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Floral Design and Event Manager - Event Agency

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Posted on Apr 27, 2021 by CV-Library

Greater London, United Kingdom
Design & Creative
Immediate Start
£35k - £45k Annual
Full-Time

Prospero's client is looking for a proven and passionate floral design event manager.
The team works closely with industry leading specialists across design, scenic construction and technical production. From global brands activations, corporate events to weddings and design led installation.
The Floral Design & Event Managers are responsible for the end-to-end design and production of the creative florals for events and installations. They work with both brands and private clients and this position is a pivotal role, fitting into an established team of people who are genuinely passionate about flowers.
Required skills:
* Passionate about flowers! You eat, sleep and breathe floral design and creating beautiful things for our clients is your happy place
* You follow market and design trends and will come to the table with new and exciting ideas
* Large scale installations do not phase you and smaller bread and butter installations do not bore you
* A confident communicator with a compelling approach to creative projects
* Strong computer skills for proposal and quotation generation, and daily email and CRM utilisation
* You are an effective and approachable team leader and managing people comes naturally to you
* You can remain calm, efficient, and productive in what can often be a high pressure and demanding environment
* A keen attention to detail and budgetary restraints, you appreciate that a job needs to be commercially viable as well as beautiful
* Practical floristry skills are desired but not essential
Day to day activities
* Proactively seek out opportunities and develop meaningful client relationships
* Working directly with end clients, event producers and account managers to provide design thinking both on site and at our premises
* Working with internal departments including technical and scenic to ensure each job is a success from end to end – including conceptual design, quoting, buying, creation and installation
* Providing detailed and accurate quotations for jobs in a timely manner
* Working with our operations team to ensure detailed requirements are acknowledged well in advance of event including vases, flowers, props, crew and transport
* Closely managing the budgets and ensuring that profitability is at the heart of decision making
* Effectively managing multiple stakeholders including external clients & freelance florists
Desired/extra skills
* You are highly skilled in all areas of floristry with excellent seasonal floral knowledge
* Knowledge of ‘floral mechanics,’ and a forward-thinking ideas regarding new and sustainable event floristry
* Talented in hand-sketching, to communicate ideas both internally and to clients
* Proficient in Adobe Suite or creative software’s to create design visuals/renders for high-end clients
* A background in floristry, events, product/3D design, interiors, or architectural sectors
If you feel you fulfil the above criteria please send your CV into us today


Reference: 213626764

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