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CLASS TO CASH! (Student Florist)

Long established and very profitable Flower and Gift Basket business for sale in Ottawa.
Very Very impressive client list. Offered price $ 180,000. plus inventory.

Please Contact:
Robert Horlick, Commercial Sales Agent
Royal LePage Team Realty, Brokerage
office: 613 729 9090
Residence: 613 725 1263
Cell: 613 277 3516
email: roberthorlick@gmail.com

Elford Floral Design is Hiring!

We are looking for a full/part-time Floral Designer/Sales Associate with at least 2 years of floral experience.

We are looking for someone who is great with people, task oriented, and self motivated.

Please email a resume to elfordfloraldesign@gmail.com
Or contact us 416-231-3396

Baskets & Blooms For You is a fantastic gift basket/floral shop loated in Ottawa, and we're looking for a talented experienced florist who is a self-motivated, creative, take charge individual.

Candidates should possess the following skills:

  • at least 2 years experience creating & designing fresh floral arrangements for all occasions
  • familiar with FTD & Dove wire service systems and order entry systems
  • provide excellent customer service on the phone and in the shop
  • fluent in English, both written & spoken (French would be an added bonus)

This position has lots of potential for a floral designer who is motivated and ambitious. Full time is preferred however 2 part-time positions would also be considered. We have a great work environment and are looking for a dynamic team player. If this sounds like it's meant for you, send us an email along with your resume. We'd be happy to meet you!

Email: margitlauton@hotmail.com

The Floral Express Inc. is a wholesale fresh floral distributor (located outside Woodstock, Ontario) and is dedicated to providing the floral industry with the finest selection of floral products at the highest quality, while maintaining competitive prices. We strive to be a leader in innovative floral trends as we continuously search the globe for new import products and offerings. Our pledge is to establish a lifelong relationship with our customers gaining their trust with exceptional merchandise and friendly, efficient service.

The Floral Express continues to grow and has 2 new openings (Account Manager –and- Sales Development/ Account Manager) to service an existing customer base in addition to acquiring, expanding and maintaining floral sales accounts. These roles will involve increasing company revenue by generating sales from new and existing customers. The Sales Development/ Account Manager will also work with the sales team to raise awareness of company offerings and initiate new business ventures in order to increase market share and meet fiscal goals. Some travel will be required with the Sales Development/ Account Manager role.

At The Floral Express, our goal is to provide our employees with an enjoyable workplace environment while fulfilling their career and financial aspirations in line with their responsibilities and contribution to the Company’s success.

We require the following:

  • Passion for delivering exemplary customer service. Ability to establish engaging relationships with customers.
  • Ability to listen and recognize needs of clients and leverage this insight to provide new solutions that will increase sales for The Floral Express.
  • Strong organizational skills and detail oriented.
  • Punctual quality penmanship and willingness to correct mistakes quickly.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Broad knowledge of flower names and origin. Eagerness to gain further knowledge of all current and future products to better meet customer needs.
  • Base-level knowledge in word, excel, email and web functions.
  • Team driven but able to work independently when required.
  • Valid G driver’s license.
  • Understand gross profit margins and its purpose to better familiarize yourself with pricing.
  • Personality traits - cheerful, friendly, helpful, enthusiastic, confident.

Please visit our company website <www.thefloralexpress.com> and download the complete job descriptions within the Career Opportunities section. Interested applicants please forward a resume and cover letter to:

Craig Hancock
Director of Sales and Marketing
The Floral Express

craig@thefloralexpress.com

Well Established And Maintained Flower Shop For Sale! (Business Only)

Do not miss this opportunity for success!

Great potential for an entrepreneur, wedding, event planner or nature loving green thumb, you can continue and grow the business however you wish wherever you wish. The business is known for its creative arrangements and wide variety of floral materials backed up by quality service. Widely renowned for its courteous, reliable and prompt service.

This flower shop has a consistent and loyal clientele including: families, religious events, business entities, walk-In customers, popular with wedding & event planners. High margins, easy to operate. A cash generator for investors. This is an ideal opportunity for an individual with a background in horticulture or who simply loves flowers. Complete with webpage and blog, domain name, Facebook page and 5 star Google reviews.

Equipment includes: Vintage open for business sign, 1 walk in cooler, cash register, 3 telephones, order pads, delivery labels, logo stickers, guns, store fixtures, extra large orchid display and extra large cherry blossoms/branch display, 3 piece planter rack, 1 crystal chandelier, 1 stereo receiver and 2 speakers. (Full list of chattels available)

Owner Will stay on for the transition and training if required.

