Position
Garden Centre Manager
Our Ref
GC06/04/MANAGER
Job Location
Hillier Garden Centre, Farnham Road, Liss, Nr Petersfield, Hampshire, GU33 6LJ
Job Description
We have a vacancy for the position of Garden Centre Manager at our Liss Garden Centre, Liss, Nr Petersfield, Hampshire.

Applicants are invited to apply for this excititng position, which comes at a key stage in the Garden Centre's development.

As Manager you will be responsible for the overall running of the Garden Centre and Coffee Shop, with the objectives of maximising sales and profit.

You will have a sound commercial outlook, making decisions that will maximise sales and profitability.

You will be a skilled and experienced retailer, with an eye for detail ensuring that store standards of presentation and display are maintained within Hillier visual guidelines.

You will be a good man manager, able to motivate, direct and inspire an enthusiastic team that will provide the high level of customer care and service that Hillier customers expect.

Careful space and stock management is essential. Strategic organisation of stock, accurate buying and careful stock control is required to maximise profitability.

To apply please send your CV with a covering letter to: Sue Johnson, Personnel Manager, Hillier Nurseries Ltd, Ampfield House, Ampfield, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 9PA or e-mail suejohnson@hillier.co.uk
Salary
Dependant on experience
Benefits
A competitive remuneration package
Application Closing Date
May 8th, 2015
If you are interested in the above position please send a copy of your CV together with a covering letter to:

Sue Johnson
Personnel Manager,
Hillier Nurseries Ltd,
Ampfield House,
Ampfield,
Romsey Hampshire SO51 9PA.
Telephone 01794 368733 or email suejohnson@hillier.co.uk




Position
PART TIME TEMPORARY COFFEE SHOP ASSISTANT
Our Ref
GC12/04/PT/CSA
Job Location
Eastbourne Garden Centre, Hailsham Road, Stone Cross, Pevensey, BN24 5BS
Job Description
We currently have a vacancy for a part time Coffee Shop Assistant to work 16 hours per week at our Coffee Shop in our Eastbourne Garden Centre.

You will be providing a quality catering service to our visitors. Ideally you will have some front of house experience. A basic food hygiene certificate would be an advantage, however training will be given.

Flexibility, enthusiasm, dedication and a high level of customer service are most important.

Duties will include cash handling, serving food and snacks to a high standard. Ensuring all health and safety standards are met.

To apply please send your CV with a covering letter to: Tracy Dowling, Personnel Assistant, Hillier Nurseries Ltd, Ampfield House, Ampfield, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 9PA or e-mail tracydowling@hillier.co.uk
Salary
Minimum wage, depending on age and experience
Benefits
Benefits will include uniform
Application Closing Date
May 8th, 2015
If you are interested in the above position please send a copy of your CV together with a covering letter to:

Sue Johnson
Personnel Manager,
Hillier Nurseries Ltd,
Ampfield House,
Ampfield,
Romsey Hampshire SO51 9PA.
Telephone 01794 368733 or email suejohnson@hillier.co.uk




Position
FULL TIME COFFEE SHOP ASSISTANT
Our Ref
GC12/04/CSA
Job Location
Eastbourne Garden Centre, Hailsham Road, Stone Cross, Pevensey, BN24 5BS
Job Description
We currently have a vacancy for a full time Coffee Shop Assistant at our Coffee Shop in our Eastbourne Garden Centre. This is a permanent position - hours will be 35 hours per week, to include alternate weekends (with a day off in the week) and some Bank Holidays.

You will be providing a quality catering service to our visitors. Ideally you will have some catering and front of house experience. A basic food hygiene certificate would be an advantage, however training will be given.

Flexibility, enthusiasm, dedication and a high level of customer service are most important.

Duties will include cash handling, preparing and serving food and snacks to a high standard. Ensuring all health and safety standards are met.

