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Experienced Floral Designer seeks opportunity in South Western Ontario to buy or
partner with established Flower Shop, in the next 6-8 months.

Please contact me email: jenniferspencer@gmail.com

Position Vacancy

John G. Hofland Ltd.

Position Title:

STORE MANAGER (Cash & Carry / Wholesale)

Location:

Mississauga, Ontario

John G. Hofland Ltd. is an award winning, established, well respected, and growth oriented GTA based wholesaler of high quality fresh cut flowers, greens, plants, floral supplies and giftware. If you are skilled at shaping an outstanding customer experience while managing a retail outlet, 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 Sales and Marketing Director, the Store Manager – Cash & Carry is responsible for creating and maintaining an amazing customer experience in our Cash & Carry Store while managing the sales, inventory and staff of the store.

Key duties of the role:

• Drive sales and enhance the customer experience

• Manage the Cash & Carry Store inventory including understanding demand for products, as well as analyzing sales and inventory data to ensure appropriate stock levels

• Identify business opportunities by reviewing merchandise presentation, merchandise mix, and inventory levels

• Work with Marketing and Sales to maintain a strong understanding of our customer and their needs

• Manage the Cash & Carry Store team including recruiting, hiring, coaching as well as performance management which may at times require a "hands on" approach

• Work with HR to receive support with employee related matters and to ensure the Cash & Carry Store team receive customer service and other relevant training

• Manage staffing levels to ensure an amazing customer experience

• Create a positive environment that fosters open and continuous communication and information sharing among all staff and maintain a total store awareness

Key skills and qualifications you must possess:

• A minimum of five years of retail management experience, including the management of staff

• Experience in the giftware/home décor industry would be an asset but not required

• Preference will be given to candidates with related post-secondary education – business, marketing, merchandising and/or a combination of equivalent experience and training

• A solid track record of driving business and increasing sales

• Previous experience with implementing tracking metrics in a retail environment

• Experience with implementing strategic growth initiatives

• Superior planning, prioritizing, communication and customer service skills with the ability to execute tasks with knowledge and confidence

• Strong computer skills including MS Office Word, Excel and Outlook; knowledge of a POS system, and capable of learning a customized database

How to apply:

Go to http://hrfusioncareers.prevueaps.com/jobs/7802.html

Please apply as soon as possible as applications will be processed as they are received.

Please note that this position will be filled as soon as a suitable candidate is found.

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

LADYBUG FLORIST

Senior Floral Designer

Ladybug is a busy downtown shop with an urban clientele.  We have provided flowers for a range of customers including some of the best hotels and venues in the city, the Much Music Video Awards, Cabbagetown Festival, TIFF, etc.  We do good work, have a good time, and donā?Tt take ourselves too seriously.  And business is booming!
We need a skilled and experienced person who can take it to the next level.  This position is a full time senior position, reporting directly to the shop owner.

Seeking a Senior Designer who has the following skill set:
- experience & high level of design and technical skills in all facets of floral design
- extensive wedding, funeral, event design experience
- ability to design custom work for a range of clients
- ability to design flowers offsite for events, weddings, etc.
- ability to develop profitable master designs - for shop, website, etc.
- ability to organize the shopā?Ts daily workload and deliveries
- skills for inventory control and stock management
- responsible for product ordering and budget management
- strong customer service skills, including customer and corporate sales
- oversee product handling, cooler management, product rotation
- ability to work on weekends/evening and holidays as needed
- good administrative skills and record keeping

Other useful skills would include:
- flair for merchandising and displays
- motivate and train and supervise staff
- ability to develop staff manuals, and design recipes for staff to follow.
- ability to market and promote business
- experience with FTD Mercury POS system would be useful
- ability to do sales presentations and floral demonstrations
- able to manage wholesalers and other supplier relationships
- drivers licence

Send confidential email to claire@ladybugflorist.com with your resume, wage expectations.

Deadline for applications is July 4

Position available immediately.

Flowers Unlimited

We are a high traffic, Customer service based retail floral shop in the heart of Mississauga established in 1991. Looking for full time / part time experienced floral designer as well as customer service representatives. Should be willing to work weekends.

