Tree & Shrub Sales Manager (Office Based)

Location
Potton, Bedfordshire
Salary
Negotiable + bonus + relocation expenses (if required)
Posted
13 Jan 2017
Closes
13 Feb 2017
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

This is the perfect opportunity for an experienced professional who wants to work within a leading Semi Mature Tree & Shrub nursery based in Bedfordshire. We require someone with strong tree and shrub knowledge (not necessarily from within the Tree & Shrub sector) who will work as part of a team utilising there knowledge to assist our extensive and varied customer base as well as developing new clients.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Communicating about trees and shrubs and issuing quotations to customers
  • Establishing and maintaining customer relationships and understanding individual needs
  • Building relationships with suppliers in Europe
  • Processing customer orders, and choosing stock from the nursery
  • Escorting clients around the nursery
  • Understanding the logistics required for each job and communicating this to all parties
  • Working with the stock control system (Growmaster) experience not essential, and supporting other staff as and when required.

In order to succeed in the role, you must

  • Have a keen interest in horticulture with excellent tree and shrub knowledge
  • Able to communicate confidently with people at all levels
  • Be self-motivated
  • Be organised and effective
  • Able to manage multiple tasks without dropping the ball
  • Passionate about customer service
  • Computer literate with good MS Office capabilities
  • Driving Licence

If your experience meets our criteria please send your CV with covering letter detailing your relevant experience and stating your salary expectations to michael@deepdale-trees.co.uk