Join the Maxim Team

General Manager

March 23, 2019
Maxim Truck & Trailer
Mississauga, ON
Job Type:
Full Time

Req # 19023


Maxim Truck and Trailer
1280 Shawson Drive
Mississauga, ON L4W 1C3

Do you have exceptional leadership skills?  As Maxim’s General Manager, you will provide leadership for staff by creating national and local account relationships, exceeding customer expectations and achieve the business goals and budget.


  • Ongoing performance management, goal setting and professional development of Service, Parts and Sales staff.
  • Provides leadership to sales staff, marketing and operations – ensuring they understand the customer’s needs.  Assists in ensuring Maxim is meeting the needs of national and local accounts through regular contact.  Responsible for growing key relationships with accounts.  
  • Assembles annual business plan, budgets and productivity measures by location/sales representative for areas of accountability from information provided by direct reports.  Reviews month end reports to control expenses and to adjust business plans and ensure accurate reflection of the operations;
  • Present monthly results to Maxim’s Executive Team;
  • Identify opportunities to improve customer service (both internal and external) and develop/implement improvement plans;
  • Overall P&L responsibility for your branch;
  • Develops branch forecasts and consolidated forecast;
  • Responsible for the growth of revenue in all departments.

Ideal qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5 years prior Branch Manager experience, (e.g., trailers, rentals and leasing, parts, service in the GTA)
  • Minimum of 2 years in the retail medium/heavy duty truck industry or equivalent, to ensure knowledge of sales, financial results, creating budgets, developing standards, administration, customer service, and shop management.
  • Direct General Manager experience to ensure knowledge of the fundamentals in service and/or parts, department operations, financial results, administration, customer service, and fleet management.
  • Certificate, Diploma or Bachelor’s degree Business or Finance - MBA or B.Com designation is preferred.
  • Prior supervisory/leadership experience with sales staff an asset.
  • Knowledge of fleet and dealer maintenance procedures and systems is an asset

Why choose Maxim?

  • A competitive salary with incentive plan
  • Group benefits including health (drug card), dental & vision
  • RRSP plan with company match
  • Educational assistance plan
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Strong team environment
  • Support of a national company

More about us:

Contrary to popular belief, we are not a transportation company!  We provide quality transportation equipment, parts, and service to our customers.  Headquartered in Winnipeg, Manitoba, we are a full service truck and trailer equipment dealer with 18 locations from Vancouver to Montreal.  We are a proud Canadian company with over 550 employees that has been in business for over 30 years.

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