To apply please send your CV with a covering letter to: Tracy Dowling, Personnel Assistant, Hillier Nurseries Ltd, Ampfield House, Ampfield, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 9PA or e-mail tracydowling@hillier.co.uk
Salary
Dependant on age and experience
Benefits
Benefits will include uniform, staff discount, pension scheme after qualifying period
Application Closing Date
May 8th, 2015
If you are interested in the above position please send a copy of your CV together with a covering letter to:

Sue Johnson
Personnel Manager,
Hillier Nurseries Ltd,
Ampfield House,
Ampfield,
Romsey Hampshire SO51 9PA.
Telephone 01794 368733 or email suejohnson@hillier.co.uk




Position
PART TIME COFFEE SHOP ASSISTANT
Our Ref
GC07/04/CSA
Job Location
Hillier Garden Centre Newbury, Priors Court Road, Hermitage, Thatcham, Berks, RG18 9TG
Job Description
We currently have a vacancy for a part time Coffee Shop Assistant at our Newbury Garden Centre. This is a permanent position and hours of work will be 12.00 noon to 5.00pm Tuesday's to Friday's.

You may also be required to work some additional hours,such as some Bank Holidays and stock take.

You will be providing a quality catering service to our visitors. Ideally you will have some catering experience. A basic food hygiene certificate would be an advantage, however training will be given.

Flexibility, enthusiasm, dedication and a high level of customer service are most important.

Duties will include cash handling, preparing and serving food and snacks to a high standard. Ensuring all health and safety standards are met including cleaning of the kitchen and all associated tasks.

If you are interested in the above position, please send a copy of your current CV along with a covering letter to: Tracy Dowling, Personnel Assistant, Hillier Nurseries Ltd, Ampfield House, Ampfield, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 9PA. email tracydowling@hillier.co.uk
Salary
Dependant on age and experience
Benefits
Benefits will include, uniform, training, company pension scheme, staff discount after a qualifying period.
Application Closing Date
May 8th, 2015
If you are interested in the above position please send a copy of your CV together with a covering letter to:

Sue Johnson
Personnel Manager,
Hillier Nurseries Ltd,
Ampfield House,
Ampfield,
Romsey Hampshire SO51 9PA.
Telephone 01794 368733 or email suejohnson@hillier.co.uk




Position
PART TIME COFFEE SHOP ASSISTANT
Our Ref
GC03/04/CSA1
Job Location
Horsham Garden Centre, Brighton Road, Horsham, West Sussex, RH13 6QA
Job Description
We currently have a vacancy for a part time Coffee Shop Assistant at our Horsham Garden Centre. This is a permanent position and hours of work will be : Monday 9.00am to 5.00pm, Tuesday and Wednesday 11.00am to 5.00pm, Thursday 09.00am to 5.00pm and Friday 09.00am to 3.00pm.

You may also be required to work some additional hours such as some Bank Holidays and stock take.

You will be providing a quality catering service to our visitors. Ideally you will have some catering experience. A basic food hygiene certificate would be an advantage, however training will be given.

Flexibility, enthusiasm, dedication and a high level of customer service are most important.

Duties will include cash handling, preparing and serving food and snacks to a high standard. Ensuring all health and safety standards are met including cleaning of the kitchen and all associated tasks.

If you are interested in the above position, please send a copy of your current CV along with a covering letter to: Tracy Dowling, Personnel Assistant, Hillier Nurseries Ltd, Ampfield House, Ampfield, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 9PA. email tracydowling@hillier.co.uk
Salary
Dependant on age and experience
Benefits
Benefits will include, uniform, training, company pension scheme, staff discount after a qualifying period.
Application Closing Date
April 29th, 2015
If you are interested in the above position please send a copy of your CV together with a covering letter to:

Sue Johnson
Personnel Manager,
Hillier Nurseries Ltd,
Ampfield House,
Ampfield,
Romsey Hampshire SO51 9PA.
Telephone 01794 368733 or email suejohnson@hillier.co.uk




Position
PART TIME COFFEE SHOP ASSISTANT
Our Ref
GC03/4/CSA2
Job Location
Horsham Garden Centre, Brighton Road, Horsham, West Sussex, RH13 6QA
Job Description
We currently have a vacancy for a part time Coffee Shop Assistant at our Horsham Garden Centre. This is a permanent position and hours of work will be : Monday and Tuesday 11.00am to 4.00pm, Wednesday 11.00am to 5.00pm, Thursday 09.00am to 5.00pm and Friday 09.00am to 3.00pm.

You may also be required to work some additional hours such as some Bank Holidays and stock take.

You will be providing a quality catering service to our visitors. Ideally you will have some catering experience. A basic food hygiene certificate would be an advantage, however training will be given.

Flexibility, enthusiasm, dedication and a high level of customer service are most important.

