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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.

Part time Florist, Lily's Flowers

Posted on:
2018-05-18
Location:
Lightwater, Surrey
Description:

We are a busy wedding, event and contract florist working in a barn on a farm in Lightwater, Surrey. We are looking for part time florists to join our creative and passionate team to help with the busy year ahead. The hours are part time and will include some weekend work. If you are creative, passionate, reliable and friendly then we would love to hear from you!

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

Please email admin@lilysflowers.co.uk with your CV and contact details.

Florist Manager, Rose & Ammi Flowers

Posted on:
2018-05-03
Location:
Edinburgh
Description:

Award winning florist Rose & Ammi Flowers is looking for a Manager to lead a small team. This is a key role within the company; you will be responsible for managing all aspects of the business, from day to day shop duties, admin and weddings.

We are looking for someone with previous floristry and managerial experience and a genuine passion for flowers. This is a public facing role where a confident and friendly approach is required. 

Responsibilities will include: 

  • Managing staff
  • Ordering stock
  • Ensuring the shop is kept looking presentable at all times
  • Eesponding to enquiries
  • Managing and delivering weddings
  • Managing the marketing including social media
  • Researching new opportunities to develop the business and drive sales
  • General shop work

You must be enthusiastic, adaptable, reliable and be able to to work on your own initiative. We also need someone with a full UK driving licence.

This position is offered initially on a one year contract with the possibility for extension, hours will be 4 days per week (including Saturdays) plus overtime. 

Website:
www.roseandammiflowers.com
How to apply:

If you think you have what it takes to manage our shop please email us for further details and job description info@roseandammiflowers.com.

Full Time Experienced Senior Florist, Pesh Flowers

Posted on:
2018-05-02
Location:
Camberwell, London
Description:
  • Shop based position for experienced florist (ideally 5 years ).
  • We are looking for a talented florist who is willing to roll to their sleeves and get stuck into this role.
  • We are a long established busy shop in South East London who supplies flowers into central London and Kent. 
  • We are a hands on deck team and we cater for all aspects of floristry: events, weddings, gifts, funeral, corporate, relay as well as run a flower school. 
  • We need someone with a great eye for design and be adaptable to the role as it presents itself each day, no two are ever the same!  A warm, friendly personality and good communication skills are all a must.
  • Some previous management experience may be useful as at times you will be responsible for day to day running of the shop and staff management. 
  • Please be punctual each day and bring enthusiasm and creativity to work with you - we want drive and passion and a love and knowledge of flowers and plants.

Your role in brief:

  • Dealing with clients in person and over the phone
  • Conditioning and unloading of flowers and plants 
  • Presenting shop and products for sale
  • Designing and developing bouquets and displays for walk on sale and being involved in the products we sell online
  • Maintaining stock and stock list
  • Organising deliveries and making sure items reach clients as requested by coordinating with delivery driver 
  • Receiving and sending relay and web sale  orders
  • Shop window and interior and shop front displays
  • Budgeting for designs 
  • Attending installations for events and weddings where needed
  • Working with owner and member of the team as well as being self motivated to work alone

Qualities

  • Punctual
  • Friendly
  • Passionate
  • Good role model 
  • Enthusiastic 
  • Organised
  • Creative
  • Team player
  • Good math skill and written and spoken English is essential 
  • Flexible to work extra hours during  peak times and on events
  • Tidy and presentable
  • Good plant and flower knowledge
  • Clean driving licence is useful but not deal breaker

You will be replacing our most senior member of staff under the owner and therefore the role carries responsibilities and huge potential for growth.

We would like a CV that shows your experience and let’s us know about you - your style and interests. 

Please include some images of the work you feel best represents your style.

The salary is dependent on your experience, skill and what you can bring to the role.    

Position is available to start from mid July although we would like to have a day or two where we can work together before this to see if we have the right fit!! 

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

Apply to Elaine with CV to email address info@peshflowers.co.uk

Full-Time Florist, Mary Jane Vaughan

Posted on:
2018-04-27
Location:
Battersea, London
Description:

TALENTED ENERGETIC FLORIST – MUST DRIVE AND MUST HAVE EXPERIENCE

We are looking for an organised and creative person with  flair and imagination  to work with our creative team.

Absolutely essential: 

  • Floristry experience
  • Driving licence
  • Over 25 years old (as our insurance for driving vans specifies this)

Hours: 

  • 45 hours a week, 5 days a week, including Saturdays
  • Two days a week early start so must live in central London so he or she can get to us early

 Salary is dependent on the floristry experience. 

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

Call Mary Jane on 07775 835 048 or email:

maryjane@maryjanevaughan.co.uk.

