Jobs

Roles in our Marlborough office

Customer Service Adviser 

We are looking for a full time customer service adviser based at our offices in Marlborough. The role would suit someone with previous customer service experience with good communication skills and who is confident on the telephone. They should be organised, patient and ideally have an interest in gardening. Basic Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook ability is essential. 

This job will entail:

  • Taking orders over the phone and processing on our database
  • Delivering excellent service to customers and answering their queries
  • Processing orders received by post
  • Responding to emails
  • Using our computer system Elucid 
  • Being very familiar with our products, the seasonal catalogues and the website

 Salary dependent on experience.

If you are interested in this role, please send an email with the subject title Customer Service Adviser with your CV, and current employment and salary details to sally@sarahraven.com 

Roles at Perch Hill

Gardener

Full Time, 5 days a week.  Occasional Saturday working when Perch Hill is open to the public

You will be part of a small, friendly and dedicated team.  You will need to have knowledge and experience of productive horticulture, including succession planting, cultivation of cut flowers, vegetables, fruit, herbs and edible flowers.  Also to have the ability to communicate with and respond to kitchen requests as required.  You will be expected to maintain the grounds to a high standard under the direction of the Head Gardener. You will also be required to take care of plant stock for sale and have the ability to keep accurate records.   You need to be happy dealing with the public on open days, course days and other events.  You will have an interest in and have experience of chicken keeping.

The successful applicant will hold a recognised academic horticultural qualification, have excellent practical skills in all areas of garden maintenance, including the use of petrol powered machinery, and preferably hold PA1/PA6 spray certificates and be in possession of a CS30 card.

Personal Qualities:

Applicants must be physically fit and possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills.  You will have good attention to detail, a working knowledge of health and safety standards and a flexible approach to non-gardening duties on occasions, particularly on our event days at Perch Hill.

You will hold a full driving licence, have your own transport and love dogs.

The closing date for applications is Thursday 8 February 2018

Shortlisted applicants will be invited for interview at Perch Hill Farm during week commencing 12 February 2018

The post to commence in early March 2018

If you are interested in this role, please send an email with the subject title Gardener with your CV, and current employment and salary details to tracy.bevan@thecuttinggarden.com 



Many thanks for your interest in our job opportunities, unfortunately we are not currently looking to hire any positions.

If a previously advertised role has now been removed it means that it has been filled. If you have not been contacted regarding these positions, we are sorry that your application was unsuccessful. Unfortunately, due to large quantities of applicants, we are not able to contact everyone individually. We will be keeping CVs on file should a suitable position become available in the future.