- February 14, 2017
Very busy company local to Christchurch Bournemouth Highcliffe Southbourne require a hard working and enthusiastic FULL TIME florist to help in the creation and delivery of venue decorations throughout the area. Salary between 18k to 22k depending on experience.
Suitable candidates must be organised, self-motivated and passionate about their work. Exceptional Customer Service skills are required along with an excellent knowledge of the locality (people, places, venues + handy little shortcuts to avoid summer traffic jams!).
The job requires the very versatile skill set of working within a busy front of house environment coupled with the physical demands involving a great deal of heavy lifting + shifting + working at height...our work tends to be BIG and construction skills are often called upon!
What we offer
Good hourly rate
40p per mile for using own transport for deliveries
Flexible working but definitely involving weekends (hours agreed based on workload)
Friendly, happy working environment of a small company (4-5 florists)
A beautiful location very close to Avon beach/Friars Cliff
What is required
A happy approach to life!! We are working within a celebratory environment (most of our events are weddings)
Experience in events floristry (level 2 essential, level 3 preferred)
Hands on/can do attitude
Unflustered when working against the clock
Well spoken and presentable appearance at all times
Physically fit and strong, not afraid of hard work or long hours.
Own reliable transport (occasional deliveries might be required - check your insurance)
Good and relevant references + clear CRB
Ideally a creative /adaptive personality as most of our designs have not been done before
What the job entails
Creating outstanding themed designs both at the workshop and at venue involving prop design and lighting
Assist with venue setup - working unsupervised at times
Assist in stock maintenance and preparation
Kitting up and packing for deliveries
Loading and unloading
Answering calls and customer queries + occasional administration
Up-selling our offerings at all times
In summary this is a very unique job where you will be working closely with the company owners in delivering a wide variety of creative services with no two events ever being the same...we look forward to hearing from you on 07817329716 or email@example.com