Beauty Consultant

CVS Health
 Paramus, NJ

Job Description

It is a great time to join the beauty retail division of CVS Health, as Americas leading retail pharmacy with more than 8,000 stores and continuing to grow. We are seeking a talented, sales oriented, Professional Beauty Consultant who is passionate about the beauty industry and believes the customer experience should be top notch. We have partnered with Glamsquad, a revolutionary beauty services provider, to bring beauty services to our customers in-store. As a CVS Professional Beauty Consultant, you will evaluated and trained by the Glamsquad Beauty Professional community and work closely with Glamsquad regional experts. CVS customers will experience your passion for beauty as you share the latest beauty trends and techniques through beauty services and sales.

As a Professional Beauty Consultant you are excited about all things beauty! You will be responsible for the end-to-end experience in the Beauty Department and will provide hair styling, makeup applications, ear piercing and personalized product advice. You will greet and provide friendly, knowledgeable, sales service to every customer who enters the beauty zone of the store and strive to build the best, personalized experience and basket for each customer.

Customer Sales Experience

Seek out customers to ensure they have an amazing beauty advisor experience through personalized sales service based on customer needs, productive upselling and suggestive selling, as well as subsequent follow-up contact to build lasting relationships.

Engage in conversation with each customer as they enter the beauty zone; listen to and be sensitive of the information shared by the customer, be cognizant of their needs and provide specialized sales advice.

Maneuver in a conversation to stimulate a different thought process. This means you are confident and comfortable using your verbal skills to generate sales.

Be the brand expert by answering customer questions in detail with product knowledge to produce the largest sales basket possible.

Performing Services

Represent both the CVS and GSQ by Glamsquad brands when interacting with customers and uphold the highest standards of service.

Perform Hair and Makeup services: blowouts, hairstyling and full or partial makeup application (lip and/or eye enhancement)

Perform Ear Piercing services (training and certification to be provided)

Educate beauty customers by demonstrating proper product usage, highlighting features and benefits to help drive purchase conversion.

Manage time effectively between consultations, scheduled services and walk in clients.

Routinely provide product applications with guests, utilizing provided application tools and testers.

Display current and active Cosmetology license during all working hours as mandated by the state.


Discuss CVS services, Beauty Club programs and invite customers to special, in store events and/or explain current promotions to close the sale of products and services produce the largest sales basket possible.

Create and maintain product displays, end caps and display special promotional materials in support of key brand, corporate and local advertising efforts.

Participate in and represent CVS at sales programs and/or events that positively impact business

Maintain a beautiful and clean zone by keeping your assigned area well-stocked, well-merchandised and compliant with hygiene standards for a positive shopping experience.

Ensure that all CVS tester sanitation, hazardous waste disposal and product demo tool cleansing policies are executed in a timely and compliant manner.

Compete with yourself to beat service & sales goals

Participate in ongoing sales, service and trend training with CVS and Glamsquad to ensure knowledge and skills are modern and current.

Maintain a professional appearance in compliance with company guidelines at all times.

Be our customers Beauty Expert by being plugged-in to all of the latest beauty trends and techniques. Be a beauty enthusiast!

Why Youll Love Working Here!

Exposure to the latest and greatest product in the industry through brand interaction, training and more.

Gratis. Everyone loves free samples! You will get to take home lots of great products to try out.

Fun filled days at the CVS Annual tradeshow. Aspire to be one of the top Pro Beauty Consultants to earn an invitation to the annual tradeshow. The day is full of learning, demonstrations and surprises!

You will be helping people on their path to better health. When people feel good about themselves that translates to the rest of their lives, and you will make an impact!

Required Qualifications

Must possess a current and valid Cosmetology License in the state in which you will be working

Must maintain an active Cosmetologist license at all times in the state you are employed and ensure it is present during working hours as mandated by that state

Experience and proficiency in both hair styling and makeup application

Ability to perform ear piercing after training is provided

Must pass Glamsquad skills assessment to measure hair styling and makeup application abilities

Sales oriented or interested in Sales

Ability to use sales data with product/brand knowledge to meet sales and beauty service goals

Strong interpersonal, organizational and communication skills

Goal-driven, with an ability to multi-task

Ability to work independently and as an integral part of a team in a fast-paced environment, handling multiple priorities and quickly learning new procedures

Available to work at a CVS store and travel to sales programs and events as needed

Available to work a flexible retail schedule, which may include mornings, evenings, weekends, extended hours and Peak Hours

Nevada Consultants applicants must provide confirmation of a MAKEUP ARTIST REGISTRATION/ THREADER REGISTRATION issued from the state of Nevada

In specific CVS stores, we require bi-lingual beauty advisors that can speak to customers in both English and Spanish.

Must be at least 18 years old

COVID Requirements

CVS Health requires its Colleagues to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (including any booster shots if required), where allowable under the law, unless they are approved for a reasonable accommodation based on disability, medical condition, or religious belief that prevents them from being vaccinated.

If you are vaccinated, you are required to have received at least one COVID-19 shot prior to your first day of employment and to provide proof of your vaccination status within the first 10 days of your employment. For the two COVID-19 shot regimen, you will be required to provide proof of your second COVID-19 shot within the first 45 days of your employment. In some states and roles, you may be required to provide proof of full vaccination before you can begin to actively work. Failure to provide timely proof of your COVID-19 vaccination status will result in the termination of your employment with CVS Health.

If you are unable to be fully vaccinated due to disability, medical condition, or religious belief, you will be required to apply for a reasonable accommodation within the first 10 days of your employment in order to remain employed with CVS Health. As a part of this process, you will be required to provide information or documentation about the reason you cannot be vaccinated. In some states and roles, you may be required to have an approved reasonable accommodation before you can begin to actively work. If your request for an accommodation is not approved, then your employment may be terminated.

Preferred Qualifications

Prior beauty sales experience

Current knowledge of products and brands

Strong passion for beauty

High school diploma or equivalent

Physical Requirements

Stand and move throughout the store in order to provide excellent customer service, including providing services and beauty consulting, and perform other task work such as stocking and facing product displays and updating advertising promotions

Able to stoop, kneel or crouch, and able to reach or grasp objects, including objects on lower shelves

Able to perform duties requiring manual dexterity (e.g., hair styling, makeup applications, ear piercing)

Physical abilities to support the Required Qualifications listed above.


High school diploma or equivalent preferred

Business Overview

At CVS Health, we are joined in a common purpose: helping people on their path to better health. We are working to transform health care through innovations that make quality care more accessible, easier to use, less expensive and patient-focused. Working together and organizing around the individual, we are pioneering a new approach to total health that puts people at the heart.

We strive to promote and sustain a culture of diversity, inclusion and belonging every day. CVS Health is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate in recruiting, hiring or promotion based on race, ethnicity, sex/gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability or protected veteran status or on any other basis or characteristic prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local law. We proudly support and encourage people with military experience (active, veterans, reservists and National Guard) as well as military spouses to apply for CVS Health job opportunities.

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Clinical Licensure Required


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Business Area

CVS Caremark

Location - State/City

NJ - Paramus

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Street Address

1000 Bergen Town Center





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United States

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