Binsted Nursery is seeking a Production Planning and Purchasing Assistant to join their team based in the Chichester area, West Sussex.

An office based role which involves largely working with our production database system (Passfield) in detail and associated supporting Excel spreadsheets.

Working with the production management team to plan all production batches using the production database system and then purchasing the relevant planting material (seed or plants) from several suppliers. This may involve going to multiple suppliers to get quotations and availability before making final decisions. This planning information is used across the business to produce our batches of plants with traceability and limited waste. This is a key role for production and requires excellent communication skills to ensure all areas receive good quality information.

Full time position, 39 hours per week:

  • Monday to Thursday 08:00 – 16:45
  • Friday 08:00 – 15:45


Candidates must have excellent attention to detail and organisational skills. This role requires a high level of accuracy and ability to adapt quickly to changing priorities. Experience and proven ability in office based administrative roles, working extensively with Microsoft Word and Excel and database programs is required.

Salary depending on skills and experience.

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