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Vacancies at Esher

Garsons is an award winning family run independent business currently operating two sites at Esher and Titchfield. Our philosophy is to develop our team and ensure that the right level of autonomy is given to each individual so that they can enjoy their role. Please see below our current vacancies.

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FARM SHOP MANAGER

Hours: Rota basis including alternate weekends.

Salary: £36,240 - £42,012

Location: Esher

Potential accommodation available with role

We are seeking a highly motivated experienced Retail Manager to develop the Farm Shop at our Esher site. With an exciting shop development in the pipeline this is the perfect opportunity for a career minded individual to stamp their mark.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Ensuring you and your team deliver first class customer service
  • Set and agree budgets for the shop
  • Maximise sales and profitability, leading your team to achieve the store’s targets
  • Controlling costs and managing operational routines
  • Ensuring high standards and the correct management of all store processes
  • Recruit, coach and develop your team
  • Effectively delegate to all team members
  • Ensure the appraisal system is utilised fully and all individuals goals are SMART
  • Identify and introduce quality product that sets us apart from the supermarkets and online traders
  • Negotiate best terms with suppliers
  • Prioritise, plan and adjust schedules to optimise costs and maximise sales
  • Be involved in setting and delivering short and long term strategy

About you:

  • Have an impressive track record of retail management at a senior level
  • Be enthusiastic and self-driven, with the ability to inspire and motivate all team members
  • Be innovative and forward thinking in your approach to management
  • A strong communicator at all levels
  • Thrive with autonomy and understand its importance to team members
  • Be customer driven, understanding the importance of detail

What can we offer you:

  • A highly competitive basic salary within the market
  • Annual sales bonus based on increased turnover
  • Annual margin bonus
  • Personal goals bonus on successful attainment – 6% of annual salary
  • Company events
  • Free parking
  • Company discount card
  • Company uniform
  • Long service award
  • Pension scheme

The opportunity to make a difference and be part of family run business who believes in developing all its team, ensuring managers have autonomy to impress.

Closing date for completed applications: 17th June 2019

Please be aware we may close vacancies early in the event we receive a high volume of applications. Therefore we recommend you apply early.

 

 

 

 

ASSISTANT ACCOUNTANT

Hours: Full time (Monday to Friday, 8.30 to 5pm)

Salary: £25,416 to £27,780

Location: Esher, Surrey

We have an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Accountant to join the Admin team at our centre in Esher. Study support will be available to the successful candidate.

The responsibilities of the role are to:

  • Sales Ledger (raising invoices, accounts reconciliation, HTA Voucher stocktake and administration of departmental stocktakes)
  • Assist the management team and manager in departmental sales budgets
  • Purchase Ledger for CENPAC, utilities and Farmshop
  • Provide back up for the payment run
  • Checking and processing of Company Credit Card expenses
  • Bank reconciliation cover
  • Nominal ledger reconciliations and controls
  • Management information and report generation

The ideal candidate will:

  • Minimum 5 years plus of accounts experience
  • Be part qualified (ACCA or CIMA)
  • Intermediate level of Microsoft Excel
  • Previous experience of accounting packages (SAGE an advantage)
  • You will also demonstrate an ability to work on your own initiative when necessary

Garsons offers the following staff benefits as part of its package:

  • Staff discount card
  • 28 days paid holiday
  • Long service award
  • Staff Christmas party and social events
  • Free PYO fruit and veg at designated times at our Esher site
  • Free parking on site

Garsons are a Gold Accredited Investors in People organisation.

Closing date for completed applications: 21st June 2019

Please be aware we may close vacancies early in the event we receive a high volume of applications. Therefore we recommend you apply early.

 

 

 

 

SALES ASSISTANT - GARDEN CARE

Hours: Full-time, rota basis including alternate weekends

Salary: £17,832 - £21,288

Location: Esher, Surrey

We have an exciting opportunity for a sales assistant to join the Garden Care team at our Garden Centre in Esher.

