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Beauty Advisor Needed
Is your interest in beauty and health more than “skin deep”? Do your friends and family members ask you for cosmetics advice? Are you up-to-date with the latest beauty trends and products? Do you like meeting new people, and helping make their outer beauty shine as brightly as their inner beauty?
If so, you could be just the person we’re looking for . . .
The London Drugs team is on the hunt for client-focused beauty and cosmetics experts to share their enthusiasm and their expertise for all-things beautiful. As a London Drugs BEAUTY ADVISOR, you’ll be a trusted expert to our customers, helping them select the cosmetics and beauty products perfectly suited to them. WHAT’S THE JOB ABOUT? The job of a London Drugs BEAUTY ADVISOR is to help the beauty department meet its sales and marketing objectives while ensuring top-notch customer service and retail beauty advice.
Specifically, you’ll be asked to:
work independently to advise clients on specific products and services throughout the beauty and cosmetic department
position London Drugs as destination for trusted experts when it comes to beauty and cosmetics
provide quality service in a professional, courteous, and helpful manner
stay up to date on department and store products and promotions
set up and work with promotional displays and point-of-sale merchandising tools
QUALIFICATIONS: Need to have:
proven skills to provide advice and guidance to customers on beauty products, services and store promotions
excellent knowledge of various beauty products and services available with the ability to effectively demonstrate use of products
superior makeup and cosmetic application skills
ability to work in a fast-paced retail environment, including evenings and weekends
ability to communicate clearly and positively with customers, vendors, employees, and management
ability to maintain a professional image and demeanor, which will reflect positively on the cosmetics department and overall London Drugs brand
ability to be flexible and handle change in a positive manner
keen interest in learning more about health, fashion and beauty
Nice to have:
past experience as a makeup artist, cosmetician, beauty advisor, counter manager, skin care specialist, or similar job
education in aesthetics, makeup design or a related field
demonstrated understanding of retail merchandising
WHY YOU WANT TO WORK HERE: London Drugs is one of Canada’s fastest-growing and most successful retail chains. We offer significant opportunities for you to advance your career through our promote-from-within policies. We offer salaries commensurate with experience, as well as the potential to earn bonuses based on your ability to meet sales goals and other success metrics.
Specifically, here’s what we have to offer:
competitive pay that rewards strong and consistent performance
flexible and varied schedules
access to extensive product training and development opportunities
a high-energy and varied workplace that strives for and rewards excellence
a comprehensive benefits program including:
team member discounts on in-store purchases (we want you to share in our success)
ongoing in-house training and education courses (lifelong learning)
employee family assistance program (free confidential counseling)
employee recognition program (tangible rewards for great work!)
community involvement (giving back to our communities)
Apply Now! London Drugs welcomes applications from people with disabilities. Applicants may request reasonable accommodation related to the materials or activities used throughout the selection process.
We are an equal opportunity employer. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work applicable to this position and are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required. Be advised, London Drugs DOES NOT use third party recruitment services.
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