Part-time Shop Assistant

Chicago, IL

Part-time

Contact / Open Positions / Shop Assistant Role Description

Who we're looking for:

We are a new and growing shop, and this position has a lot of opportunity for growth. Initially looking for about 15-20 hours per week. While we all have our own responsibilities in our daily work, we need everyone to work as a team and exhibit a can-do attitude with a willingness to learn and jump in when needed. This candidate should be able to work on their feet, handle interruptions while staying on task, and have exceptional customer service both in-person and over the phone. 

Responsibilities:

  • Processing flowers, empty and clean buckets, sweep, and maintain a clean work environment

  • Keep orders, inventory, and merchandise organized in the shop and in storage

  • Assist customers, answer calls, and operate cash register

  • Support management and design team with general shop operations

  • May need to travel with design team to events to assist in set up and take down

Requirements:

  • Excellent organization and task management skills

  • Ability to work weekends, holidays, events, and during busy periods

  • Shared values and belief in our artist vision 

  • Experience in a flower shop or similar environment and/or knowledge about plants and flowers strongly preferred