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Retail Operations Coordinator

Our ideal candidate is self-motivated and detail-oriented with very strong customer service and organizational skills. While not required, we ask that applicants apply with at least 2 years of hands-on experience in floral design and a demonstrable grasp of composition — additional experience in fabrication/sculpture welcome. A solid foundational knowledge of (and interest in) house plants and cut flower varieties is essential.

Within the studio, it is imperative that applicants work efficiently and possess a willingness to learn and take direction in Field & Florist’s design methods. Facing the public, it is crucial that applicants value creating an environment for our customers that is welcoming, inclusive, and warm.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be 21 years of age

  • Possess driver’s license with clean driving record, and be comfortable driving large van

  • Must have a vehicle (mileage reimbursed)

  • Retail/Customer Service experience preferred

  • Fit and able to carry 50 lbs

  • Positivity

Weekly job responsibilities may include:

Retail/Design

  • Buy/display/price flowers

  • Process retail and wedding flowers

  • Design weekly and special order arrangements

  • Fill wholesale orders (Tuesdays)

  • Clean retail and studio spaces

Administrative

  • Respond to voicemails

  • Field retail-related email inquiries

  • Wedding supply & retail merchandise management

Hours (weekly):

Tuesday 10am to 4pm

Wednesday through Friday from 10:30am to 7pm

Location: 1908 W. Division St., Chicago IL 60622

Compensation begins at $16.50/hr

Position available immediately

To apply, please submit cover letter, resume and design portfolio to heidi@fieldandflorist.com. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Thank you for your interest in joining our team!