Email: victorv1988@gmail.com
Phone: 416-616-2985

Flower shop for sale in Hamilton Ontario

Attention florists! This small, growing flower shop in an up and coming neighbourhood is available for purchase. Make your dream come true.

Turnkey Operation just waiting for your creative touch and social media savvy to make it great. Currently selling fresh cut flowers, arrangements, weddings, sympathy, houseplants, mini and fairy gardens, vintage vases and much more. Relatively new business with sales in 2nd year over 50% increase, on a daily sales average basis, from first year.

Complete with 3 door cooler, cash register, A/C, phones, mini fridge, coffee maker, 2 price guns, store fixtures, display cases including some vintage pieces, 3 tier plant light, magnetic vehicle signs, basement shelving, double stainless sink and counter. Large collection of vases and containers, ribbon, floral wires, design books, dé©cor, Prom accessories, various oasis forms and easels.

500 sq. ft. main floor, large front windows facing north-east (bright but not direct sun), main floor washroom, plus 500 sq. ft. basement storage. Very reasonable rent including 1 parking spot. Excellent customer parking in front and in nearby city lots.

Webpage with blog, domain name and Facebook page available. Established website and domain name with great online presence. Excellent online ratings.

Motivated Seller, available to help during transition period.

Hamilton is a city on the rise. It's affordable, vibrant, with an active arts and music scene, a young growing friendly city. Google why the cool kids are moving to Hamilton, and check out the you tube videos of the city.

Please contact flwrshopham@gmail.com

Your Career blooms here

 

Flower Order Puller
Mississauga, Ontario

John G. Hofland Ltd. is an award winning, established, well respected, and growth oriented GTA based wholesaler selling high quality fresh cut flowers, greens, plants, floral supplies and giftware. If you are passionate about flowers and ensuring an amazing customer experience, we want to hear from you. John G. Hofland Ltd. offers an amazing company culture, comprehensive benefits and the opportunity for career growth.

Reporting to the Flower Picking Supervisor, the Flower Order Puller is responsible for ensuring that Flower orders are picked with accuracy and timeliness. The Flower Order Puller also assists customers in the cooler.

Key duties of the role

• Timely and accurate assembly of fresh floral orders for customers, ensuring the quality of product selected

• Notifying Sales Associates when product is not available

• Regularly check the order pool to ensure orders are processed in a timely manner

• Provide amazing customer service to our Cash & Carry customers

• Work with Quality Assurance to ensure that the product available is the highest quality and the cooler is tidy

• Assist Sales Associates in maintaining their sold sections within the cooler

• All other duties as assigned

Key skills and qualifications you must possess:

• In depth knowledge of all varieties of flowers and greens

• A passion for customer service along with a positive attitude

• Superior prioritizing, communication and people skills with the ability to execute tasks with knowledge and confidence

• Detail oriented with good computer skills, the ability to work in a cooler and to lift up to 50 pounds

• The ability to work Sundays 10:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.; Mondays 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and on Thursdays a shift between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00p.m as well as a rotational Friday shift from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm.

• Ability to work statutory holidays

If this sounds like the role for you, please forward your resume and cover letter to hr@hofland.com. Please ensure Flower Order Puller appears in the subject line along with where you saw the job posted. Please apply as soon as possible as applications will be processed as they are received.

We thank you for your expressed interest and wish to inform that only successful candidates will be contacted.

We are looking to hire a modivated, energetic, creative team player to join our professional, busy flowershop!! Some Mercury POS , floral design, sales, telephone experience preferred or willing to train.

Must be FLEXIBLE Monday -Saturday. Contact me at the flowershop to set up an interview, or forward your resume asap

metroflorist@rogers.com
Grace Romagnuolo
Metro Florist Inc.
5990-16th Ave Unit 230
Markham, Ontario
L3P7R2
(905)201-8804 bus
(416)258-6542 cell

The Flower Cellar Inc.

We are looking for an experienced designer for our small flower shop in Mississauaga to round out our team... part to full time, DOVE pos an asset... with a variety of duties - steady but easy pace... starting asap. A great atmosphere to work in for the right person.

Email with resume: denise_cheryl@theflowercellar. ca

Managers/Designers/Sales Associates

Forest of Flowers Franchise Corp continues to grow! As the leading florist in London Ontario, with 8 locations, 3 GTA locations and more to come in the fall of 2016 in various cities, Forest Of Flowers is currently seeking enthusiastic, creative and talented individuals to apply for various positions from management to sales associates. There are many positions available so we encourage anyone looking for a career in the floral industry with experience to apply!

