim to establish superb customer relationships by presenting reliable, knowledgeable staff with service as their first priority.

Experience in a similar role would be an advantage, but training will be provided.

The emphasis and time spent on each part of this role will vary depending on branch needs and candidate experience. 

To apply, please email your CV and details of your preferred location to  recruitment@grantandstone.co.uk

Warehouse Assistant

We are now recruiting for two Warehouse Assistants to join either our Kitchen Showroom in Aylesbury, or, our Plumbers Merchants in Hemel Hempstead.

You will be a key member of our team mainly responsible for assisting suppliers with deliveries, organising and looking after the goods, and for assisting members of staff with the moving of goods from the warehouse.

You may also have some driving duties delivering orders to our customers to help cover busy periods.

If you are enthusiastic, hardworking, committed to providing excellent customer service and have a full clean drivers licence then please email your CV and details of your preferred location to recruitment@grantandstone.co.uk

Bathroom Designer

We are now recruiting for a Bathroom Sales/Designer to be based at our Maidenhead Showroom.

You will be helping customers with orders and enquiries, and will also be able to assist with the design of their bathroom by using CAD. You will need to take a proactive approach to sales, whilst providing a friendly, helpful and first class customer service.

Previous experience in bathroom sales is essential, and candidates with CAD design experience will be preferred.

If you are interested in this position, please email your CV to recruitment@grantandstone.co.uk

Trainee Bathroom Designer

Our Aylesbury, High Wycombe and Oxford Bathroom Showrooms are on the look out for ambitious, aspiring Designers to join their team!

In this role you will be required to learn all aspects of the showroom operations and gain a sound understanding of company products whilst providing the highest level of service to our customers. You will be trained to help customers with orders and enquiries, and to assist with the design of their bathroom by using CAD.

You will need to take a proactive approach to sales, whilst providing a friendly, helpful and first class customer service.

If you are interested in this position, or if you have any questions please email your CV and ideal location to recruitment@grantandstone.co.uk 

All adverts updated at 08.06 on 23.05.2018

Grant and Stone - Jobs/Careers

We are constantly on the lookout for talented and friendly individuals who can add value to our business.

Our most popular positions include: Area Sales, Internal Sales, Trade Counter Assistant, Warehouse Person, Yard Person, Van Driver and HGV Driver. 

If you are interested in a particular position but do not see it advertised, please send your CV and Cover letter to recruitment@grantandstone.co.uk  and let us know a little bit about you. 

Please note: Head office will not be considering speculative applications.