Función del empleo: Training & Education
Tipo de puesto: Permanent
Tipo de empleo: Full - Time
Localización: St. Louis, MO
Job Title: Brand Specialist
Division: L’Oréal Luxe
Reports to: Account Executive
Who We Are:
For more than a century, L’Oréal has devoted its energy, innovation, and scientific excellence solely to one business: Beauty. Our goal is to offer each and every person around the world the best of beauty in terms of quality, efficacy, safety, sincerity and responsibility to satisfy all beauty needs and desires in their infinite diversity.
At L'Oréal Luxe our mission is to provide our consumers the best products and brand experience by making it unique. Our portfolio is composed of 21 brands including major brands, highly aspirational and multi-expert, such as Lancôme, Yves Saint Laurent, and Giorgio Armani.
Operational support for product launches, eventing and in-store sales activities (e.g., build containers, order visuals, track stock)
What We Are Looking For:
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
1. In-store execution - 15%
Coordinate & execute seasonal events for accounts. Plan, communicate and execute all in-store events.
2. Business Analysis - 10%
Responsible for daily, monthly and seasonal tracking of total retail performance within territory. Must maintain knowledge of the trends of individual business segments and of the key business drivers within each segment. Monitor competitive activity and competitive retail performance within fragrance/beauty department. Ensure that market share objectives are being met.
3. Maintain counter quality and merchandising - 15%
Monitor cleanliness of the counter stock and display units and hold Beaty Advisors accountable for counter quality requirements. Execute and maintain all merchandising standards.
4. Maintain budget - 5%
Maintain seasonal freelance budget, including sourcing freelancers, booking for appropriate events and executing their payments within the seasonal budget. Process T&E in a timely manner and within 5% the guidelines.
5. Communication- 5%
Weekly communication with Account Executive regarding business performance & stock conditions. Communication with store management regarding event performance, retail opportunities and training.
6. Monitoring of Stock -5%
Work with Account Executive to identify opportunities with stock levels. Communicate stock needs/concerns and track incoming shipments to ensure timely arrival in store.
7. Training and Development -30%
Coach Beaty Advisors and Retail Support Specialists to increase sales by making sure s/he is fulfilling all the responsibilities. Teach Beaty Advisors & Retail Support Specialists how to maximize productivity by developing selling skills, customer service skills, booking events and product demonstration.
8. Sourcing/hiring/talent assessment-15%
Consistently source and interview candidates for Beaty Advisors & Retail Support Specialists positions. Assure we have the best talent based on brand goal achievement, productivity (SPH, IPT, and AUS), selling skills, client registry level and quality, customer service, etc. Maintain accurate records on Demo system to reflect correct staffing in stores with Demo arrangements.
9. Social Media -5%
Brand Specialists to build their own social profile through organic content and reposting of corporate content a minimum of 3x a week.
Development of Retail Support Specialists on their social channels, providing assets, #tags & calendar to post
Please note: This job description does not list all duties of the job. Employees may be asked by management to perform other duties. The employer has the right to revise this job description at any time.
As an integral part of our culture at L’Oréal, wellness is at our core. We not only offer a generous Benefits Package (Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K), we also offer flexible time off, work from home days, and a pension plan! Additionally, you will have access to company perks such as Makeup, Skincare, and Fragrance! Employees receive a stipend for L'Oréal products as well as VIP Access to L’Oréal’s Internal Shop for Discounted Products, and other perks such as Monthly Mobile Allowance, discounted gym memberships, and ERGs.
Additional Benefits Information As Follows:
Don’t meet every single requirement? At L'Oréal, we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive, and innovative workplace. If you’re excited about this role but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with the qualifications listed in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyways! You may just be the right candidate for this or other roles!
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