Jobs in Wincanton

We are recruiting for an experienced Team Leader to lead our Plants Area at Otter Garden Centre, Wincanton.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Excellent horticultural knowledge with previous experience of working within this sector
  • Retail Management experience
  • A genuine passion for plants. You will ideally have a qualification in horticulture.

The interview process will include a walk-around of the Plant Area, during which you will be asked questions about our plants which will provide you with an opportunity to demonstrate your passion and plant knowledge.

Requirements

  • You will support the branch manager in leading the team to maximise plants sales whilst ensuring we deliver excellent customer service to every customer.
  • You will ensure targets are achieved and that all company standards and policies are adhered to.
  • You will ensure high visual standards, accurate stock control, and that the right level of plant care and plant health is maintained.

About You

  • You will be passionate about delivering the best possible experience for our customers and enjoy working in a busy retail environment.
  • You will be a team player and confident communicator with the drive and energy to lead a great team and business to the next level.
  • Previous retail experience is essential.
  • You will have an excellent horticultural knowledge. Unfortunately, we will not be able to consider applicants who do not have plants / horticultural knowledge.

This role may involve heavy lifting.

Otter Garden Centres is a family-run independent business with over 50 years heritage of growing and selling plants. We pride ourselves on not only providing a high-quality customer experience in all our garden centres but also offering a high quality, wide range of plants to our customers.

Hours

The role is full-time and permanent to include one weekend day per week.

How to Apply

Please send your CV and covering letter by email to Branch Manager, Alex Provis

Alex.Provis@otterwincanton.com

or post to Alex Provis, Otter Garden Centre, Bruton Road, Wincanton, Somerset BA9 8HA