Please send resume to flowersunlimited@live.ca

MODERN, multi award-winning, well established FLOWER SHOP FOR SALE in Ottawa (west-end). Only flowershop in a fast-growing area of residential and corporate, 850 sq. ft., large 4-door walk-in cooler. All fixtures, furniture and inventory included. No liabilities. Owner may stay for up to one year to train, then retiring.  Included in sale is 2010 Dodge Grand Caravan, only 45,000 kms., warranty until Feb. 2015.

Asking $160,000. Serious inquiries only by e-mail: kristinew2001@gmail.com

Closed business is selling inventory 50% off catalogue prices ( mostly Hofland ). Everyday glass & ceramics all good quality/mercurial glass/ tower vases/  event & installation pieces/ quality workbenches/ all supplies/black cooler buckets/ tower ases/computer/monitor/printer and POS  system/ owner retired.

Contact: beachwalker1985@gmail.com

Freelance Floral Designer Now Accepting Bookings specializing in weddings, corporate and special events. Resume includes projects with 5th Element Events, Ephra Events, Jackie-O, Pink Twig, Sweetpeas and Flower Parade.

See designs and Freelance Services List at: www.openingnightflowers.com

Full time or part time floral designer needed for Flora All Occasions Flowers and Gifts.

We are a high quality, service oriented, busy and long established retail shop in Brampton. Looking for someone with 3 years flower shop experience, including following customer specifications and creating sympathy designs. Candidates should be willing to work weekends, stay beyond scheduled times based on volume and carry up to 30 lb for short distances. Experience with wire service orders a plus. Flora All Occasions is open 7 days a week. Please send resume to employment.flora@bellnet.ca

Great opportunity for the right person to join our team. We thank all applicants however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Well established, full service flower shop just south of Sarnia. Immediate position for part-time floral designer, knowledgeable in all aspects of floral design and customer service techniques. Experience is an asset.

Apply by email at kayspetals@bellnet.ca , or by mail 437 Lyndoch St. Box 340, Corunna, ON N0N 1G0.

Job description at www.kayspetals.com

Pusateri's Fine Foods is seeking a Creative Designer to act as the lead and visionary for our home and garden team. This person should be familiar with horticulture and cut flowers with approx 7 years experience.

Email: adam.baines@pusateris.com

Looking for a Part-time Floral designer for a Special Events and wedding company in Mississauga, you have to be creative, energetic and some floral design experience. If interested send us your rersume or portfolio of work.

Email: kwilly@pathcom.com

Well established flower shop located in busy plaza 404/401 area. Twenty-five years in business. Solid customer base and corporate clients.

Please email: fardim2014@gmail.com

Floral Supplies, Events Rentals/Vases, Wedding Supplies, POS terminal (computer, monitor, cash drawer, debit pos, keyboard, Everyday Products ( glass,ceramics, delivery boxes, tools, all for sale at below wholesale prices.

Business Owner retired & looking to clear remaining inventory.

By appointment. email: beachwalker1985@gmail.com

Flower Market for Sale or partnership opportunity, Burlington, Ontario.


4,000 sq foot retail space with drive in garage

In Business for over 5 years

Located in Burlington, Ontario in busy plaza

Current owner wishing to go obtain maternity leave

Serious inquires only

Kindly contact by email -- bvellekoop@ontarioflowers.com

FORTINOS (FIESTA MALL 2013) LTD.
102 HWY #8
STONEY CREEK, ON

CAREER OPPORTUNITY



Job Title:
Floral Manager
Department: Floral


To order and merchandise floral products in order to service customers with the best possible variety and quality of creative and fresh floral arrangements while achieving maximum sales and PASSION & COMMITMENT TO CUSTOMER SERVICE IS A KEY DRIVER FOR OUR COMPANY

• Ensuring exceptional customer service is provided in a courteous manner to maintain our reputation for friendly, effective, and personalized experience

• To be responsible for establishing correct costs and retails, under the direction of the franchisee, ensuring maximum gross profits;

• To work in and oversee responsibility for Garden Centre operations and other seasonal

• To provide excellent customer relations through selling, educating and consulting in order to strengthen customer loyalty;

• To design innovative and exciting fresh, silk and dried flower arrangements;

• To be responsible for interviewing and selecting all new hires;

• To schedule, direct and supervise all floral department employees;

• To ensure the maintenance of safety procedures and sanitation standards, as per company

• To respond immediately to any customer inquiries, requests and complaints, ensuring courteous customer relations at all times.

