- Location(s): Chard Branch
- Salary: £25,421 - £36,720
- Contract Type: Permanent
- Ref: R00BN04500
- Closing Date: 09 August 2021
- We're happy to consider flexible working approaches for this role
You’ll be responsible for making sure the customer experience in your branch is the best on the high street. Your leadership skills and keen commercial mind will get the best results from your team.
We need a Branch Manager for our branch in Chard, Somerset. This role is Full Time, working 35 hours per week, Monday to Saturday and a Permanent opportunity. Our Interview Date is likely to be 17/08/2021
If we receive a high volume of relevant applications, we may close the advert earlier than the advertised date, so please apply as soon as you can.
What you’ll be doing
Working on the branch floor alongside your team, you’ll make sure they are fully trained and performing at their best.
You’ll have the confidence to manage a high level of customer expectations and have an in-depth knowledge of all our products and services. You’ll also be responsible for creating and implementing your branches business plan.
Our branches are always busy, so you’ll have to be organised and able to work quickly while still giving the best service. You’ll have the support of your management team to help with training and guidance.
You’ll also need to be able to use our computer systems and processes. But don’t worry, we’ll train you to do that.
As a minimum requirement you’ll be able to take control of your branch and lead your people, whilst meeting FCA standards and delivering top notch customer service and creating positive outcomes.
You will have experience of managing people and working in a busy retail environment. Leading by example; with a commercial understanding and knowledge of financial regulations and processes. You will be able to monitor and explore branch activity to spot opportunities and make your customers better off.
By being resilient, versatile and flexible you will be able to prioritise effectively and deal with ever-changing requests.
It would be nice if you also had previous experience as a branch manager in a retail environment.
The extras you’ll get
For helping us do the right thing for our members, you’ll get:
• a personal pension (most people put in 7% of their salary which we’ll top up by a further 16%)
• up to two days of paid volunteering a year
• buying or selling holiday (25 days holiday)
• the chance to buy things like dental cover
Why work at Nationwide
We’re a building society founded by ordinary people, our members, who came together to help each other get the most from their money, buy homes and save for their futures. For over 130 years, we’ve supported each other and our communities, and we’ve done the right thing for wider society too.
If you come to work here at Nationwide, you’ll be part of that. Part of something a bit different. And something really quite special.
What’s more, we have a strong ethic of care for each other and our members. We recognise that our employees feel most appreciated when their thoughts and values are respected and considered. We’re committed to creating a culture that recognises and truly values our individual differences and identities. So if you’d like to be a part of an inclusive workplace where you can be yourself, where your talents are nurtured, and you feel empowered to contribute, then please apply and help us in building society, nationwide.