We are seeking a commercially-minded person to work full-time in a team and further increasing our sales to professional plant buyers, designers, head gardeners and onto high-end residential garden build projects (where the client doesn’t employ a professional designer – yes, terrible!).
The successful candidate will enjoy a really varied and interesting role with us. We are a happy, experienced and diverse bunch of folk. You should fit in well – and ideally have a background in the horticulture industry and/or have proven successful experience in Landscape/Garden design or contracting.
Skills are required (at least 2 out of the following – we can teach you the others as appropriate)
- Proven successful experience in Horticulture and/or Landscape-Garden Design
- A willing and tested skill in generating leads and converting these into sales/repeat customers.
- Imaginative CAD and Sketch-up ability (Intermediate level)
- Knowledge and industry experience in pricing/tendering and Contract Management
- Proven Management Skills (Labour, Budget and Resources)
- Full UK Driving Licence
The Role is full time and requires working Monday to Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. During the spring and summer months, you would be required to work at least two Saturdays a month in place of a Monday.
Salary & Package
Negotiable Salary – dependent on your experience skills & qualifications Plus OTE bonus, company pension contribution, 28 paid holidays per year, access to company pool of vehicles
All applicants must have valid references and proof of Eligibility to work in the UK. Once we have received your completed application, this will be reviewed against set criteria for the role. Unsuccessful candidates should receive an email to inform them that they have not been shortlisted on this occasion, however, if you do not hear back after 2 weeks please assume on this occasion that unfortunately, you have been unsuccessful.