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Social Media Manager

The Bell Plantation are looking for an energetic, passionate and fun-loving Social Media Manager to join our top team and deliver excellent results for our customers, the business and the wider team.

We are a fast-growing, family-run Garden Centre destination inspiring people to enjoy their hobbies and providing a fantastic experience and a great day out. We are passionate about the great outdoors, particularly gardening and poultry keeping and we think there’s nothing better than home-grown delicious food.

  • Duties include but not limited to:
  • Pro-actively manage all our social media channels, creating and delivering inspiring content.
  • Growing social media following and interaction with customers.
  • Communicate with followers, respond to queries in a timely manner and monitor customer reviews supporting the customer experience team.
  • Generating leads and converting into customers.
  • Creating and running advertising campaigns and competitions across social media.
  • Managing our social media budget, maximising the return on our advertising spend.
  • Providing weekly KPI reports to the MD.
  • Staying up-to-date with current technologies and trends in social media, design tools and applications.
  • Working pro-actively with our in store team and management to build engaging, team-focussed content.
  • Working as part of the marketing team to deliver all other marketing strategies and activities.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • 2+ years of experience as a Social Media Specialist or similar role
  • Excellent knowledge of Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Instagram, Google+ and other social media best practices
  • Good understanding of social media KPIs
  • Excellent multitasking skills
  • Team player
  • Good time-management skills

Plant Area Assistant

We are looking for a Plant Area assistant to join our fantastic team at the Bell Plantation and work in quickly expanding and exciting part of our business.

We are looking for a Plant Area assistant to join our fantastic team at the Bell Plantation and work in quickly expanding and exciting part of our business. Hours of work will be between 20 and 40 hours per week depending on your requirements with weekend work required.

The right person:

  • Has a can-do, proactive attitude towards work.
  • Has a real passion for and an in depth knowledge of plants.
  • Has a real passion for the outdoors, loves working in the garden and working with plants.
  • Is a real people person – loves customers service and working with others.

You will be responsible for:

  • Assisting people with their plant purchases – offering knowledgeable help and advice to customers.
  • Maintaining excellent retail standards in the plant area, ensuring plants are priced and easily shop able.
  • Ensuring that all plants are maintained and remain at an excellent standard all year round.
  • Putting out stock, pricing and re-merchandising in the Garden Centre.
  • Continuing the growth and development of the plant area and Garden Centre business.
  • Performing any other activities required to ensure the smooth running of the business.

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Visit Bell Plantation Garden Centre Today!

Watling Street
NN12 6GX
United Kingdom

01327 354 126


Garden Centre, Food Hall & Poultry Centre
Mon-Sat: 9am to 5:30pm
Sunday: 10:30am to 4:30pm
Mon to Sat: 9 am- 5 pm
Sun: 10:00 am-4:00 pm

Always good service and friendly knowledgeable staff
Graham Dyson
Graham Dyson
12:08 23 Dec 20
Cafe menu is a bit more limited than usual, but still good food. The best chips I have ever had.Centre has a wide range of Christmas decorations in stock.Nice range of food in centre as well.Great place for a browse
Lynda Hadfield
Lynda Hadfield
20:32 14 Dec 20
Very helpful staff. A pleasant experience all round.
Sue Hartley
Sue Hartley
15:13 03 Dec 20
Popped in to pick up a waterproof jacket for himself. Found the very thing - a wax jacket at a good price. This was similar to my one which we bought from there a couple of months ago.Job done.
Jo Davies
Jo Davies
20:43 20 Nov 20
Nice place.. a little on the high side but cool place
David Young
David Young
15:51 14 Nov 20
Well organised, very safe, huge choice for garden and gifts, and outside plants in excellent condition
Alan Curtis
Alan Curtis
17:21 12 Nov 20
Great food, my ducks love it;()
21:54 02 Nov 20
The staff are fantastic. Really helpful knowledgeable. My number 1 place for poultry.
Amanda C
Amanda C
16:06 31 Oct 20
Great place for lunch.Also great for garden and household items. I absolutely love it here
Karen Pickard
Karen Pickard
15:02 31 Oct 20
Great place to visit. Lovely things to buy, good coffee shop and the kids love looking at the animals, especially the chickens and ducks.
Caroline Thom
Caroline Thom
15:22 30 Oct 20
The man in the pet shop was very helpful and knew what he was talking about.
Christine Sanderson
Christine Sanderson
13:28 30 Oct 20
Great food
Paul Mcgill
Paul Mcgill
11:28 25 Oct 20
Great place to visit, particularly good staff on the poultry section
Rob Hayes
Rob Hayes
16:29 24 Oct 20
Service in the restaurant/cafe was first class, everything sanitised before you sit down
Jason Stretton
Jason Stretton
11:48 24 Oct 20
Nice food in the cafe. Plantation and garden centre very well stocked
Seth Wilde
Seth Wilde
12:49 23 Oct 20
Went to buy chickens, very good place but price was a little steep.
H Baker
H Baker
15:56 18 Oct 20
Visited the cafe, 🐕 friendly but you have to sit outside so was a bit cold. Food was lush though
Viv Wilkinson
Viv Wilkinson
14:16 17 Oct 20
The restaurant is very well equipped to cope with social distancing. I had a cheese scone which was absolutely delicious.
Helen Smedley
Helen Smedley
12:46 10 Oct 20
Tasty fresh food in our afternoon tea.
Martin Clark
Martin Clark
15:41 06 Oct 20
Nice food and tables well distanced. Table service provided however it was slow. We waited about half hour for our cups of tea to arrive along with our sandwiches and kids meal. Nice and clean though.
Jennifer Ridgley
Jennifer Ridgley
14:58 04 Oct 20
jon ludgate
jon ludgate
14:34 03 Oct 20
Cafe well thought out. All staff very friendly and quick service. Food good, well presented and reasonably priced. You could spend best part of a day there with so much to see around the rest of the centre.
Yvonne Davies
Yvonne Davies
11:07 02 Oct 20
Was a lovely afternoon. We had food which was really nice. Overall experience was great.
Julie Currington
Julie Currington
15:18 22 Sep 20
Great garden center and not just plants
Deano Slaney
Deano Slaney
19:01 21 Sep 20