• To perform other duties as assigned.

The Ideal Candidate Would Possess:

• Exceptional customer service skills

• Minimum of three to five years’ experience in the floral industry, preferably with two years of management experience, Garden Centre experience is an asset;

• Post-secondary education in floral design or specialized on the job training;

• The ideal candidate must possess a competent working knowledge of plant and flower care;

• Flexibility to work a variety of hours which include days, evenings and weekends;

• Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, under pressure;

• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Interested applicants please forward your resume to:
Email: FortinosRecruitment@loblaw.ca

ONLY THOSE SELECTED FOR AN INTERVIEW WILL BE CONTACTED.

This is a turn key operation ready for a new owner!

This cozy floral shop is located in a high traffic area (LakeShore Road), with historical presence. For sale is the retail storefront including the well established online presence, adwords, social media presence, website + online shopping cart, review sites and loyal clientele. Orders are approx. 60% online, 30% walk-in, 10% phone.

The business operates in about 500 sq. ft. of space and has easy access with adequate customer parking. Storefront is rented and the lease can be transferred.

This full service flower shop offers arrangements for every occasion (including corporate and weddings) and has established excellent partnerships with suppliers. A day tour and introduction to suppliers is offered, as well as training (if needed) regarding the day to day operations of managing your own flower business. (Retail and Online)

Complete with:
* New double door cooler, merchandise, supplies, equipment, signage,customers, point-of-sale (POS) terminal, etcâ - Everything!
* Rent is only $900/month plus Hydro (approx. $85). Heat/Water included

All this business requires is someone with a vision, excellent customer service skills and a passion for what they do. Some experience with flowers preferred. Asking $21,500

Contact info: flowersintoronto@gmail.com

Westbrook Floral

We are currently seeking a full time experienced Floral Designer to join our Design team at our Grimsby location.

The Floral Designer plays an integral part to trend setting, design and account growth at Westbrook. A Team Member in this role will be responsible for supporting assigned accounts by determining their product needs and providing creative solutions to support account growth. They act as a liaison between the various departments to ensure designs ideas come to fruition.

Compensation will depend on experience.

Email: employment@westbrookfloral.com
Phone: 905 945 9611 ex 256

Markham based event company is looking for freelance floral designers to work with us on weddings, galas and corporate events. The ideal candidate has floral design experience, is creative, energetic and able to work flexible hours.

If you are the right designer for our team send your resume to: egerrard103@gmail.com

Profitable Flower Biz In Busy Plaza In Oakville

Anchored By Sobeys, Mcdonald's, Beer Stre, Scotia Bank. Great Foot Traffic W/ Lots Of Drop In Clients & Loyal Existing Clientele. Good Turn Key Biz Opportunity For Family. Completely Renovated 2012 W/ New Paint, New Shelves, New Lighting, New Graphics & New Updated Inventory. Very Bright & Clean Sale Of Business Includes All Chattels.

Approx $35K Inventory & $20K Lrge Wlk-In Cooler Included For Only $59,000!

Email: Kamal@KamalGurung.com
Phone: 647-455-1727

Florist and Gifts Store for sale in the GTA

Price: $75,000 Well established, profitable, beautiful little flower shop at plaza location.
Offering the finest floral arrangements. Expert designer. Many corporate and high end clients. Exquisite wedding arrangements. Fully e-commerce.

The business operates with one full time and some occasional part timers, owner work approx. 10-15 hours per week. Great potential to grow the business with marketing, to be associated with Teleflora, FTD or others. Offer gift baskets in addition to the flowers on
the website, etc. $72,000 Net to owner operator.

For more information please contact: suzanne@businesses-toronto.com

FTD POS system for sale

Two monitors, two keyboards, two towers and cash drawer and LEXMARK 4513 printer. Complete with software. Leaving the country need to sell asap.

$3000 0.B.0 CALL 905-404-7410

Florist Shop in Mississauga Southdown Road, Clarkson Area is looking for a partner in business.

Must have experience in floristry. Please call 647.853.4942
email: selectflowerscanada@hotmail.com