Garden / Plant centre manager

Posted: 4 Dec 2018
Location: Kent
Company: MorePeople
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000
Closing Date: 31st January 2019

This family run independent garden centre and wholesale plant supplier based in Kent is seeking a strong horticultural manager who is capable of taking on the running of this small plant orientated business. They want someone who is interested in making this their own, someone who is a self starter, is commercially aware and interested in setting sales targets and filling them! Someone who loves plant retailing, is creative and capable of merchandising to a very high standard.

They are seeking someone who has proven experience within garden centre retailing, who is capable of choosing and displaying stock to make the centre attractive to their customers and help boost sales. You must have strong leadership and customer service skills combined with excellent product knowledge. Attention to detail and the ability to maintain a strong and highly customer focused team is essential. Working as part of a team the successful candidate will also be jointly responsible for the day-to-day running of the site which also has a successful wholesale business, as well as working closely with the Directors in developing the business.

Full clean driving license desired.