Position Filled

Plantarea Manager – B174 – This position has now been filled

From Consultant Pauline Thomas

Our client is an award-winning Garden Centre established in 1983 and are the largest Garden Centre in central London. They are very much a plant focused Garden Centre majoring on plants and gardening products and their customers demand the very highest quality plants which are sourced mainly from top British growers. Unusually they are owned by a charity and run a training scheme to help long term unemployed people back in to work.  They are currently seeking an enthusiastic and dedicated Plantarea Manager to join the team. 

Do you have extensive knowledge of plants and gardening products?

Do you enjoy the challenge of purchasing your own plant stock and visiting suppliers?

Are you a real people person able to inspire other to reach their goals?

Key points
  • Developing and maintaining a high standard of customer service
  • Building excellent relationships with suppliers, attending trade shows and events
  • Purchasing of stock and setting annual reserves
  • Managing staff and trainees and prioritising tasks based on their abilities
  • Duty Management with key holder duties
Must haves
  • Excellent plant and product knowledge
  • Strong plant purchasing skills
  • The ability to present and merchandise a professionally run department at all times
  • An enthusiastic approach and passion for horticulture

If this Plantarea Manager vacancy is of interest, please apply or contact Pauline Thomas on 01233 732767 or pauline@horticruitment.com.

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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 will have been unsuccessful.