Health & Beauty Manager

  • Virgin Active
  • Brighton, UK
  • Sep 30, 2018
Full time Leisure and Sport

Job Description

Are you interested in Beauty and Luxury? Are you able to give a Red hot service to our Members? Do you want Uncapped Commissions on Treatments and Retail Product Sales?

Our health club spas offer a fantastic range of spa treatments for both members and non-members including high end industry brand Espa, for face and body treatments, Lycon waxing, Jessica nails and St Tropez tanning services; all delivered by a friendly and welcoming team.

Your job:

  • Ensure the H&B Team deliver exceptional health and beauty treatments to the highest standard, working alongside them to provide treatments when required.
  • Drive staff to promote sales of products and services, ensuring targets are met and knowledgeable aftercare advice is given.
  • Day to day management and promotion of the H&B function, including line management of the team.
  • Ensure the hygiene and brand standards are consistently met and communicated.
  • Understand and be mindful of data protection; ensuring client information is handled correctly.
  • Communicate across the wider Club and H&B teams, holding regular department meetings and briefings.
  • Accountable for successfully delivering financial & departmental KPIs, department Health Checks and audits.
  • Represent the department and be an ambassador for the Virgin Active brand; use local knowledge to organise promotional events and activities in and out of club.

Your commitment:

This role is full time, Maternity cover working 40 hours per week. Flexibility is required to meet the needs of the business; specific shift patterns include earlies, lates and weekends.

What we can’t live without:

You are a versatile beauty therapist with strong interpersonal skills and previous retail experience, passionate about delivering memorable and outstanding pampering service.

  • NVQ Level 2 or 3 in Beauty Therapist or equivalent qualification
  • Previous beauty therapy or salon management experience is desirable, but not essential, while ESPA, Murad, Jessica and St Tropez experience is an advantage.
  • Industry knowledge is preferable, although product training is provided.
  • Excellent administration, computer and communication skills and experience of dealing with complaints politely and efficiently.
  • Advanced people management skills, organisational flair and strong numeracy & literacy skills.
  • Proficiency in using a computer with the confidence to learn new systems & databases quickly.

The Perks:

Why not master your trade in a diverse and fun environment, we’ll support you in this great new challenge with coaching and development every step of the way. Also, to reward your hard work you’ll get:

  • Flexible working hours; have a life outside the salon!
  • Competitive industry pay
  • uncapped monthly commission based on spa Revenue performance
  • Dedicated line manager, there to support and promote your development
  • Complimentary gym membership for you and a buddy
  • Discount on loads of Virgin products and services
  • 30 days holiday (pro rata) including bank holidays
  • Bonus birthday day off - an extra day off to celebrate your birthday however you see fit!