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Executive Special Events Assistant Needed

Opening Night Flowers is a luxury design company specializing in memorably unique florals with understated elegance, passion, detailed artistry and sophistication for weddings, corporate and special events.

As an outlet of design inspiration to our clients, coordination and referrals to industry partners is key to complete the look of our florals. We are looking for a creative, urgent and organized individual that can elevate and evolve our brands direction as a full service outlet and maintain the quality standards already set forth.

Responsibilities not limited to:

  • Administrative and personal support to Owner/ Creative Director, Nicholas Smith
  • Maintain and schedule appointments, consultations, events, logistics of rentals/decor and staffing
  • Maintaining studio space, floral design supplies/inventory
  • Receiving and prepping florals and their vessels for design
  • Deliver and lead on-site set ups for weddings and events
  • Social media management and content creation for Instagram (daily posting), Facebook, and Pinterest
  • Floral design duties pending on skill set and future development.

Desired skills and experience:

  • Administrative, floral, sales, and/or experience in the events industry
  • Interest in event design and business development
  • Creative thinker, team player, highly organized and detail oriented with ability to multitask
  • Strong writing, communication and computer abilities
  • Dedication to top quality client experience
  • Experience with video/photoshop and graphic design an asset
  • Must have access to laptop, own vehicle and confident to drive a sprinter van.

To apply: Email resume to nick@openingnightflowers.com

Please include links to any Instagram accounts, blogs, or portfolio that showcases your aesthetic, design skills or recent workings.

Part Time/Full Time Approx. 30 hours +/week

Nicholas Smith
Owner & Floral Affairs Consultant
Opening Night Flowers
905-379-8709
www.openingnightflowers.com

Seasonal Urn, and Wreath Designers Wanted

Davenport Garden Centre, located in downtown Toronto, is currently hiring for the following designer positions.

Seasonal urn designers to work with our senior in-house designers. It is required that applicants have experience making arrangements with seasonal greens and décor. Full and part-time positions available.

Wreath designers to decorate Christmas wreaths. Applicants must be able to make bows and work creatively with décor materials. Full and part-time positions available.

Forward resumes and portfolio samples to: info@davenportgarden.com

The Flower Market Waterdown is a floral & gift boutique located in Waterdown, ON (near Burlington, ON & Hamilton, ON). We are looking for experienced & creative Floral Designers to join our team.

To apply, please send your resume to: info@flowermarketwaterdown.com

Forest of Flowers Mississauga

Forest of Flowers in Mississauga is looking for a part time floral designer.
Responsibilities include:
- Floral Design work for the cooler, weddings, funerals
- Store maintenance of front, cooler and back area
- Customer service, including serving customers and cashing them out
- Orders over the phone, internet and wire service

- Some experience is preferred
- Must be available evenings and weekends
- Will start off at approx. 30 hours - part time, with potential to go full time

Please send resume to: erinwood@forestofflowers.com or give us a call at 905-916-2424

I am afraid I have to sell my beloved flower shop located on Yonge Street in Rosedale. In operation for over 15 years. I worked really hard to grow the business and its reputation (5-Star on Yelp and FB).

Truth be told, the books do look very good for the last year. I have turned away weddings and events for the last year. The profits are there for taking, it just needs someone to do so. I need a quick sale, so I am asking a rock-bottom price of $30,000. For less than the cost of starting your own company, you get my shop, and all its contents. (fully stocked with Plants, Flowers, and merchandise!) It's a turn-key operation. I am willing to stay to help with the transition, and my designer would like to stay to help you succeed.

The store needs a new website and social media presence. However, I have a loyal customer base, and I'm the preferred florist for one of the biggest arts organizations in Canada. I really do not want to sell, but my shop deserves more than I can currently give it.

Serious inquiries please: Call Paul at 416-324-9900 on Mondays, Wednesdays, or Fridays

Golden Rose is a flower wholesaler located in Mississauga.

We are putting together our floral design team. We are looking for experienced designers and entry level designers. If you are interested please call us! We would love to talk with you.

800-665-5316
416-704-5379
info@goldenrose.com

Suzanne Gardner Flowers is opening a second location in Orangeville, Ontario and we are hiring full and part-time designers who are also experienced in shop service. We are looking for a designer who is familiar with our design aesthetic, creative, organised and understands excellence in customer service.

Local applicants only please. Contact suzanne@sgflowers.ca

Full-time and part-time positions available. Florists with minimum three-years experience only, please. Looking for those with high-style and creative design. Pay is negotiable, depending upon experience. Working hours are also flexible.

Email: laroseflorist@gmail.com
Phone: 416-219-7160

Hi, I am a Graduate of CIFD.

