Praxair Distribution, Inc., a subsidiary of Praxair, Inc., a Fortune 300 company that supplies atmospheric, process, specialty gases, high-performance coatings, and related services & technologies is seeking a Branch Manager for our Baton Rouge, LA. location
The Branch Manager coordinates and directs the activities within the branch to meet or exceed sales and margin targets, maintains adequate inventory levels and monitors purchases to control expenses. The Branch Manager will be responsible for all branch operating costs and will manage 1 Retail location and will have 1 direct report.
Coordinates and directs the activities in the branch to meet or exceed sales and margin targets.
Completes timely and accurate branch reporting on a daily, weekly and monthly basis in accordance with branch reporting schedule
Directs staff to perform their job duties in compliance with Safety standards
Proactively recognizes and provides training and development as needed
Builds effective relationships with customers through on-site visits, TM and Driver ride alongs and resolves customer concerns in a timely manner
Ensures efficient management of staff schedule and operations
Involved in establishing and updating processes and procedures to ensure staff performs job duties in compliance with Safety, SOX and other applicable government regulations
Oversees the process of setting inventory level targets to meet customer and sales expectations
Plans for future needs and monitors production/manpower levels to ensure continued efficiency
High School Diploma/GED required, Associates Degree in related field preferred
2+ years retail sales experience required
2+ years management experience preferred
Industrial Gas / Welding experience is preferred
Praxair is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer - M/F/D/V
Feb 21, 2013
Mar 20, 2013
Number of Openings
Praxair Distribution, Inc.
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Praxair makes lighter than air and heavier than air gases available for practical applications. The largest North American industrial gas...