Stylist/ Educator

Dyson Inc - Fairfax, VA (30+ days ago)3.7


Part-Time Stylist

Work Hours: Saturday & Sunday 10am - 6pm

Location: Tysons Corner, VA

Requirements: Licensed hair stylist in VA

We Offer:

  • Competitive Base Salary
  • Dyson Bonus Program
  • Equipment to Ownership Program
  • Employee Equipment Purchase Program
  • 401K Match

Purpose of position:

We are seeking licensed beauty enthusiasts with a passion for innovative technology to represent our brand as a Dyson Stylist. You will specialize in delivering an exciting and compelling experience primarily focused on our hair dryer – Supersonic. Stylists are responsible for delivering hands-on demonstrations that include styling and relationship building with our customers while achieving specified goals.

The Beauty Specialist will be responsible for creating shopper experiences that defy convention and are unique and new. Your love for technology and design means you will know each Dyson product inside and out and will be the first to learn, share, and inspire your customers through a best in class experience.

Market Overview:

Three years ago 80% of Dyson’s business was full-sized vacuum cleaners. Today, its digital motor powered cordless vacuums, robots, Airblade hand dryers, bladeless fans, humidifiers, purifiers, and heaters are powering its growth in 75 countries around the world. 2015 saw the addition of Jake Dyson Light to the portfolio, and in April 2016 Dyson took its biggest leap yet, revolutionizing the world of Beauty with the launch of the Dyson Supersonic™ Hairdryer.

Dyson is rapidly expanding; in its new and core categories, and across all of its global markets. The next four years are going to be Dyson’s biggest and busiest yet. We have huge growth plans for our Direct Retail portfolio which include Global Flagship, Local Flagship, and boutique stores where the Store Manager and their team will be responsible for creating a seamless and consistent Dyson Experience to capture the hearts and minds of our owners. We are looking for creativity, a free thinker, and someone who knows how to use their retail space to educate and excite people about technology and our machines.

Function Overview:

Our Retail Sales teams epitomise the entrepreneurial spirit that has defined Dyson since day one: ambitious, commercially savvy, and strategically agile. We work with some of the world’s biggest retailers, implementing the most profitable long-term business plans and driving innovative ways to put our technology into more hands. It requires managing multiple networks of Dyson people. And overseeing many different retail areas – from in-store fixtures to online activation. It takes ownership, courage and tough negotiations. Being constantly driven to see clearer solutions and drive better sales.

Accountabilities:

  • Ability to work a varied schedule including nights, weekends, and holidays as needed
  • Ability to lift, push or pull up to 30lbs
  • Ability to stand on your feet for up to eight hours at a time

Experience and Education

  • HS Diploma or GED required
  • Must be licensed to style hair in VA
  • Ability to understand the Dyson brand and uphold its integrity
  • High standards of personal appearance & professional behavior
  • Must be a highly motivated, enthusiastic team player, driven by exceeding our sales performance aspirations and creating an innovative customer experience
  • Energetic and outgoing personality with effective communication skills

Requirements

  • Ability to work weekends, weekdays, holidays and as business dictates
  • High standards of personal appearance
  • Must have a professional demeanor
  • Ability to understand the Dyson brand and uphold its integrity at all times
  • Strong communication and presentation skills essential
  • Charismatic and outgoing personality

Leading Self:

  • Attuned – Being emotionally smart
  • Fighter – Getting the best result
  • Architect – Creating the climate for success

Dyson is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $17.50 /hour