My Start up Rosas Eternas is participating as an exhibitor at the CNE this year. We sell preserved Roses and make arrangements only using them; our idea is to present our clients an arrangement which can last for a year. Let us know if you would like to volunteer and also display some of your designs at the exhibition using the preserved roses, also we can keep them for sale at the booth. Once the Exhibition is over we would like to gather a team of freelance designers who are interested in working on Preserved flowers. Also, we will display their designs on our webpage and have customized orders for our clients.

CNE Dates: 18th Aug to 4th Sept.
Location: Downtown Toronto.

Thanks!
Naresh

2 St.Clair Ave West, 18th Floor
Toronto, ON, M4V 1L5
Phone +1.647.255.8046
Mobile +1.416.889.5742
info@rosaseternas.com

Mississauga FLOWER SHOP FOR SALE

Excellent opportunity to take over an established flower shop in the Clarkson/Lorne Park neighborhood of Mississauga, near retirement residences and several established residential neighborhood with affluent neighborhood of Lorne Park 5 minutes away.

The store is located at a major intersection, with great visibility in a busy plaza with ample free parking, lots of foot traffic and features a large display window to capture interest. The store maintains a strong online presence and loyal repeat clientele.

All inventory and fixtures are included in the sale
• Large walk-in cooler
• Display cooler
• Computer/printer, cash till
• Website and social media
• Custom built desks and storage
• Display tables, shelving and merchandising pieces
• Seasonal gift-ware, home decor
• Vases, baskets, buckets, houseplants and floral supplies, ribbon printer, etc.
2016 Gross Revenue of $200,000, 20% increase to date, low rent of $1695 with utilities of $300 monthly. It's an excellent opportunity for a self-proprietor.

Asking $58,000 - Price is negotiable for a quick sale

This is a private sale.
Email: sahinvorajee@gmail.com
Phone: 416-768-6945

MOVING SALE! Moving out of the country - Upscale floral design studio in Toronto selling off sliding door cooler, stainless steel design table, cellophane cutters, shelvings, archway, trumpet vases, containers etc.

Please email garyli1683@gmail.com or call 416-605-1683

JADE GARDEN FOR SALE - ONLY $65,000.00. Any reasonable offer can be considered.

After 20 years of successful business we continue to grow expanding gift lines and our customer service area.

Enjoy a busy shop and charming small town lifestyle. Please e-mail me for information and financial details. This is an amazing shop to work in and a great town to live in but with three kids and a husband that works on the road the business has become to fast paced for me. The shop is all set up, it comes will all fixtures, furniture, inventory and materials to start right away.

I am motivated and look forward to hearing from you soon.

KLEINBURG FLOWER & GIFT SHOP- BUSINESS FOR SALE

Terracotta Home & Garden has enjoyed continued growth for the past 5 years in the quaint Village of Kleinburg. The business currently employs 6 employees between full time and part time and often uses freelancers. The business is known for their quality of florals and outstanding service, and offers a selection of fresh cut flowers and potted plants, as well as custom seasonal urns. The business also enjoys servicing corporate clients, weddings, communions, baptisms, engagements, funerals and other events while maintaining a prestigious repeat and refer clientele as well as event planners. In addition, there is an exclusive gift shop with many original and handpicked décor selections.

Lease is $4,350.50 with 2 offices sub-leased to 2 small businesses offsetting the rent of $1,500.00, so primary rent is $2,850 for Florist, gift floor and basement.

No FTD or Teleflora was ever used here

6 exclusive parking spaces in own private lot and easy street parking

Two coolers and a potential area for a walk-in cooler to be built

Delivery vehicle included

New signage 2016

Computer system, website and e-commerce started in 2016

Alarm system

Located next to very busy Starbucks and other retail

The owner is more than willing to assist the new owner for an arranged period of time

The business is open from Tuesday to Sunday and can be open 7 days a week

Opportunity to expand boutiques to second and third floors

ASKING PRICE: $50,000

Business Profile and business financials are available after viewing and upon signing a confidentiality agreement. This is a turnkey business with a lot of opportunity to increase sales and a lot of new development is continually happening in this area.

SERIOUS INQUIRIES ONLY!

PLEASE CONTACT:

DAWNA BORG and NATASHA COLUSSI, Salespersons

RE/MAX PREMIER INC., BROKERAGE

416-987-8000

dawna@dawnaborg.com / natasha@dawnaborg.com

Flowersmart is a successful recognized business in Richmond Hill for over 24 years with great walk in clientele and excellent online exposure. Busy plaza on yonge st. Delivering to all of the GTA.

Out of school, event planner, or just love working with beautiful flowers? This could be your dream career. Email flowersmart@hotmail.ca to set up an appointment.

229,000 delivery van, inventory, all store fixtures are included in this sale. Turn key and start living your dream.