Scotsdales Vacancies

Scotsdales Shelford Vacancies

GARDEN CARE MANAGER

Excellent Staff Benefits including staff discount, uniform and parking

This is a full time position – 5 Days a week to include some weekends and a late night.

Scotsdales, a family owned business is currently seeking a Garden Care Manager reporting directly to the Managing Director and managing the Garden Care department. The Garden Care team pride themselves with their product knowledge and customer service. This is an important position where you will lead the team to deliver high standards of retailing, to maximise sales opportunities, manage stock availability, ensure all members of the team have a flexible approach, to monitor and review the performance of the team, review daily sales reports and take appropriate action. You will have a solid management background be approachable and an evidence effective communication.

The appointed person will have a strong background in garden centre horticultural sundries excellent knowledge of and experience in negotiation & procurement of garden care product.

The role requires you to be proactive in working with other departments to maximise opportunities for linked sales in addition to supporting the merchandising team when required. You should demonstrate an awareness of the seasonal product changes and manage the range variations.

This role is a key link between garden living and horticulture, therefore a sound knowledge of gardening and the gardener’s requirements is desirable.

 

Please send all CV applications to Lisa Snow – HR Manager at the following email address: lsnow@scotsdales.com


 

General Assistant – Outdoor Plants

Excellent Staff Benefits including staff discount, uniform and parking

This is a permanent full time position – 5 Days a week which include alternate weekends.

We are looking for new individual with a passion for both plants and people.

You will be able to give a high level of customer service to our customers, be able to communicate well and of course be commercially aware! We encourage ideas and creativity so thinking “outside the box” is even better.

Whilst previous experience in horticultural retail is ideal, a sound general knowledge and passion for plants is a must.

From unloading and booking in deliveries, merchandising and display, watering and general plant care, these are just some of the daily duties involved

Please send all CV applications to Lisa Snow – HR Manager at the following email address: lsnow@scotsdales.com


 

General Assistant – Gift Department

Excellent Staff Benefits including staff discount, uniform and parking

This is a full time position – 5 Days a week which include alternate weekends

Flexibility, an eye for detail as well as being able to work independently and as part of a team are all the things we look for in Scotsdales people.

Experience in merchandising is not essential, only a passion for high quality customer service, a flexible and proactive approach be self-motivated and have a great smile!

Your duties will include coordinating stock deliveries, stock handling and displaying the merchandise in a way to ensure the greatest appeal to customers. Your day will include assisting customers with queries and giving advice, the combination of which will ensure they receive a fantastic shopping experience. This is an amazing opportunity to use your natural flair and show a positive attitude.

Please send all CV applications to Lisa Snow – HR Manager at the following email address: lsnow@scotsdales.com


 

GENERAL ASSISTANT

Excellent Staff Benefits including staff discount, uniform and parking

This is a full time position Monday - Friday

Temporary Position - Until August

We are currently seeking a general assistant to work predominantly in our large Indoor Plant department and assisting in the outside plant area when required. The appointed person should ideally possess good plant knowledge, have a flair for displays and enjoy offering excellent customer service.

This position is for an immediate start and expected to finish at the end of August.

Please send all CV applications to Lisa Snow – HR Manager at the following email address: lsnow@scotsdales.com


 

Scotsdales Fordham Vacancies

General Assistant – Leisure & Gifts

Excellent Staff Benefits including staff discount, uniform and parking

This is a full time position including weekend rota

Flexibility, an eye for detail and being able to work independently as well as part of a team are all the things we look for in Scotsdales people.

Experience in merchandising is not essential, only a passion for high quality customer service and a willingness to learn.

You will be proactive (always with a smile) in assisting other departments and work well in a team as well as being self-motivated. Your duties will include coordinating stock deliveries, stock handling and displaying the merchandise to ensure the greatest appeal to customers. Your day will include assisting customers with queries and giving advice, the combination of which will ensure they receive a fantastic shopping experience. This is an amazing opportunity to use your natural flair and let your positive attitude shine.

 

Please send all CV applications to enquiries@scotsdales.com or drop it in to our Fordham branch for the attention of the Manager.


 

General Assistant – Catering x2

Excellent Staff Benefits including staff discount, uniform and parking

This is a full time position, 40 hours a week including alternate weekends. NO EVENINGS

We are looking for friendly, cheerful Catering Assistants to join our Sunflower Cafe team at Fordham.

This is a varied role involving:

  • Table clearing & cleaning
  • Replenishing display cabinets throughout the day
  • Display high level of customer service (going that “extra mile”)

Previous experience would be preferred but not essential as training will be given to ideal candidates.

Please send all CV applications to: Lisa Snow – HR Manager at the following email address: lsnow@scotsdales.com


 

Scotsdales Horningsea Vacancies

KITCHEN ASSISTANT - CATERING VACANCY

Excellent Staff Benefits including staff discount, uniform and parking

Alternate Weekends and Holiday Cover

Hours – 8.30am – 4.30pm

We are looking for friendly, cheerful and hardworking Kitchen Assistant to assist our Chef in our busy Sunflower Café at Horningsea (South Cambridgeshire).

Our food is freshly prepared using seasonal ingredients from local suppliers and homemade cakes.

Duties to include food preparation, salad and sandwich making (to order) and clearing down/cleaning.

You must be able to work under pressure in a safe and organised manner.

Previous experience in a similar environment would be desirable.

 

Please send all CV applications to Lisa Snow – HR Manager at the following email address: lsnow@scotsdales.com


 

SUNFLOWER CAFE - TEAM LEADER

Full Time including a weekend rota

Excellent Staff Benefits including staff discount, uniform and parking

The successful applicant will assist the Manager in leading a dedicated customer focused team in a vibrant and busy environment.

The role is very hands on and you will be expected to ensure our standards are maintained and the smooth running of the Café on a day to day basis. Excellent communication skills are essential.

If you believe you’ve got what it takes then we would love to hear from you.

 

For more information or to apply for the position please email a letter of introduction and your CV to enquiries@scotsdales.com or drop it in to our Horningsea branch for the attention of the manager.


 

If you would like to register your interest in working for one of the largest independent Garden Centres in the UK, send us your CV by e-mail to enquiries@scotsdales.com or by post to Scotsdales Garden Centre, Cambridge Road, Great Shelford, Cambridge CB22 5JT. Please mark for the attention of Human Resources


You are able to collect an application form from the Main Information Desk at our Shelford Site. Alternatively application forms can be downloaded here.


Completed forms, along with your C.V can be handed in at the Information Desk at our Shelford Site or emails sent to enquiries@scotsdales.com