We are looking for a Retail Sales Assistant to work in our Garden Furniture & BBQ department at Otter Garden Centre, Plymouth. This is a full-time role for 39 hours per week, to work 5 days per week including a weekend day.



With exceptional customer service skills you will enjoy working under pressure in a retail environment.

You will learn about our wide range of garden furniture and BBQ’s and use your detailed knowledge of the products to drive sales whilst ensuring product layout is maintained to high standards.

The duties will include:

  • To work with customers selling garden furniture, BBQ’s and related products.
  • To work on own initiative but also be part of a bigger team.
  • Using the tills and the stock ordering system.
  • To maintain high standards in the specialised product areas

This role may involve some heavy lifting and manual handling.

About You

  • Previous customer service experience and ideally experience of dealing with high value product sales.
  • Excellent customer service approach.
  • You will be a self motivated, energetic and enthusiastic individual, passionate about delivering the best possible experience for our customers.

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 garden related products to our customers.


This is a full-time permanent role, 39 hours per week, to work 5 days including a weekend day.

How to Apply

Please send your CV and covering letter by email to Sue Cliff sue.cliff@otterplymouth.com please provide information in your cover letter on your suitability for this role and what interests you in working for Otter Garden Centres.



Location: Otter Garden Centres , Plymouth

Published: 28th January 2020