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Job Vacancies

Do you have what it takes to join our team?

We believe that Orchard is an exciting place to work. Through our passion and commitment Orchard has evolved into a unique lifestyle retail destination. We constantly endeavour to excel in courtesy and in-depth knowledge of our products, whilst consistently perfecting our service to meet the needs of all who visit our store.

CURRENT VACANCIES


FULL TIME LIFESTYLE SALES ASSISTANTS REQUIRED (URGENT)

  • The Orchard Garden Centre
  • Excellent salary plus commission for suitable candidate
  • Permanent full-time (Immediate start)
  • Updated 28/03/2019

DESCRIPTION
Our client, a large Independent Lifestyle retailer are urgently seeking an experienced Lifestyle sales assistants for our Interior & Outdoor departments. This is an excellent opportunity for individuals who are sales driven and very customer focused.
Our sales team have a passion for our products, keep our customers at the heart of everything they do and have an entrepreneurial spirit.
A successful salesperson has excellent product knowledge, provides excellent customer service, helps to enhance the shopping experience and is dedicated to delivering results using their sales skills.

Duties:

  • Look after the day to day showroom sales and customer enquiries.
  • Preparing customer quotations.
  • Building and maintaining strong customer relationships to maximise sales.
  • Uphold excellent customer service standards.
  • Management and upkeep of stock/warehouse systems.

Experience & skills:

  • Experience/Qualifications: 1-3 years’ experience dealing with the public in a customer service or sales role in a retail environment.
  • To succeed in this role you will have a keen interest in delivering a first class service to our customers. We will provide you with the knowledge and training to succeed.
  • Strong sales experience – Ideally you will have a strong background in a sales or customer facing role. You are driven to meet and exceed targets, customer focused with a dynamic sales approach.
  • You are a strong communicator with excellent listening and interpersonal skills.
  • Energetic, self-motivated individuals who can work towards goals without constant supervision.
  • Proficient computer skills are essential.
  • Strong communication and relationships building skills.
  • Must be able to work in a fast paced environment.

Why join us:

  • Fun, high energy working environment.
  • Great team spirit across our company.
  • Culture of developing and promoting staff from within the business.
  • Generous staff discount.
  • Excellent commission system.


PART-TIME LIFESTYLE SALES ASSISTANTS REQUIRED (URGENT) WEEKEND, SUMMER & CHRISTMAS

  • The Orchard Garden Centre
  • Excellent salary plus commission
  • Part-time (Immediate start)
  • Updated 28/03/2019

DESCRIPTION
Our client, a large Independent Lifestyle retailer are urgently seeking an experienced Lifestyle sales assistants for our Interior & Outdoor departments. This is an excellent opportunity for individuals who are sales driven and very customer focused.
Our sales team have a passion for our products, keep our customers at the heart of everything they do and have an entrepreneurial spirit.
A successful salesperson has excellent product knowledge, provides excellent customer service, helps to enhance the shopping experience and is dedicated to delivering results using their sales skills.
Duties:

  • Look after the day to day showroom sales and customer enquiries.
  • Preparing customer quotations.
  • Building and maintaining strong customer relationships to maximise sales.
  • Uphold excellent customer service standards.
  • Management and upkeep of stock/warehouse systems.

Experience & skills:

  • Experience/Qualifications: 1-3 years’ experience dealing with the public in a customer service or sales role in a retail environment.
  • To succeed in this role you will have a keen interest in delivering a first class service to our customers. We will provide you with the knowledge and training to succeed.
  • Strong sales experience – Ideally you will have a strong background in a sales or customer facing role. You are driven to meet and exceed targets, customer focused with a dynamic sales approach.
  • You are a strong communicator with excellent listening and interpersonal skills.
  • Energetic, self-motivated individuals who can work towards goals without constant supervision.
  • Proficient computer skills are essential.
  • Strong communication and relationships building skills.
  • Must be able to work in a fast paced environment.

