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Garden Centre Manager

£40000 - £50000 per annum + Support for relocation
Closing date
15 Jun 2024

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Contract Type
Full Time
Management Jobs
Garden Centres & Nurseries

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Garden Centre Manager | Devon

Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 + Support for Relocation is provided

Are you a motivated and experienced retail manager looking for a new opportunity to lead and inspire? Do you have a passion for delivering exceptional customer service and driving sales growth? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you!

About the Business

The business prides itself on offering a unique, personal touch that only a family-run business can provide. They are dedicated to delivering exceptional products and service to their customers, fostering a welcoming and vibrant atmosphere. As they embark on an exciting growth journey, they are looking for an energetic, enthusiastic, and hands-on individual to join their team as a Garden Centre Manager.

Key Responsibilities

Oversee daily operations of the garden centre, ensuring smooth and efficient functioning.

Lead, motivate, and support a team of dedicated staff.

Maintain high standards of customer service, ensuring every visitor has a positive experience.

Manage inventory, including ordering, receiving, and merchandising plants and garden supplies.

Develop and implement sales strategies to drive revenue growth.

Plan and execute promotional events and activities to attract and retain customers.

Ensure the garden centre is well-maintained, clean, and visually appealing.

Monitor sales performance and provide regular reports to the owners.

Foster a positive and collaborative work environment.

The Ideal Candidate

Proven experience in a similar role within a garden centre or retail management.

Strong leadership and team management skills.

Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities.

Passion for horticulture.

Ability to work in a fast-paced, hands-on environment.

Strong organisational and multitasking skills.

Commercial awareness

Flexibility to work weekends and holidays as needed.

Why Join them?

Be part of a close-knit, family-run business where your contributions are valued.

Opportunity to influence the growth and success of the garden centre.

Work in a beautiful setting surrounded by nature.

Supportive and friendly work environment.

How to Apply

If you are an energetic and enthusiastic individual with a passion for gardening and retail management, we would love to hear from you! Apply below or get in touch with Michail at 01780 480530 or


MorePeople is a specialist recruitment business providing permanent and interim solutions for the Produce & Horticulture, Food, Agriculture and Garden & Leisure sectors across the UK and internationally. Our focus is on retail and foodservice supply chains, from ‘own label’ suppliers to blue chip brands.

Founded in 2000, our team comprises extremely knowledgeable ex-industry professionals and professional recruiters who are passionate about the sectors. We take a functional approach to recruitment with dedicated teams for Commercial, Technical, Operational, HR and Finance roles. The majority of placements are for permanent, full-time professional roles ranging from Junior Managers to Senior Directors.

Company info
01780 480530
Riverside Suite
Cherryholt House
Cherryholt Road

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