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Advertise vacancies or find the perfect role for you with our listing of permanent and flexible floristry roles.

Welcome to our florist jobs board for finding and advertising vacancies with florists in the UK. This board was previously hosted on Flowerona.com and moved over to this site on 3 August 2017.

If you would like to advertise a job, whether permanent, work experience or internships, the rate is £50 a month. Simply send an email to hello@cgma.co.uk for further details.

Florist Events Manager, Your London Florist

Posted on:
2018-08-15
Location:
Enfield, London
Description:

We are looking to hire a full time Experienced Florist Events Manager that can continue to help us grow our business and differentiate us. We are one of the leading florists in London and are looking to expand our portfolio, and we need the most talented people to be able to do so. We focus on quality, customer service and creativity. With our unique style and passion for floristry, the partnership with our customers is critical, ensuring they receive a premium service. 

If you are a remarkable florist, with distinguished leadership experience, and are keen to be lead a team of hard working, talented florists, then please get in touch! We really want you to take on a leadership position, and will trust you, giving you a huge amount of autonomy, and personal development. 

What we'd love you to have: 

  • A deep understanding of flower design with real hand on experience, and your finger on the pulse when it comes to all the new trends and styles. 
  • Unparalleled customer service - a high tough, friendly, humorous, personable manner with passion and compassion for our employees and our customers. 
  • A consultative approach, being able to quickly understand and communicate the value proposition of Your London Florist to our contract and corporate customers.
  • An ability to identify opportunities to expand our sales to new customers and negotiate new contracts, whilst retaining a strong relationship management ethic. 
  •  A strong network in the floristry industry, which you can leverage to your success.

You need to have:

  • Leadership experience, managing and motivating people working on multiple events teams at the same time.
  •  A successful history in budgeting, increasing profit margins, ordering flowers and managing multiple resources from deliveries & logistics to full time and freelance staff. 
  • An understanding of logistics, so we can ensure we get the right products to the right people at the right time with the right quality.
  • Full driving license.
  • Excellent written and spoke English.
Website:
www.yourlondonflorist.co.uk
How to apply:

Please send us your CV, together with a cover letter as to why you're keen on joining us, to migle@yourlondonflorist.co.uk and we will get back to you ASAP. 

Full time Florist, Bloomsbury Flowers

Posted on:
2018-08-15
Location:
Covent Garden, London
Description:

Monday-Friday 46 hours per week with occasional weekend work.

Must have 3+ year’s experience, able to work with a team and have excellent customer service skills.

Basic computer/IT skills needed.

Good time management and a broad vocabulary in floral design.

Website:
www.bloomsburyflowers.co.uk
How to apply:

Email your CV to info@bloomsburyflowers.co.uk

Senior Florist, The Flower Stand Chelsea

Posted on:
2018-08-15
Location:
Chelsea, London
Description:

Experienced Florist for a very busy Chelsea Flower Stand.

  • 5 days a week - Flexibility to work extra in busy periods.
  • Must have at least 2 years’ experience.
  • Happy to work outside.
  • Essential to be able to produce high quality hand tied bouquets & vase arrangements.
  • Good customer service skills.
  • Fluent in spoken and written English.
  • Salary negotiable on experience but pays well.

Website:
www.theflowerstandchelsea.com
How to apply:

Please send C.V to louiseflowerstandchelsea@gmail.com

Shop Manager, Nikki Tibbles Wild at Heart

Posted on:
2018-08-13
Location:
Pimlico, London
Description:

Nikki Tibbles Wild at Heart is one of the most celebrated British luxury florists, renowned for an opulent, visionary and creative approach to flowers. We are seeking an experienced and talented florist to manage our flagship shop on Pimlico Road. This is a fantastic and rare opportunity within one of London’s top florists.  The role will include all managerial duties and the candidate will preferably have a minimum of 5 years’ experience with a focus on retail floristry and relevant florist qualifications. Enthusiasm, commitment, creativity, and an eye for detail are essential. Excellent customer service skills are also required, along with the ability to manage and motivate a small team. 

