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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.

Permanent jobs

There are currently eight jobs being advertised. Simply scroll down the page for further details. 

Junior Florist, Relais Borgo Santo Pietro​

Location: Tuscany, Italy

Website: www.borgosantopietro.com

Job description: Florist required for Italian adventure!

Situated in the heart of Tuscany, Relais Borgo Santo Pietro is a luxury 5* boutique hotel and spa, featuring 20 individually styled rooms and suites, a Michelin starred restaurant and elegant Trattoria, a holistic spa, an onsite cooking school and natural skincare laboratory, all set in 13 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens.

We are looking for a junior florist to join our team, creating fabulous flowers under the Tuscan sun.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A minimum of 5 years hands on, practical floristry experience.
  • NVQ/C&G qualification or similar
  • An adaptable, hard-working attitude and the ability to remain calm under pressure. 
  • Creative flair, a passion for flowers and a genuine desire to learn and improve within the industry.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A good level of spoken and written English.
  • Be organised, presentable and happy to work as part of a team.
  • The right to live and work in the EU.

A valid drivers license and confidence to drive in Italy would be a plus but not essential!

The role:

  • Maintaining all the arrangements in the common areas, bedrooms, spa and restaurants.
  • Providing flowers for special events, dinners and client requests.
  • Providing bespoke flowers for weddings of all sizes, from intimate elopements to full villa rentals. 
  • Leading flower lessons for guests, one on one or in a small group. 

How to apply: If you feel you have what we are looking for, have proven relatable work experience and would like the opportunity to work in an incredible location, please send your CV, a brief covering letter and a portfolio (if you have one) to florist@borgosantopietro.com.

**Please note** Applicants MUST be available to work in Italy from mid March to end of October 2018. This is a temporary seasonal contract and salary, accommodation, return travel and full training will be provided. 

Applications will close 31st December and interviews held in London mid January. 

Posted 07/12/2017

Full-Time Sales Executive, Hansa Flowers​

Location: London

Website: www.hansaflowers.com

Job description: Hansa Flowers are a gold medal winner for the best flower grower at IFTEX 2015. We became established in 2014 venturing into greenhouse horticulture and produce premium cut roses for our clientele across the globe. Our project is situated in Ethiopian High lands (Oromia region) at an altitude of 2300 to 2550. We have a highly skilled professional team of 2000+ employees. We are an established premium Rose grower and the biggest in Ethiopia. We have an excellent track record having greenhouse spreading across 110 hectares with a portfolio of 58 varieties from various renowned breeders. We export to many EU countries and have been the market leader in the Middle East for the last 4 years.

We are currently looking for an ambitious motivated self-employed sales agent selling roses to wholesale and retail markets in London and other parts of UK. The role is commission only which is ideal for a goal-oriented result-driven sales person with unlimited potential.

Key Skills: 

Representatives must have good communication skills and understand the sales process from an introductory call to building and maintaining a business relationship with the ability to close calls.

  • Confidence in approaching customers door to door
  • Punctuality and regularity in attendance
  • Strong organisational, time management and follow up skills
  • Experience in wholesale or retail flower industry is preferable 

Benefits:

  • Clear and fair commission structure
  • Flexible working times
  • Training provided at our farm in Ethiopia 
  • For ambitious individuals who will prove their ability to perform well, we also offer a salary base + commission 

How to Apply: If this sounds like a job for you, please email your CV to hansasoji@gmail.com. We want to hear from you!  

Posted 06/12/2017

Full-Time/Part-Time Floral Designers, Floral Haven

Location: Glasgow, Scotland 

Website: www.floralhaven.co.uk

Job Description: Florist/florists required. Must have experience and be skilled in wedding work. They must also be willing to expand their creativity, be reliable, enthusiastic, passionate and can work on their own initiative.

How to Apply: Please send an email and CV to floralhavenflowers@gmail.com.

Posted 05/12/2017

Full-Time Florist, Rhubarb & Bramley

Location: Carshalton, Surrey

Website: www.rhubarbandbramley.co.uk

Job Description: Rhubarb and Bramley are a family run business, we offer a full florists service including flowers for weddings, funerals & other occasions, corporate clients and Event Hire. With 2 bases in Carshalton & Dorking high street, we are right in the heart of Surrey. We have a team of experienced florists on hand to create the most stunning flower arrangements. As an experienced floral designer, your main responsibility of this role will be to keep Rhubarb & Bramley growing artistically through new floral creations and designs. You'll also be reporting to the Shop Manager. 

