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Petersham (UK) Ltd.

Horticultural Sales Associate

We are looking to recruit a Horticultural Sales Associate with proven horticultural, retail and planting maintenance experience and expertise.

About us

Capturing the unique spirit and rare beauty of its original home in Richmond, Petersham Nurseries Covent Garden brings nature and elegance to the heart of central London. This unparalleled lifestyle destination comprises of a homewares and garden shop, a florist, a delicatessen and wine cellar, two restaurants and a central courtyard, Floral Court.

Petersham Nurseries is a place of calm where you can reconnect with nature, restoring a sense of balance and space. By celebrating aspects of the home, garden and food, we offer a destination that encourages you to step back and embrace a lifestyle of positive living.


The position requires the highest level of customer service, demonstrating exceptional product/ horticultural knowledge, and building strong customer relationships. Horticultural Sales Assistants are also accountable for the ongoing care, maintenance, and upkeep of all horticultural elements of the business. They ensure the planting of the in-store, restaurants and courtyard is to the highest standard.


  • Excellent customer service teamed with exceptional product/ horticultural knowledge.
  • Passionate about plants and articulate in communicating a love of plants and gardening to our customers.
  • You will have practical gardening experience or perhaps volunteered in a garden setting.
  • Friendly, approachable, and open manner.
  • Able to work in a busy environment.
  • RHS level 2 qualification preferred.
  • High experience in of maintenance

What we offer

  • Competitive pay
  • Opportunity to grow and progress with the brand
  • Meals on duty
  • Payed overtime and 28 days holidays
  • Pension scheme
  • Suppliers trips
  • Recommend a friend
  • Discounts within the brand

This is a very special opportunity to join a friendly company, if you think this position is for you please apply, we look forward to hearing from you

Due to the high volume of applications we might not be able to respond to all, except to those ones who we think are more suitable for the position