First Franchise, the leading garden centre concession experts, has launched a specialist recruitment service to the garden retail industry. In conjunction with of the UK?s most innovative search and selection providers, FF-Candidate Select has created a portal for garden centre recruitment opportunities across the country. The aim of this new venture is to offer garden centre employers access to candidate searches, tailored to the sector at a cost effective rate.
The creation of FF-Candidate Select will enable First Franchise to extend its reach into new vertical markets. The key aim of the stand-alone division will be to supply key personnel to the garden centre industry. The focus is on unique candidate generated talent pools that are exclusive to garden centres.
Sectors being targeted include:
? Garden & Landscape
? Grower Jobs
? Learning & Development
? Marketing & PR
? Student & Graduate Placement
The creation of FF-Candidate Select will provide garden centres with a unique search facility to fill their vacancies online, using the latest search and select technology to source candidates carefully matched to jobs within the garden centre sector.
Ian Silverton, Director at First Franchise said, “FF-Candidate Select is a unique service for the garden centre sector which is a response to demand that has arisen from the Owners, Directors and Managers of sites we work with.? Understanding the difficulties in recruiting specialist staff for the horticulture positions available enables FF-Candidate Select to provide employers with opportunities to recruit staff, ideally suited to the customer service demands required to succeed within garden centres.? The service has been launched to enhance the access to new employees for garden centre employers, and we are supporting this unique portal as we are confident FF-Candidate Select can provide a more targeted approach than high street agencies.?