Business Development - 42152

Location : Weybridge
Salary : 25-30k
Vacancy type : Permanent
Vacancy ID : 42152

Our clients seeks a Sales Person with a proven track record to join their team. Ideally with a knowledge of plants and nursery sales or from a soft landscaping sales background. 

Purpose of the role:

To make contact with new potential customers and develop existing company relationships, across all product lines. Ensuring renewal contracts are completed and that the company are on preferred suppliers lists. The comany work with some exteremly high profile clients so you must have exceptional customer service skills and a descrete nature.

Skills/ Training:

  • Written and verbal communication should be clear and precise.
  • Good communication skills and the ability to communicate respectfully with a wide variety of individuals.
  • Good knowledge of London area
  • Driving licence preferred but not essential
  • Strong time management and administrative skills.
  • Strong plant maintenance skills and a broad knowledge of different plants and their requirements
  • Ability to work on own initiative and impart that initiative professionally.
  • Strong organisational ability.
  • The ability to handle pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Creative and ability to solve tough problems.
  • Strong computer literacy and knowledge of Excel, Word, Outlook, Powerpoint.
  • Strong numeracy skill and understanding of budgets and margins.


  • Friendly and approachable.
  • A positive attitude towards work duties and colleagues.
  • An open and listening manner with the ability to convey difficult messages sensitively.
  • An ability to influence and persuade others.
  • An ability to work with people of all levels and be able to build relationships with them.
  • An ability to multitask and prioritise workloads.
  • Proactive, committed and effective team player.
  • Make suggestions/recommendations to enhance or streamline operations.

Please quote 42152 when speaking with one of our consultants.

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Once again, I would like to extend my thanks to you for being so efficient and focused on my behalf. You have impressed me and have been extremely professional about matching me well with potential opportunities. Should I require staff in my new role... I will be sure to use you.

Simon (Contracts Manager)

I would like to give a big thank you to everyone in the team at Fresh Horticultural Careers for their help throughout my employment with them. Their support was great and helped me enjoy my time whilst working for them.

Ross (Horticulture)