Garden sundries manager

Posted: 27 May 2022
Location: Bedfordhire
Company: Waresley Park Garden Centre
Salary: £30,000

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual with to join our family run garden centre in the role of Garden sundries manager. Previous garden centre retail experience in department manager/leadership roles including buying and stock control is essential.

The successful candidate will be responsible for all day to day operations of the garden sundries department, including ordering, managing stock levels, merchandising and driving sales of, compost, gardening dry goods including chemicals and fertilizers, birdcare, solar lighting and many other gardening products, generating ideas to support further development of the garden sundries department as it expands. As well as liaising with the general manager and company directors you will also be responsible for dealing with sales representatives and attending trade shows where required.

This is a customer facing role and the successful applicant must demonstrate excellent customer care skills, the ability to work as part of a team as well as demonstrating the ability to work on their own.