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  • Marketing Manager

    Marketing Manger

    The main purpose of the role is to develop and deliver a ‘growth charged’ marketing plan to support and drive the company’s ambitious growth targets with a focused ROI approach.  To help in client retention, to promote strong social media presence and ensure the Planteria Group brand is consistent and effective.

    We would like to invite candidates to apply for the role of Marketing Manager reporting directly to the Managing Director.

    You will be based at Mill Pond Nurseries, Mill Road, Henham, CM22 6AA

    Full-time, Permanent contract

    Primary Responsibilities

    To develop, deliver and optimize a ‘growth charged’ marketing plan which is directly aligned with the company goals and sales opportunities.

    To ensure the Planteria Group branding is clear, effective, and consistent across all activities, internally and externally.

    Work closely with the BD team to undertake market research and unearth opportunities.

    To manage website content and improvements to drive the right and relevant on-line activity.

    To manage the delivery of all social media campaign activity across all channels and media for the Planteria Group brand

    To have a passion for ROI, analysis, and report on marketing activities to ensure effectiveness and optimization.

    To effectively manage marketing suppliers, agencies and freelancers to ensure ROI.

    Skills Required

    Aggressive appetite for growth

    Understand the essentiality of measuring and tracking ROI

    Excellent communication skills working at all levels in the company and with external partners and stakeholders

    Excellent planning and organisation skills and able to manage marketing projects effectively

    Excellent knowledge of effective marketing techniques including Market research, On-line, E-commerce, Social Media and Branding.

    Able to develop deep understanding of our customers, the market, competition, and emerging trends to create winning marketing programs and activities

    Able to work under pressure to changing deadlines and priorities

    Required Qualifications and Experience 

    Degree in business, economics, marketing or similar, or equivalent by experience

    CIM diploma or qualification is desirable

    Previous experience working in a marketing manager role with demonstrable track record.

    Proven experience of brand development and management

    Proven track record of delivering business success through quality marketing programmes

    Proven channel and media development experience including digital

    MS suite – excellent knowledge

    Marketing software experience such as HubSpot, Klavio etc.

    Key Performance Indicators

    Deliver a successful company rebranding project in the next 24 months

    Marketing activities delivered with clear ROI

    Benefits

    Pension scheme, Healthcare plan, Free Lunch, Free Parking, refer a friend, Foli8 Discount

    Role is based in rural Essex therefore employees need their own transport to work, may involve travel to our other locations, e.g. London Liverpool St office.

    Someone who lives the company values at work, i.e. Founded On Integrity, Dedicated To Care, Always Smart, Committed To Excellence, Relentless To Improve

    To apply for this role, please send your CV and cover letter to hr@planteriagroup.com

  • Fleet Manager

    Fleet Manager  

    This is a new position in a fast growing business requiring an experienced Fleet Manager to manage and maintain a delivery fleet of approx. 25 small vans, four 3.5t and one 7.5t vehicles including 2 forklifts and a telehandler

    You will be based at Mill Pond Nurseries, Mill Road, Henham, CM22 6AA

    Full-time, Permanent contract

    Primary Responsibilities

    Purchasing (future responsibility, lease or buy decision) and maintaining vehicles to a legal standard for service, delivery and installation of PLANTERIA’s products

    Support drivers so they can adhere to strict schedules.

    Training of drivers when required including regular legal updates for drivers & management.

    Finding ways to reduce costs and maximize profits.

    Developing strategies for greater fuel efficiency.

    Maintaining detailed records of vehicle servicing and inspection.

    Scheduling regular vehicle maintenance to ensure operational efficiency.

    Monitoring driver behaviour and ensuring a high level of customer service.

    Analysing data to increase business operational efficiency.

    Utilizing GPS systems to monitor drivers and track vehicles in case of theft.

    Accident management and support

    Working closely with Head of Service, Installation and Floristry Managers

    Skills Required

    3+ years in a logistics role with responsibility for a fleet.

    Experience in the transportation industry.

    Outstanding organizational and multitasking skills.

    Analytical mindset and good problem-solving skills.

    Attention to detail.

    Innovative and goal orientated.

    Exceptional interpersonal skills.

    Excellent written and verbal communication.

    Required Qualifications and Experience 

    CPC holder

    Forklift license

    3+ years in a logistics role with responsibility for a fleet.

    MS Excel – very good knowledge

    MS Outlook – very good knowledge

    MS Word – very good knowledge

    MS PowerPoint – very good knowledge

    Benefits

    Pension scheme, Healthcare plan, Free Lunch, Free Parking, refer a friend, Foli8 Discount

    Someone who lives the company values at work, i.e. Founded On Integrity, Dedicated To Care, Always Smart, Committed To Excellence, Relentless To Improve

    To apply for this role, please send your CV and cover letter to hr@planteriagroup.com

  • Finance Assistant

    Finance Assistant

    Responsible for all accounts receivable tasks and assisting the Finance Director with other financial processes as required.

