Part-time Floral Designer

Website Blooms by the Beach

Blooms By The Beach ~ Your Island Florist is a Woman owned, family run shop with over 50 years combined experience. Our small but amazing team is bursting with personality and pride ourselves with providing excellent customer service, beautifully crafted floral and zest for participating in our community. Our growth has been wonderful and we are in need of additional staff to prepare for the future.

Blooms By The Beach is Anna Maria Island’s flower shop serving AMI, Longboat Key, Bradenton, North Sarasota and recently named “#1 Favorite Flower Shop” from the AMI SUN newspaper for the second year in a row!

We are seeking a Part-Time Floral Designer with an enthusiastic personality, who is smart and conscientious of their time and materials, understands the fast-paced environment of a flower shop (especially through holidays) and exhibits the ability to problem solve, be a self-starter and be part of a team. This position has a flexible schedule but does need availability to be fluid and flexible as well. Schedule could vary. The position’s requirements are as noted, but may not be limited to:

Assist Owner/Lead Designer with fulfilling orders both during designated scheduled times and busy holidays. Cover as lead designer when owner is unavailable, assist with larger weddings and multiple wedding weekends and have the ability to manage their time without supervision and be a self-starter. Assist with general shop up-keep, some processing of product, possible delivery from time to time, aid with oversight of shop during the day when owner is out. Must exhibit timeliness when arriving for a scheduled shift.

Minimum of 2-3 years of current design experience and experience working in a retail flower shop. Candidates will be asked to produce 1-3 examples of various kinds of design during interview. Must exhibit a strong understanding of managing the execution of an order/designated recipe, adapting those recipes based on available product, rotation of product and have a strict understanding of budgeting designs. Must have a reliable vehicle and proof of current insurance in the State of Florida with a clean driving record. Certifications a plus but not required. This position does not allow for moonlighting at another floral shop/event business and an NDA/Non Compete Waiver will be required at time of hire. Position will have regular support from both owner and support staff to ensure a positive and fulfilling experience! Must like dogs…the Shop Manager is an 9 year old Bichon/Terrier and she rules the roost!

Candidates are encouraged to apply by submitting a current resume listing relevant experience and a minimum of three references. Portfolios can be brought to interview or emailed in advance.

Application email address: [email protected]


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