Assistant Branch Manager

Irriland Corporation

Company Description

We are expanding our operations in the region. Irriland Corporation is a leading specialty wholesale distributor in the green industry. Headquartered in the Pittsburgh region of Pennsylvania, we serve customers in Western Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Eastern Ohio markets. Irriland has more than 25 years of experience in the irrigation and landscape supply distribution segment – a family-owned business led by the Founder & CEO. Irriland is known in the region for professional expertise, product quality, commitment to on-time delivery, and outstanding support services. Setting us apart from our competitors is our people.

If you’re looking for a company where your great ideas and hard work will make a difference, Irriland is the place for you!

Job Description

Irriland is seeking Assistant Branch Manager to assist in managing the branch operations. This role will be full-time, 30-40 hours per week and will report directly to the Branch Manager. To succeed in this role, you need to be passionate and customer obsessed while serving commercial and residential clients in the green industry.

What you’ll be doing

As Assistant Branch Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Selling inventory to commercial and residential contractors and individual customers
  • Answering customer questions in-person or over the phone about products and their availability
  • Preparing customer orders for pick-up, shipping or delivery
  • Assisting with inventory management within the warehouse
  • Collaborate with the team to identify, develop and implement best practices and SOP’s.
  • Divide strategic objectives and initiatives into actionable tactical plans; execute and monitor plans
  • Recommend, implement, and monitor actions to increase revenue generation and profitability

Qualifications

  • ​​​​​​A 2-years associate degree, bachelor degree preferred
  • 4+ years irrigation, landscape industry or nursery experience
  • 4+ years customer-facing or selling experience
  • 2+ years of management or supervisory experience
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Professional attitude
  • Multitasking and time-management skills
  • Drive to learn and develop the client base
  • Forklift experience
  • Ability to walk, stand and sit for extended periods of time
  • Ability to lift up to 75 lbs

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Why Irriland Corporation

  • Competitive compensation commensurate with experience
  • Opportunity to become an equity partner
  • A generous employee benefits package
  • Opportunity for rapid career advancement
  • Ability to make an outsized impact
  • Support sustainability while selling green-tech equipment
  • Support a local business on a growth trajectory

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