    You will be based at Mill Pond Nurseries, Mill Road, Henham, CM22 6AA

    or The Old Fire Station, Wheeler Lane, Witley GU8 5QU

    Full-time, Permanent contract

    Primary Responsibilities

    First point of contact for accounts receivable enquiries

    Invoicing & recording payments

    Monitoring customer self-billing payments

    Ensuring timely collection of outstanding payments and reducing debtor days

    Liaising with sales team and other departments to resolve invoice queries

    Bank reconciliations

    Reconciling ecommerce transactions

    Assisting with month-end and other finance processes

    Skills Required

    Good understanding of finance processes

    Proactive and analytical with keen attention to detail

    Ability to evaluate & improve processes to ensure maximum efficiency

    Excellent verbal and written communication skills

    Excellent Customer Service skills

    Ability to work independently and use initiative to solve problems

    MS Excel – very good knowledge

    MS Outlook – very good knowledge

    MS Word – very good knowledge

    MS PowerPoint – very good knowledge

    Required Qualifications and Experience 

    A level or equivalent

    Experience in accounts receivable/credit control

    Experience with Accounting/ERP systems – knowledge of Microsoft Dynamics Business Central and Xero would be beneficial

    Key Performance Indicators

    Ensure accurate and timely invoicing

    Reduce and maintain debtor days

    Benefits

    Pension scheme, Healthcare plan, Free Lunch, Free Parking, refer a friend

    Role is based in rural Essex/Surrey therefore employees need their own transport to work

    Someone who lives the company values at work, i.e. Founded On Integrity, Dedicated To Care, Always Smart, Committed To Excellence, Relentless To Improve

    To apply for this role, please send your CV and cover letter to hr@planteriagroup.com

  • Exterior Field Service Technician

    Exterior Planting Technician – Central London  Full-time

    Working with leading architects and designers, it is at the forefront of interior plant innovation.

    Planteria Group has experienced a sustained period of business growth and is in a strong position, as a result, we are now hiring and would like to invite candidates to apply for the role of Exterior Field Service Technician reporting directly to the Head of Service.

    You will be based at Mill Pond Nurseries, Mill Road, Henham, CM22 6AA, but need to travel into London each day

    Full-time, Permanent contract

    The Role

    Working as part of a successful team, you will be required to visit the offices of our clients, within London and the Home Counties, to maintain living plants.

    You will always be required to be of good presence; working discretely to minimise disruption and maintaining excellent customer relations with the clients.

    This position presents an excellent opportunity to work with interior planting and design in the workplace, whilst delivering great customer satisfaction.

    Experience:

    Full clean UK driving license.

    Prior experience in planting or horticulture is preferred but not essential as we will provide training, but a passion for plants is definitely necessary.

    And be rewarded with:

    A great salary package,

    Benefits

    Pension scheme, Healthcare plan, Free Lunch, Free Parking, refer a friend, Foli8 discount, Costa Card with monthly allowance

    Role is based in rural Essex therefore employees need their own transport to work

    Someone who lives the company values at work, i.e. Founded On Integrity, Dedicated To Care, Always Smart, Committed To Excellence, Relentless To Improve

    To apply for this role, please send your CV and cover letter to hr@planteriagroup.com

  • Interior Field Service Technician - London Area

    Planting Technician – Central London, Full-time

    Working with leading architects and designers, it is at the forefront of interior plant innovation.

    Planteria Group has experienced a sustained period of business growth and is in a strong position, as a result, we are now hiring and would like to invite candidates to apply for the role of Interior Field Service Technician reporting directly to the Head of Service.

    You will be based at Mill Pond Nurseries, Mill Road, Henham, CM22 6AA, but need to travel into London each day

    Full-time, Permanent contract

    The Role

    Working as part of a successful team, you will be required to visit the offices of our clients, within London and the Home Counties, to maintain Exterior living plants.

    You will always be required to be of good presence; working discretely to minimise disruption and maintaining excellent customer relations with the clients.

    This position presents an excellent opportunity to work with exterior planting and design in the workplace, whilst delivering great customer satisfaction.

    Experience:

    Full clean UK driving license.

    Prior experience in planting or horticulture is preferred but not essential as we will provide training, but a passion for plants is definitely necessary.