Responsibility and Duties  

  • Experience in all areas of floristry, but with an emphasis on retail floristry
  • Maintenance and general upkeep of the shop and display  
  • Flower ordering and stock management  
  • Managing and motivating the store team  
  • Working alongside the operations manager and head office   
  • Impeccable customer service and attention to detail  
  • General admin and good organisational skills 
  • An ability to budget and maintain profit margins and wastage   
  • Fulfilling orders and ensuring all product leaving the store meets brand expectations 
Website:
www.wildatheart.com
How to apply:

Please send your CV and covering letter to Robyn@wildatheart.com

We look forward to hearing from you. 

Senior Florist/Manager, Absolute Flowers and Home

Posted on:
2018-08-13
Location:
Maida Vale, London
Description:

Absolute Flowers & Home, one of London’s most luxurious florists is looking for a Senior Florist with managerial responsibilities to join its London team.

Would you like to join us?

We are looking for a Senior Florist/Manager with a minimum of 5 years experience.

  • Reliable, motivated individual with great creative flair for design and open to learn.
  • Good leadership skills with the ability to inspire others, capable of managing all levels of shop floor.
  • Great communication skills to work with the team and, ability and desire to build good rapport with customers.
  • Making bouquets and arrangements for orders and customers in the shop.  
  • Assisting in setting up displays in the shop, events.
  • Processing orders to open and set up shop in the mornings.
  • Pack up and close shop at the end of the day.
  • 50 hours per week, including occasional Saturdays.
Website:
www.absoluteflowersandhome.com
How to apply:

Please send CV and a covering letter including why you would like to work for us to: hanna@studioAFH.com

Florist, The Savoy

Posted on:
2018-08-06
Location:
London
Description:

JOB TITLE: 

Florist

DEPARTMENT: 

Housekeeping

SUPERVISOR/MANAGER: 

Creative Floral Designer

OVERALL JOB PURPOSE

To maintain the high quality of flower arrangements in all public areas of the hotel and prepare flower arrangements for the various Banqueting, Private functions and VIP guests and suites.

ACCOUNTABLE DUTIES

  • To condition and prepare flowers every morning to be used for the flower arrangements around the hotel.
  • To examine all flower arrangements in the hotel public areas. Replace the flowers where necessary.
  • To prepare vases of flowers and deliver them to the guests rooms.
  • To deal with customer orders either over the telephone or direct contact in a polite and helpful manner.
  • To arrange flowers, ordered by Banqueting clients to the highest standard, ensuring quality is maintained at all times.
  • To condition and arrange flowers in vases in a consistent style for the VIP rooms.
  • To work in a clean and tidy manner, clearing away things you are no longer using.
  • Keep the floors clean and dry to avoid any slips or falls.
  • To control the waste of flowers as much as possible.
  • To maintain the plants situated internally in the hotel.
  • To maintain amicable and co-operative working relations with other departments.
  • To comply with all Food Hygiene and Safety legislation, using working practices that are safe and sensible to your colleagues and to yourself.
  • Act in accordance with fire, health and safety regulations and follow the correct procedures when the situation arises.
  • To carry out additional tasks as instructed and by reasonable request from the leadership team.
  • Adhere to all Savoy policies and procedures as outlined by the hotel.
  • Be an active colleague of the Savoy team in our mission of ‘Turning Moments into Memories’ for our guests.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 1-3 years experience in the Hospitality Industry.
  • Outstanding communication skills, both written & verbal.
  • A confident & dynamic speaker, able to communicate and interact effectively with all levels of an organization.
  • Enthusiastic and positive personality with the ability to build trusting relationships with others.
  • Proven organizational skills, works well on their own. Able to set and meet deadlines with quality results.
  • Applicable job related skills as per Accountable Duties.

WORKING ENVIRONMENT

Colleagues are encouraged to participate in the various committees within the hotel including, but not limited, to Service Plus, Health and Safety, and others as formed.

