Shoppers Drug Mart / Pharmaprix Summer Student, Digital Pharmacy, Health & Wellness Product Development Temporary in Toronto, ON

Shoppers Drug Mart / Pharmaprix

Branch Toronto ON CA

Summer Student, Digital Pharmacy, Health & Wellness Product Development
Toronto, ON

Location: 243 Consumers Road, Toronto, Ontario, M2J 4W8 Take ownership and find more ways to care about our local store owners in a career at Shoppers Drug

Location: 243 Consumers Road, Toronto, Ontario, M2J 4W8

Take ownership and find more ways to care about our local store owners in a career at Shoppers Drug Mart Central Office / Store Support. Provide great service, specific expertise and actionable advice to support Associate-Owners and their staff in delivering the best health, beauty and convenience services to Canadians.

Why this role is important?
You will be responsible for assisting with the Digital Pharmacy initiative and assisting with store and customer adoption. The role will report to the Manager of Digital Pharmacy. You will work with Store Associates, Pharmacy Managers, their Pharmacy Teams, and their customers.

What You’ll Do:
Train to become a subject matter expert for the digital pharmacy product at Shoppers Drug Mart and Loblaws pharmacies.
Coach Pharmacy Store Teams about how to use the product and engage with customers
Set up a weekly plan for conducting in-store coaching sessions
Facilitate an ‘experiential in-store’ marketing setup to educate, encourage, and convert customers to set up a Digital Pharmacy account
Track progress for coaching and customer sign-ups
Support the digital pharmacy team with other duties as required

What You’ll Need:
Working towards a post-secondary education in a related field
Pharmacy students are encouraged, but not required
Ability to effectively communicate with both internal and external stakeholders
Ability to effectively and confidently communicate with a store’s customers
Ability to work independently and in a team setting
Be comfortable with the Pharmacy setting
Be comfortable with Digital Products and Online Accounts
Be outgoing and interested in speaking to customers to sign-up for a service/product
Must be comfortable working with Microsoft Office and SharePoint
Relevant work experience is an asset
Ability to travel within a local market, preferably access to a vehicle (Gas allowance provided)
Flexible hours

Why work at Shoppers Drug Mart?
Acting as consultants, supporting internal customers and the Associate-Owners, you will get experience unique to the retail industry while working for an award-winning national brand. Benefit from a purchase discount program, competitive pay and online learning through SDMU.
Take ownership of your work and find more ways to care about your work, co-workers, customers and community.

How You’ll Succeed:
At Shoppers Drug Mart Inc. , we seek great people to continually strengthen our culture. We believe great people model our values, are authentic, build trust and make connections.
If that sounds like you, and you are open-minded, responsive to change and up to the challenges provided in a fast-paced retail environment, apply today.

Employment Type: Full time

Type of Role: Seasonal (Fixed Term) (Seasonal)

Shoppers Drug Mart Inc. recognizes Canada’s diversity as a source of national pride and strength. We have made it a priority to reflect our nation’s evolving diversity in the products we sell, the people we hire, and the culture we create in our organization. Accommodation is available upon request for applicants with disabilities in the recruitment and assessment process and when hired.
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Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Toronto, ON, CA
Posted on: 2017-04-01
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