We are currently recruiting for the position of Retail Sales Associate – Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique for Disney Cruise Line.
Serve as a Fairy Godmother-apprentice/Coachman or veteran Pirate and magically transform guests into a princess, knight and/or pirate within the onboard Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique / Pirate’s League; based on package purchase, transformations can include lustrous hairstyles, shimmering makeup, fanciful nails, beard, scar, tattoo, and/or face gem application, themed costumes, earrings, and eye patches. Complete transformations to the highest possible standard through use of correct techniques for hair styling, nail painting, and make-up application. Support other onboard retail locations and proactively sell ship/island merchandise in fixed and mobile retail locations; product focus could include but is not limited to DCL specialty merchandise, onboard art program, duty free products, liquor, tobacco, perfumes, jewelry, and princess, knight, pirate and/or glitter/glow makeover experiences. Maintain daily cleanliness of shop floor, display tables and windows, and stockrooms. Maintain fully stocked shelves in merchandise locations; restock when needed.
Minimum two years recent experience in retail or sales
Experience and knowledge of hair, make-up and/or nail application strongly desired; cosmetology experience a plus
Strong Disney knowledge
Interest and ability to create a “wow” guest experience
Demonstrate enthusiasm and passion for the Disney product, characters and story telling
Able to story tell and portray the role of Fairy Godmother-in-training/Coachman or a veteran Pirate for several hours at a time
Knowledge in duty free and VAT strongly desired
Experience and knowledge of managing inventory
Experience and knowledge in fine and costume jewelry, watches, perfume, cosmetics, liquor, and/or tobacco strongly desired
Experience and knowledge of art and silent auctions desired
Experience in a cashless sales system strongly desired
Knowledge of latest trends and styles and retail as a whole
Strong understanding of sales in a busy, fast-paced environment
Ability to demonstrate a passion and strong, ongoing focus towards exceeding Guest satisfaction and sales goals in order to exceed incentive targets which impacts the individual, team and overall
Ability to lift 40 lbs
This is a shipboard role
Be genuinely interested in a career at sea and willing to live and work onboard a Disney Cruise Line vessel
Be willing to follow and perform safety role, emergency responsibilities and associated responsibilities as specified in the ship Assembly Plan
Be willing to uphold the general safety management responsibilities as specified in the Safety Management System in areas and operations under their control
If applicable, be willing to share a confined cabin with other crew members and appreciative of working and living in a multicultural environment that has strict rules and regulations
Have a valid passport and C1/D Seaman’s visa (DCL will provide you with documents to obtain this)
Complete a pre-employment medical
Obtain a criminal background check
Bring approved work shoes
Disney Cruise Line is a drug-free workplace. All new hires are required to undergo drug/alcohol testing within the first week onboard and throughout their contracts. Failure to pass the drug/alcohol testing will result in immediate termination.
A leader in the cruise industry, Disney Cruise Line provides a setting where families can reconnect, adults can recharge and children can experience all the magic that Disney has to offer. Guests can sail out of ports around the world on exciting itineraries to the Caribbean, Bahamas, Alaska and Europe, among others. Aboard the fleet of four ships – the Disney Magic, Disney Wonder, Disney Dream and Disney Fantasy – and Disney’s private island paradise in the Bahamas – Castaway Cay, crew members provide guests with unparalleled service, enchanting storytelling and immersive family entertainment that only Disney can deliver.
About The Walt Disney Company:
The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.
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