Welcome to McMahon's Career Section

Originally founded in the 1830s, today McMahons is Ireland's largest independent Builders Providers. With stores in 11 locations in Ireland, we are a company intent on serving local needs on a national scale. We provide top quality building materials and DIY & home improvement supplies to the public and trade.

Recruiting at McMahons is about identifying talented team players who combine skill, motivation, energy and a passion for achievement and then do what it takes to be the best.

It's also about a team coming together with on common mission to continue to offer New Thinking and Great Service to our customers, large or small

We are committed to being a national employer of choice, and we offer competitive compensation, rewards and benefits

All applications are welcome and should there a be a vacancy that arises within the Group which suits you. please forward your CV to the Human Resources Department at hr@jmcmahon.com

 

Current Vacancies

    • Sales Associate Coleraine
      Location: Coleraine Last updated: 17-05-2019

      Job Description:

      McMahons is a well renowned Irish Company and proudly recognised for servicing and providing expert advice to its customers nationwide for over 180 years.

      As a result of our continuing progression we are currently recruiting for a Sales Associate to our Coleraine Branch.

      To be considered for the role, the prospective candidate should have specific experience in builder providers or similar establishment, coupled with knowledge in the DIY & hardware trade and must have a minimum of 2-3 years experience and be extremely customer focused.

      The principle function of the role will be to assist in achieving and developing all sales targets internally and to effectively identify customers needs in order to maximise all sales opportunities.

      To be considered for this role, you will have the following:

      As a sales professional with McMahons you will be presenting and selling our products to new and existing customers, to showcase our outstanding Quality and Customer Service.

      You will provide solutions tailored to our customers needs.

      To achieve this you will be Confident, Assertive with Strong Communication Skills and a desire to achieve the best result for both the customer and the Company.

      This is a full-time role, we require an outgoing, energetic, & dependable person who will work on their own initiative to support our busy sales team on the trade counter and phones. Good communication, IT, and interpersonal skills are also an essential part of this role.

      If you are interested in this challenging and rewarding role, please forward your most recent career details in the strictest confidence to: The Human Resources Dept. James McMahon Ltd., Ashbourne Hall, Dock Road, Limerick or email hr@jmcmahon.com

      Apply now
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    • Counter Sales Associate Cherry Orchard Branch
      Location: Cherry Orchard Last updated: 08-05-2019

      Job Description:

      McMahons is a well renowned Irish Company and proudly recognised for servicing and providing expert advice to its customers nationwide for over 180 years.

      As a result of our continuing progression we are currently recruiting for a Counter Sales Associate to our Cherry Orchard Branch.

      To be considered for the role, the prospective candidate should have specific experience in builder providers or similar establishment, coupled with knowledge in the DIY & hardware trade and must have a minimum of 2-3 years experience and be extremely customer focused.

      The principle function of the role will be to assist in achieving and developing all sales targets internally and to effectively identify customers needs in order to maximise all sales opportunities.

      To be considered for this role, you will have the following:

      As a sales professional with McMahons you will be presenting and selling our products to new and existing customers, to showcase our outstanding Quality and Customer Service.

      You will provide solutions tailored to our customers needs.

      To achieve this you will be Confident, Assertive with Strong Communication Skills and a desire to achieve the best result for both the customer and the Company.

      If you are interested in this challenging and rewarding role, please forward your most recent career details in the strictest confidence to: The Human Resources Dept. James McMahon Ltd., Ashbourne Hall, Dock Road, Limerick or email hr@jmcmahon.com

      Apply now
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    • Recently Qualified Financial Accountant Required
      Location: Limerick Last updated: 24-04-2019

      Job Description:

      McMahons Builders Providers have been providing quality building supplies and DIY materials to the trade and public since 1832. McMahons are now one of the largest independent builder’s providers groups on the island of Ireland with a network of elven stores, as well as a Truss Manufacturing plant and three Hardwood & Sheet Material branches.

