BE A PART OF THE J. GRENNAN & SONS TEAM

We look for ambitious people with a passion for learning and achievement. We are always open to new ideas and welcome people who show creativity and ingenuity. If you think you have what it takes to be a valuable member of the J. Grennan & Sons team please email your CV to careers@grennans.ie

Current Vacancies
JGrennan & Sons – Branch Manager – Midlands – Full Time

Job Title: Branch Manager – Midlands

Job description:

A full-time role with overall management of the branch, ensuring excellent customer service, strong leadership skills, and ability to drive business growth

Job Profile:

  • Overseeing the daily activities of the branch, ensuring smooth operations
  • Managing stock levels, ordering supplies, and ensuring product availability
  • Managing employees to maintain adequate staffing levels.
  • Handling customer complaints and ensure satisfaction.
  • Provide Knowledgeable advice on agricultural products, promote and up-sell products to meet customer needs and enhance sales.
  • Build relationships with customer and provide excellent customer service.
  • Be willing to adapt and take on new challenges and be flexible to the business requirements.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Ability to lead, motivate and manage team effectively.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication silks for interacting with customers and staff.
  • Time management and prioritising tasks
  • Excellent communication & customer service skills for dealing with customers.
  • Ability to prioritise workload and time.
  • Effective teamwork
  • Ability to work on their own and in a team environment.
  • Diligent and punctual.
  • A flexible approach to working arrangements.
  • 2 years Branch Management experience desired but not essential as full training will be given.

Join us at JGrennan & Sons and be a key player in driving our success while enjoying a rewarding career opportunity.

Please apply to careers@grennans.ie and reference the job title Branch Manager – Midlands in the subject line. We look forward to hearing from you!

Brian Grennan Transport – Logistics/Administration Co-Ordinator – Rath Branch  JGrennan & Sons ,  Rath, Birr, Offlay – Full Time

Job Title: Brian Grennan Transport Logistics/Administration Co-Ordinator – Rath Branch  JGrennan & Sons ,  Rath, Birr, Offlay – Full Time

Job description:

A full time role working in the Transport Office Rath , as  a Logistics/Administration Co-Ordinator. Customer Service focused.

Key responsibilities:

  • Answering incoming calls in busy office efficiently and re-directing to relevant personal if required
  • Input customer orders in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Input electronic order entry and processing (sales orders, invoicing)
  • Assist in all aspects of inside office sales support/customer service.
  • Respond to customer sales inquiries in a timely, accurate and appropriate manner.
  • Handle customer complaints as per internal procedures.
  • Support current team & sales team in calling/supporting customers.
  • Building lasting relationships with customers and ensuring they feel supported and valued.

Key requirements:

  • Friendly telephone manner
  • High levels of customer focus & attention to detail
  • Detail orientated with excellent organisational skills.
  • Excellent communication & customer service skills for dealing with customers.
  • Ability to prioritise workload and time.
  • Effective teamwork
  • Ability to work on their own and in a team environment.
  • The flexibility and willingness to learn.
  • Transport routing experience desirable but not required as training will be provided.
  • Minimum of 1 year’s customer service experience required

Join us at JGrennan & Sons and be a key player in driving our success while enjoying a rewarding career opportunity.

Please apply to careers@grennans.ie and reference the job title BGT Logistics/Administration Co-Ordinator in the subject line. We look forward to hearing from you!

Brian Grennan Transport – Logistics Co-Ordinator– Rath Branch  JGrennan & Sons ,  Rath, Birr, Offlay – Full Time

Job Title: Brian Grennan Transport – Logistics Co-Ordinator– Rath Branch  JGrennan & Sons ,  Rath, Birr, Offlay – Full Time

Job description:

A full time role working in the Transport Office Rath, working with a team coordinating routes/loads for a JGrennan & Sons customer orders.  Working with suppliers and customers.

Key responsibilities:

  • Co-ordinating and planning of efficient transport routes and schedules.
  • Negotiate with transport companies for cost-efficient delivery rates.
  • Use logistic software to optimise routes to ensure routes are cost effective.
  • Manage time effectively to meet deadlines and ensure timely delivery of product.
  • Input customer orders in an accurate & timely manner.
  • Assist in all aspects of inside office sales support/customer service.
  • Respond to customer sales inquiries in a timely, accurate and appropriate manner.
  • Handle customer complaints as per internal procedures.
  • Building lasting relationships with customers and ensuring they feel supported and valued.

Key requirements:

  • Minimum of 1 year’s transport routeing experience required.
  • Friendly telephone manner
  • Ability to prioritise and manage multiple tasks efficiently.
  • Ability to manage and nurture relationships with customer and suppliers.
  • Work efficiently with other internal departments such as sales & production.
  • High levels of customer focus & attention to detail
  • Ability to priorities workload and time.
  • Effective teamwork
  • Ability to work on their own and in a team environment.

Join us at JGrennan & Sons and be a key player in driving our success while enjoying a rewarding career opportunity.

Please apply to careers@grennans.ie and reference the job title BGT – Logistics Co-Ordinator in the subject line. We look forward to hearing from you!

General Yard Operative – Rath Branch  JGrennan & Sons ,  Rath, Birr, Offaly – Full Time

Job Title: Senior Branch Assistant ,  JGrennan & Sons ,  Rath, Birr, Co.Offaly – Full Time

Job description:

As a General Yard Operative, will be based in Rath Yard. Loading of goods and unloading of goods.

