Plant area manager

Posted: 5 Jul 2021
Location: Cornwall
Company: Goonhavern Garden Centre
Salary: £24 - £29k
Closing Date: 16th August 2021

Goonhavern garden centre is an independent, medium sized centre on the north Cornish coast, a few miles just outside of Perranporth. We have grown the garden centre substantially over the past few years with a new addition of an outdoor canopy in the plant area. We are now looking for someone with a passion for retail and plants, that can lead a team to take our plant area and garden centre to the next level.

We are looking for a strong people manager who has excellent plant knowledge but has sound commercial awareness. They must be able to delegate, yet have the ability to train and pass on their enthusiasm and commitment to the team.

Key skills:

  • Plant buyer
  • Assist with the running of the garden centre on the manager's days off
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Passion for self development and training
  • Excellent technological skills and previous experience of EPOS systems