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Full Time – Assistant Manager

Hours: 45 hours per week, full time to include alternate weekend working.

About Us:

We are an award-winning and independent garden centre in North London, with a strong commitment to customer service and a passion for horticulture.  We have been dedicated to providing our customers with top-quality plants, stylish home accessories, and expert advice for the past 24 years.

Job Description:  

We are seeking a passionate horticulturalist with previous supervisory and retail experience to join our small and friendly team as an Assistant Manager.  You will play a key role in supporting the day-to-day operations of the garden centre, ensuring exceptional customer service, and maintaining the highest standards in product quality and presentation. This is an excellent opportunity for someone with a love of plants and a desire to contribute to a thriving retail environment.

Key Responsibilities: 

Team Leadership: Manage and lead a team, providing guidance, support and training as needed.

Operational Support: Assist the Director in coordinating daily operations, including inventory management, stock ordering and maintaining budgets.

Customer Service: Ensuring exceptional customer service is consistently delivered by the staffing team, whether it’s assisting customers face-to-face, over the phone or via email.

Plant Care: Ensuring the plants are cared and maintained to the highest standard by monitoring their watering, fertilisation, and pest control.

Safety Compliance: Enforce safety protocols and guidelines to protect both customers and employees.

Qualifications / Experience: 

  • Previous experience in garden centre or retail management.
  • A well-rounded knowledge of indoor and outdoor plants plus relevant horticultural qualifications.
  • Exceptional customer service and communication skills.
  • Leadership and team management abilities.
  • A positive attitude and strong work ethic.
  • Some social media experience.

We offer a competitive salary, pension, opportunities for career growth, staff discount and 28 days annual leave.

N1 Garden Centre is dedicated to creating a truly innovative, inspiring, and life-enhancing space that celebrates urban gardening and makes it accessible to all. We are an equal opportunity employer, committed to celebrating diversity and creating an inclusive environment for all our employees.

How to Apply: 

Please send your CV and covering letter to admin@n1gc.co.uk

Full Time – Garden Centre Plant Area Assistant

Hours: 45 hours per week, full time with alternate weekends required.

About Us:

We are an award-winning and independent garden centre in North London, with a strong commitment to customer service and a passion for horticulture.  We have been dedicated to providing our customers with top-quality plants, stylish home accessories, and expert advice for the past 25 years.

Job Description:  

We are seeking an individual with impressive plant knowledge and exceptional customer service skills who enjoys outdoor work in all weather conditions. Join our small and friendly team as a Plant Area Assistant, playing a crucial role in maintaining the garden centre’s success.

Key Responsibilities: 

Customer Service:  Provide outstanding customer service, assisting customers with plant selections, care advice and gardening queries.

Plant Area Maintenance: Maintain the presentation and organisation of the plant area, ensuring products are well-displayed, labelled and stocked.

Plant Care: Perform tasks such as watering, pruning, and monitoring for signs of pests or diseases.

Deliveries: Assist in receiving and processing plant deliveries, ensuring quality and accuracy.

Safety Compliance: Adhere to health and safety regulations for yourself and others.

Qualifications / Experience: 

  • Relevant horticultural qualifications are beneficial.
  • Retail experience is essential.
  • Solid understanding of plants, gardening, and plant care.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a small team.
  • Physical stamina for lifting, bending, and outdoor work.
  • Enthusiasm for horticulture.

We offer a competitive salary, pension, career growth opportunities, staff discount, and 28 days of annual leave.

N1 Garden Centre is dedicated to creating a truly innovative, inspiring, and life-enhancing space that celebrates urban gardening and makes it accessible to all. We are an equal opportunity employer, committed to celebrating diversity and creating an inclusive environment for all our employees.

How to Apply: 

Please send your CV and covering letter to admin@n1gc.co.uk

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