We are looking for an experienced Plant Area Manager to lead our plants department at Otter Garden Centres, Ottery St Mary.
The role will involve leading a large and busy retail plants department, managing plant deliveries, orders and replenishments, driving sales and profitability. You will also ensure every customer receives a high-quality shopping experience.
The ideal candidate will have:
- 5+ years of horticultural experience working in a similar environment
- a passion for plants along with a deep knowledge of plants and plant care
- experience of successfully leading a large team
- a strong commercial outlook with good experience of managing stock, costs and budgets.
Horticultural qualifications are preferred, and proficiency with Microsoft Office including Excel.
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.
This is a key role in our Ottery St Mary Garden Centre. We can offer the right person a rewarding career in an established business with a long and strong plants heritage.
The role is full-time and permanent.
39 hours per week over five days, to include one day at the weekend.
How to Apply
Please send your CV and covering letter to Branch Manager, John Giblin.
The closing date for applications is February 8th 2019