Kingsbury Acres Greenhouse/ Blooms Grower Outlet is seeking a General Manager to oversee its operations. We are a family-owned company with two Alsip Home & Nursery locations in Frankfort, IL. and Saint John IN. operated by brothers Richard and David Christakes. Our wholesale growing facility Kingsbury Acres and Blooms Greenhouse Grower Outlet is managed by their dad Bill.
We are quality oriented with a leading reputation as the place to shop for Plants and related products.
We are looking for a person with entrepreneurial spirit and an ownership mentality. Our company believes in manageable growth to create economic opportunities for its key people.
Direct responsibilities include
· Manage the bottom line.
· Building a team for efficient operations to profitably increase sales.
· Choosing which crops and specific varieties to produce.
· Creating a planting schedule each season.
· Planning cultural tasks for growing individual crops.
· Look for labor saving equipment and systems that will have a reasonable payback period.
· Minimum of 10 years in Industry.
· Have a proven record of successful management.
· Have grown greenhouse crops on a large scale.
· Strong communication skills using e-mail and other electronic forms.
· 401 K
· Bottom line bonus
· Health Insurance
· Potential stock options
Retail & Wholesale