Garden Centre Manager
Are you an ambitious and inspirational manager with a proven track record in delivering high levels of commercial performance within a large aspirational retail environment? If you are then our client is looking for a candidate just like you to run one of their leading garden centres.
Sited in North Hampshire this traditional garden centre originally started life as a family-run nursery and our client has invested into creating an award winning retail outlet that provides customers with a stunning destination centre and superb customer experience, while still staying close to its horticultural roots.
They are currently looking for a General Operations Manager to take charge of managing the centre and are looking for a top retailer to take on this fantastic challenge. So can you offer their customers a truly unique retail experience in an aspirational environment where they can enjoy engaging with and buying fantastic products and receive exceptional customer service? Are you the dynamic and retail focused Centre Manager who can lead and develop a dedicated team?
As General Operations Manager of the garden centre, you will be responsible for all aspects of the centre including:
Driving sales and maximising profit in order to consistently meet your KPIs.
You will deliver exceptional standards of customer service.
You will identify trends in sales and profit opportunities and you will translate these into sound retail action points.
You will be at the helm leading, developing and motivating your team with a clear focus on driving exceptional performance and managing all controllable costs.
You will ensure high standards of stock management and control are constantly maintained.
You will carry out daily floor walks of every department.
You will understand and be able to easily connect with their AB1 customer demographic with an ability to ensure that retail standards and service levels constantly exceed their expectations.