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I feel like Iā€™m making a real difference to the team and the business.

James Geraghty, Area Manager

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Working in sales

Our trading operations are at the heart of our business, giving our customers the fantastic levels of service that keep them coming back time and again. Join one of our sales or operational teams and you’ll not only be the face of our business to a variety of customers. You’ll also be contributing to our profitable growth and success.

Naturally, for some of our roles, you’ll need specific technical skills and experience. But most important of all, you’ll be great with customers, commercially aware, used to working to ambitious sales targets and full of great ideas to keep customers happy.

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My career story

Wendy Varley, Showroom Manager. Doncaster.

I love my job. I just feel happy here. The people I work with are great – we’re like a family. Everybody mucks in together and we help each other out all the time. It’s like we’re all trained in every job. I think I love it so much because of the branch and the people. For instance, my area bosses are always at the end of the phone if I need them. I really enjoy dealing with the public too and aim to make every customer want to come back. And they usually do.

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My career story

Paul Furbank, Area Sales Manager (East Anglia). Field-based

I was working for a direct competitor, when I discovered that Wolseley were looking for a sales engineer to cover the East Anglian region. It was an opportunity to work for a company with a broad range of customers, products and services. Being in field sales I enjoy the opportunity to work with many different people across Wolseley, from various branches and backgrounds. When you’re working with a customer, it’s also great that Wolseley give you the space to use your own initiative and work out what’s best for the company and the customer.

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2016


Showroom Manager, Wolseley UK

Managing the showroom and developing customer relationships.

2014


Showroom Manager, City Plumbing

Managing the showroom and working to targets.

2010


Showroom Consultant, Wickes

Visiting customers’ homes to measure, design and sell kitchens and bathrooms.

1998


Showroom Manager, A E Spinks

Managing two bathroom showrooms. Dealing with sales reps, displays and staff.

2016


Area Sales Manager, Wolseley UK

Responsible for all sales across East Anglia.

2014


Branch Manager, Fridge Spares Wholesale

Managed the Norwich trade counter, responsible for all sales in Norfolk and North Suffolk.

2011


Sales Engineer (Refrigeration),  Carel UK Ltd

Sold full range of Carel refrigeration components and spares across the United Kingdom.

Contact the recruitment team

Telephone: 01926 705260 (Monday to Friday, 8:00am – 5:00pm)
Email us: resourcing@wolseley.co.uk

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