Beauty Specialist

Part Time
Port Coquitlam
Posted 2 years ago

Shoppers Drug Mart #2143 – Port Coquitlam, BC

$15 an hour

Part-time hours: 10 per week

Additional pay:

  • Commission pay


  • Discounted or free food
  • On-site parking
  • Store discount

Join a locally owned and operated store to help deliver health, beauty and convince services in your community, and keep the customer at the centre of everything you do.


    To maximize sales of beauty products and service sold by Shoppers Drug Mart to customers providing information, advice, application, counsel and instruction, while achieving excellence in sales and customer service.

    Core Duties & Responsibilities:

    • Promotes sales of cosmetic products; provides information on new and/or existing products and services.
    • Identifies customers needs and sells through demonstration and education.
    • Provides superior customer service and consultative services and demonstrations.
    • Promotes sales through encouraging customers to participate in the PC Optimum program.
    • Ensures prestige and term brands are tracked and that daily targets are achieved.
    • Seeks out development such as through workshop/education sessions to ensure product knowledge is current.
    • Promotes Assisted Selling to customers.
    • Builds loyalty through follow up and repeat business.
    • Resolves customer complaints within guidelines.
    • Uses tool and resources provided to demonstrate expertise, to build customer loyalty, and to grow sales.
    • Provides superior customer service through consultations, demonstrations (ex. makeup applications on smudge sheets, skincare consultations, and fragrance consultations.)
    • Actively uses eClienteling program to provide superior customer service and maximize sales.
    • Prepares displays and sets up promotions as directed by the Beauty Manager.
    • Adheres to Cosmetics Operating Standards.
    • Completes all required sales tracking forms.
    • Demonstrates a professional image, including clean and complete image guidelines, uniform as outlined in Store Standards with name badge, and full makeup only wearing cosmetic and fragrance brands that Shoppers Drug Mart sells.
    • Complies with all health and safety regulations.
    • Complies with loss prevention policies.
    • Acts professionally at all times.
    • Complies with all store policies and procedures.

    Qualifications (Required)

    • Good planning, judgement and decision making.
    • Time management skills.
    • Independent thinking and decision making skills.
    • Good cosmetics selling tactics.
    • Flexible availability (including weekends, evening shifts as late as 10pm, and holidays)
    • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds.
    • Ability to climb ladder.
    • Ability to bend and stretch to stock shelves.
    • Ability to work in a fragrance filled environment.
    • Punctual and reliable.
    • Passion for all things beauty (cosmetics, skincare, haircare, etc.)
    • Ability to demonstrate beauty products to customers through smudge sheets and describing products.

    Qualifications & Experience (Not required, but are considered an asset)

    • Previous retail experience.
    • Previous cash handling and POS experience.
    • Make Up Artistry or Aesthetician training.
    • Knowledge of cosmetic products.

    The above statement reflects the general details considered necessary to describe the principal functions and duties as required for proper evaluation of the job and shall not be construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent in the job.

    Why work in a Shoppers Drug Mart store?

    Each store has an Associate-Owner, so you will work for a local business owner while having the support of a national brand. Benefit from a purchase discount program, flexible and varied schedules, competitive pay and online learning through Shoppers Drug Mart Academy.

    Take ownership of your work and find more ways to care about your patients, co-workers, customers and community.

    Associate Owners in the Shoppers Drug Mart network recognize Canada’s diversity as an opportunity to better serve their communities, and strive to reflect the nation’s evolving diversity in the products they sell, the people they hire, and the culture they create in their stores. Accommodation is available upon request for applicants and colleagues with disabilities.

    In addition, we believe that compliance with laws is about doing the right thing. Upholding the law is part of our Code of Conduct – it reinforces what our customers and stakeholders expect of us.

    COVID-19 considerations:
    To keep our employees and customers safe we have installed clear plexiglass at all checkouts. Mandatory mask wearing for staff. Floor decals for monitoring social distancing. Personal Protective Equipment is provided while on shift.


    • Retail Experience: 1 year (Preferred)
    • Cosmetics/Beauty/Skincare: 1 year (Preferred)


    • Makeup Artistry (Preferred)
    • Aesthetician (Preferred)

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