Retail Cosmetics Sales Associate, Part Time: Washington Square job

Macy'sTigard, OR
Macy's jobs

Company

Salary

Skills

Benefits

Job Description

Job Overview:     

With a role in the Macy’s Cosmetics Department, you will have the opportunity to help others look their best every day.  You’ll make one-on-one connections with customers to learn their sense of beauty and style, develop your artistic side through customer consultation and make-up and product application, and attain a sense of accomplishment when your skills combine with your passion for beauty to reach personal and team sales goals.  Previous cosmetics experience is nice to have, but is not required to begin a career in beauty at Macy’s. Perform other duties as assigned.

 

The summary below may not include all the essential functions and qualifications for this position. For more information, we encourage you to review the complete job description by clicking here.

 

Macy’s uses a scheduling plan that allows our associates to participate in the creation of their work schedules by managing availability and identifying preferences. Additionally, during key events and peak selling times, Macy’s may offer additional shifts to our associates, which they may pick up using the self-scheduling tool.  Details on Macy's schedule options are available during the interview process.

  Essential Functions:
  • Proficient in Point of Sale systems, Macy’s proprietary devices and applications, and proactive in assisting customers who are using devices to shop and compare.
  • Sell cosmetics and related merchandise through customer service techniques and professional selling skills, including demonstration of cosmetics and skin care products through actual application.
  • Provide an exceptional customer experience for both digital and physical customers by determining customer needs
  • Perform sales support functions such as timely processing of new receipts, damages, testers, and return to vendors
  • Attend product training classes and seminars
  • Perform other duties as necessary
  • Regular, dependable attendance and punctuality  
Qualifications   Education /Experience:
  • No specific educational accomplishments are required.

  • Previous selling experience is preferred.

Communication Skills:
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Ability to interpret instructional documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.

Mathematical Skills:
  • Basic math functions such as addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.

  • Able to use a calculator.

Reasoning Ability:
  • Self-starter, able to work independently and as part of a team and must have good time management skills.

Physical Demands:
  • This position involves constant moving and standing.

  • Involves standing for at least two consecutive hours.

  • Involves lifting at least 30 lbs.

  • May occasionally involve reaching, stooping, kneeling, crouching, and climbing ladders.

  • May involve reaching above eye level. Involves close vision, color vision, depth perception, and focus adjustment.

Other Skills:
  • Superior organizational and time management skills.

  • Must be able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment.

  • Must be able to build relationships and influence others.

  • Must be flexible in regards to hours worked.

  • Ability to collaborate and function as a member of a team.

  • Must possess a strong sense of urgency.

  • Should be comfortable with the use of computers and frequent use of RF equipment.

Work Hours:
  • Flexible with scheduling and available to work retail hours, which may include day, evening, weekends, and/or holidays, based on department and store/company needs.   

This job overview is not all inclusive.  In addition, Macy’s, Inc. reserves the right to amend this job overview at any time.  Macy’s is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment.  Macy’s, Inc. – including Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s – will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal convictions in a manner consistent with SFPC Art. 49 and LA MC ch.XVIII Art. 9.

Estimated annual salary
$32,236
average
Minimum
$23,133
Maximum
$41,262

TASKS

  • Greet customers and ascertain what each customer wants or needs.
  • Recommend, select, and help locate or obtain merchandise based on customer needs and desires.
  • Compute sales prices, total purchases, and receive and process cash or credit payment.
  • Prepare merchandise for purchase or rental.

SKILLS

  • Active ListeningGiving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
  • SpeakingTalking to others to convey information effectively.
  • Critical ThinkingUsing logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
  • Social PerceptivenessBeing aware of others' reactions and understanding why they react as they do.

KNOWLEDGE

  • Administration and ManagementKnowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning, resource allocation, human resources modeling, leadership technique, production methods, and coordination of people and resources.
  • ClericalKnowledge of administrative and clerical procedures and systems such as word processing, managing files and records, stenography and transcription, designing forms, and other office procedures and terminology.
  • Sales and MarketingKnowledge of principles and methods for showing, promoting, and selling products or services. This includes marketing strategy and tactics, product demonstration, sales techniques, and sales control systems.
  • Customer and Personal ServiceKnowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction.
Reduced or Flexible Hours

