Garden Shop Supervisor

From horticruitment

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Ref – C598

Garden Shop Supervisor required

Our client is a small group of highly successful garden centres, a nursery and a Landscaping division, this is a business that knows everything about plants, gardens and high-class retailing.  Over the years they have built up a loyal customer base and are renowned for providing an extensive range of top-quality gardening products, home and leisure and gifts. 25% of their work force have enjoyed over 10 years of loyal service. Our client has an opportunity within their Garden Shop Department to join the team as a Supervisor.

Job Purpose
  • Deliver an outstanding customer service to create a truly premium experience by putting the customer at the forefront. Maintaining the highest possible standards to drive customer retention and referrals
  • Demonstrates a thorough knowledge of the current season range including other lines available
  • Using all the visual merchandising tools at their disposal, presents the product at its very best to the customer in order to highlight newness in the range and showcase outfit building suggestions and styling tips to maximise sales opportunities with effective use of space and stock availability
  • Ensures the team are focused on continuously delighting the customer and implements necessary measures as a result of any gaps in performance
  • Effectively supporting the Duty Manager and to lead the small team on a rota basis as the Duty Manager, clearly communicating the individual goals and objectives for the day.
  • Ensures that all company administrative work is dealt with accurately in a timely manner
  • Ensures adherence at all times to comply with company security and safety procedures
  • Maintains the health and safety of colleagues, customers and contractors;
  • Adheres to all stock control procedures to minimise stock loss and highlighting any areas where stock control could be improved.
  • Demonstrates flexibility in order to meet store and customer needs;
  • Supports in the delivery of adhoc projects where required.
About You
  • Demonstrates strong communication skills to support an effective working relationship with the Duty Manager and Senior Management Team
  • Pro-active, enthusiastic and passionate
  • Results oriented, commercial and sales driven; works well under pressure
  • Relevant retail sales experience and knowledge; forward thinking
  • Computer literate to adhere to and drive all store operations

Our Client is a much loved and trusted brand with a strong traditional horticultural heritage, with a firm belief that the people are what makes the business successful.

If this Garden Shop Supervisor vacancy is of interest, please apply or contact Jay Hamlett on 01233 732767 or

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Thank you for the interest you have shown in this Garden Shop Supervisor 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 Garden Shop Supervisor vacancy will have been unsuccessful.