John Deere Landscapes is the nation’s largest distributor of nursery, irrigation, outdoor lighting, landscape supplies, fertilizers, turf protection products, grass seed, turf care equipment, and golf course accessories. Our mission is to be the distributor of choice for green industry professionals. We currently employ more than 2,000 employees in over 400 locations throughout North America.
We are seeking an Assistant Department Manager to join our team in Pineville, NC. This position assists the manager of a department by ensuring product availability; reviews product inventory, performs cycle counts, and assesses demand change. It also supports the department with administrative processes and assists customers with sales and inquiries.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Responds to basic and more complex customer questions concerning product in all areas, including recommendations for substitutions, resolves a variety of customer service issues, and processes sales transactions.
Manages department inventory through cycle counts, identification of demand changes, and ensuring proper product mix.
Performs administrative functions for the department, including but not limited to product receiving, purchase orders, product transfers and defective goods disposition.
Coaches and assists less experienced staff in meeting expected customer service and satisfaction goals.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Must possess one - three years experience in retail nursery, irrigation and/or turfgrass industry.
Must have knowledge of nursery, irrigation, and landscape products and practices, as well as the ability to manage product inventory.
The information contained herein is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of individuals performing the job. Our company offers competitive compensation, opportunities for advancement, and exceptional benefits, including medical/dental/life insurance, 401k, paid time off, tuition reimbursement, product discounts, and more.
We are proud to be a Drug Free Workplace and Equal Opportunity Employer.
Keyword: Assistant Department Manager
From: John Deere Landscapes
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