Plant Manager, Garden Centre

Location Plymouth
Discipline: Horticulture
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££30000 - £35000 per annum
Contact name: Maria Ledbury

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Job ref: 15380ML_1642063927
Published: 9 days ago

Job Title: Plant Department Manager

Vacancy Ref: 15380 ML

Location of the Job: Plymouth

The Company:. Our Plant Managers pride themselves on not only giving our 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, that our high standards of plant care and quality are always maintained and that our customers enjoy exceptional service and specialist advice.

The Job Role Overview: As a Plant Manager, you would be responsible for managing and leading your team in pulling all of this vital activity together so that our customers have a truly unique and memorable shopping experience. Your focus will always be on the customer and meeting their expectations, but you will also have responsibility for driving sales and profitability - so you will have a real sense of ownership and empowerment!

Our Ideal Plant Manager

  • Have experience of working in Garden Centres, although we are open to talking to candidates from any horticultural or retail background
  • Have an energetic personality with an ability to easily engage with and connect with our AB1 target customers
  • Have a creative and entrepreneurial attitude towards plant retailing
  • Have excellent knowledge of plants, plant care and maintenance
  • Be able to recognise and act on sales opportunities
  • Be meticulous to the detail in terms of product placement, standards, presentation, visual elevation and overall look and feel
  • Have an ability to manage and develop a team
  • Be able to use reports in order to improve performance
  • Have an ability to manage stock from entry to exit within the centre
  • Be an excellent communicator
  • Be able to use an Epos system

Salary package Up to £35K DOE