Closing Date: 19 March 2023
Be a part of the pilot group for the Dis-Chem Pharmacies Cosmetics Retail Learnership taking place in branches around Magalies Hills. All you need is a matric qualification and a passion for beauty, cosmetics and sales. The learnership will be based exclusively in the cosmetics department where incumbents will be groomed to become Cosmetic Sales Consultants. We have limited positions available, so don’t delay your application!
Matric – Grade 12 and or Higher Certificates with a minimum of 50% for Math Lit
Previous working experience within the retail industry
Function and Duties:
Assist with the loading and off-loading of stock and unpacking stock as it arrives.Handle all merchandise carefully to prevent any losses.
Provide friendly, helpful and courteous assistance and advice to all customers.Demonstrate products through, makeovers, cosmetic demonstrations, spray promotions or activities.
Give advice to customers but do not force customers to change their preferable brand.
Assist with the counting of stock files and general stock taking when needed.
Present displays in an attractive manner.Ensure full ranges of products are on the shelves at all times.Report low stock levels, items that are out of stock, damaged stock and expired stock to management.
All out of stock queries from customers must be followed up with the customer service out of stock list.
Mark merchandise and maintain displays according to Dis-Chem standards.
Report all price discrepancies to management.
Process payment at a Cosmetic Department Point of Sales (POS).
Implement promotional activities according to business needs.
Resolve customer queries / complaints.
Work towards achieving sales targets for different vendors and brands within the Cosmetics Department.
Keep updated with in-depth knowledge regarding existing and new products, brands and the retail industry.
English – Read, write and speak wellPersuasive communicationInterpersonal skills – customer service
Time management skillsTrustworthy and honest
Basic Financial Skills
Understanding customer needsCreative thinking
Target and deadline driven
Ability to work under pressure
Attention to detail