What's it like to work for JP Corry?

Founded over 200 years ago on the bank of the River Lagan, JP Corry is one of Northern Ireland's leading Builders Merchants. 

JP Corry forms part of STARK Building Materials UK Limited, one of Europe’s largest merchant and distributor of building materials. Rooted in their local market, each of our branches are uniquely positioned to meet the specific needs of customers, be they builders or tradespeople.



Ciaran McConnell, Managing Director at JP Corry shares his career journey. 

'I joined JP Corry when I was 20 years old as a Trade Centre Sales Assistant and I never imagined 14 years later that I would be the Managing Director; a clear example of a business full of opportunity. 

My career journey has been instrumental in gaining exprience and exposure to all areas of the business. Like many of my colleagues who have progressed through the company, I've had many roles throughout my career, including Trade Counter Sales Assistant, Telesales Sales Representative, Specialist Sales and Business Development. 

JP Corry is a brand renowned as a market leader with branches throughout Northern Ireland & Isle of Man, and as part of STARK group provides opportunities spanning the globe, and I hope your next step will be to explore the prospects that we can offer. Our focus on developing our people to learn new skills and collaborating with experienced colleagues is centered on making a positive impact in the communities in which we live and work. 

The fresh perspectives and ideas you could bring are invaluable to our dynamic and evolving business. Every day I am inspired to learn of the new solutions our people bring to our customers and partners, and how they are helping to shape how people live their lives through the products and services we deliver. It's these challenges in an ever changing marketplace that have seen me develop my career and is what makes JP Corry an exciting and rewarding place to build a career. 

Find your next career opportunity with JP Corry and view our current vacancies.