Wellness Warehouse

Established in 2007, Wellness Warehouse is the combined inspiration of brothers Sean & Carlos Gomes. 
Sean is a medical doctor with a passion for preventative health and Carlos is a pioneer and health-obsessed visionary with a lifetime of retail experience. 
With their combined skills in retail and medicine they created the first store in South Africa with the sole purpose of offering a comprehensive list of health and wellness products to help you to live life well.

Full time
Wellness Warehouse Plattekloof Road, Cape Farms, Cape Town, South Africa
We have an exciting opening for a Health Consultant to join our store in Plattekloof, Cape Town. The successful incumbent should be passionate about their health profession and therefore keen on regular self-development, with the ability to easily pick up new learnings. Someone who has the drive/motivation for Sales, is highly personable - with a customer-focused approach and will personify the Wellness Warehouse Brand at all times. You must have a genuine interest in leading a healthy lifestyle. Main Responsibilities will include, but not be limited to: Consulting with customers on the floor to assist them in finding the best health products for their needs Performing a sales function and providing excellent product knowledge to drive sales Assisting with merchandising, stock management, housekeeping and other on the job tasks as and where required May be required to act as second in control of store when management is not available Various other duties as and when reasonably required Minimum Requirements: Relevant Qualification in one of the following: BSC Complimentary Health Sciences (BCM) BSC Complimentary Medicine BCM (CMA) BSC Complimentary Medicine BCM (NAT) BSC Complimentary Medicine BCM (PHYTO) BSC Complimentary Medicine BCM (TIBB) BSC ( hons ) Nutritional Science OR 5+ years’ experience in Sales, preferably within the Wellness industry and Completed formal supplier training in Metagenics and/or Solgar We invite all suitably experienced applicants to submit a concise CV with a letter of motivation
24 Jul, 2019
Full time
Wellness Warehouse Cape Town, South Africa
Wellness Warehouse is currently looking for a dynamic, experienced and skilled individual to join our Operations Team as a Store Manager for looking after 2 of our stores, Seapoint and St Johns, in Cape Town. The successful incumbent will have a strong retail background, be able to lead by example and really embrace all things health. Main Responsibilities will include, but not be limited to: Planning, leading, organising and controlling all aspects of the branch as a business unit functioning as a profit centre. Implementing and managing team rosters and ensuring store is correctly staffed according to store organogram. Ensuring policies and procedures are communicated, understood and adhered to. Ensuring that the standards (in & outside) of general housekeeping, merchandising, signage and team uniforms are constantly reflecting the professional image of the company. Ensuring branch and departments’ targets and budgets are met with relevance to turnover, gross profit, stock holding ratios and profitability. Assisting Buying with feedback to ensure products are correctly priced as dictated by the market. Following merchandising guidelines and managing stock accordingly. Managing shrinkage in store and implementing processes to minimise shrinkage. Ensuring store opening and closing procedures are adhered to. Ensuring a healthy and safe team and customer environment Placing orders, managing stock and capturing invoices Carrying out 8 week cycle stock count Investigating stock adjustments, waste, unders/overs and any other store discipline discrepancies Interacting with support office to bring marketing and merchandising efforts to light in stores Attending monthly management meetings and participating in collaborative discussions/feedback. Customer service and sales Various other duties as and when reasonably required Minimum Requirements: An avid interest in the Wellness industry Relevant business management qualification 5 years Retail experience in a Managerial Position in an FMCG environment Strong computer literacy skills Financial Skills Strong administrative and numeracy skills Excellent interpersonal skills We invite all suitably experienced applicants to submit a concise CV with a letter of motivation
24 Jul, 2019
Full time
Wellness Warehouse Cape Town, South Africa
