Garden Center Manager


Lawrenceville Area, GA
United States

Industry
Horticulture
Manages Others
Yes
Experience Required
Yes
Pay
To $60,000
Per Year    
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
No Travel

Job Description
Outstanding opportunity to move your career forward in 2021.  We are recruiting for a Garden Center Manager that is positive, enthusiastic, and loves people as well as plants!
 
The Garden Center Manager will be responsible for: 
 
 

  • Hire, train, inspire, and evaluate staff.
  • Coordinate with Office Manager as needed to ensure and maintain all employee paperwork.
  • Supervise up to 20 staff during peak season
  • Ensure clear, consistent communication within the organization.
  • Host daily staff meetings/training.
  • Set staff schedules working within labor budget.
  • Ensure plants are well maintained; watered, weeded, etc.
  • Monitor incoming shipments for accuracy and quality.
  • Manage and maintain floor merchandising, displays, cleanliness and organization.
  • Work with buyer to ensure product turns and inventory upkeep.
  • Ensures customers are greeted within the established timeframe.
  • Ensures staff are maximizing all sales opportunities.
  • Ensures “add-ons” offered appropriately. 
  • Be a key point of contact for all customer concerns.
  • Coordinate with buyer and marketing person for all promotional endeavors.
  • Create new and innovative ways of doing business better.
  • Uphold and enforce all existing company policies and procedures.
  • Maintain all safety/emergency procedures.
  • Monitor and communicate as appropriate all key performance measures.

 

Job Requirements
To be successful in this role we ask the following:

1. 5+ years of retail management experience

2. Proven knowledge and experience in training both full time staff as well as getting seasonals up to speed quickly.

3. Solid plant knowledge, specifically perennials.

4. Looking for a career, not just a job, with the intent of assisting the company in future growth.


**This position does offer some relocation assistance if needed.**

**This is a confidential recruiting effort by the staff of HireHorticulture.com; please reach out to us directly for inside scoop on this cool garden center. Suzanne@HireHorticulture.com **
Company
HireHorticulture.com, LLC
Hire Horticulture

OR
United States