Plant Buyer – A625

From Consultant Pauline Thomas

Our client has a family run business which has grown considerably in recent years now in-line to be a popular destination Garden Centre with customers from far and wide. Due to expansion and recent acquisitions they are currently seeking a Plant Buyer who will take responsibility for plant purchasing across 3 sites.

Do you have extensive plant knowledge? 

Are you an experienced plant buyer and in contact with leading plant suppliers?

Can you provide a high level of merchandising and displays?

Key points
  • Purchasing of all plant stock and negotiating with new and existing suppliers UK and abroad
  • Ensure the buying process is robust and performance is on target
  • Analysing sales and taking appropriate action
  • Weekly visits to the other branches in order to support the team
  • Providing excellent visual merchandising standards
Must haves
  • Strong negotiating skills able to develop good relationships with suppliers
  • Excellent team leadership skills
  • Good attention to detail in all areas of the role
  • A proven track record in plant purchasing able to drive product development

Possible accommodation available

If this Plant Buyer vacancy is of interest, please apply or contact Pauline Thomas on 01233 732767 or

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