Florist/Shop Assistant

This is a great opportunity to join an established business in our busy and successful flower shop based in Bourne, Lincolnshire.

Initially this will be a part time position but may lead to a full time position for the right candidate. Flexible working hours and Saturdays will be required.

Essential Skills:

  1. A genuine love of flowers and a desire to work with them.
  2. Good interpersonal skills, good at dealing with the public.
  3. Basic administrative tasks such as computing.
  4. Have a good positive can do attitude.
  5. Must be able to work well within a team and a small environment.
  6. Must be flexible

Desirable Skills:

  • Some knowledge of flower and plant care.
  • Selecting flowers according to freshness, seasonality and appearance for displays and decoration.
  • Helping customers choose the right flowers for a particular occasion.
  • Advising customers on plant and flower after-care.
  • Taking flower orders by telephone and arranging delivery.
  • Knowledge of making floral, funeral and wedding designs.

Qualifications:

  • A qualification in floristry would be desirable but not essential (as full training will be provided). 
  • A Full clean UK driving licence would be required. (as possible delivery duties may be required e.g. driving a van)

Please bring you CV into the shop and introduce yourself for an informal chat with someone from our team.

*Unfortunately we will not be able to get in touch with all applicants , we do however appreciate your interest in our company. We will only get in touch with candidates that we feel meet the requirements we are looking for.