Job Vacancies at Ramsgate Garden Centre

Welcome to our recruitment page, here you will find job vacancies at Ramsgate Garden Centre. We are always looking for new talent to join our team so if you think you would like to work for this forward thinking family owned business then why not apply for one of the job roles below. You can apply for jobs by sending in your CV to the addresses provided in the job descriptions.

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Delivery Driver

(Part Time – 30 hours per week – including weekend working)

We are currently seeking a Delivery Driver to join our large Garden Centre Group.  The successful candidate will be expected to complete home deliveries so should be physically fit as this is a very hands on role and you will need to handle large and heavy loads. Experience in retail is essential to the role as is good customer service.  Full clean driving license essential.

Duties will include:

Loading of customer orders on the van in a safe and timely manner ensuring products are wrapped and secured efficiently.
Planning of routes beforehand.
Stock/fixture transfers between stores when required.
Maintenance and due diligence checks of delivery van.
Other duties as required around the Centre

The successful candidate will:

 Hold a full, clean driving licence

Be comfortable driving large vehicles
Be experienced in a retail environment
Have a friendly and positive attitude, providing a great customer experience at point of delivery
Be flexible as some weekend working will be required.
Have good organisational skills.
Wear the correct PPE to comply with Covid secure regulations.

What we offer:

We offer a competitive salary and benefits include free car parking and staff discount for our Garden Centres and Restaurants as well as the Woodthorpe Leisure Park. If you would like to join our family run business and bring your ideas and talents to our fast growing company and forward thinking team we want to hear from you.

To apply:

Please send your CV and cover letter to: Kerrie Walker, Centre Manager

kwalker@britishgardencentres.com

Applications close – Friday 21st January 2022

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Gifts Manager

(Full Time – 39 hours per week - including weekends)

We are currently looking for a Gifts Manager to work in this fast paced and very customer focused Centre. The successful candidate will be highly motivated, approachable and have excellent people skills with a positive “can do” attitude, plus a keen eye for detail.

Previous experience in retail at supervisory level would be an advantage together with excellent customer service and a high standard of visual merchandising.

Duties will include:

Pricing, displaying & merchandising a variety of products
General daily housekeeping
Management of a small number of staff
Dealing with customers both in person and on the phone
Updating department rotas
Administration using the online stock ordering system
Ensuring the highest standards of merchandising and inventory control are maintained.
Accountable for providing great customer service and have a keen eye for detail around the customers’ experience in your department

Requirements of the role:

Good communication skills and able to work as part of a team
Work well under pressure
Professionalism and reliability
Good time management
Excellent customer service skills
Highly motivated and enthusiastic with a drive to succeed
Able to work using own initiative

What we offer:

 Benefits include free car parking and staff discounts for our Garden Centres and Restaurants as well as the Woodthorpe Leisure Park. If you would like to join our family run business and bring your ideas and talents to our fast growing company and forward thinking team we want to hear from you.

To apply:

Please send your CV and cover letter to: Kerrie Walker  Centre Manager

kwalker@britishgardencentres.com

Applications close – Friday 21st January 2022

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