We are offering an opportunity to join the Despatch Team at Binsted Nurseries, a well-established wholesale nursery, part of Tristram Plants and the Farplants Group. Binsted Nursery produces circa 4 million garden plants per annum in a wide range from perennials and herbs to succulents and bulbs.
We are looking for an experienced, motivated and driven Team Leader able to work under a pressure of tight deadlines. In your role of supporting the Despatch Supervisor and the Despatch Co-ordinator, you will be required to ensure the efficient and effective running of the Herbaceous despatch department while maintaining high quality product. You will be taking responsibility for people and equipment as well as developing new ways of working and improving current procedures. Team Leading will also be required in other areas of the business as departmental pressures fluctuate.
Candidate must have excellent attention to detail and organisational skills, as well as team leading capabilities. Experience and proven ability in horticulture, as well as great communication skills, are essential.
Job type: Full-time, permanent
Salary: £17,623 per annum plus an overtime rate of 1.3
Hours per week: 39 plus overtime in peak season
Holiday entitlement: 28 days (pro-rata)