Nursery and Garden Centre Assistant / Duty Manager

Cordant People
London (Greater)
10 Oct 2018
14 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Cordant People are currently recruiting for a Nursery and Garden Centre Assistant / Duty Manager.

Due to our clients expanding business they now have a fantastic opportunity for the right individual to join their team and work within their family run garden centre.

Key Role / Responsibilities:

Working for a local garden nursery you will be responsible for looking after bedding plants making sure that plants are inspected for pests and diseases insuring that all products are fed and watered. Will also involve cashier/till work and some manual handling of products will be required so some heavy lifting will be part of the role (up to 20kg compost bags)

Key skills:

* Very high standard of customer service as our client prides themselves on their level customer service and satisfaction
* Great communication with both customers and staff to both follow instructions as well as delegate the tasks to other team members
* Ideally you will be passionate about gardening/horticulture, even if you do not have the relevant knowledge as you will be trained on the job
* They are looking for an individual who takes personal pride in their work
* The role involves manual work and a level of manual lifting will be required (Up to 20kg bags compost)
* Retail experience is vital as you will be expected to undertake retail duties in the shop area (cashier duties including answering phone, taking messages, management deliveries)

Must have:

* A keen interest in gardening/horticulture
* Good team leadership skills
* Attention to detail in all daily duties
* An enthusiastic and positive attitude

Due to the location of the client access to your own transport will be desirable

Cordant People are an equal opportunities employer


Cordant Group is an equal opportunities employer

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