The Garden Buildings Centre is a retail company for high quality outdoor garden leisure buildings and we currently have available the following positions:
Assistant Manager - Warrington
Based at our established display centre in Warrington, we have a full-time vacancy for an Assistant Sales Manager.
We are looking for people with a mature and enthusiastic attitude. This vacancy combines the responsibility of running one of our first class GBC display centres with strong selling and administrative skills. We pride ourselves on offering a diverse range of first class products to our customers and we expect a top class team to run and operate our display centre. Have you got what we are looking for?
- Sales background
- Literate and numerate
- Good IT skills
- Housekeeping duties on showsite
- Mixed weekend work rota
- Drawing/technical skills an advantage
- Confidence, sense of humour and enthusiasm
- Be able to work on own initiative and in a team sometimes under pressure
- Confident, assertive and self motivated
- Resourceful and enthusiastic
- Commercially aware
- Driving licence would be an advantage
We operate from 33 of Britain's best garden centres and are expected to maintain high standards of presentation and service.
Our buildings range from sheds and greenhouses for a few hundred pounds to garden offices often worth £15,000 or more.
Can you listen carefully to our customers' requirements, translate those into sketches and estimates, and persuade them to place their orders?
If so please get in touch.
- Basic salary + attractive bonus scheme - OTE £20,766
If you are unsure whether you are suitable for this job or you wish to find out more about the role please use the link above or our contact form.
At all of our show sites we aim to build positive and enthusiastic teams who will perform to our high standards. Team spirit is stimulated, developed and enhanced through the input of our passion and enthusiasm from all levels of management.
A new employee will follow a comprehensive programme aimed at allowing them to develop and gain product knowledge to make them comfortable and professional within their new role.
We truly believe that a good sales advisor should be allowed to achieve their learning objectives in a vibrant atmosphere and within a company which is moving forward in their industry.
We are moving ahead to improve our quality of service and level of approach on a day to day basis and need people who are self motivated, with drive and enthusiasm to work on our show sites.
"I began with the company many years ago as a general sales advisor and have grown with them to achieve the role of Group General Manager. I believe determination, hard work and most of all an enjoyable working atmosphere within a great team is what counts! I am now in a position to offer that same opportunity to new staff joining us and build a professional sales force to guide our buyers through the extensive range of products that we offer as the Country's largest retailer of high quality garden buildings".
Tina Potter - General Manager