Branch Manager
Parkland Fuel Corporation
Summerside, PE
Position Title: Branch Manager
Team and Location: Commercial Fuels – Island Petroleum– Summerside, PEI

Company Profile:
Parkland is unique. We fuel communities by safely delivering high-quality petroleum products to motorists, businesses, consumers and wholesale customers across North America. Through unrivaled dependability and service, we connect communities to the products they need to heat their homes, fuel their industries and drive their economies.

Parkland is strong. We are one of North America’s fastest growing and largest independent distributors and marketers of fuels and lubricants. Our family includes Bluewave Energy, Columbia Fuels, Elbow River Marketing, Island Petroleum, Fas Gas Plus, Farstad Oil, Les Pétroles Parkland, Pioneer Energy, Sparlings, and Superpumper Inc., Ultramar, and most recently Parkland Refining (B.C.) Ltd.

Parkland is growing. Our organization is powered by effective leadership, progressive strategies and industry-leading best practices — but more importantly, it is driven by talented, customer-focused people who value integrity, innovation and quality. We are looking for good-natured, hard-working candidates who want to build a rewarding career in a dynamic and collaborative work environment. We are a family and our family continues to grow.

Position Summary:
The Branch Manager role is responsible for the overall performance of the business unit, which includes meeting key corporate goals and objectives. Supervises day-to-day operations and generates sales revenue by managing current customer relationships and calling on prospective customers.

Parkland has developed the BOLD Leadership Model – Build, Own, Lead, and Deliver, the successful candidate will drive exceptional leadership behaviors to support and action this culture.

Key Responsibilities:
Build our Team and Oversee Operations:
Provides coaching and development of the team, ensures good succession planning;
Supervises day-to-day operations of the branch to ensure all tasks are conducted correctly and efficiently;
Manages employees, builds a team environment by creating professional development opportunities;
Coordinates - conducts product ordering for the branch when supply is low and manages the product inventory to ensure the supply is replenished when needed;
Oversees month end process, and maintenance of property and equipment at the branch to ensure everything is accounted for and remains in working order;
Coordinates service needs with vendors including companies specializing in delivery, janitorial services, rentals, and maintenance;

Think like an Owner and Own your Mandate:
Generates sales revenue;
Reviews financial statements and budgets and address areas of concern to reach objectives;
Analyzes branch finances and operations to optimize productivity and costs,
Proactively identify business improvement opportunities for the branch;

Lead and Direct the Culture:
Ensure Health, Safety and Environmental policies are adhered to and all employees abide by hours of work and safe work practices,
Lead a safety first culture for your team;
Ensures a working environment for employees that is consistent with Parkland’s values, policies and best practices,
Maintains an up-to-date understanding of the Branch Manager’s Handbook, and other handbooks associated with the business
Liaises with various parties on a regular basis including the Regional Manager, other branches, and internal departments such as Pricing and Credit;

Deliver Exceptional Customer Service and Results:
Addresses all customer issues, by developing solutions that meets the customer’s needs in order to maintain the business relationship, and;
Provides product knowledge and solutions to customers and employees when needed,

Qualifications and Skills:
University degree and/or 5+ years progressive experience with a focus in operations management;
Industry knowledge relating to energy distribution desired;
Excellent communication, organizational, and analytical skills, and;
Excellent interpersonal skills with proven leadership ability while maintaining a pleasant and friendly manner is necessary.
Our main priority at Parkland is our people. As an employee, you can expect a fair workplace, a professional work environment, competitive compensation, outstanding benefits, and a share in our success through the Employee Share Purchase Plan and our Annual Incentive Plan.

Our preferred method of application is online at www.parkland.ca

We thank all candidates in advance for their interest, however only those being considered will be contacted.

Parkland Fuel Corporation is committed to the principles of Employment Equity.

We strive to provide accessibility in employment to ensure equal access to employment opportunities for candidates, including persons with disabilities. Parkland Fuel Corporation will endeavour to provide accommodation to persons with disabilities in the recruitment process upon request. If you are selected for an interview and you require accommodation due to a disability, please notify us upon scheduling your interview.