Operations Manager

From horticruitment

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Working For: horticruitment

Our client has a Wholesale Cash & Carry Nursery established over many years providing an easy and convenient way to buy great value quality plants. They grow and supply high quality plants and from enquiry to delivery, their mission is to provide a service tailored to the clients needs and priorities regardless of the size of the order ensuring the highest possible standards of plants.  They are currently seeking a Operations Manager to oversee the day to day running of the business, while playing an integral role in driving the business forward.

Job Description:

Duties and responsibilities would include the following:

  • Ensuring customers have an excellent experience on each contact or visit
  • Managing the team in a hands-on capacity
  • Preparing quotes and sourcing plants
  • IT Management
  • Taking responsibility for plant husbandry and presentation to the highest standards
  • Face to face or by phone or email finding appropriate solutions to customer requirements
  • Dealing with suppliers both in the UK and abroad
Key Skills:

The appointed person will possess extensive plant knowledge with proven experience in a nursery or plantarea environment, have a hands-on management style with the ability to multitask under pressure , computer literate and ideally with experience of Growmaster or other nursery software and ideally hold PA1/PA6 as well as Forklift Counter Balance License.

If this Operations Manager vacancy is of interest, please apply or contact Tom Little on 01233 732767 or tom@horticruitment.com.

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Thank you for the interest you have shown in this Operations Manager vacancy.  Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applications that we receive, it is not possible to respond to every one.  Therefore, unless you hear from us within the next 14 days, your application for this Operations Manager vacancy will have been unsuccessful.