Cosmetics Consultant
Dis-Chem Pharmacies Limited
Springs, Gauteng
Permanent
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Posted 06 March 2020 - Closing Date 05 April 2020

Job Details

Job Description

Dis-Chem Pharmacies' requires the committed services of a customer-oriented Cosmetics Consultant for their Store in Springs Mall. You will be tasked with the effective promoting and selling of Dis-Chem cosmetic and beauty products, through excellent and consistent customer service.

Essential:

  • Grade 12 / Matric
  • Retail experience as a sales consultant
  • Computer literate
  • Willing and able to work retail hours 

Advantageous:

  • Cosmetic, fragrance and/or beauty experience


Job Description:

  • Escalate serious and unresolved customer complaint to the manager
  • Provide a high level of customer care and service
  • Demonstrate products through makeovers, cosmetics demonstration, spray promotions and/or activities
  • Manage stock levels according to Dis-Chem procedures – report on short, damage and expired stock to manager
  • Ensure merchandising and displays are set up attractively
  • Maximise store income by achieving department, brand and vendor sales
  • Keep up to date regarding products, brands and the retail industry
  • Be responsible for all cosmetics, fragrances and beauty house promotions
  • Manage Salon appointments
  • Adhere to Dis-Chem policies and procedures, SOPs and health and safety rules and regulations


Competencies:

Essential:

  • Strong command of English (written and oral)
  • Be a team player
  • Provide excellent customer service
  • Understand stock reports and sales (target and commission calculations)
  • Work according to a task schedule

 Advantageous:

  • Promotions, personal selling, sales targets, customer liaison and product knowledge
  • Previous sales and promotional training
  • Manage expired, damaged stock, and ensure stock rotation
  • Bilingual
  • Stock management


Special conditions of employment:

  • Willing and able to work retail hours
  • Valid driver’s license and own reliable transport
  • South African citizen
  • Clear credit and criminal records


Remuneration and benefits:

  • Market-related salary
  • Medical aid
  • Provident fund
  • Staff account 


ONLY SUCCESSFUL APPLICANTS WILL BE CONTACTED. IF YOU HAVEN`T BEEN CONTACTED WITHIN TWO WEEKS AFTER THE CLOSING DATE CONSIDER YOUR APPLICATION AS UNSUCCESSFUL.


Dis-Chem Pharmacies is an equal opportunity employer. Dis-Chem’s approved Employment Equity Plan and Targets will be considered as part of the recruitment process aligned to Dis-Chem’s Employment Equity & Transformation Strategy. Dis-Chem actively supports the recruitment of People with Disabilities.