Gravesend Vacancies

Thank you for visiting our Gravesend vacancies Page. If the opportunities advertised below are not for you then we always welcome applications from people with previous Garden Centre, Retail, Catering or Sales experience who are committed to delivering exceptional customer service.

Please note that we will only respond to speculative applications by email, therefore please ensure this is included on your application.

Download application form application form 2017.pdf

Shop Manager

Description: We are looking for an experienced, highly motivated and proactive manager to drive the performance of the shop.  The successful applicant will lead a team to deliver exceptional standards of merchandising and customer service.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • To manage the daily running of the shop
  • Leading the retail teams to deliver exceptional customer service and merchandising standards consistently
  • As part of the Garden Centre Management team take responsibility for the security and safe running of the site as a Duty Manager
  • Promote staff ownership and accountability to create a positive and enjoyable working environment
  • Hours of Work: 42 hours on average each week to include weekend working

Skills and Experience: we are looking for an experienced, highly motivated and proactive manager who takes great pride in achieving success through the team with:

  • Strong retail experience in a similar role but not necessarily a garden centre
  • Preferably experience of working with seasonal products
  • A keen eye for detail with great merchandising standards and preferably experience of buying
  • Exceptional communication and leadership skills
  • A can do attitude
  • The ability to drive performance of the team and shop

Pay and Benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • Contributory Personal Pension Scheme
  • Healthcare
  • Employee discount
  • Free parking on site

To Apply: Please download the application form below  and once complete, forward to The Human Resources Department, The Millbrook Garden Company Limited, Tubwell Lane, Crowborough, East Sussex, TN6 3RJ or by email to

Job DescriptionShop Manager

Application formapplication form 2017.pdf

Closing Date: Thursday 28th March 2019

Interview Date: During the week of 1st April 2019