General Manager - A748

4 days left

Up to £50,000
17 Sep 2019
17 Oct 2019
Management Jobs
Full Time
Contract Type

An excellent opportunity to join an award-winning independent Garden Centre at General Manager level who pride themselves on high standards of customer service, becoming a firm destination garden centre. The role will be responsible for the overall leadership and management of the centre which will include core departments and categories where you will play a significant role in the strategy and development of the business over the coming years.

Are you passionate about customer service and experience?

Can you demonstrate exceptional knowledge of horticulture and the garden industry?

Can you lead and inspire a team by example?

Key points

  • To take responsibility for the performance of all departments
  • Ranging, buying, stock management, cost control and profit margin
  • Monitoring financial performance against budget
  • Planning the seasons layout, shop moves to maximise sales opportunities
  • Ensure the team has a sense of pride by recognising and acknowledging achievements

Must haves

  • A proven track record in garden centre retailing at management level
  • Able to ensure clear communication throughout the team
  • Deliver excellent standards of customer sales and service
  • Able to champion new ideas for business growth

If this General Manager vacancy is of interest, please apply or contact Pauline Thomas on 01233 732767 or

Thank you for the interest you have shown in this General 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 General Manager vacancy will have been unsuccessful.

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Do you a proven track record in garden centre retailing at management level?

Do you have an excellent knowledge of the horticulture and garden industry?

Do you have strong purchasing and ranging skills?

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