We know it’s our people and their passion for delivering superior quality and value to our customers that sets us apart. If you want a career that’s more than just a job, where you’re empowered to make a difference and share our mission of bringing the passion of our Irish famers to the world then apply today. Glanbia Ireland has 52 Agri branches across Ireland and we are currently looking for an experienced Branch Manager for our Countrylife Branch in Castlelyons.

Glanbia Ireland owns leading consumer and agri brands such as Avonmore, Kilmeaden Cheese, Millac, Solmiko, Truly Grass Fed, Premier Milk, Wexford, mymilkman.ie, Glanbiaconnect.com, countrylife.ie and GAIN Animal Nutrition.

Role Profile:

As Branch Manager you will report to the Area Operations Manager and will be accountable for the commercial performance of the Castlelyons Branch and its impact on the communities it serves. You will be responsible for the day-to-day operational management of the branch including sales, resourcing, inventory management, merchandising, health & safety and maintaining the retail excellence standards defined for the Agribusiness branch network. You will also be responsible for collaborating with the Business Managers in your area to drive cross-channel performance by delivering the highest standards of solutions and services to our customers.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Developing future sales strategy for the site to ensure that operating profit is exceeded on an annual basis
  • Managing the branch in line with set annual budgets
  • Developing customer relationships and providing superior customer service
  • Growing sales across all our product ranges in Agri and Retail
  • Managing the day-to-day operations, people, and costs
  • Ensuring efficient and timely stock management
  • Ensuring the branch presentation is to the highest retail standards
  • Managing all stakeholders’ incl. internal and external stakeholders, local advisory committees etc.
  • Adhering fully to all Glanbia policies, processes and procedures
  • Living the Glanbia Values on a daily basis


Key Requirements:

  • A professional qualification in Agriculture or a related discipline
  • A strong and wide knowledge of all Agri sectors
  • An excellent understanding of retail standards and keen interest in this area
  • Strong knowledge of computer systems- SAP, EPOS and Microsoft Office



  • Ability to multitask and to consistently deliver high standard quality work in a busy environment
  • Excellent planning and organisational skills with the ability to prioritise
  • A friendly outgoing personality, excellent customer service skills and ambition to deliver beyond customers’ expectation
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to lead and develop a team
  • Excellent team work skills as well ability to work on own initiative


If you are interested in this position, please apply with an up to date resume.

Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion: Glanbia Ireland embraces diversity, equal opportunity and inclusion. We are committed to building diverse teams where different perspectives drive innovation and growth. We strive to create an inclusive workplace where people can bring their true self to work and achieve their full potential.

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