We are committed to an extensive programme of environmental initiatives and principles guided by the hotel's participation in Fairmont's 'Green Partnership Programme'. 

Colleagues are expected/required to actively engage in promoting and incorporating good green practices as part of their daily routine; to comply with designated environmental duties within individual departments.  Colleagues are also encouraged to engage in various hotel-organised environmental event days and community outreach activities and, for those colleagues who wish to become more directly involved, can express and interest in joining the hotel's Green Team.

TRAINING AND DEVELOPMENT

Overall purpose

Each colleague will have a clear understanding of their role and responsibilities within the business by attending the company Induction programme carried out by Human Resources and a departmental induction, which shall be carried out by a Trained Colleague.  Colleagues should reach a certain standard before they will be required to carry out any tasks that would put the guests at risk, or where they felt they were being required to perform a task for which they were totally unprepared.

Colleagues will be committed to their continued development within their current role in order that they can make a full contribution.  There is also a commitment from the company to agree performance targets and review development needs and opportunities for all colleagues at regular intervals.

Website:
www.fairmont.com/savoy
How to apply:

Please email your CV and Cover Letter to Belinda.bowles@fairmont.com.

Floristry Lecturer, Berkshire College of Agriculture

Posted on:
2018-08-01
Location:
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Description:

Located in the heart of the Thames Valley, BCA is a Land-based college situated in a historic 400 acre listed estate which boasts a range of habitats and modern teaching facilities to support curriculum delivery. Our Floristry Workshops offer a bright and well-equipped learning environment. 

Overall responsibilities: 

  • To provide a high quality learning experience that supports students with a diverse range of learning requirements to achieve success.
  • To prepare, deliver and assess high quality learning in subject specialisms on a range of Floristry courses (predominantly at L2 both full and part time options).
  • To assist with course management responsibilities to include tracking and monitoring of student progression.

The successful applicant will have relevant industry experience in the Floristry sector; ideally you will hold a subject specific Level 3 qualification and a teaching qualification and have practical experience with learners. You will need to be adept and proficient at delivering both practical and theory lessons demonstrating high levels of current industry knowledge. Excellent communication skills are essential along with a passion for teaching and learning and the ability to work in a vibrant, large and very busy department.

Reasons to join us:

  • Term time only working and generous pension scheme
  • A wide range of learning and career opportunities
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Childcare, cycle to work and local business employee corporate discount schemes
  • Free on-site parking
  • Various health and wellbeing benefits (including free use of College Gym).

BCA is committed to equal opportunities for all whilst safeguarding and promoting the welfare of students; all posts are subject to enhanced DBS checks.

Website:
www.bca.ac.uk
How to apply:

For further details and an application pack, please contact the Human Resources Department: hr@bca.ac.uk

Closing date: midnight on 01 September 2018

Interview date: to be confirmed

(We reserve the right to close any vacancy earlier than the stated closing date should there be a good response to the advert)

Dubai based Design Director, Fine Blooms

Posted on:
2018-07-26
Location:
Dubai, Box Park
Description:

Fine Blooms is recruiting for a confident and creative led person to take on a new and exciting position based in within its retail premises based in Dubai's box park. 

The right candidate must have a minimum of 2 years' experience within both a florist retail environment and high paced event and wedding work. 

This is an excellent opportunity for a florist to bring the brand to life and really take it on as their own, to seek out new business opportunities and develop new relationships across multi-level industries. 

The key role as Design Director is about ensuring that the brand direction and aesthetic is strong in all elements of the business. Guiding the development of the brand creatively, visually and practically. The Design Director role will include maintaining the visual merchandising and in store displays, developing concepts with the staff, working and producing concepts for wedding and event work with the business manager. 