Why join us:

  • Fun, high energy working environment.
  • Great team spirit across our company.
  • Culture of developing and promoting staff from within the business.
  • Generous staff discount.
  • Excellent commission system.


CUSTOMER SERVICE MANAGER/SUPERVISOR REQUIRED (URGENT)

  • The Orchard Garden Centre
  • Excellent package for suitable candidate
  • Permanent full-time (Immediate start)
  • Updated 28/03/2019

DESCRIPTION
Our client, a large Independent Lifestyle retailer are urgently seeking an experienced Checkout Manager/Supervisor for their Store. This Customer Service Manager will be responsible for the front of the store which includes our Customer Service Desk, Checkouts, Staff, products displays around the tills etc.
The Customer Service Manager/Supervisor will need to have previous Supervisory or Management experience in a similar type retail environment.

Duties:

  • Day to day management of the front of house to include the Customer Service Desk, managing the checkout staff, cash management, refunds, dealing with complaints, product displays, customer loyalty program, staff training.
  • To ensure that the merchandising around the till area is to the highest possibly standard at all times.
  • To achieve all KPI’s as set by management.
  • Maintain the highest standard of customer service in-line with The Orchard philosophy, by providing the best shopping experience.
  • To hold regular staff meetings

Experience & skills:

  • Must have previous management/supervisory experience in a retail environment.
  • Excellent organisational, leadership, communication and motivational skills.
  • Proven passion for retail and customer service.
  • Must have excellent customer service knowledge with a strong work ethic in a customer facing environment.
  • You are a strong communicator with excellent listening and interpersonal skills.
  • Must have experience managing a team of staff members.
  • Strong leadership skills.

Why join us:

  • Fun, high energy working environment.
  • Great team spirit across our company.
  • Culture of developing and promoting staff from within the business.
  • Generous staff discount.
  • Excellent commission system.

PET STORE MANAGER/SUPERVISOR REQUIRED (URGENT)

  • The Orchard Garden Centre
  • Excellent package for right candidate
  • Permanent full-time (Immediate start)
  • Updated 28/03/2019

DESCRIPTION
Our client, a large Independent Lifestyle retailer are urgently seeking an experienced Manager for our Pet Store. This is an excellent opportunity for a Retail manager, with a passion for all things Pets, who is very customer focused and drive to exceed expectations.

Duties:

  • Reporting to the Head of Retail you will be responsible for the day to day operations of the Pet Store with a focus on KPI’s including Stock Control, Sales Targets, Future Planning, Events, Costs Control, Health & Safety, Employee management and Mentoring.
  • Purchase of goods, materials, services in-line with agreed financial budgets/targets as instructed to you by your manager.
  • Merchandising to the highest standard, Category Managements, Planograms, Space Allocation and pricing consistency across the department.
  • Ensure the smooth & efficient running of your department and meeting customer expectations.
  • Develop strong customer relationships within the store/department.
  • Maintains the highest standard s of customer service in-line with The Orchard philosophy, by providing the best shopping experience.
  • Collaborate with The Orchard Management Team to organise Pet related events/promotions.
  • Manage and maintain long term collaborative relationships with all of our suppliers and relevant stakeholders.
  • Overseeing and driving daily sales and ensuring targets & KPI’s are met.
  • Organises and distributes the work of the Pet Store Team, sets priorities and keeps an overview of the tasks to be completed.

Experience & skills:

  • Experience/Qualifications: 2-3 years’ Retail Management/Supervisory experience within the Pet environment, ideally managing a store for at least 1 year in any industry and preferably with a 3rd academic level qualification.
  • Experience in managing a team of 6+ employees, mentoring, planning and accountability.
  • Proven passion for retail and customer service.
  • Proven organisational skills and analytical skill set.
  • You are a strong communicator with excellent listening and interpersonal skills.
  • Energetic, self-motivated individuals who can work towards goals without constant supervision.
  • Team player.
  • Strong leadership skills.
  • Ability to be proactive, drive sales by creating an excellent customer experience and manage a monthly promotional cycle.
  • Must be able to work in a fast paced environment.