Duties will include cash handling, preparing and serving food and snacks to a high standard. Ensuring all health and safety standards are met including cleaning of the kitchen and all associated tasks.

If you are interested in the above position, please send a copy of your current CV along with a covering letter to: Tracy Dowling, Personnel Assistant, Hillier Nurseries Ltd, Ampfield House, Ampfield, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 9PA. email tracydowling@hillier.co.uk
Salary
Dependant on age and experience
Benefits
Benefits will include, uniform, training, company pension scheme, staff discount after a qualifying period.
Application Closing Date
April 29th, 2015
If you are interested in the above position please send a copy of your CV together with a covering letter to:

Sue Johnson
Personnel Manager,
Hillier Nurseries Ltd,
Ampfield House,
Ampfield,
Romsey Hampshire SO51 9PA.
Telephone 01794 368733 or email suejohnson@hillier.co.uk




Position
Garden Centre Manager
Our Ref
GC03/04/GCM
Job Location
Hillier Garden Centre, Brighton Road, Horsham, West Sussex, RH13 6QA
Job Description
A vacancy has arisen for an experienced Garden Centre Manager with a proven track record in retail management. The successful applicant will be a highly motivated and entrepreneurial individual, who possesses strong people management and leadership skills and has a critical eye for retail standards and business strategy.

Applicants are invited for this exciting position, which comes at a key stage in the Garden Centre's development for the future.

Horsham Garden Centre has a huge potential for growth and will be benefitting from an internal refit and other capital expenditure over the next few months.

As Manager, you will be responsible for the overall day to day running of the Garden Centre and Restaurant, with the key objective of maximizing turnover and profit.

You will be a skilled people manager, able to motivate, direct and inspire an enthusiastic team that will provide the high level of customer care and service that Hillier customer's expect.

Careful space and stock management, strategic organisation of stock, accurate purchasing, careful stock control together with outstanding visual merchandising is essential to maximise sales and profitability.

If you are interested in this position please apply in writing to Sue Johnson, Personnel Manager, Hillier Nurseries Ltd, Ampfield House, Romsey, Hants, SO51 9PA. Email: suejohnson@hillier.co.uk. Telephone: 01794 368733


Salary
Competitive
Benefits
A competitive remuneration package will be offered to reflect the potential of the Centre.
Application Closing Date
May 8th, 2014
If you are interested in the above position please send a copy of your CV together with a covering letter to:

Sue Johnson
Personnel Manager,
Hillier Nurseries Ltd,
Ampfield House,
Ampfield,
Romsey Hampshire SO51 9PA.
Telephone 01794 368733 or email suejohnson@hillier.co.uk




Position
Plant Area Manager
Our Ref
GC16/04/PAM
Job Location
Hillier Garden Centre, Compton Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 2PR
Job Description
We are seeking a dynamic Plant Area Manager for our Garden Centre, Banbury.

The successful candidate will be a skilled team leader, highly motivated, enthusiastic, innovative and able to think creatively in order to maximize sales and profit.

He or she will be a good problem solver who knows how to get the best from a team and who is able to see the 'bigger' picture.

Good plant knowledge is important, a willingness to learn and passion for plants and gardening is essential.

The position will involve:

* Leading the plant area team to provide excellent customer service, and a product range that will inspire

* Stock control, purchasing of stock and associated maintenance of the plant area.

* Working to and exceeding budgets and targets

* Some responsibility for health & safety on site

* Being a keyholder

* Responsibilities when Duty Manager to include: banking/cashing up and taking responsibility for the whole site in the Garden Centre Manager's absence

The ideal candidate will be dynamic and passionate about our plants with a desire to develop their career within our award winning business.

To apply please send your CV with a covering letter to: Tracy Dowling, Personnel Assistant, Hillier Nurseries Ltd, Ampfield House, Ampfield, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 9PA or e-mail tracydowling@hillier.co.uk
Salary
Dependant on experience
Benefits
A competitive package
Application Closing Date
May 4th, 2015
If you are interested in the above position please send a copy of your CV together with a covering letter to:

Sue Johnson
Personnel Manager,
Hillier Nurseries Ltd,
Ampfield House,
Ampfield,
Romsey Hampshire SO51 9PA.
Telephone 01794 368733 or email suejohnson@hillier.co.uk




Position
COFFEE SHOP MANAGER
Our Ref
GC09/0104/CSM
Job Location
Hillier Garden Centre, Leighton Buzzard Road, Piccotts End, Hemel Hempstead, HP1 3BA
Job Description
This is a great opportunity for someone to use their experience and knowledge within the catering industry for this busy Garden Centre Coffee Shop.

