Garden Centre Sales Advisor - Osborne
Job Summary
  • Carlow
  • Permanent
  • 29th June 2023
  • €27,000
  • Ref ID: #37408

Job Description

  • Location: Carlow, Carlow
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #37408
  • Salary: NON 27,000.00

Garden Centre Sales Advisor

Our client is a well-established and thriving garden centre dedicated to providing high-quality plants, gardening supplies, and expert advice to our valued customers. With a vast selection of plants, gardening accessories, and outdoor living products, they strive to inspire and empower customers to create beautiful and thriving gardens. Join the team and contribute to their mission of fostering a love for gardening and outdoor living.
Garden Centre Sales Advisor with 1 years’ experience:
We are currently seeking a knowledgeable and customer-oriented Garden Centre Sales Advisor to join the team at the garden centre. As a Horticulturist, you will be responsible for assisting customers with plant selection, providing expert advice on gardening techniques and best practices, and ensuring the health and quality of the plant inventory. Your passion for plants and strong customer service skills will make you an essential part of the team.

The Perks:

  • Salary €14+ DOE
  • Free parking
  • Online healthcare
  • Staff discounts
  • A friendly and supportive work environment

The Role:

  • Assist customers in selecting plants suitable for their gardening needs, considering factors such as climate, soil conditions, and desired aesthetic
  • Provide expert advice on plant care, including watering, fertilization, pruning, and disease prevention, to ensure the success of customer's garden
  • Maintain the garden centre's plant inventory, including regular watering, pest control, and monitoring for signs of disease or damag
  • Ensure plants are properly labelled and displayed, with accurate information regarding care and maintenanc
  • Assist with merchandising and organizing displays to enhance the visual appeal of the garden centr
  • Support customers in solving gardening problems and recommending appropriate solutions, such as soil amendments or pest control productsAssist with inventory management, including plant orders, receiving shipments, and maintaining stock level
  • Provide excellent customer service, building rapport with customers and addressing their questions or concerns promptly and professionally
  • Stay updated on industry trends, new plant varieties, and horticultural techniques to provide customers with the latest information and recommendations

Key Requirements:

  • Must demonstrate a passion for plants and gardening
  • Proven experience in a retail role (preferably in a garden centre or nursery environment but not essential)
  • Strong knowledge of plants, including their care requirements, growth habits, and common pests and diseases
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills, with the ability to convey complex information in a clear and friendly manner
  • Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team, with a strong attention to detail
  • Physical stamina to perform tasks such as lifting heavy plants, bending, and standing for extended periods
  • Flexibility to work weekends and holidays as per the garden centre's schedule

For immediate start, please submit your CV today.
For more information, please apply through the link provided for the attention of Alexandra Byrne or call Osborne on 01 638 4400.
If you are interested in finding out more about the above role and would like to be considered other suitable roles that we may have available for your skill set – please attach your CV via the link provided
Please submit your updated CV in Word Format
If you are living in Ireland and hold a valid work permit we would love to hear from you, if however you do not hold a valid work permit unfortunately we will not be in a position to assist you with your job search.
Osborne are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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    Job Summary
    • Dublin
    • Permanent
    • Nov 17, 2022
    • Competitive
    • Ref ID: 123456