Macy's

Type

Company - Public

Size

Large

Revenue

Over $10B

Location

Cincinnati, OH

Industry

Retail

Founded

1858

CEO

Jeff Gennette

Similar jobs in the area
Retail Sales AssociateNestle NespressoPortland, OR
Are you passionate about coffee? Do you care about sustainability and quality? At Nespresso we place people, coffee and sustainable living at the heart of what we do, inspiring an engaging and meaningful place to work. We are seeking passionate and dynamic...Read more
We live by a promise to our customers that we make it easy to feel at home. We’ve made enhancements to our store environment and implemented health and safety best practices to ensure a clean and safe shopping environment for customers and a safe workplace...Read more
As a Sales Associate, you will be responsible for exceeding our customers’ evolving expectations by providing “best in class” customer service and a pleasant and fulfilling shopping experience. Successful candidates will be given the opportunity to offer...Read more
What You Will Do All Lowe’s associates deliver quality customer service while maintaining a store that is clean, safe, and stocked with the products our customers need. As a Seasonal Associate, this means: • Being friendly and professional, and responding...Read more
flexjobs
Deliver with Uber. Earn on your schedule. Work on your schedule. Deliver for a few hours in the mornings, every night, or just on weekends—it's up to you. Earn Good Money. You’ll earn by bringing people the food they love from local restaurants. Choose...Read more
Job Summary: Responsible for assisting and consulting with customers on our products and services by utilizing knowledge, skills, and technology to achieve a world class sales and service experience. Works with moderate supervision/guidance. Is accountable...Read more
Job Summary: Responsible for assisting and consulting with customers on our products and services by utilizing knowledge, skills, and technology to achieve a world class sales and service experience. Works with moderate supervision/guidance. Is accountable...Read more
Grocery MerchandiserTNG Retail ServicesPortland, OR
WE ARE HIRING Join us as a Grocery Reset Merchandiser CONSISTENT PART-TIME WORK 10 Hour Staggered Shifts This route covers stores in the following cities: Portland, Gresham, Beaverton, Hillsboro, Clackamas, Wilsonville and Vancouver Start time: 8pm -...Read more
Retail MerchandiserTNG Retail ServicesPortland, OR
WE ARE HIRING Join us as a Grocery Reset Merchandiser CONSISTENT PART-TIME WORK 10 Hour Staggered Shifts This route covers stores in the following cities: Portland, Gresham, Beaverton, Hillsboro, Clackamas, Wilsonville and Vancouver Start time: 8pm -...Read more
Merchandising Execution Associates:All Merchandising Execution Associates (MEAs) perform in-store merchandising service activities such as merchandising projects, planogram maintenance, overhead organization, and display/signage maintenance designed to...Read more
Job Summary: Responsible for assisting and consulting with customers on our products and services by utilizing knowledge, skills, and technology to achieve a world class sales and service experience. Works with moderate supervision/guidance. Is accountable...Read more
Show more jobs
500+ more jobs

Similar jobs

Overnight Reset MerchandiserTNG Retail ServicesVancouver, WA
TNG Retail Services is Now Hiring! Are you looking for consistent work with weekends free? Join us as a Overnight Reset Merchandiser. This position fits well for those who enjoy a nightly challenge and travel outside the busy drive-time schedule. You will...Read more
Grocery Remodel MerchandiserTNG Retail ServicesVancouver, WA
TNG Retail Services is Now Hiring! Multiple hires needed. You, your family, and your friends can work and travel together. Join us as a TravelingGrocery Remodel Merchandiser. This position fits well for those night owls who do better work at night and love...Read more
Part Time Product Demonstrator Are you outgoing and enthusiastic about interacting with people? If promoting the best brands to today’s shoppers sounds appealing, then Club Demonstration Services (CDS), the in-house product demonstration company for Costco...Read more
Shopper Team MemberAmazon Workforce StaffingPortland, OR
Shopper Team Members (Full-Time, Part-Time) Shifts: Early Morning, Day, Evening, Weekend Location: Portland, OR Job opportunities vary by location. We update postings daily with open positions. Hourly pay rate: Earn $15 an hour Immediate openings available...Read more
Retail Merchandiser - Hiring ImmediatelyTNG Retail ServicesPortland, OR
TNG Retail Services is Now Hiring! Are you looking for consistent work with weekends free? Join us as a Overnight Reset Merchandiser. This position fits well for those who enjoy a nightly challenge and traveling outside the busy drive-time schedule. You’ll...Read more
Grocery Remodel Merchandiser - PortlandTNG Retail ServicesPortland, OR
TNG Retail Services is Now Hiring! Multiple hires needed. You, your family, and your friends can work and travel together. Join us as aTravelingGrocery Remodel Merchandiser. This position fits well for those night owls who do better work at night and love...Read more
Crate and Barrel Sales Associates are at the heart of our customers' experience. Genuinely warm and naturally driven, you're a fan of everything we sell. That enthusiasm brings a level of excitement to our stores that makes shopping fun and keeps customers...Read more
Part time sales associates are fun, genuine, and team-oriented individuals who contribute to store sales and Guest satisfaction goals by providing individual and groups of Guests a unique and memorable "WOW" experience. Providing this experience includes...Read more
POSITION OBJECTIVE: The Sales Associate is responsible for supporting Management in in promoting a customer and product-focused sales culture, where our values and guiding principles are at the forefront of all store operations, including ensuring a great...Read more
Join our seasonal team, together we’ll bring joy and make the holiday shopping experience fun, safe and memorable! As a seasonal associate you’ll delight shoppers with everything for extraordinary gift giving, entertaining and decorating. You’ll be...Read more