Retail Greenhouse Manager – Muskoka, ON

An employer located in the Muskoka area is seeking an employee to fill their Retail Greenhouse Manger position!

For more about this job please call 1-800-461-5541

Wages: TBD
Duties & Qualifications:

 

  • Assist with hiring, training and developing a top tier sales staff
  • Train staff how to Greet customers with a welcoming acknowledgement, how to assist customers with purchases in checkout retail area, how to keep a clean and organized store, process transactions and manage inventory through point of sale
  • Plan and implement growth strategies for sales campaigns
  • Help implement Marketing, forcasts of events and Social media campaigns
  • Close and reconcile tills at end of day – Assist with Deposits – reconcile all tills-review credit

repair errors – make required changes to the POS system – bank deposit – supply change for tills

  • Make funny jokes
  • Consult with landscape crews on appropriate plant choices and design ideas
  • Knowledge to maintain all POS equipment, scanners – debit machines – printers – trouble shoot and seek outside help when required.
  • Assist with coverage for holidays/sick days and peek times of business.
  • Communicate new programs with cashiers and customer service.
  • Must be self aware and able to laugh at themselves
  • Attend trade shows, buying shows and
  • Help develop P.O.P Materials & Signage
  • Maintain regular contact with existing customer base
  • Have the flexibility to work in any other temporary assignments as required
Requirements:
  • Experience in Retail Sales Required
  • Good knowledge of Growing and care of plant materials
  • Accept your boss may not know everything and that sometimes we will have to figure things out on the fly
  • Be able to work in a fast paced and constantly changing retail environment.
  • Work well independently and with a team even though some of us are crazy.
  • Ability to train and motivate other staff as needed.
  • Strong computer back ground- learn new programs quickly
  • Multi-task in many areas
  • Comfortable telling someone when they have just come to work and look a mess to get themselves together
  • Motivated, self disciplined individual with a strong work ethic.
  • Ability to listen and understand customer needs.
  • Be able to use creativity to design displays for perennial/annual stock and hard goods
  • Flexibility in Work Schedule
  • Physically fit-able to stand, walk and assist with 30-50 lb packages
  • Eye for trends and how to use them horticulturally
  • Motivated, self disciplined individual with a strong work ethic.
Job Type: Full-Time
Advertising Method: General Ad


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