The Pavilion Garden Centre
At The Pavilion, we wish to appoint a Horticulturist to join our expanding Garden Centre team in Ballygarvan, Co. Cork. The successful candidate will have a natural flair and have a genuine interest in horticulture with strong plant knowledge and strong customer focused selling skills. The successful candidate will also have the ability to build genuine relationships with customers and suppliers. You will also play a vital role in merchandising attractive displays in our Garden Centre. You will report to and work in tandem with our General Manager.
Merchandising and Sales
- Plan and develop displays for merchandising plants and garden products each season
- Liaise closely with the General Manager in order to maintain displays to highest standard, making the most effective use of POS
- Maximise customer interest and sales levels through product dispays
- Monitor stock movement and help implement promotions, price changes, etc
- Customer service skills are paramount along with plant knowledge and ability to engage well with customers
- Proven experience in the horticulture industry along with strong selling skills
- Commercial mind-set and excellent plant knowledge
- Problem solving skills and good decision making skills
- Up to date with the latest merchandising trends and best practices
- Excellent customer service skills with the ability to build good relationships with customers, management, the team and suppliers
- Confident with strong communication & interpersonal skills with the ability to prioritise, multi-task and meet deadlines
- Passionate about bringing the brand to the next level
- You must possess a qualification in horticulture or have a high level of plant knowledge
You will also be required to be flexible and assist in other departments as necessary. Your focus on customers will ensure that you are adaptive and assist customers throughout The Pavilion to have a positive experience and optimize customer retention strategies.
The Pavilion is a positive place to work with a great team of people to interact with and learn from. If you are a positive and enthuastic team player and possess the required attributes, we would love to hear from you.
Permanent / Full-time