We are looking for a Product Technologist to join our Merchandise Team based at the Support Office in our Flagship Kloof Store, Cape Town. The successful respondent should personify the Wellness Warehouse Brand at all times and have a genuine interest in leading a healthy lifestyle. Reporting to the Merchandise Managers, you will be responsible to ensure that all products stocked at Wellness Warehouse are aligned to the Wellness product standards and to assist Wellness to be leaders in the healthy living industry. Main Responsibilities will include, but not be limited to: Accountable for the assessment of all new products (checking formulation, ingredients, packaging, labels, supplier manufacturing process). Ensure product ranges meet the Wellness product criteria. Responsible for inspecting the quality, safety & legality of all merchandise & suppliers before product is listed. Ensure all products are being produced ethically & all raw ingredients have full traceability. Investigate all product claims & request all certifications. Ensure Wellness’s ingredients policy is reviewed & updated as needed. Project manage the Own Brand & Private Label development process & ensure all deadlines are achieved. The Own Brand development process will entail ensuring the highest quality products are ethically sourced, the traceability of all ingredients & that the supplier’s manufacturing facilities adhere to GMPs. Evaluate future new opportunities to leverage Wellness Own Brand as well as improve existing products. Manage all customer queries, relating to the quality assurance of products. Manage all supplier interactions, relating to quality control & good manufacturing practices. Develop product bulletins on all new products launched. Responsible for the product training of all stores’ team members on Wellness Own Brand & Private Label ranges Research trends within the wellness industry & keep the merchandise department informed on local and international trends to ensure that we are is at the forefront of innovation Minimum Requirements: BSc Food Science, BSc Dietetics, BSc Nutrition, BTech Food Technology 1 years’ previous experience working in the field Previous exposure to retail (preferred) Computer literacy in Microsoft Office programs Strong written and oral communication skills People-orientated and team player A keen interest in latest nutrition & food science research and labelling legislation Multi-tasker with excellent time-management skills Professional approach to maintaining supplier relationships We invite all suitably experienced applicants to submit a concise CV with a letter of motivation
24 Jul, 2019
Part time
Wellness Warehouse Pretoria, South Africa
We are looking for a Flexi Health Consultant to join our Pretoria Team on a Part-Time basis, and willing to work in any of the Pretoria Stores. The successful incumbent should be passionate about their health profession and therefore keen on regular self-development, with the ability to easily pick up new learnings. Someone who has the drive/motivation for Sales, is highly personable - with a customer-focused approach and will personify the Wellness Warehouse Brand at all times. You must have a genuine interest in leading a healthy lifestyle. A key function of the role is to assist when permanent team members are unavailable, thus you will need to be available on short notice and willing to work shifts and weekends. Main Responsibilities will include, but not be limited to: Consulting with customers on the floor to assist them in finding the best health products for their needs Performing a sales function and providing excellent product knowledge to drive sales Assisting with merchandising, stock management, housekeeping and other on the job tasks as and where required May be required to act as second in control of store when management is not available Various other duties as and when reasonably required Minimum Requirements: Relevant Qualification in one of the following: BSC Complimentary Health Sciences (BCM) BSC Complimentary Medicine BCM (CMA) BSC Complimentary Medicine BCM (NAT) BSC Complimentary Medicine BCM (PHYTO) BSC Complimentary Medicine BCM (TIBB) BSC (hons) Nutritional Science OR 5+ years’ experience in Sales, preferably within the Wellness industry and Completed formal supplier training in Metagenics and/or Solgar We invite all suitably experienced applicants to submit a concise CV with a letter of motivation
24 Jul, 2019
Contract
Wellness Warehouse Waterfront, V & A Waterfront, Cape Town, South Africa
Wellness Warehouse, an innovative “Health, Wellness & Lifestyle” Retailer  is looking to employ a competent individual to join our Café team at our store in the Waterfront. The successful incumbent must be interpersonally strong, have the relevant background, be able to multi-task and live the Wellness lifestyle Minimum Requirements, Skills and Expectations: Grade 12 & Barista Certificate Have knowledge and experience as a Barista and Latte Art Making of fresh juice and smoothies would be advantageous Must have stock counting experience and basic mathematical skills Well spoken, understanding of English and Afrikaans Take pride in personal appearance and hygiene Be proactive and creative Should be able to up sell Be customer service orientated and a people’s person, should be able to build relationships Must be able to work under pressure and be able to multitask Must be solution driven Assertive and deadline driven Be flexible, able to work shifts and over weekends Suitably experienced individuals are invited to submit a concise CV and a motivational letter
24 Jul, 2019