      McMahons are now seeking applications for the position of Financial Accountant for their head office, which is located in Ashbourne Hall on the Dock Road in Limerick. Reporting to the Finance Manager, this is an important newly created role within the Head Office Finance Team of 10 people. This is an exciting opportunity for a commercially minded recently qualified accountant, seeking a move into the construction and retail sectors, while continuing to develop their skills as an accountant in a fast moving and growing business.

      Duties would include:

    • Leading the month-end process including the preparation of monthly management accounts, balance sheet reconciliations and accounts files in line with the month-end timetable.
    • Month-end reporting including the preparation and circulation of management reports and senior management reports, including the preparation and reporting of KPI’s.
    • Analysis and commentary on the financial performance through analytical review including the analysis of Sales, Volumes, Margins, Overheads, Inventory, Working Capital and Cashflow.
    • The preparation of quarterly financial forecasts (P&L) for management review and leading the day to day management of the annual budgeting and financial planning process.
    • Lead of the day to day management of the annual external audit and corporation tax processes.
    • Prepare the annual statutory accounts in compliance with the most recent accounting standards.
    • Manage and oversee the internal control framework to ensure that the business keeps up to date with best practice from an internal control’s perspective.
    • Management, tracking and reporting of capital expenditure to ensure that spend is maintained within budget and targets.
    • McMahons have invested in modern ERP and Financial Systems and the successful candidate would work closely with the Finance Manager to further improve processes using these new systems.
    • Involvement in various ad hoc business improvement projects.
    • To be considered for this role, you will have the following:

    • Business/ Accounting (or relevant) primary 3rd level degree.
    • Fully qualified accountant (ACA / ACCA) who has recently completed their training with a Big 4 firm or large accountancy practice within the audit department.
    • Applications will also be considered from candidates who have qualified professionally in Industry through a structured training program and have the relevant experience.
    • Up-to-date knowledge in relation to accounting standards and internal controls.
    • Experience of managing teams. Strong evidence of business analysis, financial planning and reporting skills that deliver measurable value and support decision making.
    • Strong commercial and financial acumen with the ability to contribute directly to business reviews and controls.
    • Practical, pragmatic, hardworking and committed individual with high personal integrity and attention to detail.
    • A self-starter who will thrive working to meet deadlines.
    • Excellent communication & interpersonal skills combined with strong organisational skills.
    • Ability to work on an individual basis and as part of a team.
    • Computer literate with strong working knowledge of financial and accounts packages, in addition to the Microsoft Office suite, with strong MS Excel skills.
    • If you are interested in this challenging and rewarding role, please forward your most recent career details in the strictest confidence to: The Human Resources Dept. James McMahon Ltd., Ashbourne Hall, Dock Road, Limerick or email hr@jmcmahon.com

      Apply now
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    • Branch Manager - Galway
      Location: Galway Last updated: 22-03-2019

      Job Description:

      McMahons Builders Providers have been providing quality building supplies and DIY materials to the trade and public for over 185 years.

      The group consists of a network of 11 stores, as well as a Truss Manufacturing plant and 3 Hardwood & Sheet Material branches.

      McMahons offer a one stop shop offering, with a wide range of products catering for the Builder, DIY enthusiast and Home Owner. McMahon’s extensive product range includes building materials, plumbing & heating, timber & sheeting, insulation, plant & tool hire, painting & decorating, doors & floors, bathrooms, garden and outdoor and much more.

      McMahons are presently entering an exciting phase with a new website and e-commerce business, that will offer their customers more product ranges and an exceptional customer purchasing journey.

      McMahons are now seeking applications for the position of Branch Manager for their Galway Builders Providers Branch. The branch is a busy builders providers branch with significant capacity to grow as the construction sector continues to recover.