Forest of Flowers was founded in 1996 and expanded into a successful Franchise Company in 2010. We strive for excellence and are dedicated to satisfying and exceeding the needs and expectations of our customers and employees while we hold ourselves to the highest standards in the areas of integrity, honesty, commitment and accountability. We create a positive, team focused environment and believe in continually educating our team through training to provide superb customer satisfaction.

We require the following:

  • Design and/or management experience preferably floral (industry) related.
  • Must be able to provide excellent customer relations through educating, promoting and consulting with customers to support our brand and customer loyalty. Retail experience is an asset.
  • A passion for flowers, with demonstrated creativity in modern and trendy floral designs.
  • Have excellent communication, motivational and team player skills.
  • Have the ability to work in a fast-paced retail environment.
  • Must have good computer skills with FTD and TELEFLORA knowledge being a great asset.
  • Must be dependable and able to work weekends and be available at floral peak periods.

Compensation range: $14 to $22 per hour.

We are offering both full time and part time opportunities. Opportunities exist at other locations as well, including the Interested applicants please forward a resume to:

Richard Overbeek
Vice President of Operations
richard@forestofflowers.com

FLORIST SHOP WANTED for the newly renovated shopping centre, “SHOPPES OF ALDERWOOD”, located on busy corners of Brown's Line & Evans Avenue, Etobicoke, Ontario. Excellent opportunity to start a new business or relocate. Great existing anchor tenants and plenty of free parking. No other florist in area. Numerous requests from neighborhood for a lovely flower shop. Excellent exposure. Various store sizes available.

Call (416-259-8941) or email us at: gargan@rogers.com

Vacancy for a Floral Designer

Select Flowers in Mississauga is looking for a part-time floral designer with 3 years’ experience in all aspects of floral design and managing a floral shop. Hours of work will be from 9:30am to 6:30pm, Thursday’s and Friday’s from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm on Saturdays.

We would love to have you be a part of our growing business if you have a positive can do attitude, can design arrangements for any occasion, are reliable and have excellent customer service skills. Some flexibility in hours can be negotiated for the right candidate.

Vacancy for a Floral Shop Assistant

There is a vacancy for a newly created post for a part time shop assistant with some experience of floral design. Hours and days are negotiable. Please send your resume to info@selectflowers.ca

Please contact Sue 647-515- 6257 for further information.

Pistil Flowers is hiring! We're looking for a self-motivated, creative individual with a minimum of one year of previous floral design experience to join our team. Candidates should posses the following skills...

  • ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • self motivated + hard working
  • excellent customer service and communication skills
  • ability to lift/move at least 30lbs and to stand/be on ones feet for 7+ hours
  • design and create arrangements (hand-tieds, vase arrangements, sympathy, corporate designs) on the spot
  • flexible schedule (some evenings + weekends may be required)

Most importantly the ideal candidate is an out-going individual looking to learn from those around them, who is able to work on a team and as an individual. A drivers licence is preferred but not required. If you're interested in the position please submit your resume to jasmin@pistilflowers.com Your resume should also include photos of your work. We will contact individuals directly who we feel are ideal candidates.

Please respect that we do not wish for individuals to call or come in regarding this posting. Thank you!


Shalimar Flower Shop
is looking for a talented florist to lead operations and floral designing at their Brampton location.

Responsibilities include

  • Designing fresh arrangements for all occasions
  • Providing excellent customer service on phone and in store
  • Helping walk in customers
  • Coordinating deliveries and orders
  • Using order management technology to process orders

Required Skills and Experience

  • At least 3 years experience designing fresh arrangements
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Very fluent with English both written and verbal communication
  • Able to learn new technologies and adopt to new routines and processes quickly
  • Experience working in fast pace environments
  • Experience leading operations in the floral industry

Please apply with your resume and cover letter to:

Shalimar Flower Shop
227 Queen st. E
Brampton
ON, L6W2B5
Email: shalimarflower@hotmail.com

Required experience

  • Fresh floral designing: 3 years
  • Job Type: Full-time

Kleinburg Nursery is a full-service garden centre located in Vaughan, with a floral studio onsite. We provide custom floral arrangements for all occasions including weddings, holidays and special occasions and events.

We are looking for a full-time Floral Designer to join our team. This individual would be full responsible for our Floral Studio including managing floral inventory, dealing with vendors, creating custom designs, consulting with customer on orders and partaking in floral events.

