Jobs at the BMF

Regional Manager - BMF

The BMF is the leading Industry Trade association that represents and protects the interests of Builders Merchants and Suppliers to the Merchanting Industry. Membership has grown by over 100% over the last 6 years and we now represent 680 Member companies who have sales approaching £30 billion per annum and employ 115,000 people in the Building Materials Industry.

Due to the continued growth of the BMF we are now looking for a Regional Manager to cover Yorkshire, North East and the East Midlands to complement our existing team.

This position, reporting directly to the Chief Executive Officer, is home-based and is responsible for dealing directly with all merchant and supplier members in designated Regions. The prime responsibility of the role will involve the setting up and running of Regional meetings and the selling of training programmes and other business-related services to members.  Other roles include recruiting new members, dealing with member enquiries, assisting on membership renewals and managing one of our Product Category Forums.

The role will require travel to Members' premises, BMF’s Head Office in Coventry and other major Industry events throughout the UK.

The position will be 4 days a week.

To be successful in this role you will need to have a strong background within the building materials industry and previous experience of either working in,or selling to builders' merchants. A “can do” attitude is essential and
we are looking for someone who has a positive outlook to life, is self-motivated and proactive and has a real determination to drive the BMF forward with continued membership growth and engagement.

Salary is negotiable and will be dependent on commercial experience.

Please send a covering letter and your CV to Richard Ellithorne, Company Secretary at Closing date for applications Friday 22 March.

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