Monthly Archives: October 2015

Building Careers

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Careers | Posted on 21-10-2015

http://www.constructionenquirer.com/2015/08/19/two-thirds-of-small-contractors-turning-down-work/

http://www.constructionenquirer.com/2015/08/19/two-thirds-of-small-contractors-turning-down-work/

Blog by Mark Rayfield, CEO

A survey taken by the Federation of Master Builders (FMB) has shown that chronic skills shortages are forcing 66 per cent of small construction firms to turn down new business due to a lack of resources[1]. The figures also showed that firms are resorting to outsourcing work to avoid abandoning projects.

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Jewson makes a buzz with awards success

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in More | Posted on 14-10-2015

We’re excited to announce that Jewson Tools has been named a winner in the eCommerce Awards for Excellence in the Best B2B eCommerce category. Jewson Tools is our first fully transactional eCommerce website and, after launching in 2012, we’ve significantly expanded it over the last 12 months.

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Our Customer Experience Centre has officially opened!

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Products & Services | Posted on 13-10-2015

We are excited to share that we have recently celebrated the opening of our new Customer Experience Centre in Binley. The centre was officially opened by MP for Coventry North East, Colleen Fletcher, Chief Executive, Saint-Gobain Building Distribution UK & Ireland, Mark Rayfield as well as representatives from the local Chamber of Commerce.

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Management Trainees 2015

Jewson Management Scheme receives National Accreditation

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in More | Posted on 08-10-2015

We’ve recently received some fantastic news from the Institute of Builders Merchants (IoBM). As an accreditor of educational qualifications and professional standards, the institute has certified our Management Trainee Scheme, a two year programme aimed at supporting talented individuals to achieve management roles within Jewson.

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