Garden centre assistant – gardening and furniture

Posted: 10 Jan 2018
Location: Cambridge
Company: Blue Diamond Group

Coton Orchard Garden Centre, Cambridge
40 Hours per week, Full Time, Permanent Position

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a friendly and enthusiastic person to work as a general assistant in our garden sundries and furniture department in our Coton Orchard Garden Centre.

ABOUT THE CENTRE
Coton Orchard Garden Centre joined the Blue Diamond Group in December 2016 and we have exciting plans for the future to help this centre grow and develop. With a wide range of plants and gardening products, together with our expanding ranges of indoor living products we will ensure that our customers really do have everything they need for the home and garden.

The Centre has recently undergone a significant re-development and expansion which has had a substantial effect on footfall, with sales continuing to rise.

ABOUT THE ROLE
We pride ourselves on excellent customer service and on delivering an exceptional and unique retail experience. As the ideal candidate, you will be immaculately presented, professional and friendly, as well as having a good eye for detail. Our customers are our main priority, so therefore you will be someone who is passionate about customer service, polite and outgoing, and someone who would always put our customers first.

In this role, your duties will include:

  • Stock replenishment.
  • General maintenance and housekeeping
  • Assembling Garden Furniture and BBQ’S
  • Assisting customers with carry to car.
  • Collecting trollies from the car park.
  • Till operation.

ABOUT YOU
As the ideal candidate, you will be immaculately presented, professional and friendly, as well as having a good eye for detail. Our customers are our main priority, so therefore you will be someone who is passionate about customer service, polite and outgoing, and someone who would always put our customers first. Must be able to demonstrate an outstanding level of customer service.

The role will require weekend working.

You can expect your role to be varied and there can be great opportunities to develop and progress your career within the Blue Diamond Group.
If you are a passionate and motivated individual looking to work with a similarly inspired team, then we would love to accept your application, and look forward to hearing from you!

ABOUT THE BLUE DIAMOND GROUP
Blue Diamond Group is one of the UK’s largest Garden Centre Groups, with 19 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards.

We hold a profitable, prominent position within the garden centre industry priding ourselves on our inspirational approach to retailing which gives us a creative point of difference in the market. Our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers.

Please apply online at https://www.bluediamond.gg/application-form