For over twenty years our client, based in the Southern Suburbs of Cape Town, has sourced and supplied the best quality fresh flowers from flower growing countries around the world for their clients. They supply fresh flowers to the flower trade, supermarkets, convenience stores and the hospitality industry. They also sell directly to the public at wholesale prices.

If you have relevant experience selling flowers, are knowledgeable about floristry and enjoy interacting with clients this is a career opportunity for you.

ONLY FLOWER BUYERS / RETAIL SUPERVISORS ALREADY LIVING IN THE CAPE PENINSULA AREA WILL BE CONSIDERED

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Sourcing quality flowers from regular suppliers
  • Source other suppliers as required
  • Ensure pricing is accurate
  • Liaising with suppliers
  • Assist the in- house florists with design ideas for bouquets
  • Manage the retail store, point of sale system and staff
  • Take orders from clients
  • Assist walk in clients
  • General administration

Desired Experience & Qualification

  • Grade 12 / Matric
  • 5+ years’ essential of flower / Floristry experience from a florist environment
  • Expert knowledge of flowers and floristry a necessity
  • Retail store experience
  • Proven ability to supervise staff
  • Creative flair
  • Computer literacy from a point-of-sales system and MS Office
  • Excellent communication skills

Package & Remuneration

  • R12000 – 14000 pm
  • Retail working hours, with flexibililty:
  • Monday to Friday – 07h30 am to 17h00 pm
  • Saturdays – 07h30 to 14h00 pm plus Public Holidays as required

To apply for this job email your details to lilian@smilers.co.za