    And be rewarded with:

    A great salary package

    Benefits

    Pension scheme, Healthcare plan, Free Parking, refer a friend, Foli8 discount, use of company vehicle, Costa Card with monthly allowance

    Role is based in rural Essex therefore employees need their own transport to work

    Someone who lives the company values at work, i.e. Founded On Integrity, Dedicated To Care, Always Smart, Committed To Excellence, Relentless To Improve

    To apply for this role, please send your CV and cover letter to hr@planteriagroup.com

     

  • Field Service Coordinator

    Service Coordinator 

    Planteria Group has experienced a sustained period of business growth and is in a strong position, as a result, we are now hiring and would like to invite candidates to apply for the role of Field Service Coordinator reporting directly to the Service Manager.

    You will be based at Mill Pond Nurseries, Mill Road, Henham, CM22 6AA

    Full-time, Permanent contract

    Primary Responsibilities

    To manage customer complaints and issues

    To manage Technician issues

    Schedule all Technician Activity

    Book in all technician visits with customers

    Skills Required

    Must be customer driven and dedicated to putting the customer first

    Excellent communication and organization skills

    Positive attitude and flexibility to changes as required

    Good at problem solving

    Committed to delivering inspirational levels of service to Planteria customers

    Required Qualifications and Experience 

    A level or equivalent

    Experience of working in a fast-paced ever-changing environment

    Experience of working with a customer complaint and satisfaction processes

    MS Excel – very good knowledge

    MS Outlook – very good knowledge

    MS Word – very good knowledge

    MS PowerPoint – very good knowledge

    Key Performance Indicators

    Achieve 90% 2-hour customer issue resolution response rate

    Benefits

    Pension scheme, Healthcare plan, Free Lunch, Free Parking, refer a friend, Costa Card with monthly allowance, use of company vehicle, Foli8 discount

    Role is based in rural Essex therefore employees need their own transport to work

    Someone who lives the company values at work, i.e. Founded On Integrity, Dedicated To Care, Always Smart, Committed To Excellence, Relentless To Improve

    To apply for this role, please send your CV and cover letter to hr@planteriagroup.com

  • Installation Technician

    Installation Technician  

    Planteria Group has experienced a sustained period of business growth and is in a strong position, as a result, we are now hiring and would like to invite candidates to apply for the role of of Installation Technician. reporting directly to the Installation Manager.

    Join our existing, experienced team members in this varied and interesting physical role, to install interior and exterior plants in containers, and sometimes trees, into workplaces and buildings across the UK. We work for corporate clients who expect a high-quality, professional service.

    You will be based at Mill Pond Nurseries, Mill Road, Henham, CM22 6AA

    Full-time, Permanent contract

    Primary responsibilities

    To be comfortable with heavy lifting, and planting out
    To be confident in using hand power tools
    To be able to work 2 Saturdays a month
    To be able to work between the hours of 4am to 4pm

    Skills required 

    Be a team player
    A good level of physical fitness
    A reasonable level of DIY skills
    Knowledge of plants is not essential but could be advantageous.

    Education/ Qualifications required

    GCSE or equivalent

    Full clean driving license

    MS Excel – good
    MS Outlook – good
    MS Word – good
    MS PowerPoint – good

    Experience required

    Experience of client communication and problem solving
    Experience of working within a team
    Experience working with power tools

    Other key information

    Role is based in rural Essex therefore employees need their own transport to work

    Often installations may span a number of days and could involve staying overnight anywhere in the UK (possibly wider in the future).
    Paid overtime available
    Full Health & Safety training provided
    Opportunity for progression

    Benefits

    Pension scheme, Healthcare plan, Free Lunch, Free Parking, refer a friend, Costa Card with monthly allowance, use of company vehicle

    Role is based in rural Essex therefore employees need their own transport to work

    Someone who lives the company values at work, i.e. Founded On Integrity, Dedicated To Care, Always Smart, Committed To Excellence, Relentless To Improve

    To apply for this role, please send your CV and cover letter to hr@planteriagroup.com

  • Floristry Driver/Nursery Worker

    Floristry Driver/Nursery Worker

    Planteria Group has experienced a sustained period of business growth and is in a strong position, as a result, we are now hiring and would like to invite candidates to apply for the role of Floristry Driver/Nursery Worker.

    You will be based at Mill Pond Nurseries, Mill Road, Henham, CM22 6AA

    Full-time, Permanent contract

    Primary responsibilities

    To be confident driving in and around London delivering floristry displays

    Assisting in the nursery,

    Benefits

    Pension scheme, Healthcare plan, Free Lunch, Free Parking, refer a friend, Costa Card with monthly allowance

    Role is based in rural Essex therefore employees need their own transport to work

    Someone who lives the company values at work, i.e. Founded On Integrity, Dedicated To Care, Always Smart, Committed To Excellence, Relentless To Improve

    To apply for this role, please send your CV and cover letter to hr@planteriagroup.com