Plantarea Manager

From horticruitment

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Working For: horticruitment

Plantarea Manager required

Job Ref T666

Our client is a traditional garden centre located in near Dartmouth, who have gained an impeccable reputation for supplying fresh plants to the public. Boasting a large collection of plants and ornaments that will help to make their customers gardens even more beautiful. Whether their customers are planning a complete garden overhaul or minor additions their dedicated, and knowledgeable team are always ready help.

Job Description

As a Plantarea Manager, you will deliver an exceptional service to customers, ensuring the quality of the plants are presented to a high standard. In this fast-pace, hands on role, you will focus on all areas of plant care/sales.

Key Responsibilities

 Duties and responsibilities would include the following:

-Accountable for the operational excellence and financial performance of the department.

-Ensuring the highest standards of displays are maintained and that targets are achieved.

-Leading your team with a clear direction and a culture of coaching and mentoring.

-Accountable for providing great customer service and advice, with a keen eye for detail.

-Ensuring accurate stocking levels are maintained with excellent quality plants.

-Ensuring the smooth efficiency of all daily duties.

Candidate Skills 

As the Plantarea Manager, you’ll need to have the following experience: A proven track record in garden centre retailing: you will know this working environment well in terms of the products & tips on how to care for plants.

-Good plant knowledge

-Several years’ experience working in a Plantarea or Plant Nursery

-You have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written

-A qualification in a horticultural subject would also be an advantage

If you have experience in any of the following areas we would like to hear from you.

-Nursery Manager

-Nursery Supervisor

-Nursery Team Leader

-Plantarea Assistant/Supervisor

-Plantarea Assistant Manager. 

If this Plantarea Manager vacancy is of interest, please apply or contact Sophie Sharpe on 01233 732767 or

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Thank you for the interest you have shown in this Plantarea 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 Plantarea Manager vacancy will have been unsuccessful.