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Aesop was established in Melbourne in 1987. Our objective has always been to formulate skin, hair and body care products of the finest quality; we investigate widely to source plant-based and laboratory-made ingredients, and use only those with a proven record of safety and efficacy. In each of our unique stores, informed consultants are pleased to introduce our range and to guide your selections.Apply Direct
Aesop has carefully cultivated a work environment in which our employees are constantly challenged to do their best. Our company is determinedly creative, intelligent and progressive, and nurtures these qualities by employing people who share our passionate interest in design, innovation, and incisive enquiry across all fields.
Our organisational culture is entirely unique, distinguished by an uncommon blend of courtesy, cordiality and intellectual energy. We seek those who can bring a wealth of life experience and inspired ideas to our table.
In return, we provide comprehensive induction and training programmes, and encourage an inclusive culture that nurtures enduring professional relationships. We also appreciate the benefits that flow from our employees’ external pursuits.
We raise our bar high at Aesop and never lower it; this is one of the keys to our success and one of the many reasons why people wish to work here. If you would like to join Aesop, we invite you to peruse our current career opportunities.
Purpose of the Role We currently seek a dedicated Retail Consultant to work within our new St. James location, in Edinburgh. The successful applicant will have flexible availability and may be required to work weekends.
We are looking for full time & part time consultants, fixed-term (1 year) position.
In this role, you will consult, serve and prescribe Aesop products to new and existing customers. Ensuring the highest level of service is provided, you will contribute to the financial growth and performance of the store.
You will welcome and host clients with warmth and grace; and have the confidence to demonstrate our products and build hearty customer relationships. You will assist in the maintenance of the store environment and support the Store Manager with the execution of administrative and operational tasks, when required.
The ideal candidate will be detail-oriented, kind, attentive, patient and eager to learn.
To be successful, you will have -
- Previous experience within retail, with products requiring specialist knowledge and demonstration-based sales techniques
- The ability to communicate with warmth, energy and sincerity
- A genuine interest in others
- The capacity to learn about and sell products requiring specialist knowledge
- Strong communication skills that let you converse confidently with clients
- Curiosity and a will to learn and embrace Aesop’s unique approach to customer service
- Ability to work weekends, evenings and holidays as needed
If this sounds like something you may be interested in, please do apply now.