      Reporting to the National Operations Manager, the responsibilities of the Branch Manager will include the following:

    • Full day to day responsibility for branch operations.
    • People management including the management, coaching and development of the team based in the branch.
    • Ensuring that the highest standards of customer service are maintained at all times.
    • Working closely with the Regional Sales Manager and the Branch team to maximise sales and business development opportunities in the area.
    • Building good working relationships with group purchasing, central distribution and with suppliers.
    • Stock management at the branch including stock taking, cycle counting and reducing the levels of slow moving stock, as well as maintaining stock levels within targets. This will involve developing a strong working relationship with the group stock management team.
    • Monitoring and maintaining an efficient level of branch operating costs, as well as leading cost saving initiatives.
    • Ensuring that the branch maintains the highest standards of housekeeping in the warehouse, yard and shop.
    • Ensuring that the shop is presented well from a merchandising perspective to ensure a very positive customer experience.
    • Ensuring all mandatory health and safety training is completed and that the branch is a safe place for both staff and customers.
    • Working closely with group credit control to ensure that debtors days are minimised as well as ensuring that customers are trading within the approved credit arrangements.
    • Working closely with the Group Marketing Manager to ensure that appropriate local marketing campaigns are ran.
    • Co-ordinating the local administrative requirements of the branch and ensuring that company policies are adhered to in conjunction with Group Finance, IT and HR.
    • Attending group meetings and focus group sessions involving colleagues from across the branch network to share experiences and best practices in order to identify improvements.
    • Network and maintain excellent relations with the local community to improve the presence of the branch and the company.
    • To be considered for this role, you will have the following:

    • A number of years’ experience in Commercial and/or Operational Roles in the merchanting sector.
    • Be a result’s driven person with a proven track record of success.
    • Good leadership and people management skills and an ability to maintain a positive team spirit.
    • Be confident and comfortable making decisions in the business on a day to day basis.
    • An ability to work on their own initiative but also as part of a larger management team.
    • Be computer literate and experienced in using IT systems.
    • If you are interested in this challenging and rewarding role, please forward your most recent career details in the strictest confidence to: The Human Resources Dept. James McMahon Ltd., Ashbourne Hall, Dock Road, Limerick or email hr@jmcmahon.com

      Apply now
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    • Sales Administrator - Dunmanway (Maternity Cover)
      Location: Dunmanway Last updated: 06-03-2019

      Job Description:

      McMahons Builders Providers have been providing quality building supplies and DIY materials to the trade and public for over 185 years. The group consists of a network of 11 stores, as well as a Truss Manufacturing plant and 3 Hardwood & Sheet Material branches. McMahon’s extensive product range includes building materials, plumbing & heating, timber & sheeting, insulation, plant & tool hire, painting & decorating, doors & floors, bathrooms, garden and outdoor and much more.

      McMahons are now seeking applications for the position of Sales Administrator for their Dunmanway branch.

      Reporting to the Branch Manager, this is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious candidate, who is interested in working in a busy environment as part of a small team, as well as continuing to develop their skills.

      The specific duties include:
    • Answering incoming calls to the branch and relaying messages to team members.
    • Assisting the branch team with customer requirements as and when required.
    • Daily cash and till reconciliations and the preparation of lodgements.
    • Liaising with suppliers in relation to outstanding purchase orders.
    • Receipting stock into the branch and co-ordinating any stock returns to suppliers.
    • Monitoring and logging of any credit notes to customers.
    • Assisting with credit control duties and the collection of overdue balances.
    • Other administrative duties as they arise.
    • To be considered for this role, you will have the following:

      The following mix of experience and attributes will be required by the successful candidate:

    • A minimum of 3 years’ experience of a similar role in a busy customer focused. environment.
    • Experience of DIY/Hardware would be desirable, but not essential.
    • Experience of using computerised accounts packages / systems.
    • Be proficient in using Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Outlook).
    • An ability to operate in a team environment and be a team player is essential.
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are important.
    • If you are interested in this challenging and rewarding role, please forward your most recent career details in the strictest confidence to: The Human Resources Dept. James McMahon Ltd., Ashbourne Hall, Dock Road, Limerick or email hr@jmcmahon.com

      Apply now
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