Landscape Designer

For Garden’s Sake is currently seeking a talented Landscape Designer with a proven track record of increasing sales by producing outstanding creative landscape and hardscape designs for fine homes and properties.

Position Description

As a key member of the FGS team, you will be responsible for:

  • Conducting client consultations that lead to sales
  • Creating and preparing design proposals and cost estimates for residential and commercial properties based on accurate field verifications, measurements, and analyses
  • Serving as the primary contact for new and existing clients and ensuring those relationships are fostered and maintained
  • Working with team members throughout the company to coordinate installations
  • Being a voice and face for FGS Landscaping in the local community and in company marketing materials

Position Requirements

Our ideal candidate is an excellent communicator and organizer who is results-driven, assertive, efficient, and a team player. He or she has:

  • A bachelor’s degree in landscape architecture or landscape design, or a demonstrated depth of horticulture knowledge from prior landscape design experience. State or national landscape industry certification(s) preferred
  • A minimum of two years’ landscape and hardscape design experience in a position (or positions) that involved obtaining business, working directly with residential and commercial clients, and coordinating installations is preferred. Prior experience increasing sales through lead generation and community involvement strongly preferred
  • Significant knowledge of horticultural materials suitable for North Carolina and proper planting techniques, along with an understanding of landscaping construction products, methods, and procedures. Prior experience installing plants and/or hardscaping materials a plus
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office
  • A valid driver’s license
  • Because this position serves as the primary contact for new and existing clients, the candidate we seek must be friendly, genuine, confident, bright, and professional, with a talent for building rapport quickly.  

Compensation and Benefits
If you’ve got what it takes, we’ll provide the rest. You’ll join a company with a stellar reputation and enjoy significant lead potential, along with:

  • A compensation plan with a generous base and unlimited earning potential based on sales
  • Paid holidays and paid time off
  • Medical reimbursement, dental, vision plans offered
  • IRA with company match
  • Phone reimbursement
  • A family atmosphere, with additional benefits

How To Apply
If you’re ambitious, dependable, and eager to join a company you can be proud of, we’d love to talk to you! For confidential consideration, please email your resumé, a letter of interest, and your compensation history to scott@fgsnursery.com.