We are looking for a Horticultural Advisor to join our team
4th Oct 2021
We are looking for a Horticultural Advisor to join the nursery office team, helping customers choose the right trees for their space and ensuring the sales process goes smoothly.
Main duties will include:
Welcoming customers to the nursery and helping them find their way around
Advising on suitable trees and shrubs both in person and over email and the phone
Processing sales and arranging deliveries
Helping customers load purchases into vehicles
Answering phone and online queries
Typing up quotes and liaising with customers
Previous experience in horticulture is a must as is a strong interest in plants and gardening. You will also need to be computer literate to use our stock and sales system. The ideal candidate might be someone with RHS training or who has worked as a gardener or in garden design, an enthusiastic and helpful attitude is essential.
Full training on the sales system will be given, plus guidance on the features of the nursery stock (e.g. suitability for small gardens, best autumn colour, copes with wind etc). You will be expected to take an active role in learning about the trees and shrubs within the nursery, in order to pass on your wisdom to our customers!
For the right person, this is an opportunity to work with specialist growers, learning about the nursery business and the trees and shrubs we grow. Our team includes experts who will be pleased to pass on their knowledge to those with a desire to learn.
We are situated in the delightful Chew Valley, close to Bristol. Your own transport will be needed to get to the nursery.
4 Days per week. Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
(Days will change in the summer as we are closed on Saturdays in July and August)
Part-time hours: 32 per week
Job Types: Part-time, Permanent
If you are interested email firstname.lastname@example.org with your CV, Refernce: Horticultural Advisor