Department manager - planteria

Posted: 23 Sep 2021
Location: Esher, Surrey
Company: Garsons
Salary: £28,332 - £34,848
Closing Date: 29th October 2021

We have an exciting opportunity for a Department Manager to join the Planteria team.
The responsibilities of the role are to:

  • the buying of all outdoor and indoor plants
  • the buying of all outside sundries products including (terracotta, aggregates, compost, Christmas related products)
  • ensure the EPOS system up to date at all times
  • develop the team to the highest standard
  • develop and maintain excellent supplier relations
  • maintain your area to the highest standard
  • work closely with other departments to maximise link sales  
  • attend relevant trade shows to source new products and get the best terms with suppliers 

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Excellent horticultural knowledge and experience
  • retail management experience within a busy environment.
  • excellent people skills with a proven track record of people management and team leadership.
  • excellent computer and retail management system skills.

Garsons offer the following staff benefits as part of its package:

  • Staff discount card.
  • Holiday entitlement of 28 days rising to 31 with length of service (pro rata).
  • Discounted PYO fruit and veg staff picking at designated times.
  • Free parking on site.