Group Chief Executive - Greendale Carpets and Flooring

Posted: 04 - 11 -2021

Greendale is a member owned cooperative based in Hereford which purchases, stocks and supplies carpet from its owned warehouse to its members 130 independently owned shops. The group stocks over 2200 rolls of carpet from all the top UK and continental suppliers which is supported by administrative, warehouse and merchandising staff.

The forthcoming retirement of the current incumbent will be creating a vacancy for a person to take overall responsibility for the business. Reporting to the Board of Directors the successful candidate will be the external face of Greendale and in addition to managing an established team will be responsible for recruitment of new members and supporting existing ones as well as working with suppliers to identify and procure new ranges.

Knowledge of the flooring industry is essential as is a sound commercial acumen along with the ability to work at strategic and operational level. Well-developed communication skills are also important in this role.

The position is based at our Hereford office although travel throughout the UK and occasionally overseas is required.

A competitive salary, and a package of other benefits including car, pension and private healthcare will be provided.

Applicants should apply for more details in writing by post or email with a current CV to Rob Harding at Greendale. Greendale Carpets & Flooring Ltd Greendale House Whitestone Business Park HEREFORD HR1 3SE