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Beauty Guide

Posted: 16 Nov 2020 Closes: 22 Nov 2020
Edinburgh £19,488.70 - £26,806.74
Permanent & Full-time JLP_mb79BvkHTY62

Description

Duties and Responsibilities:
Would you love to provide an impartial and unique experience for our John Lewis customers? This exciting and inovative role could be just what you are looking for.

You'll be responsible for providing inspirational personalised beauty advice, creating the ultimate cosmetic related "theatre" within our branches, and keeping ahead of the competition to provide market leading content to our social media followers.

Job Requirements:
This role will be pivotal in our move towards a more memorable and rewarding experiential shopping experience for our customers. You will embody customer centricity adapting your appointment to the needs of your customer and ensuing they leave the branch with an unforgettable market leading customer experience. Working as part of a team in our Beauty Society you would be facilitating appointments with customers, thinking commercially to maximize sales opportunities and hosting beauty talks to larger groups.

You'll love keeping up to date with the latest trends in make-up and skincare and thrive on 'customer likes' on our social media platforms.

As a Partner you'll enjoy our unique benefits package, including staff discount, subsidised food in Partner dining rooms, discounts in local restaurants, cinema vouchers and access to exclusive Partnership hotels. The list is endless...

Required essential experience skills and qualifications:

-Keen interest in beauty and style.

-A qualification that includes a significant amount of content related to Beauty, Skincare or make-up artistry.

-Qualifications should be at National Framework Level 4 or above. Examples include Diplomas, Certificates of Higher Education, Foundation Degrees, HNDs and Bachelor Degrees.

-Customer facing selling or Service environment.

-Must have substantial experience across Beauty and Skin Care as a Beauty Consultant, Make Up Artist or Beauty Therapist.

-A deep understanding of image and the beauty industry. A proven track record in meeting and exceeding sales targets, building customer relationships and succeeding in achieving customer loyalty. Experience in presenting to groups of people. Computer literate, ability to use IT systems to communicate with customers

Desirable experience skills and qualifications:
-Keen interest in beauty and style.
-A qualification that includes a significant amount of content related to Beauty, Skincare or make-up artistry.
-Experience on a make-up counter would be beneficial.

Additional Information:
We have a number of different ways to work flexibly so at your interview feel free to talk about what flexibility means to you. There are no guarantees, however, it may open the door to not only a new role but a new way of working.

As a Partner you will enjoy our unique benefits package, including staff discount, subsidised food in Partner dining rooms, discounts in local restaurants, subsidised learning, access to exclusive Partnership hotels and so much more.

We request that candidates only apply for this position if you can fully commit to the advertised working hours and the full term of the contract, or we will be unable to proceed with your application.

Please consider the following when making your application:
-This role is subject to the following pre-employment screening: 2 year reference check.
- We occasionally close vacancies early in the event we receive a high volume of applications. Therefore, we recommend you apply early.
- Print off the job description now if you require it.
- Ensure you have an up-to-date CV.

Duties and Responsibilities

The Beauty Guide will play a critical role in the shop providing our Customers with inspirational, impartial beauty advice and personalised service. The beauty advice service will inspire our customers with one on one appointments, demonstrations, group tutorials and events.

Attachment: Beauty guide Job Description.pdf

John Lewis Partnership

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