Why join us:

  • Fun, high energy working environment.
  • Great team spirit across our company.
  • Culture of developing and promoting staff from within the business.
  • Generous staff discount.
  • Excellent commission system.

STOCK CONTROLLER/CO-ORDINATOR – (RETAIL)

  • The Orchard Garden Centre
  • Excellent package for suitable candidate
  • Permanent full-time (Immediate start)
  • Updated 28/03/2019

DESCRIPTION
Our client, a large Independent Lifestyle retailer are urgently seeking an experienced Stock Controller/Co-ordinator to join their warehouse team. This is an excellent opportunity for a Supply Chain & Logistics Graduate to enter the industry, or for an experienced stock controller/co-ordinator to progress within an established company.

Duties:

  • Manage the overall function of the warehouse/stores area including staff, goods-in, PO’s, returns, collections, customer deliveries, couriers, housekeeping, admin etc.
  • Manage the supply of goods to ensure orders are received on time.
  • Management and upkeep of stock/warehouse systems.
  • Management of all stock, ensure that all items have a pick location and that all stock figures are accurate.
  • Ensure that sales and customer service teams have accurate and timely stock information.
  • Co-ordinate with buyers to accurately forecast store demand for normal and additional activities, events and promotions.
  • Work closely with procurement/buyers to control the volume of stock/containers arriving to the warehouse on a daily basis. (Delivery schedule)
  • Track order progress, shipments and address any delay issues.
  • Investigate and attempt to resolve routine supplier issues.
  • Generating weekly stock reports to identify overall stock holding, non-moving stock, over stocks, clearance, historical/redundant stock, returns etc.

Experience & skills:

  • Preferably have a supply Chain & Logistics qualification. (not essential)
  • 1-2 years’ experience in a similar position, dealing with large volumes of goods ideally in the retail sector.
  • Strong communication and relationships building skills.
  • Ability to lead and influence others with integrity and trust.
  • Retail or Distribution experience a distinct advantage.
  • Experience with inventory management software.
  • Strong IT skills and excellent attention to detail.
  • Must be able to work in a fast paced environment.

FULL-TIME RETAIL HORTICULTURIST REQUIRED (URGENT)

  • The Orchard Garden Centre
  • Excellent package for suitable candidate
  • Permanent full-time (Immediate start)
  • Updated 28/03/2019

DESCRIPTION
Our client, a large Independent Lifestyle retailer are urgently seeking an experienced Retail Horticulturist for our award winning store.
Our Horticulturists have a passion for all things plants & garden, are customer focused and sales driven.

Duties:

  • Maintain the garden centre to the highest possible standard.
  • Responsible for management waste control.
  • Delivering exceptional customer service by focusing on the things that matter to customers.
  • Deliver expert advice and services to customers.
  • Merchandising stock and creating powerful displays to company guidelines.
  • Maintain and seek to improve excellent levels of product knowledge
  • Ensure that all pricing tickets are accurate and up to date.
  • Comply with health & safety regulations.
  • To be fully engaged with the store team, working flexibly to provide support to all areas of the store as required, in order to reflect the needs of our customer varying demands.
  • Assist with stock taking and stock control.

Experience & skills:

  • 2 years year Horticulture Diploma preferred or 3 years sales experience in a similar environment.
  • Knowledge and understanding of the establishment and maintenance of plants, pruning, fertilizing, pests and diseases.
  • Ability to use a variety of horticulture tools and equipment.
  • Independent decision making and problem solving.
  • Ability to perform physically demanding work.
  • Sales driven and constantly striving to exceed targets.
  • A good eye for creating inspirational displays and colour coordination.
  • Strong communication and relationships building skills.
  • Must be able to work in a fast paced environment.

Why join us:

  • Fun, high energy working environment.
  • Great team spirit across our company.
  • Culture of developing and promoting staff from within the business.
  • Generous staff discount.
  • Excellent commission system.

Please send your CV to recruitment@theorchard.ie with the position you are applying for.