OaklandRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Oakland jobs

Counselor

Company: Pharmaca Integrative Pharmacy
Location: Oakland
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

WELLNESS COUNSELOR / MOD

Part-time **24-32 Hours/Wk**

Now hiring at 5729 College Ave, Oakland, CA 94618

Are you passionate about health and wellness? Is educating others one of your strengths? Are you interested in opportunities to connect with your community and to build your practice?

Our Wellness Counselors are what differentiate Pharmaca Integrative Pharmacy from any other business. We rely on our Counselors to share their knowledge and training with our customers and to support them in making educated health and wellness purchases, curtailing to the clients' individual needs. This position grants the opportunity to connect with your community and to build your own private practice. Additionally, you'll work with brands including Garden of Life, Jarrow Formulas, Nordic Naturals, Thorne Research and more. As everyone in the store operates as one team, our Counselors also assist with merchandising, stocking and providing support as needed across all channels.

Our unique Wellness Counselor/Manager on Duty position grants you with the opportunity to be an integrative ambassador in our store in addition to boosting your retail management skills. This role allows you to connect with your community and to build up your own private practice. Our Wellness Counselor MOD's strive to share and provide training to coworkers, thereby moving us towards the "one medicine" model and increasing/driving sales. Sales skills are important to succeed in this role and having the ability to connect with a wide variety of audiences is essential.

As a Wellness Counselor, you'll work on the retail floor where you can engage with customers, share your knowledge and allocate health and wellness solutions. You'll work with brands including Garden of Life, Jarrow Formulas, Nordic Naturals, Thorne Research and more. As we're all one team, you'll learn how to merchandise, stock, order and handle other retail responsibilities in addition to being on the sales floor. You'll work collaboratively with our Retail Store Managers to foster a learning environment for customers and team members.

Our ideal candidates will have:

+ Extensive experience and knowledge in area of expertise (i.e. herbal medicine, homeopathy, naturopathic medicine, nutrition, traditional Chinese medicine, etc.)

+ Ability to collaborate with our traditional pharmacy

+ Confidence in speaking with customers while staying within DSHEA Guidelines

+ Experience operating a point of sale system

+ Flexibility in scheduling, including availability for some evenings and weekend

We offer our Team Members:

+ Health benefits (for those working 30 hours/week) and 401k

+ Bonus plan

+ Continuing education directly from vendors

+ Educational reimbursement

+ Transportation assistance

+ TM discounts

+ Bragging rights for working at the most forward thinking retail space/pharmacy in the country

Sound like a fit? Send us your info!

Apply online at pharmaca.com/careers

or visit our store located at 5729 College Ave, Oakland, CA 94618

EOE

ID: 2021-4598

Street: 5729 College Ave.

Keywords: Pharmaca Integrative Pharmacy, Oakland , Counselor, Other , Oakland, California

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest California jobs by following @recnetCA on Twitter!

Oakland RSS job feeds