Key responsibilities: 

  • Designing unique, artistic and creative floral designs for all occasions
  • Assisting in creating and executing floral installations for weddings and events as well as floral displays for high end hotels and restaurants
  • Keeping up to date with new ideas and concepts in the floristry industry and maintaining extensive product knowledge, including the seasonal availability of flowers and foliage.
  • Managing the workflow of floral designing to ensure on time delivery of orders or projects
  • Merchandising in seasonal in store displays, designs and looks to enhance the retail store(s) image.
  • Assist and take part in floral demonstrations and workshops or additional training some which may be out of hours but will be agreed in advance.
  • Consult with customers regarding their requirements of floral arrangements desired, costs, the date, time and place of delivery via email, telephone, online order, or face to face.
  • Advise customers on the care, maintenance and handling of various flowers and foliage, indoor plants and other products.
  • Maintain, care and water plants, condition and clean flowers and foliage for storage.
  • Price and sell merchandise including giftware in our retail store(s)
  • Order or purchase supplies, materials or equipment instructed by Shop Manager.
  • At all times, keep your workplace clean and tidy
  • Merchandise and stock take on a daily basis.
  • Assist in office and retail service duties as required.

Essential skills: 

  • Highly skilled in all aspects of floristry with a great attention detail
  • Capable of creating everything; from hand ties to flower walls
  • A creative and passionate individual, who is keen to develop new designs and ideas and produce bespoke artistic designs
  • Strong IT skills, Microsoft Office programmes and emails
  • A good level of customer service and sales skills experience with retail customers, corporate customers and wedding/event customers.
  • Ambitious individual who is desires to grow within the business
  • Must be flexible to work weekends, evenings and public/bank holidays
  • Full UK Driving License
  • Must be eligible to work in the UK.

How to apply: send CV to brogan@freshconnectuk.com

Posted 30/11/2017

Head Florist/Manager/Floral Buyer, Veevers Carter

Location: SE London

Website: www.veeverscarter.com

Job description: Veevers Carter is a leading floral design and event styling agency specialising in the avant-garde. We design luxury weddings, private celebrations and corporate events as well as bespoke floral installations for premium retailers, hotels and restaurants. A close-knit team of creatives with a passion for producing the extraordinary, we are proud of our heritage and excited by our future. We are on the hunt for a skilled, qualified florist with a minimum of 6 years’ experience in the floristry industry. The candidate must be reliable, organised and highly skilled in all aspects of floristry with a keen eye for beautiful floral creations full of colour, texture and detail. Management skills are a must as you will be responsible for our team of florists. You will also need to have excellent spoken and written English along with good computer skills.  

Tasks will involve: Organising florists in construction of arrangements for all of our upcoming events, flower ordering / buying / ensuring the floral warehouse is tidy at all times. As our Floral Buyer, you will be instrumental in selecting, ordering and costing flowers for the arrangements as well as sourcing suppliers and keeping up with seasonal and new flower availability. Liaising with our design team, you will play a pivotal role in achieving the right look ensuring the designs come to life at the right budget. This is a fast moving and exciting role and we are looking for someone fun, creative and works well with a team to join our ever growing and exciting company.

How to apply: Please send your CV to recruitment@veeverscarter.com.

Posted 30/10/2017

Full-Time Floral Design Manager​, Endura Roses​

Location: Manchester

Website: www.enduraroses.com

Job Description: Reporting to the Managing Director and serving as a member of the Management Team, the primary responsibility of this role is to keep Endura growing creatively through new product development, whilst heading up our team of floral designers. 

The role: As an experienced Floral Designer, you will be responsible for:

  • Developing interesting floral products and gifts that are commercially viable for our online store and retail store(s).  
  • Assisting in the creation and execution of bespoke floral installations for luxury weddings, private celebrations and corporate events, as well as bespoke floral displays for premium retailers, hotels and restaurants. 
  • Attending annual trade shows looking for new innovations, finding new and interesting concepts, identifying new trends and conducting regular competitor analysis.
  • Managing the workflow of the floral design to ensure on-time delivery of every product and every project is achieved.
  • Engaging the floral design team through regular training and development, coaching and on the job learning.
  • Assisting with photo shoots and PR events. 
  • Merchandising product to reflect the season and maintain visual standards within our retail store(s).

We are also considering applications from talented individuals wishing to work as part of our floral design team on a full-time, part-time or freelance basis too.

Essential skills: 

  • Highly skilled in all aspects of floristry with a keen eye for beautiful floral creations which are full of colour, texture and detail. 
  • Capable of creating everything; from a simple design to unique, out of the box designs. 
  • A creative edge and a passion to develop new products and ideas.  
  • Excellent people manager with the ability to lead and motivate and skilled workforce of florists to achieve success. 
  • Strong IT skills, ideally with Excel and PowerPoint (and preferably creative software such as Photoshop, although this is not essential)
  • Must have flexible availability to work occasional weekends and national holidays.

