• Petals Floral Boutique seeks Part-Time Associate

    Petals Floral Boutique
    Job Description
    Petals Floral Boutique is seeking a part-time associate to join our family owned floral business in Hartwell, Georgia. This position is the first point of contact for all customers, whether by phone, in person or online, and must be professional, outgoing and friendly. We want to fill this position immediately.

    Regular Part-Time Hours: Approximately 20 hours per week. Wednesdays 1pm-5pm, Thursdays and Fridays 8:30am – 5pm, other days as needed (peak seasons), plus coverage for other staff from time to time.

    Responsibilities:
    • Manage front desk; maintain professional image while greeting and directing customers around the showroom
    • Ensure effective telephone communication both internally and externally for smooth operation
    • Accept orders over the phone, online and in person
    • Assist floral designer by keeping workroom swept and organized
    • Properly care for cut flowers and plants
    • Assist with design concept for showroom
    • Maintain social media presence for the business
    • Help grow and maintain client roster
    • Research local opportunities for business to be involved in the community
    • Deliver orders when needed
    Qualifications:
    • Minimum of 3 years of experience in admin/customer service industry
    • Proficient with basic computer skills (Microsoft office); will also need to be at ease taking orders using computer point of sale system.
    • Proven ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment, and to troubleshoot and follow projects through to completion; strong team player
    • High level of self-motivation and at ease working independently when necessary
    • Flexibility and willingness to work simultaneously on a wide range of tasks and projects and ability to prioritize tasks
    • Poised, works well under pressure with attention to detail
    • Ability to anticipate needs and collaborate with others to create solutions
    • Excellent written, verbal, organizational, analytical and interpersonal skills
    • Excellent listening and communication skills with sensitivity to cultural communication differences
    • Ability to handle confidential issues with discretion
    • Highly pro-active attitude in assessing the needs of the office
    • Service-minded attitude
    • Valid driver's license
    • Interest in floral design welcomed but not required
    • Candidate must have a flexible schedule
    • Ability to lift and carry 5-gallon buckets partially filled with water and flowers; empty trash into dumpster at end of day
    Serious inquiries, please email your RESUME along with a short COVER LETTER (a paragraph or two will suffice) to us at petalsfloralboutique@yahoo.com
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