Our Departments & Career FAQ
Winston Flowers buyers source our world-class product from around the globe. This team is responsible for creating and maintaining partnerships with boutique growers both locally and abroad in order to procure the highest-quality flowers available.
As the face of the company during home deliveries, corporate installations, even set-ups, and more, the delivery team is an integral part of our business. This dedicated team delivers the Winston Flowers experience with prompt, courteous, and professional service.
Unparalleled client care is the foundation of the Winston Flowers business. With a deep understanding of our product offerings and expertise in matching the perfect piece to the client's needs, this team delivers best-in-class service to clients who place orders via phone, email, and online.
This talented team expertly marries color, texture, material, and form to achieve industry-leading levels of floral design. From events and corporate décor to residential installations, our designers are the creative force in bringing our clients' visions to life.
The Winston Flowers events team has a well-earned reputation for making big dreams come true. Working closely with clients to understand the scope and vision for every event - big or small - these expert planners orchestrate the details from consultation to execution.
Our Finance team is committed to providing timely, accurate, and complete information to support and assess the operations of our business, as well as to ensure compliance with all regulatory authorities.
The garden design team offers a full range of services to transform both interior and exterior spaces for our commercial and residential clientele. This dynamic team manages the creative, technical, and relationship-building processes from conceptualization to installation.
A resource for both new and seasoned staff members, this team is dedicated to the employee experience. HR works to recruit, support, and retain a high-quality team across the organization, from sourcing the right candidates for open positions to career development and benefits management for current employees.
With daily shipments arriving from all over the world, our inventory and warehouse teams are essential to the orderly organization and distribution of each product we receive. From delicate flowers to huge shipments of glassware, this team pulls, stores, maintains, and distributes product company-wide.
The maintenance team works to ensure the beauty of our retail displays and the upkeep of our work environments, both in the retail stores and at our Design Studios. This integral team is responsible for stocking, cleaning, and organizing spaces to reflect Winston Flowers quality.
The marketing team plays the vital role of preserving and promoting the Winston Flowers brand - one that's been 75 years in the making. This team continually drives the company forward by maintaining a top-notch website, overseeing all internal and external communications, and delivering on strategies to increase growth and profitability.
The operations team ensures that our business is running efficiently and effectively by managing day-to-day logistics, allocating resources, and managing workflows across the organization. By consistently developing and implementing company-wide best practices, this team keeps us running smoothly today and tomorrow.
Our retail store associates represent the Winston Flowers brand at our boutique shops throughout New England. This team is key in developing and maintaining client relationships, contributing to sales volume growth, and providing our signature world-class service to clientele.
The special services and account executive teams work closely with our elite VIP and corporate clients. Delivering everything from weekly arrangements and gift items to smaller-scale events, this team works to provide our top clients with a personalized, concierge level of service.
Our visual merchandising team ensures a fresh and consistent Winston Flowers brand image at each of our seven retail locations. Working in collaboration with our creative director, this team drives sales results and brand depth by creating inspiring merchandise displays and maintaining superlative visual standards.
Frequently Asked Questions
What are the most important qualities in a Winston Flowers employee?
We're a diverse organization with team members from a variety of backgrounds, but we all share a dedication to the company vision; a spirit of teamwork and flexibility; and a commitment to providing world-class products and unparalleled client care.
What is a typical day like at Winston Flowers?
Since we're constantly growing and evolving, each day brings a different set of opportunities and challenges. What remains consistent is our constant pursuit of excellence and our dedication to the client - that's at the root of everything we do.
Do I need floral experience?
Many positions do not require any floral experience! Instead, we look for passionate people from a variety of backgrounds and equip them with the tools they need to succeed.
What kind of work schedule might I expect?
We are open six days a week and some positions may require regular weekend days as part of a normal schedule. During the peak floral holidays, it's all-hands-on-deck to meet the high demand. This can mean longer hours, but it's also a great opportunity to collaborate across the organization and work together in pursuit of our shared goal.
What kind of long term career opportunities exist?
As a company that is proud to have employees who have been with us for 30+ years, we understand how important it is to invest in our people. We offer careers, not just jobs. Winston Flowers is dedicated to helping our team members continually learn and grow, and when possible, we prefer to promote from within. If an associate is excelling in his/her current position, many other opportunities may be available within the company.