Key responsibilities:

  • Good driving skills on both loader and forklift
  • Loading and unloading customers and suppliers in a friendly and pleasant manor
  • Checking and signing off on deliveries inwards and on goods going out
  • Putting goods neatly away in the stores from production and deliveries
  • Keeping stores and yard clean and tidy to the highest standards.
  • Other adhoc tasks as reasonably requested by your manager
  • Promoting safe working practices in store.
  • Good listener, quick learner and team player
  • Well organised, and able to work on own initiative
  • To be honest with customers and other work colleagues

Key requirements:

  • Knowledge and interest in farming
  • Excellent communication & customer service skills for dealing with customers.
  • Ability to prioritise workload and time.
  • Effective teamwork
  • Ability to work on their own and in a team environment.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • The flexibility and willingness to learn.
  • Enjoy working with people.
  • Diligent and punctual.
  • A flexible approach to working arrangements

Join us at JGrennan & Sons and be a key player in driving our success while enjoying a rewarding career opportunity.

 Please apply to careers@grennans.ie and reference the job title General Yard Operative in the subject line. We look forward to hearing from you!

Senior Branch Assistant – Rath Branch  JGrennan & Sons ,  Rath, Birr, Offaly – Full Time

Job Title: Senior Branch Assistant ,  JGrennan & Sons ,  Rath, Birr, Co.Offaly – Full Time

Job description:

As a Senior Branch Assistant at JGrennan & Sons, you will be instrumental in driving our business forward. You will assist in leading and developing the retail team to achieve store KPIs and ensure exceptional customer satisfaction. This role requires a combination of strategic thinking, operational excellence, and strong leadership skills.

Key responsibilities:

  • Assist in overseeing the overall appearance and facilities of the shop and yard, ensuring a welcoming and organised environment for customers.
  • Support effective stock management, implementing efficient barcoding systems, and conducting regular inventory checks.
  • Collaborate on merchandising strategies to optimise sales, aligning with current promotions and sales plans.
  • Assist in setting and driving branch targets, focusing on key performance indicators (KPIs) to ensure business growth and profitability.
  • Provide leadership and guidance to your team, inspiring them to uphold company values and deliver exceptional service.
  • Work closely with the management team to enhance customer service activities, improve sales performance, and boost customer satisfaction.
  • Support the training and development of you and your team members, ensuring you are all equipped with up-to-date product knowledge and system training.
  • Demonstrate effective communication skills, fostering open dialogue and teamwork within the branch.
  • Assist in planning, organising, and delegating tasks to maximise productivity and achieve operational goals.
  • Maintain a positive attitude and foster a culture of positivity and collaboration within the branch.

Key requirements:

  • Background and knowledge in farming.
  • Previous retail experience, preferably in a supervisory or assistant management role.
  • Strong knowledge of agricultural & building hardware and retail practices.
  • Excellent leadership abilities with a track record of motivating and developing teams.
  • Effective communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Ability to plan, organise, and priorities tasks effectively.
  • A positive attitude and a commitment to delivering exceptional customer service.
  • Punctuality and reliability in meeting work schedules.
  • Knowledge in herbst software desirable but not required.

Salary & Benefits:

  • Salary package: Very attractive competitive package based on the experience of the successful candidate.
  • Opportunities for professional development and growth with room for career progression.
  • Comprehensive training and ongoing support to help you excel in your role.
  • A culture that values teamwork, trust, innovation, and excellence.

Join us at JGrennan & Sons and be a key player in driving our success while enjoying a rewarding career opportunity.

 Please apply to careers@grennans.ie and reference the job title Senior Branch Assistant in the subject line. We look forward to hearing from you!

Branch Assistant – Yard Person,  JGrennan & Sons ,  Offaly/Laois Region – Full Time

Job Title: Branch Assistant / Yard Person,  JGrennan & Sons ,  Offaly/Laois Region – Full Time

Job description:

Branch Assistant / Yard Person in a Retail Branch, reporting to Branch Manager. A person with an agricultural or farming background is desirable but not essential. A forklift licence is desirable but not essential as training can be provided.

Key responsibilities:

  • Be customer focused by providing fast, efficient and friendly service at all times
  • Build trusting relationships with our customers and provide excellent service and advice
  • Keen interest in and understanding of our product range and services
  • Branch Operations
  • Since first impressions are crucial you will need to ensure that the shop, yard and work environment are clean and well maintained at all times
  • Be able to work in the shop and store yard as and when needed
  • Building and maintaining long term business relationships with customers

Key requirements:

  • Keen interest in Agri sector
  • A friendly outgoing personality, excellent customer service skills and ambition to deliver beyond customers’ expectation
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent teamwork skills as well ability to work on own initiative
  • Ability to multitask and to consistently deliver high standard quality work in a busy environment

 Please apply to careers@grennans.ie and reference the job title Branch Assistant / Yard Person in the subject line

Shunter Driver : JGrennan & Sons , Rath – Full Time Shift Work

Job Title: Shunter Driver : JGrennan & Sons , Rath   – Full Time  Shift Work

Location: Rath

Job description: JGrennan & Sons require Shunter Driver to join our growing team.

Key responsibilities:

  • Safe Loading of lorry with product
  • Loading & unloading bays
  • Completion of relevant paperwork and intake checks

Key requirements:

  • Flexibility regarding working varying shifts in line with business needs
  • Good communication skills
  • Excellent customer service skills

Terms:

  • Required Day or Night shifts & weekends

 Please apply to careers@grennans.ie and reference the job title Shunter Driver Rath in the subject line