MAC Retail Artist


MAC Retail Artist – Truworths Riverside (PPT -124 Hours)
The Estée Lauder Companies – South Africa

Key Roles and Responsibilities

Customer Service & Sales
Provide welcoming, personal, professional service to all customers at all times.
Demonstrate effective communication skills, listen to the customer, ask questions, investigate preferences and make the experience interactive.
Suggest groups of appropriate products and colours to meet and exceed customer’s needs.
Assist customers with product and services selection and information.
Perform professional and appropriate makeup applications to achieve the look the customer desires.
Inform customers of available services, M.A.C consciousness programs and philosophies.
Obtain customer data for M.A.C addict book or other client list as required.
Meet your individual responsibility for your appropriate contribution to the team’s goals in terms of service, sales and company objectives.
Adhere to current “good counter practices”.
Give great internal customer service and develop good working relationships with colleagues.
Be punctual and manage time on counter effectively.
Keep informed about products, company information and store information.
Actively participate in store theme days, events and new product launches.
Achieve Skills Certification requirements.
Actively participate in M.A.C training sessions and partnered store mandatory training sessions.
Assist in Inventory Management
Assist daily in stock and hygiene supplies replenishment and maintain appropriate levels throughout the day.
Communicate low on stock and out of stocks to the Retail Manager.
Assist in the proper rotation of stock
Maintaining work environment
Actively participate in cleaning displayer units, tools and testers throughout the day, and more thoroughly at night to prepare for next day’s business.
Maintain a clean and organized work area.
Maintain tester units in proper schematic order, replace products once authorized by manager.
Replace any broken or damaged products authorized bynManager.
Maintain proper placement and condition of merchandise on counter, in stock rooms and all stock holding areas.
Inform management of any store maintenance or Health and Safety issues which might lead to accidents.
Administrative Assistance Activities
Assist with inventory counts.
Be responsible for booking demos and lessons.
Adhere to proper security procedures regarding handling of cash and assets



Grade 12
Retail Cosmetics Experience
Ability to work retail hours

Key Personal Characteristics

Excellent Communicate a passion for the brand
Outgoing and competitive
Be able to work in a team – collaborates and shares information
Persistent with a high level of energy and enthusiasm
Well groomed
Focused on the customer and her needs
Ability to work in a retail environment
Follows the company’s time keeping and attendance policy at all times.
Achieve all Brands key performance indicators and targets
Provides high touch service to all customers at all times to deliver personalized service dependent on customer’s needs across all generations and all ethnicities
Fosters excellent working relationships on counter and with the wider business and retailer.
Drive transactions by proactively promoting new products and additional tasks.
Achieves the brand expectation for appointment and bookings.

Job: Retail – Store
Primary Location: Europe, Middle East, Africa-ZA-
Job Type: Standard
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: 1st (Day) Shift
Job Number: 2014305