General Manager

From Simpsons Garden Centre

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Working For: Simpsons Garden Centre

General Manager required

Job Ref ADV434

Simpsons is recognised as one of the leading destination Garden Centre in the UK having won numerous awards including Destination Garden Centre of the Year in Scotland several times.

By providing the best gardening, plant, outdoor living and gift choice, as well as fantastic restaurants, Simpsons has built up a reputation as a family run destination for all.  Our friendly and practical approach had helped us build and maintain a reputation as one of the most respected garden centres in Scotland.

Years of experience and passion for what we do drives our aim for providing excellent quality and customer service each and every day.  With our expert team sharing a wealth of knowledge about the products and plants we supply in store.

Working for us means playing a vital role, one where you will be central to our customer experience and continued success.  You will be at the forefront of dealing with our customers, offering an outstanding service that has your personal touch, and leaves every customer feeling valued.

We are looking for a General Manager to join our team at our Inverness store who will be responsible for the day-to-day operations, interacting with other Managers across the organisation.


  • Focusing on operational excellence
  • Overseeing customer interactions and resolving any issues
  • Ensure safe working environmental for staff and customers
  • Strong communicator who can motivate their team to deliver with enthusiasm and great personality.
  • Commercially driven with the ability to maximise sales
  • Previous experience of buying and sourcing preferred.
  • Lead the ranging, space allocation, pricing, and promotions

The GM will be required to spend time “on the floor” to assist in operational positions to ensure speed of service standards and quality control standards are maintained, including set-up and closing procedures.

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