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Based in Crewkerne, Somerset
Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits
The UK’s leading supplier of advice, products and services for the rural community are currently looking to recruit a Gardening Specialist on a part-time basis for their Crewkerne store in Somerset. Reporting to the Store Manager, you would be tasked with looking after indoor and outdoor plant sales within the Gardening department, providing an excellent standard of service to all customers.
This is a fantastic opportunity for a confident individual to put their gardening knowledge and expertise to use within a dynamic market leading business. You will play an important role in growing the store’s profitability within the gardening section as well as supporting colleagues to develop their product expertise in this area too. Monitoring stock availability and visual merchandising is also a key requirement. You would be expected to act as an ambassador within the store for your department.
Hours of work are 20 per week which may include working alternate weekends and some bank holidays.
The ideal candidate for the role will be an accomplished retail professional with significant experience providing a high standard of customer service within Garden Centres/Farm stores. You will be confident and knowledgeable about gardening and ideally have experience of providing a high standard of customer service within a gardening role. An affinity with the rural community would be an advantage.
You will have excellent organisational skills as well as the ability to use your initiative, plus exceptional communication and IT skills. You will need strong project management skills, attention to detail, and the ability to work equally effectively alone and as part of a team. You will be committed to delivering first-rate levels of service at all times.
The company offer a competitive salary, benefits including staff discount, training, pension scheme, plus the chance to play a key role in an exciting and progressive business. To apply for the Gardening Specialist position please send us a CV and covering letter quoting reference CTW111.
This role may be suitable for you if you have a background as any of the following: Store Assistant, Gardening Assistant, Farm Store Assistant, Retail Assistant, Customer Service Assistant, AMTRA, Garden Centre Assistant.
The position will suit candidates based in or around the following areas: Crewkerne, Somerset, Yeovil, Dorchester, Bridport, Honiton, Exeter, Tiverton, Taunton, Chard, Bridgwater.