Makeup Artist - Retail



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Calgary, AB - (CAN) 734 7th Avenue Southwest Suite 240 AB Calgary , AB - T2P 3P8 Phone : 403-269-6936



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Makeup Artist - Retail

With over 55 years of experience in the Alberta marketplace, Manpower specializes in matching great talent with great companies. In tandem with our client, a makeup company, Manpower is seeking a Makeup Artist - Retail, to fulfill a one year contract in Calgary. There is the potential for this contract to be extended for the right candidate. The pay rate for this role will be $17/hour.

In this role, you will:
* Welcome clients to the retail space
* Provide product knowledge, selling points and ingredients
* Perform colour matches and explain application of products
* Complete transactions for purchase using POS system
* Replenish store with product when low
* Maintain overall inventory counts of what is received
* Explain and promote in-store offers and promotions

To be successful in this role, you will have:
* Makeup Artist Certification
* 2+ years' experience in the cosmetic industry; preferably in a customer facing role
* 2+ years' experience in a Customer Service role; candidates must have proven customer service skills and the ability to manage difficult customer situations
* Ability to work well in group problem solving situations
* Intermediate MS Office suite skills; Word and Excel
* Excellent communication skills; verbal and written
* Strong attention to detail
* Consistent attendance and punctuality

In addition to gaining valuable experience with industry leading companies, Manpower rewards associates with:
* Medical, Dental, and Life Insurance benefits
* Vacation and General Holiday Pay
* Weekly pay via direct deposit
* Complimentary access to Manpower's online university (over 5000 courses powered by
* Referral bonus program

Please apply online and / or create and manage your profile at Alternatively, you can email us at or contact us at 403-269-6936 and ask for our Office Team.

Manpower would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however, due to the number of individuals applying to positions at Manpower, only successful applicants will be contacted. All other resumes will be retained for future opportunities.

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