Do You Want to Join our Floristry Team? We have a Vacancy!
The Great British Florist is West Midlands Wedding Florist of the Year 2016 and has an excellent reputation for online flowers, weddings, bespoke funeral tributes and friendly, professional relations with our growing online and Herefordshire customer base. We pride ourselves using British Flowers and offering an online next day service for many of our designs and products. We are based on a farm in rural Herefordshire and have a shop in the City.
We currently have a great opportunity to join our team as a florist.
This role is predominately farm based and preferably a full-time position. If full time you’ll be required to work 5 out of 7 days per week as standard, and must be able to work overtime as and when the role demands. As part of our team, your day-to-day duties will include all aspects of floristry including
Production floristry - bouquets, posies and arrangements on a daily basis on time and on budget.
Creating wedding flowers, from wired bouquets to arches, flower crowns, pedestals and runners.
To work well in a team, and happy to share good practice
To share in creating and maintaining fresh and interesting shop displays
Budgeting and calculating volumes of flowers and foliage required
You will need to:
Have a minimum of two years’ floristry production experience, (and preferably full qualifications)
Have a flair for design and seasonal flowers
Be able to demonstrate your ability to work with a small team of staff
Have excellent customer service skills and be confident, professional and friendly when dealing with staff and clients alike
Have a clean driver’s licence and be confident to drive a delivery van.
Be physically fit and able to meet the demands of a lively, busy hard working environment
Be fluent in both writing and speaking English
We’re looking for a dedicated, enthusiastic individual who can work well under pressure in a very busy environment. Ultimately a passion and love for floristry with a creative eye is a must!
Your salary will be negotiable.
How to Apply: Please email your CV and a covering letter demonstrating why you would be great for this role to email@example.com
Just wanted to say thank you so much for the lovely bouquet of flowers that you sent to my daughter today. She's been shielding since February so these made her day. She was delighted that there were no lilies in the flowers as she suffers with hayfever. Thank you - Helen P
Just to say a lovely thank you for the beautiful arrangement of flowers for the funeral sheaf I ordered for my fathers funeral. He was 91 and always interested in the environment and wildflowers. The arrangement was just perfect. Many thanks once again - Magda B
My family arranged for you to deliver flowers for my birthday last Monday and I have to say that they are the best flowers I have ever received! After a week they are still looking amazing and are likely to do so for several days yet. Thank you very much! - Mary B