With Valentine’s Day rapidly approaching, many are scrambling to find the perfect gift for their sweethearts while some may even be searching for the perfect sweetheart as well. Valentine’s Day is a major spending holiday in the U.S., predicted to generate revenue of $18.6 billion, according to the National Retail Federation. In 2013, 51% of Valentine’s Day gifts are expected to include candy, 36% flowers, and 19% jewelry.
This week, we are highlighting 10 of the coolest jobs at cool companies hiring gift-related occupations with a hint of romance.
1.) Fine Jewelry Sales Manager – Bloomingdale’s (Atlanta, GA): Deliver outstanding customer service with a role as Fine Jewelry Sales Manager at Bloomingdale’s.
2.) Floral Designer – Flowers By Julia (Princeton, IL): Design floral arrangements as Floral Designer at Flowers By Julia.
3.) Buyer – Godiva Chocolatier (Wyomissing, PA): Work for the world’s premier chocolatier as Buyer at Godiva Chocolatier.
4.) Fruit Prep & Customer Service – Edible Arrangements (Mount Holly, NJ): Create gift arrangements with a Fruit Prep & Customer Service position at Edible Arrangements.
5.) Floral Designer – Yardley Floral Company (Yardley, PA): Experienced in floral design? Join at Yardley Flower Company as Floral Designer.
6.) Sales Professional – Tiffany & Co. (Chevy Chase, MD): Provide a stellar luxury sales experience as Sales Professional at Tiffany & Co.
7.) Florist – Albertson’s (Dallas, TX): Assist with floral department customer service as Florist at Albertsons.
8.) Associate Jewelry Buyer – Francesca’s Collections (Houston, TX): Develop jewelry product strategy as Associate Jewelry Buyer at Francesca’s Collection.
9.) Goldsmith/Setter – Jewelry Exchange (Villa Park, IL): Deliver perfect jewelry setting as Goldsmith/Setter at Jewelry Exchange.
10.) Florist – Beaver Valley Floral (Baden, PA): Experienced in the floral industry? Work as a Florist at Beaver Valley Floral.