Trade Manager | Canterbury_NewZealand

Work for New Zealand's leading DIY retailer! You'll be joining a brand that delivers excellence to it's customers!

Our Client: 
Is a well-established large-format retailer that has been supplying customers with the very best products across DIY, Trade & Home. They aim to provide high-quality service delivered by skilled staff that value their customers and give honest, professional advice. You'll be joining an established team in the Ashburton store.

The Benefits: 
  • Base Salary - $85k - $95k depending on experience
  • Company Vehicle 
  • Monday - Friday x 40 hours p/w - occasional weekend work required
  • A family-friendly culture that cares for its people 
  • Personal growth opportunities and to support and work with 2 other stores in the network
The Job: 
The Trade department is a key part of the business that is also in a strong growth phase you’ll need to  build on a well-established existing client base whilst also being responsible for but not limited to:
  • Leading a great team of 10 staff ensuring you maintain a high level of service to our trade clients and DIYers 
  • Taking ownership and driving the business through strong leadership skills working hands-on with your team. 
  • Ensuring that you are meeting sales & KPI targets
  • Overseeing all day-to-day operations including stock, inventory, merchandising & logistics
  • Conducting all areas of HR including performance management, reviews and recruitment with the support of the HR Manager
We are looking for someone with, but not limited: 
  • Proven experience/background in the building/trades industry
  • Proven experience in management and organizational skills
  • Ability to build a strong team environment
  • Excellent communication and people skills
  • Driven to deliver exceptional results for your customers 
This is a great opportunity not to be missed, so Apply now with a supporting cover letter! Or for a confidential chat please contact Stu 03 741 9606 or
Please note all applications must have full NZ Working Rights


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Trade Manager | Canterbury_NewZealand

  • Category: Store Management
  • Location: Canterbury_NewZealand
  • Work Type: Full-Time
  • Work life balance  - Monday - Friday roster
  • Established brand with an opportunity to develop
  • Close-knit family culture


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