Job title : Shop Manager/ Florist

Start date: ASAP
Initial training will be provided but the successful candidate will need to be able to take initiative 

Salary: Negotiable dependent on experience 

We are a growing, family-run business in the village of Twyford looking for an experienced shop manager or an experienced florist looking to take a step up.

Requirements 

Minimum of 3-4 years experience in a similar role desirable
Full UK driving license
Good written and verbal communication skills

Shop Responsibilities 

  • Create stunning bouquets using a range of textures and greenery in keeping with our brand
  • Liaise with our suppliers and maintain these relationships 
  • Ordering a beautiful selection of seasonal flowers, providing our customers with a range of different options 
  • Help manage floral budgets, cost the flowers accurately and ensure the right amount of stock is being ordered to reduce wastage
  • Planning and ordering flowers for busy periods and organising everything around this 
  • Designing, quoting and organising what is required for large and bespoke orders, including funeral work  
  • General shop management, including: ensuring the shop is kept clean, tidy and organised, replenishing stock and pricing non-floral stock when it comes in
  • Managing staff rotas

Weddings and Events 

  • Assist with wedding appointments, discussing colour palettes, flower options and designs with our couples 
  • Assist with the design and making of wedding and event work 
  • Attend weddings and event set-ups and takedowns 
  • Attend wedding fairs 

Working Hours 

Tuesday to Friday 8:30am - 5pm 

Saturday 8:30am - 3:30pm 

Due to the nature of the job, there will be the occasional early start/ late finish so some flexible working hours will be required. You will be paid for agreed overtime. 

Benefits 

Holiday 28 days

(Holiday cannot be taken during busy periods such as Christmas, Valentines and Mother’s Day) 


To apply, please email flowers@beautyinblooms.co.uk with a cover letter, CV and portfolio or link to your social media to showcase some of your favourite creations.