Cosmetics Merchandiser PT

Shoppers Drug Mart - Winnipeg, MB (10 months ago)

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2533 Portage Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3J 0P1

Take ownership and find more ways to care about our local store owners in a career at Shoppers Drug Mart Central Office / Store Support. Provide great service, specific expertise and actionable advice to support Associate-Owners and their staff in delivering the best health, beauty and convenience services to Canadians.

Why this role is important?

Maintains efficient flow of merchandise and supports all processes to maximize the selling opportunity for the Cosmetic/beauty BOUTIQUE staff.

Merchandising (Cosmetics Specific)
Pooling Returns (weekly)
Processes Returns (weekly)
DC Tote Put-Away (as required)
Event Set-Up (weekly)
Event Recovery (weekly)
Display/POP Put-Up (weekly)
Maintains/organizes cosmetics, fragrance and dermatological drawers
POG Updates (as required)
Fixtures (as required)
Pricing (as required)
Filling, Facing and Cleaning (daily)
Customer Return Morgue
Cosmetics Lock-Up Maintenance

Merchandising (Broad Base Spectrum )

Organizes backroom product
Ensures product is replenished on shelves in a timely manner
Cycle count – advises appropriate person on stock outs/shortages
Assembles and displays pre-packs
Manages exit strategy and inventory management reports
Manages customer and pre-pack Return Authorization Numbers in a timely manner
Completes all planogram adjustments and changes within provided timelines
Displays signage and talkers accordingly including flyers and corporate markdowns
Advanced skills in MMS and use of the PDT
Expert in assigned areas of product inventory, product placement, expiry dates, promotion, etc.
Maintains operating standard guidelines pertaining to image and trends in store
Ensures product displays are consumer focused and “shoppable”
Works with Front Store Manager and Cosmetic or beautyBOUTIQUE Manager to identify out of stock solutions and order replenishment opportunities

Customer Service

Clean image to the customers in accordance with uniform policy and dress code guidelines (eg. approved uniform and name badge, clean appearance, etc.)
Takes initiative to acknowledge and assist all customers in the aisles and transfer to Cosmetic Staff
Supports the business to maximize the customer’s experience

Loss Prevention

Maintains security of the goods in the backroom in accordance with loss prevention policies and procedures
Maintain security tagging on the designated products, as per Store Standards

Receiving Area

Maintains a neat and organized Cosmetic area in the backroom
Ensures proper documentation is completed with respect to the receiving and return of goods


Complies with all health and safety regulations
Complies with all store policies and procedures
Perform other duties as required such as Cash duties


Previous merchandising or customer service experience
Effective verbal and written communication skills
Customer service oriented
Commitment to providing excellence in Customer Service


Ability to work flexible shifts which may include nights and weekends.
Ability to work in a fragrance filled environment


Ability to lift up to 50 pounds
Ability to climb ladder
Ability to bend and stretch to stock shelves

The above statement reflects the general details considered necessary to describe the principal functions and duties as required for proper evaluation of the job and shall not be construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent in the job.


Why work at Shoppers Drug Mart?

Acting as consultants, supporting internal customers and the Associate-Owners, you will get experience unique to the retail industry while working for an award-winning national brand. Benefit from a purchase discount program, competitive pay and online learning through SDMU.

Take ownership of your work and find more ways to care about your work, co-workers, customers and community.

How You’ll Succeed:
At Shoppers Drug Mart Inc. , we seek great people to continually strengthen our culture. We believe great people model our values, are authentic, build trust and make connections.

If that sounds like you, and you are open-minded, responsive to change and up to the challenges provided in a fast-paced retail environment, apply today.

Employment Type:
Part time

Type of Role:

Shoppers Drug Mart Inc. recognizes Canada's diversity as a source of national pride and strength. We have made it a priority to reflect our nation’s evolving diversity in the products we sell, the people we hire, and the culture we create in our organization. Accommodation is available upon request for applicants with disabilities in the recruitment and assessment process and when hired.

In addition, we believe that compliance with laws is about doing the right thing. Upholding the law is part of our Code of Conduct – it reinforces what our customers and stakeholders expect of us.

Please Note: If you have Employee Self Service (ESS) on Workday, apply to this job via the Workday application.