Miscellaneous:

  • Candidates must be legally authorised to work in the UK and must not require sponsorship for employment visa status.
  • Full UK Driving License, as occasional travel to different sites will be a part of the role 

How to apply: Please provide CV, Cover letter and portfolio illustrating the best examples of your work to selina@enduraroses.com

Posted 20/11/17

Full-Time Florist, Hiding in the City Flowers

Location: Walthamstow/Leyton, London (E10)

Website: www.hidinginthecity.com

Job Description: 
This role has two main elements – practical work and office support. Practical work will involve building and installing flowers for weddings and events, as well as some small ad hoc orders. This will include project managing the build and installation of smaller weddings and events, and supporting the lead project manager on larger ones. 

The office side of the role has a variety of administration and organisational aspects:

  • Document management – managing insurance and health and safety documents prior to any offsite events; weekly scheduling of all rotas for freelancers; maintaining freelancer directory; development of pricing guide for internal use only; maintenance of photo library.
  • Business planning and development – contributing to event planning, pricing/sourcing and strategy.
  • Marketing and PR - providing support around requests for input from PR contractors; updating marketing materials, including liaising with designers and printers; maintaining database of contacts and stakeholders covering media, industry contacts, venues, planners etc
  • Website and social media - monthly blog writing covering trends, predictions, things happening in London; maintenance of webshop; weekly Social media planning and engagement across Pinterest, LinkedIn and Twitter using core list of stakeholders. 
  • Weddings and events - responsible for taking the lead on quoting, designing and planning of smaller weddings and events; assisting and acting as second project manager in managing large scale events; sourcing and purchasing vases and props for weddings and events.

This role is intended to be 5 days a week with cover sometime falling over weekends.

3 years floristry experience and a full clean driving licence are required.

How to Apply: Please send CV and covering email to info@hidinginthecity.com.

Posted 14/11/2017

Full-Time Event Manager (Maternity Cover), Hayford & Rhodes

Location: London Bridge 

Website: www.hayfordandrhodes.co.uk

Job description: Hayford & Rhodes are the hallmark of quality, luxurious flowers. Our style is unique, bespoke and focuses on timeless design united with a progressive approach to designing modern classics. We are looking for an experienced, artistic, friendly and very well organised Event Manager with at least 6 years’ experience. The right candidate will have excellent knowledge of flowers and floristry trends, a careful and detailed approach to work and a warm and welcoming communication style. You will also need to have excellent English and computer literate in Microsoft Office. 

The role:

  • Managing your own set of clients
  • Creating your own bespoke quotes
  • Liaising with numerous clients at one time
  • Planning logistics including flower ordering, buying & hiring props 
  • Designing to a high level
  • Lead a team of florists and ability to work under pressure
  • Liaising with our design team, playing a pivotal role in achieving the right look ensuring the designs come to life with creative edge and a luxury feel
  • This is a fast moving and exciting role and we are looking for someone fun, creative and who works well with a team to join our ever growing and exciting company.

The role is focused on building event sales opportunities within venues, event and wedding planners and corporate clients. You will need to be confident and experienced in events from concept through to completion, including creating quotes and managing consultations for prospective clients. Project management skills and calmness under pressure are a must.  As a brand ambassador of Hayford & Rhodes, networking within the Event & Wedding industry will be an integral part of your role.  

How to Apply: email joanna@hayfordandrhodes.co.uk for more information or to apply (with your CV and your portfolio).   

Posted 9/11/17

Freelance florists

There is currently one freelance florist being advertised. Simply scroll down the page for further details. 

If you’re a freelance florist and would like to advertise your availability, the special introductory rate for a limited period is £25 a month.

If you’re a florist requiring freelance florists, the rate is £50 per month.

Simply send an email to hello@cgma.co.uk for further details.

Alice Vine

Location: London based (happy to travel)

Experience: A dynamic florist working for Event Bureau with an eye for modern/graphic displays as well as traditional techniques. Experience for four years for a world wide interiors brand's lifestyle photography and displays, curating seasonal small and large scale designs for photography sets. I also have extensive experience in weddings using multiple floristry styles. From this I have also established a wealth of experience in working with suppliers both here at the market and liaising with venues and clients directly. I am a people person who likes to pitch/collaborate/create/install and everything in between, but also feels capable working alone. Highly energetic and willing. I am flexible with hours and am happy to travel. Images of my work can be found here, especially the last "Bureau blooms page": www.eventbureau.co.

Thank you for your time, please do get in touch if you have any questions.

Driving licence: Yes (full with no points)

Own vehicle for business use: No

Contact: 07525 422 944 and alicevinedesign@gmail.com.

Posted 20/11/17

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