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE 

  • Understanding the importance of the brand aesthetic and working closely with the Creative Director (who is based in London) to ensure that you have a clear understanding of the brand and where its future lies. 
  • Working with the Creative Director in a buying capacity, this includes ordering flowers that are in keeping with the brand and budgets, ordering vases/ pots and other retainable goods for the store. 
  • Meeting with the clients to produce designs and quotations for weddings, event and contract work. 
  • Managing the planning, producing and installing of the shop floor display, weddings events and contracts. Particularly during important calendar dates such as valentine’s day mother’s day etc. 
  • Assisting the junior and senior florists with their designs to ensure the brand aesthetic is coherent throughout all projects.  
  • Working alongside the business manager to understand how the creative input can be adapted to weekly budgets.
  • Providing weekly feedback to the Creative Director and maintaining a strong working relationship.

ESSENTIAL SKILLS:

  • Must want to relocate to Dubai 
  • Willing to be guided by the creative director to take brand to next level. 
  • Excellent communication and IT skills. 
  • Excellent design skills and attention to detail. 
  • Highly motivated and great team player. 
  • Excellent time management skills and forward thinking. 
  • Excellent customer service skills. 

****ACCOMMODATION COSTS ARE COVERED BY THE OWNER OF THE BUSINESS *****

 SALARY IS COMPETITIVE AND BASED UPON EXPERIENCE 

 

Website:
https://fineblooms.ae
How to apply:

Please email your CV and Cover Letter to hattie@thatflowershop.co.uk

 

Full Time Florist, Gardenia of London

Posted on:
2018-07-24
Location:
Wimbledon Village
Description:

Gardenia of London has been an integral part of the high streets of South West London and Surrey for over 15 years delivering high quality floral designs and exceptional customer service.

We are now looking for a full time florist to join our team at our branch in Wimbledon Village.

So....

Do you love being a florist?

Have you got floristry experience in a retail environment?

Can you deliver great customer service?

Are you willing to work on your own as well as be part of a team?

Website:
www.gardeniaoflondon.co.uk
How to apply:

If the answer to the above is 'yes', then I'd love to hear from you today! Please email a copy of your CV to serena@gardeniaoflondon.co.uk and briefly tell me why you love what you do.

Florist, Paula Rooney Limited

Posted on:
2018-07-18
Location:
London
Description:

Paula Rooney Limited requires an organised and creative florist with an exceptional eye for design and detail to create luxury floral installations and arrangements in a central London hotel.

Full time plus alternate Saturdays.

Salary on application.

Tasks:

Candidates will be expected to liaise with clients and work to budgets and time constraints.

Website:
paularooney.co.uk
Experience:

Candidates applying must have comprehensive industry experience and be able to work effectively and efficiently in a team.

Essential skills:              

  • High level of flower design and flower knowledge
  • Comprehensive IT skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • A self-motivated attitude
  • Fantastic time management skills
  • Strong team player
How to apply:

To apply, send your CV to info@paularooney.co.uk

Bespoke Florist Team Leader, Planteria Group

Posted on:
2018-07-09
Location:
Henham, Essex
Description:

BESPOKE FLORISTRY Team Leader/ HENHAM / PART TIME to start with / £30,000 FTE (Full Time Equivalent)

Planteria are a well-established horticultural service provider based in Henham, near Stansted Airport. We supply thousands of contract flower arrangements to corporate clients and hotels in London weekly.

 We now have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced, highly creative, designer florist to lead in our new bespoke flower department on a part time basis to commence with, but with the prospect of becoming full time. This department is a new and exciting venture which will enable us to deliver our services at the next level to compete with the top floral designers in London. 

 The successful applicant will be based at our Head Office in Henham, Essex, although it may not be necessary to travel to Henham every day.

Skills & experience required:

  • You will need to have at least 5 years’ experience in the industry
  • Qualified to at least Level 2
  • You will need to be able to lead and inspire a small team
  • Knowledge of corporate floristry would be an advantage
  • Applicants should be very creative and have excellent client facing skills.

In return, you can expect:

  • Competitive Salary - £30,000 FTE
  • Opportunity to work within a market leading organisation
  • Pension Plan

 

Website:
www.planteriagroup.com
How to apply:

If you are interested in this position, please apply with your CV to phil.anderson@planteriagroup.com in the first instance.

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