The responsibilities of the role are to:

  • Ensure merchandising and housekeeping standards of the Sundries department are kept to the Garsons standards
  • Ensure displays are innovative, practical and maintained, and that these are refreshed on a regular basis
  • Provide our customers with an exceptional level of service
  • Order product using our retail management system
  • Communicate effectively at all levels
  • Carry out every day duties such as advising customers; stock replenishment; stock taking; lifting and moving stock

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have retail shop floor experience within a busy environment
  • Be competent and confident with computer work
  • Enjoy working as part of a highly motivated team
  • Be able to work on their own initiative

Garsons offers the following staff benefits as part of its package:

  • Staff discount card
  • 28 days paid holiday
  • Long service award
  • Christmas and summer parties
  • Free PYO fruit and veg at designated times at our Esher site
  • Free parking on site

Garsons are a Gold Accredited Investors in People organisation.

Closing date for completed applications: 14th June 2019

Please be aware we may close vacancies early in the event we receive a high volume of applications. Therefore we recommend you apply early.

 

 

 

 

SALES ASSISTANT – CUSTOMER SERVICES (Tills)

Hours: Full-time, rota basis including alternate weekends

Salary: £17,832 - £21,288

Location: Esher, Surrey

Garsons is an award winning family run independent business currently running two sites at Esher and Titchfield. Our philosophy is to develop our team and ensure that the right level of autonomy is given to each individual so that everyone can enjoy their role.

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced till operative to join our Customer Service team at our garden centre in Esher.

The responsibilities of the role are:

  • The ability to provide a positive customer experience.
  • A professional manner when dealing with customer enquiries.
  • Accurate and efficient use of the Tills.
  • Ensure merchandising and housekeeping standards of the Garden Centre are kept to the Garsons standards.
  • Carry out every day duties such as advising customers; stock replenishment; stock taking; lifting and moving stock.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have retail shop floor experience within a busy environment.
  • Be competent and confident with computer work.
  • Enjoy working as part of a highly motivated team.
  • Be able to work on their own initiative.

Garsons offers the following staff benefits as part of its package:

  • Staff discount card
  • 28 days paid holiday
  • Long service award
  • Staff events
  • Free PYO fruit and veg at designated times at our Esher site
  • Free parking on site

Garsons are a Gold Accredited Investors in People organisation.

Closing date for completed applications: 21st June 2019

Please be aware we may close vacancies early in the event we receive a high volume of applications. Therefore we recommend you apply early.

 

 

 

 

SALES ASSISTANT/BUTCHER – BEVAN’S BUTCHERS

Hours: Your will be working a two week ROTA with two days off per week, you will be expected to work weekends.
Salary: Based on experience
Location: Esher, Surrey

We have an exciting opportunity for a sales assistant/Butcher to join Bevan’s Butchers team in the farm shop in Esher.

The responsibilities of the role are to:

  • Greeting and serving customers
  • You will be trained in the various different cuts and types of meat, you will also be trained on cooking times in order to advise our customers.
  • Ensure housekeeping standards are kept to the Bevan’s standards.
  • Ensure displays are innovative, topped up and maintained, and that these are refreshed on a regular basis.
  • Provide our customers with an exceptional level of service.
  • Communicate effectively at all levels.
  • Carry out every day duties such as advising customers; stock replenishment; stock taking; lifting and moving stock.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Ideally you should have a level 1 Hygiene certificate (not essential)
  • A strong team player
  • Polite and helpful
  • Good English and maths
  • Plenty of patience
  • Good time-keeping
  • Pride in appearance
  • Ability to follow instructions
  • Willing to learn new things

If you’re confident, passionate about food, love working with the public and can boast bags of stamina – this is the job for you!

Bevan’s offers the following staff benefits:

  • Staff discount
  • In house training
  • 28 days paid holiday
  • Company pension
  • Free parking on site

Please collect an application form from the Butchers counter located in the Farm Shop.