Plant Area Manager

Location United Kingdom
Discipline: Horticulture
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £Competitive
Contact name: Jacqueline Stones

Contact email:
Job ref: 15792 EM
Published: about 1 month ago
Startdate: ASAP

We are looking for a number of Full Time Permanent Plant Area Managers to join the regional team supporting our Yorkshire and Cheshire Garden Centres.

The Role

As a Plant Area Manager, you will be responsible for supporting and managing the outdoor plant areas in any one of our Cheshire Garden Centres. Also covering Plant Area Manager holidays and supporting in larger centres

You will be a qualified horticulturalist with retail management experience

You will need to be able to manage your department to achieve sales and profit targets whilst motivating your team to maximise opportunities and inspiring them to offer the highest standards of customer service

What you will be doing as a Plant Area Manager?

  • Planning & supervising staff resources for daily running of the department

  • Ensuring all stock is clearly and accurately priced and always looking fresh

  • Plant stock replenishment and merchandising to create fabulous plant displays with clear and accurate POS

  • Develop the team to look after and care for our plants ensuring they are always healthy and looking great for our customers as well as being able to advise our customer on suitable plants and products for their needs

  • Manager regular cleaning and housekeeping tasks as needed

  • As a Garden Centre Duty Manager, you will take on wider responsibilities for managing the Garden Centre and work with the management team to support duty cover and Centre business priorities

What makes you our perfect Plant Area Manager?

  • Friendly, with an engaging personality and a genuine love for retail and customer service

  • Knowledgeable and passionate about plants and plant related products

  • Successful retail manager who can coach and develop their team

  • Strong communicator who can motivate their team to deliver with enthusiasm and great personality.

  • Be commercially aware to achieve sales and profit targets

The benefits!

  • Competitive rates of pay

  • Healthy work/life balance with no evening work

  • Access to 100s of retail and lifestyle experiences and discounts

  • Health Cash Plans

  • Generous staff discounts

  • 6 weeks Annual Leave per year

Sound Interesting?

If you think you’ve got what it takes and would like to join our team as a Plant Area Manager, please click 'Apply’ now.

***Please note - this job is NOT sponsored, so please do not apply unless you have the legal right to live and work in the UK ***