JOB TITLE: Flower Product Manager


Industry : Commercial & Finance Job Location : Paignton
Job Reference : 11332AH Job Category : Agriculture Fishing and Forestry
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 13/02/2015
 
Salary & Benefits : £30000 - £35000 per annum + car
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Job Title:Flower Product Manager Excellent opportunity for a Product Manager with excellent horticultural knowledge to develop the range for a leading supplier. Location:Paignton, Devon Salary:£30k - £35k (dependent upon experience) The Role Bluefire Consulting are recruiting for a Flower Product Manager to source, select and maintain a range of blubs, seeds and plants for a leading horticultural supplier based in Paignton.


Job Description

Job Title:Flower Product Manager
Excellent opportunity for a Product Manager with excellent horticultural knowledge to develop the range for a leading supplier.
Location:Paignton, Devon
Salary:£30k - £35k (dependent upon experience)

The Role
Bluefire Consulting are recruiting for a Flower Product Manager to source, select and maintain a range of blubs, seeds and plants for a leading horticultural supplier based in Paignton. Reporting into the Live Products Director main duties of the role will include:
*sourcing products from within the UK and internationally
*negotiating with suppliers to ensure premium quality, reliability and value
*selecting the flower ranges dependent upon trend and season
*organise the print and online catalogue
*conducting quality checks on nurseries
*providing technical support information throughout the organisation where required

The Candidate
As a successful Flower Product Manager you must have an excellent working knowledge of flowers and have worked in a similar product management role previously. Given the demands of the Flower Product Manager role you must possess excellent negotiation and relationship building skills and be able to demonstrate excellent commercial acumen and financial awareness.

As Flower Product Manager you will be expected to travel around the UK and to suppliers overseas so a valid passport and full UK driving licence are required.

The Opportunity
Our client is a well-established horticultural company which prides itself on high quality produce and customer satisfaction. Its Head Office team, based in Paignton, Devon, is committed to these values and to maintaining the close knit working environment which has been a feature of the company since its inception. As the new Flower Product Manager you will be responsible for maintaining and enhancing this reputation through developing their range.

The Package
£30k - £35k (dependent upon experience)
Company car
Pension and life assurance

Bluefire Consulting Ltd is a recruitment agency working on behalf of our client.
Your application will be reviewed by the consultants of Bluefire Consulting Ltd. Please be aware we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview.
Reference: 11332AH


Job Keywords

flower, seed, bulb, plant, product, manager, marketing, catalogue, range, quality, supplier, source, negotiate, live, horticulture, agriculture, nursery, garden



Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Agriculture Fishing and Forestry recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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