Garden Centre and Operations Managers

Recruiter
Location
England, East Sussex
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
13 Jan 2017
Closes
25 Jan 2017
Ref
DS8968
Contact
MorePeople 01780 480530
Function
Management Jobs
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent


This Plant focused independent garden centre are looking for horticultural based managers for their family run garden centre either Assistant Managers level, Garden Centre or Operations Manager for their East Sussex based site. They are open minded to the level of key staff who will fit around family members.

The successful candidate will have a real eye for customer service and take huge pride for their work, with a real, can-do, enthusiastic attitude.
A willingness to learn to develop is key.
They are looking for a real leader, someone who is not afraid to get involved and lead by example.
Manage the daily operations, enabling everyone to inspire, educate and equip customers.
Constantly find ways of improving the garden centre and motivate the staff to achieve agreed company targets and objectives.
To drive performance maximising commercial potential.
To promote staff ownership & accountability to create a positive & enjoyable working environment.
To ensure that your store operates within current Health & Safety legislation.
To contribute to the success of the business as a whole.
Experience in the horticultural industry is preferable, with an excellent knowledge of plants and retail sales.
High level of experience in Microsoft Office Business.