Full-Time Florist, Petersham Nurseries

Posted on:
2018-04-25
Location:
Covent Garden, London
Description:

We are looking for employees who would have an enthusiasm for Petersham Nurseries itself, as well as considerable knowledge and love of their own passions – be it horticulture, design, philosophy, travel or art. We are looking for people with relevant life experience, reflected in mindful, engaging and clear communication, in approachable, supportive and collaborative style. We welcome intelligence, imaginative thinking, and curiosity about the world. We are keen for our people to help us continue finding ways of turning the ordinary into extraordinary in all aspects of our business.

Apart from the above Desirables we are looking for the following Essentials:

  • City of Guild Level 3 or a relevant equivalent
  • 5 years of contract experience and confidence in all aspects of floristry
  • Ability to produce hand-tied bouquets to company specification, as well as on the spot bespoke items with Petersham Nurseries sensibility
  • Passion for nature and related lifestyle
  • Self-training and self-motivational attitude
  • Strong interpersonal and collaborative skills
  • Natural rapport building, maintenance and development of customer relationships
  •  Mindful communication and consistent approachability
  • Immaculate self-presentation
  • Natural flair for design
  • Schedule flexibility and ideally a driving license

Key responsibilities

  • Producing hand-tied bouquets to company specification, as well as on the spot bespoke items with Petersham Nurseries sensibility on a daily basis
  • Styling displays and installing arrangements on site (in store and restaurants)   
  • Growing the business through establishing and fulfilling corporate relationships
  • Conditioning and maintenance of floristry product at the highest level, including display items throughout the store, restaurants and courtyard
  • Providing expert advice on flowers and their care to customers
  • Delivering one-on-one and group florist training to the rest of the team
  • Assisting in developing product offer: through providing regular feedback on customer requests, and through identifying and catering to trends and one-off custom opportunities
  • Supporting and delivering of store sales and KPI targets – both group and individual
  • Delivering Petersham Nurseries customer service expectations, including building of lasting customer relationships
  • Maintaining highest level of store operations, including deliveries, display standards, e-commerce processing and inventory management
  • Acquiring and developing product knowledge and imaginative ways of conveying it to colleagues and customers
  • Liaising and supporting fellow team members and other functions of the business, and ensure productive and positive environment at all times

 What we offer

In return for the dedication of our team, we offer a supportive and friendly working environment with accommodating scheduling, generous staff benefits and progression paths. Each new team member will be actively involved in comprehensive induction, which will be shaped and developed by their creative participation. Our employment reward scheme includes the following:

  • Competitive pay
  • Performance related bonus scheme
  • Opportunity to grow and progress with the brand
  • Meals on duty
  • Private health care
  • Pension scheme
  • Child care vouchers
  • Ride to work scheme

 

Website:
https://petershamnurseries.com/
How to apply:

Please email careers@petershamnurseries.com 

Senior Designer and Florist, NB Flowers

Posted on:
2018-03-23
Location:
Vauxhall, London
Description:

We are looking for an experienced florist with an exceptional eye for design. The role includes floristry as well as customer service, and in house management. You will design some of our other contracts, events and private orders. You will be responsible for ordering, buying and making flowers with help of freelancers when required. We are a very small close working team, working with some fabulous clients. We are looking for somebody who would fit in well to the team, as well as having the all important eye, experience, and flair, to provide flowers to the highest standards in London. Self motivated and resourceful, you are given a very free reign and we support you to achieve your best. 

Tasks:

  • Designing all contracts, events and private orders assigned to you
  • Managing a team of freelancers when working on your event
  • Creating shopping lists for flowers
  • Ordering and purchasing flowers
  • Maintaining contract flowers through the week
  • Working closely with venues on their promotions and special events
  • Assist Creative Director on a large scale events.
  • Design and install event flowers to venues and private residences when required

Experience:

  • High level of flower design and flower knowledge
  • Passionate about your work and the detail of flowers
  • Excellent verbal and written English
  • Basic Microsoft Office and Outlook skills
  • Highly organised and self-motivated individual that works well under pressure
  • Full clean driving licence

Benefits:

  • 40 hours per week contract and paid overtime
  • Summer Bonus
  • Winter Bonus
  • Option for Private Healthcare


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

Please email katerina@nbflowers.co.uk if you would like to apply.

Testimonials

"Thanks to your amazing advert, we have found a fantastic florist. I will recommend you to anyone any day!"

Mary Jane Vaughan Designs

"Great customer service and an extremely high quality of applicants. I would highly recommend New Covent Garden jobs board and wouldn't hesitate to use again in the future." 

Borgo Santo Pietro

"Through the jobs board we quickly found a fabulous new manager for our shop so we couldn’t be happier!"

Rebel Rebel

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