About the Role
The position as Assistant Floral Designer requires the following responsibilities:
Shadowing Lead Designer in workflow and procedures. Ability to learn software and computer programs. Assist with the planning and execution of events. Ability to convey ideas to clients, colleagues and vendors; explain and lead complex designs with flower team. Coordinating with venue coordinators, photographers, videographers, caterers, and other vendors to ensure event details are executed properly. Ensuring venue is properly set up for the event, i.e. floral arrangements or other décor items are placed where directed. Lead flower team to execute detailed timelines and tight deadlines for each event component such as event flower transportation, delivery, set up, and breakdown.
Additional Assistant Floral Designer Responsibilities:
1.) Develops and maintains professional relationships with team members and clients
2.) Efficiently process floral shipments and organize and execute floral deliveries in a timely manner
3.) General cleaning and operational duties
4.) Effectively assemble and disassemble event decor and floral installations
5.) Provide essential project managing skills i.e. fill many project orders via direct hire
6.) Ability to work a full/part-time schedule (Mon - Sun) flexible overtime on Wedding and Holiday Season
7.) Great communication skills – phone, in-person, and email
8.) Basic computer skills including label printing software and Microsoft Office Suite
9.) Ability to work in a fast paced environment and be able to lift up to 50 Ibs
10.) Ability to serve customers in a luxury or overall high-end market
Valid driver’s license and insurance for deliveries and/or must have reliable transportation
Assistant Floral Designer Position Benefits:
• Compensation, Paid Bonuses, Shop Discounts, Professional Training, Flexible Work Schedule
Floboxoxo is a drug free workplace and a proud equal opportunity employer. Florboxoxo does not discriminate in any aspect of employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local employment discrimination laws.
Ideal candidate experience requirements include, but are not limited to the following:
3 years minimum event design industry/ project management experience (Portfolio Preferred)
Demonstrable experience as a florist (flower design and/or event design portfolio is Preferred)
High School Diploma
Management of 3 or more professionals, schedules, training, supervision, and compliance focused
Industry supply/inventory experience, scheduling, attention to detail, and multitasking
Customer service, interpersonal skills, active problem-solver, confidentiality, results driven
Time management, ability to work in fast paced environments under tight deadlines
About the Company
Florboxoxo is an online flower shop specializing in flower box delivery and custom floral design for weddings and events.
Our mission is to communicate meaningful floriography by curating expressive designs for a rewarding experience with nature. Based in Denver, Colorado, our florists partner with local and international floriculturists to arrange a creative blend of fashionably fun flowers!