For more information please email us or send your resume to info@kleinburgnursery.com

HEY BUD!
Local, farm-fresh plants, delivered right to your door!! HeyBud.ca online garden centre offers Quality product, with Quality service. Check them out!! https://heybud.ca/

The simple, direct-to-your-door garden service you're looking for!

Tired of driving around trying to find the plants you want?

Don't know where to start?

Don't have a car?

Overwhelmed when walking through a nursery?

Want to give a garden as a gift?

Just a few clicks and it's done.

MOTHER'S DAY:
Here's your gift for Mom!!
We have gift certificates!
Let Mom choose from our selection of annual containers & hanging baskets, bedding annuals, and perennials that will delight her every year! Delivered to her door.

TOP QUALITY FLORAL COOLERS FOR SALE

Excellent condition, well maintained, one owner, three-year-old used floral coolers. Custom built and was bought directly from a manufacturer in the USA. SRC Designer series model 470F 45 cubic ft., 72" width, Black, with swing doors, and three removable shelves. Paid over 6K each.

Asking only $5,500.00 for two coolers or $2,950.00 each. Price is negotiable. Also, for sale are other flower shop supplies, vases, cards, books, manuals, display stands, and other gift items. Everything must go and at least 50% off or more.

Call Carm at 647-656-7622

Do you have a vision for your own florist business?

Established Florist business operating since the 1940's with building residential income and additional 3 bedroom house, in Dundas Ontario. Live next door, or above business. Busy corner near Pizza pizza, McDonalds, Tim Horton's and in downtown commercial district. Established clientele and trusted good will built up over the years. Residential income from (2) bedroom apartment above the business, plus a lovely (3) bedroom home that could be divided up into several units. Parking for 10+ cars. Business is to be negotiated.

Sellers open to working with a prospective buyer interested in taking over business. Dundas is part of the Hamilton area, a great community, near walking trails, conservation land and waterfalls. This is a prime commercial area, with established clientele for a business with all related equipment, 2 walk-in coolers, all florist equipment and supplies to be negotiated with sale of buildings and land.

Let's start the conversation. Imagine the possibilities. Call Hope Terry, Real estate salesperson with Remax, Woolcott Brokerage Inc. (905)-689-9223, or cell (905)-966-4444

Smith's Flowers

Smith's Flowers in Woodstock, Ontario is searching for a Full-time/full-time part-time floral designer. Three years experience in floral design in full service floral shop. - (under new management)

Email us at: smithflowerswoodstock@gmail.com

Award Winning Florist For Sale, Georgetown, ON. Established in 1969

Exceptional opportunity to own a profitable flower shop in a growing community. The store is listed at $199,000 and includes FTD POS and customer database with a long list of corporate clients, company van, all fixtures, etc...

Customers and Business clients already exist which enables you to make a great salary from Day-one. Efficient support staff are already in place. We are only open to 6:00 PM, and there is only one other flower shop in town. Owner is ready to retire.

How could you possibly lose or even pass this amazing opportunity by? Please contact us at marmour@cogeco.ca with any serious inquiry.

Willem and Jools Flowers is looking for a Full Time Floral Designer.

Looking for a talented designer to work in a beautiful retail setting near High Park. Necessary qualities include full range of floral aptitude (wiring, hand-tieds, floral crowns, vase arrangements, etc). Must be good with customers and a good understanding of social media is an asset. Weekend work is necessary (on an alternating basis) alongside an abundant love of your craft.

Please email willemandjools@gmail.com with your resume. Position is available ASAP.

FLORAL SPECIALIST/BUYER NEEDED

Whole Foods Market is looking for a Floral Specialist to work in our store next to Square One Mall. Please apply online at www.wholefoodsmarket.com/careers

Blooming Bouquet Flowers and Gifts
62 Brunetville Rd. Unit 1
Kapuskasing, Ontario
705-335-4235
Email: bloomingbouquet@hotmail.com

A great opportunity to own a well established flower shop in Northern Ontario.

The owner of this unique flower and gift shop has pursued a growth strategy by offering outstanding customer service, a dedication to excellence with personalized floral designs and a professional interactive website. Owner is looking to retire and would like to sell the business either with the building or on it's own.

The building has (4) apartments and three commercial units with great revenue and tenants. Owner is willing to stay on as an employee or for training purposes. Also looking to hire part time or full time florists and sales associates immediately with plans for succession if interested.