Senior Department Manager

  • Date Listed 01/12/2014
  • Location

    Milnerton, West Coast

  • Advertised By Private
  • Job Type Full-Time

Multi Award Winning Nursery-Stodels is looking for a dynamic, physically fit Department Manager to head up 3 departments at the Milnerton Garden Centre. The position will report directly to the Branch Manager.


Main duties:

  • Managing Profitability of the departments

  •  Report analysis

  • Stock management

  • Ensuring that merchandising & displays are of a high standard

  • Driving  a high level of customer service

  • Effective stock management and optimize branch layout opportunities

  • HR, IR and staff development

  • Stand in as Branch Manager in the absence of the Branch Manager



  • 3yrs experience in Retail Management

  •  Computer literate

  • Excellent  negotiation skills

  • Proven leadership abilities and management of staff

  • Proven people, operations and merchandise  control

  • Translating strategies into Operational action plans

  • Must be self motivated and assertive.

  • A successful record in sales, profit management, stock management including purchase management, staff management, tactical and strategic planning.

  • Must be organised, efficient, creative and assertive with strong communication skills on all levels.

  • Own transport is required



Should you be interested and meet the above requirements, please forward a cover letter and your CV to


Closing date: 19 December 2014


Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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