Assistant Garden Centre Manager – G328

From Consultant Pauline Thomas

Assistant Garden Centre Manager required

A fantastic opportunity to join a family run small group of garden centres at Assistant Manager level where you will support the owner in a wide range of daily duties and activities.  Their centres are widely known for being of great value for money, having a friendly knowledgeable staff and stocking an extensive range of horticultural products.

Can you maintain and develop the highest standards of presentation?

Can you provide attention to detail in all areas of the business?

Are you a people’s person able to lead by example?

Key points
  • To work closely with the General Manager to ensure good operational efficiency
  • Assist with planning, budgeting and personnel issues
  • Stock control according to seasonal demands
  • Leading a small team of staff by example
  • Ensuring excellent standards of customer sales and service
Must haves
  • Previous experience in garden centre retailing at a similar level
  • Good attention to detail in all areas of the business
  • Experience of using an EPOS system
  • Able to maintain and deliver the highest standards of presentation and displays

If this Assistant Garden Centre Manager vacancy is of interest, please apply or contact Pauline Thomas on 01233 732767 or

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Thank you for the interest you have shown in this Assistant Garden Centre 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 Assistant Garden Centre Manager vacancy will have been unsuccessful.