Your job will be to supervise, co-ordinate, plan, and participate in all activities involved in the day to day running of the Coffee Shop. To ensure smooth, efficient and professional service by communicating with staff and customers. You will be required to cook to an excellent standard using fresh ingredients both to fulfil the menu and create daily specials.

Enthusiasm and dedication to customer service are extremely important. Duties will include cash handling, preparing, cooking and serving food to the required standard, assisting with new menu ideas, ordering stock, preparing basic snacks etc., and ensuring all health and safety standards are met.

To apply please send a copy of your cv along with a covering letter to Tracy Dowling, Personnel Department, Hillier Nurseries Ltd, Ampfield House, Ampfield, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 9PA or email tracydowling@hillier.co.uk
Salary
Dependant on experience
Benefits
Uniform, Pension and Staff Discount after qualifying period
Application Closing Date
May 8th, 2015
If you are interested in the above position please send a copy of your CV together with a covering letter to:

Sue Johnson
Personnel Manager,
Hillier Nurseries Ltd,
Ampfield House,
Ampfield,
Romsey Hampshire SO51 9PA.
Telephone 01794 368733 or email suejohnson@hillier.co.uk




Position
Part Time Garden Centre Assistant
Our Ref
GC09/04/GCA
Job Location
Leighton Buzzard Road, Piccotts End, Hemel Hempstead, HP1 3BA
Job Description
We currently have a vacancy for a part-time General Assistant at our Garden Centre in Hemel Hempstead, working 5 hours on a Saturday.

Applicants should have a keen gardening interest and must have previous retail experience as well as enthusiasm and self-motivation. You should also have an outgoing, friendly personality and be able to work on your own initiative as well as part of a team.

To apply, please send your cv to Tracy Dowling, Personnel Assistant, Hillier Nurseries Ltd, Ampfield House, Ampfield, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 9PA. Telephone 01794 368733, e-mail tracydowling@hillier.co.uk
Salary
Dependant on experience
Benefits
Benefits will include uniform, training, company pension scheme and staff discount after a qualifying period.
Application Closing Date
May 8th, 2015
If you are interested in the above position please send a copy of your CV together with a covering letter to:

Sue Johnson
Personnel Manager,
Hillier Nurseries Ltd,
Ampfield House,
Ampfield,
Romsey Hampshire SO51 9PA.
Telephone 01794 368733 or email suejohnson@hillier.co.uk




Position
Coffee Shop Assistant Supervisor
Our Ref
GC08/04/CSAS
Job Location
Hillier Garden Centre, Whiteway Road, Bath, N.E. Somerset, BA2 2RG
Job Description
We currently have a vacancy for a full time Coffee Shop Assistant Supervisor at our Garden Centre in Bath. Hours will be between 9.00am to 5.00pm for five days per week, to include alternate weekends (with a day off in the week) and some Bank Holidays.

This is a great opportunity for someone to use their experience and knowledge within the catering industry for this busy Garden Centre Café.

You will be required to cook to an excellent standard using fresh ingredients both to fulfil the menu and create daily specials.

Enthusiasm and dedication to customer service are extremely important. This post may suit a young chef or experienced caterer. Duties will include cash handling, preparing, cooking and serving food to the required standard, assisting with new menu ideas, ordering stock, preparing basic snacks etc. and ensuring all health and safety standards are met.

If you are interested in the above position, please send a copy of your current CV along with a covering letter to: Tracy Dowling, Personnel Assistant, Hillier Nurseries Ltd, Ampfield House, Ampfield, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 9PA. e-mail tracydowling@hillier.co.uk
Salary
Dependant on experience
Benefits
Benefits will include, uniform, training, company pension scheme and staff discount after a qualifying period.
Application Closing Date
June 4th, 2015
If you are interested in the above position please send a copy of your CV together with a covering letter to:

Sue Johnson
Personnel Manager,
Hillier Nurseries Ltd,
Ampfield House,
Ampfield,
Romsey Hampshire SO51 9PA.
Telephone 01794 368733 or email suejohnson@hillier.co.uk