Job Vacancies at Tansley Barn Garden Centre

Welcome to our recruitment page, here you will find job vacancies at Tansley Barn 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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Sundries/Landscape Supervisor

(Full Time – 40 hours per week - including weekends)

We are currently looking for a Sundries/Landscape Supervisor to work in this fast paced and very customer focused Centre. Working in a busy retail environment within the garden centre the successful candidates will be highly motivated, approachable and have excellent people skills. You will have a positive “can do” attitude plus a keen eye for detail.

Please note that you will be required to work weekends and bank holidays.

Duties will include:

Pricing, displaying & merchandising of a variety of products
Quality customer service.
General daily housekeeping
Management of a small number of staff
Dealing with customers both in person and on the phone
Generate new and innovative ideas to enhance and improve the department.
Work closely with suppliers on delivering the best products in store.
Updating department rotas
Administration using the online stock ordering system
Take part in the store stock-taking programme to include out of hours working as required.

The successful candidate will be:

Experienced in working in a fast paced retail environment
Capable of owning your department, driving sales through great standards and exemplary customer service
Some understanding of garden/landscape supplies would be an advantage
Ensuring the highest standards of merchandising and inventory control are maintained
Have a keen eye for detail around the customers’ experience in your department.
Excellent customer service skills
Be professional and reliable
Able to prioritise work
Good time management skills
Able to work on own initiative as well as part of a team
Highly motivated and enthusiastic with a drive to succeed

What we offer:

Benefits include onsite 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 in your CV and cover letter to:  Simon Fox, Centre Manager

sfox@britishgardencentres.com

Applications close – Monday 31st January 2022

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Plant/Horticulture Supervisor

(Full Time –40 hours per week - including weekends)

We are currently seeking a candidate to join our horticultural team at Tansley Barn Garden Centre.

Working in the plant area this is a high-volume environment with a fast turnaround. The successful candidate should be physically fit as this is a very hands-on role and some heavy lifting may be required. A good knowledge of plants is essential to the role as is good customer service and a high standard of visual merchandising.

Knowledge and experience of plants/horticulture is preferable to the role.

Main Duties:

Managing a team of staff
Planning staff rotas.
Plant maintenance and care
Pricing, displaying & merchandising a variety of products
Giving guidance and advice to customers with their purchases
Adhering to company policies.
Quality customer service
General daily housekeeping

Skills required:

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
Flexible working hours to meet the business needs.

What we offer:

 Benefits include onsite 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:   Simon Fox, Centre Manager

sfox@britishgardencentres.com

Applications close – Monday 31st January 2022