Horticultural / Plantarea Manager

Recruiter
Location
England, Kent
Salary
£18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted
05 Jan 2017
Closes
04 Feb 2017
Ref
DS8895
Contact
Dianne Saunders
Function
Management Jobs
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent


We are seeking an outstanding plants person with great merchandising and retail skills to take the role of Horticultural Manager of this Kent based garden centre which is part of a Nationwide group that are continually growing and developing their leading garden centres across England and Wales.

The Role

The role will be to take responsibility for one of the largest departments within the centre. As Horticulture / Plantarea Manager you will look after the day to day merchandising and maintenance of the plant stock as well as motivating the team to provide the highest standard of customer service. The role will also have duty management responsibility across the entire centre.

The Person

For this role we are seeking a leader with superb retail experience to head this busy department.

Candidates MUST HAVE strong horticultural knowledge both practical and academic and be able to demonstrate a very high level of plant knowledge.

The plantarea is the focus point of any garden centre and your standards for customer service, merchandising and the little details that make a department special will make you stand out. Experience within a garden centre is desirable as is supervisory skills.