Gardening Department Team Leader, West Sussex

Location West Sussex
Discipline: Horticulture
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Maria Ledbury

Contact email:
Job ref: 14725 KM
Published: 5 months ago

Gardening Department Team Leader, West Sussex

Vacancy Ref: 14725 KM

Hours of work: 42.5 hours per week, Full Time

The role:

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Gardening Department Team Leader to join a Garden Centre located in West Sussex.

The Garden Department Team Leader pride themselves on not only giving customers the very best in product quality and choice, but also on providing them with an aspirational shopping experience through creating stunning visual displays.

They work hard to constantly ensure stock availability, and that our customers enjoy exceptional service and specialist advice.


  • Checking performance reports

  • Ordering

  • Merchandising and stock exit plans

  • POS material is right in your areas

  • Responsible for the retail standards in your area

General Duties

  • Creating visual and inspirational displays to help sell products

  • General shop floor maintenance and housekeeping

  • Assisting customers with advice and carry to car

  • Using the EPOS system

  • Merchandising stock and any other duties required by the Department Manager

  • Follow guidelines on action points following reports and floor-walks

  • Print and put out POS material in the relevant areas

Deputy Duties

  • Deputise for the Department Manager during holidays and days off.

  • Communicate any issues or concerns to the CREM or CAT Manager

  • Organise the plant team with weekly and daily tasks

  • Update the team on instructions and guidelines from the BD Garden Buying Team.


To be discussed at interview

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

How to apply:

Please send your CV and cover letter to; Maria Ledbury -

We thank all applicants who apply for this role. However, please be advised that only those short listed for an interview will be contacted.

Please be assured that your job application will be managed in complete confidence and your personal details will not be passed to any third party without your prior permission 

Agricultural and Farming Jobs are an established specialist Agricultural Recruitment business with offices based in rural Worcestershire.

We have a specialist and dedicated Headhunting Recruitment Division as well as a specialist Jobs Advertising Division. We recruit specifically for all roles within the Agricultural industry and support the recruitment needs of all related clients including; Farms, Agricultural Machinery, Fresh Produce, Food, Horticultural, Equestrian, Finance and Veterinary companies on an International basis.

We offer an exceptional service with a personable, yet highly professional approach.