Lumber & Building Materials Manager

Kemptville Full Time

Winchester BMR - Job Details

Posted: Jan 10, 2018
Expires: Feb 28, 2018

Located in Winchester Ontario, Winchester BMR is a family owned and operated full-time home improvement, hardware, décor, seasonal and agricultural retail outlet.  We carry a wide selection of lumber & building materials, flooring, windows & doors, tools, plumbing & electrical, lawn & garden and paint programs including SICO, Benjamin Moore and Boomerang.  We also have a special home décor and giftware section of the store under the Country Treasures branding.

We are currently looking for a full-time lumber & building materials manager to join our team.  Winchester BMR offers competitive wages/salary, group benefits plan and employee discounts.

Position Responsibilities

  • Organize and lead group of team members in all customer service activities from contact in store/phone/online to delivery and/or pickup of goods by customer.  This also includes quotations from plans, preliminary drawings, and blueprints-prepared in a timely manner.
  • Ordering of material from suppliers including price & quality shopping
  • Ensure ordered product is delivered to customer as promised
  • Manage to maximize margins, sales and reduce shrinkage
  • Develop customer relationships to ensure customer satisfaction and loyalty
  • Research new and innovative products to stay current with trends
  • Merchandising and organization of retail floor, warehouse and yard areas
  • Ensure safe environment for employee team members and customers
  • Key holder responsible for open and close of store and security involved
  • Additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and experience

  • Minimum high school diploma
  • Minimum 3 years of relevant work experience
  • Experience with estimating software and spreadsheet design an asset
  • Experience with Excel software
  • G driver's license with clean driver abstract
  • Ability to work under time constraints, adapt to change, multi-task
  • Bilingualism (English & French) as asset
  • Graduate from recognized engineering, architecture, construction management or business management program an asset

If this career opportunity is of interest to you, we invite you to submit a resume and cover letter to  Only those selected for and interview will be contacted.


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