Branch Manager


AB Equipment Limited


Branch Manager

Join New Zealand’s market leader in construction, forestry, material handling and environmental equipment.

About your new company:
Originally established in Christchurch as Andrews & Beaven in 1878, AB Equipment now brings New Zealand world-class Material Handling, Construction and Forestry Equipment brands including Toyota, BT, Tigercat, Sumitomo, Doosan, Bobcat, Sakai, Manitou, Vermeer & more. Our customer-centric teams provide 24/7 industry leading sales & support for these world class brands. With a solid network of 18 branches right across NZ, we deliver sales, service & parts for all our new, used & rental machinery.

What you’ll get in return:
» Generous base salary + bonus
» Company vehicle
» Medical and life insurance benefits
» Key management position
» Some of the Industry’s very best coaching and development
» Great iconic NZ Company backed by a passionate Management Team

About your new role:
An opportunity is available for a highly motivated, self-driven Branch Manager who can demonstrate both strong people development skills and has a proven operational background. Reporting to the Lower North Island Regional Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for operational efficiency, leading, coaching and developing the team of upwards 23 staff that are truly passionate about their industry. The role actively focuses on developing business to ensure revenue and branch KPIs surpass agreed targets in conjunction with exceeding customer service expectations.

What you’ll need to succeed:
» The ability to engage with stakeholders and implement strategy
» Strong numeracy skills: the ability to analyse, forecast, budget and evaluate variances and make recommendations for improvement
» Ability to influence and motivate others to achieve the business vision
» Strong negotiation and relationship skills
» Excellent communication skills
» Resilience and determination
» Organisational and delegation skills
» Proven track record of successful profit centre management and business development

This is an exciting and rewarding role that will suit those motivated by a challenge. If this sounds like your next role and you are legally entitled to work in New Zealand, then Apply Now!

For further information on the role, contact Stu Drew: or call 027 252 6084
Applications close: Thursday 7 July 2022

This job listing will expire on 7 July 2022 at 09:05

Contact Information:

Stuart Drew