Inside Sales/Shipping Team Leader

Canterbury Horticulture
351 Brooklyn Rd
Canterbury, CT 06331
United States

Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
Employment Type
Work Schedule
No Travel

Job Description


Canterbury Horticulture is a wholesale nursery specializing in shrubs, perennials and small trees, serving New England and Eastern NY. We are seeking a self motivated, organized individual to handle inside sales and customer service as well as lead our shipping team. Responsibilities include coordinating and supervising drivers, pullers and freight brokers. Position requires maintaining accurate current availability, order entry and processing, coordinating tagging and pricing for customers, ensuring customer expectations are met regarding quality and delivery of plant material. This individual will work closely with outside salesperson, owner and inventory manager on a tight knit team.

This is a year round, full time position, with a good pay and benefits package that includes health insurance, 401k, profit sharing, and paid time off.

Job Requirements

Qualifications include solid computer skills, ability to maintain a high degree of accuracy in a fast paced environment, ability to build relationships with and serve customers via phone/fax/email, understanding of quality standards for shrub and perennial product lines. Spanish speaking is a plus.

Ideal candidate should have previous customer service experience and basic knowledge of perennials and shrubs. Looking for an excellent team player who is able to stay cool under pressure during frenetic spring weeks!
Canterbury Horticulture
Todd Burnett
351 Brooklyn Rd
Canterbury CT 06331
United States