Sundries Assistant

From horticruitment

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Working For: Horticruitment

Sundries Assistant required

Job Ref: M043

Our esteemed client is an independently owned garden centre that has earned a well-deserved reputation for excellence, garnering recognition as one of the finest such establishments in the entire UK. This garden centre stands out among its peers due to its unwavering commitment to providing exceptional customer service and offering the highest quality products available in the marketplace.

With its focus on providing a comprehensive range of gardening supplies, plants, and equipment, this garden centre has become a destination of choice for gardening enthusiasts and professionals alike. As an industry leader, our client has set a benchmark for excellence that is difficult for others to match, making it a go-to destination for all your gardening needs.   

The company is currently looking to recruit a strong retailer to work within the Sundries Department offering assistance and advice to their customers.

Job Description:

The sundries assistant will be responsible for all non-living aspects of the garden centre within the sundries and landscaping departments. The candidate will work alongside 2 full-time members of staff.  The aim is for candidates to spend most of their time on the shop floor. It is expected that the candidates will ensure the sales area and the staff are well presented at all times and reinforce and promote an exceptional level of customer service.

The following skills are essential:
  • Experience of working in a friendly retail environment
  • Strong customer service skills and experience
  • Familiarity with KPI’s and ability to quickly identify strong sellers and weaker lines
  • Experience of stock management, receive incoming deliveries, pricing, regular stock takes and good knowledge of sundries stock.
  • Good merchandising skills with an ability to implement POS for new promotions.
  • Good communication skills with staff, department heads and centre management

If this Sundries Assistant vacancy is of interest, please apply or contact Sara Yassin 01233 732767 or

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Thank you for the interest you have shown in this Sundries Assistant  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 Sundries Assistant vacancy will have been unsuccessful.