Assistant Garden Centre Manager

From Dunston Hall Garden Centre

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Assistant Garden Centre Manager required

Ref ADV286

We have an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Garden Centre Manager to join the team and help manage our Dunston Hall Garden Centre.

The ideal candidate will be a well-rounded, passionate individual who is pro-active and enthusiastic in their approach and able to work using their own initiative. Experience of working in a garden centre or similar horticultural environment is essential including the management and supervision of personnel.

As Assistant Manager, you will:

  • Have an extensive knowledge of the horticultural industry
  • A sound understanding of EPOS systems
  • The ability to drive sales through your team
  • (in conjunction with the Centre Manager) Manage the day to day operation of the centre whilst ensuring costs are contained within targeted budgets
  • Maximise store profitability by promoting sales within the centre
  • Ensure a high level of customer service is delivered at all times
  • Manage, coach and motivate team members to deliver to all targets and lead by example

The ideal candidate will have

  • Commercial awareness
  • Proven leadership credentials
  • Good training and development capabilities
  • Administration skills including a working knowledge of Health and Safety

This is a full-time position, 5-6 days per week including weekends and Bank Holidays.

Own transport required as we are not on a public transport route.

Salary £23,000 – £26,000 subject to experience.

Please apply, with full Curriculum Vitae to:

Mr Mark Lancashire

Centre Manager
Dunstan Hall Garden Centre
Dunston Road
S41 9RL