Assistant Garden Centre Manager

Posted a week ago by Zachary Daniels Retail Recruitment

Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
£28,000 - £34,000/annum Benefits
A week ago
Zachary Daniels Retail Recruitment

Zachary Daniels Retail Recruitment has an opportunity for an Assistant Manager to join a highly successful independent Garden Centre store to help with their ongoing development and success. We are looking for an Assistant Manager from a Garden Centre or horticulture environment who can deliver outstanding results time and time again.

As the Assistant Manager you will work closely with your team to develop a strong relationship and set the standards in your centre. You will have responsibility for your chosen department, we want candidates with experience of garden centres, horticulture environments, garden accessories, sundries and seasonal departments.

Ideally you will have a horticulture qualification, or, strong experience, along with exceptional standards. We want a Horticulture Manager with strong attention to detail, high standards and the confidence to inspire those around you.

You will be responsible for all aspects of your department and section, manage the department and be responsible for recruitment, training and standards. As an Assistant Manager you will manager all aspects of the operation, put customers at the heart of what you do and deliver exceptional results. You will be able to drive sales, have high visual merchandising standards and ensure the area is attractive and appealing at all times.

The Successful Assistant Manager will need:

  • A background within a Garden Centre or similar environment
  • Relevant horti qualifications are an advantage
  • Strong horticulture knowledge and passion
  • Proven experience of leading large teams
  • Able to demonstrate a strong background in garden centres/nurseries or horti environments
  • High levels of motivational ability to inspire your teams
  • Strong track record of delivering results in a complex operational role
  • Experience of Horticulture an advantage, or a strong affinity will be considered.

Our client will offer you a genuine challenge, the opportunity to work in an outstanding business and have the chance to progress and move forward with your career. If you are looking for a new challenge and want the opportunity to progress, we are keen to hear from you. Apply now for an immediate interview.


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