Florists are sometimes also called as Floral Arrangers or Floral Designers.  They creatively and artistically arrange flowers in bouquets, wreaths, corsages of table centerpieces used if different events.  These flower arrangements adorn weddings, birthdays, anniversaries, funerals and holidays.  Florists must have a good sense of artistry and at least learned the skill of floral arranging which is called “Ikebana” in Japanese.

Florist Resume Template

Amy Green

9090 Redlands St.

California, 78989

Phone: (212) 210-2100


Very responsible and artistic individual seeking for a challenging position as Florist in a flower shop

Summary of Qualification

  • Highly artistic and creative in interpreting designs to floral arrangements
  • Knowledgeable in the nature of flowers – colors, longevity, scent and availability in the market
  • Can work under minimum supervision and with a high sense of regard for customer’s vision and design
  • With ability to be resourceful and use as replacement other materials for unavailable ones
  • Knowledgeable in using rods, boxes, floral sponges, laces, glue guns and other materials and tools for floral arrangements and installation

Career Experience/Job History

2008 – 2011: Florist, Roses and Dahlias Floral Shop

  • Arranged flowers in corsets, bouquets, table centerpieces and wall decors for weddings, anniversaries and special occasions
  • Purchased flowers from suppliers and looked for suppliers of unusual materials outside the area
  • Creatively designed flower stands for the opening ceremonies of business establishments
  • Constantly updated designs through research and documenting them in a portfolio
  • Complemented bridal shops with floral arrangements and coordinated for the supply of floral needs

2004 – 2008: Receptionist, The Sunflower Floral Shop

  • Assisted customers in choosing flowers for their needs
  • Offered designs and combination of flowers to customers seeking advice for their specific needs
  • Informed florist of specific designs requested by customers and validated these with the customers after finishing the draft


2000-2004: Bachelor of Arts in Fine Arts, University of San Diego

Professional reference will be furnished upon request