Assistant Studio Manager

Location: Kelowna, BC
Wage: $16 - $18 depending on experience 

Do you love harnessing teams? Are you ready for your own award worthy supporting role? 

portia-ella is looking for a career driven Assistant Studio Manager that's prepared to support the Studio Manager in team building, cultivating relationships and generating sales.

Our Assistant Studio Managers  carry out exciting strategies that grow their team, enhance their personal connection to people, and cultivate relationships that last inside and outside of the studio.

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Our employees IMPACT portia-ella and our industry every day

With your creativity and fresh outlook, you are ready to challenge the status quo and bring forward new ideas.
You are the goldilocks we are looking for of manager and support.  Ready to take direction and also able to recognize when to push back, you're a team member and a team leader. 

You are educated on all things portia-ella; products and services, the ethical beauty industry, and have strong health and wellness knowledge.

You are an ethical and clean advocate that knows how to connect, you are positioned perfectly to cultivate your team and meet the challenges in front of you. You work alongside the Studio Manager

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You are an expert and share your knowledge

You inspire clients to upgrade their skincare and makeup routine to ethical brands at portia-ella

Contribute positively to team goals and efforts through the art of sales and community building

Ensuring all store operations are completed effectively and timely

Maintain a visually beautiful, clean and well-stocked studio

Represent portia-ella and yourself with gratitude and pride

Develop a wide range of skin knowledge (rosacea, acne, age spots, sensitivities, redness, etc.)


You make it easy for clients to find what they need, when they need it. To do this efficiently:

Keep an eye on inventory and customer purchasing trends

Actively participate in all merchandising activities including, but not limited to: stock maintenance (restock shelves; and monitor stock for easy product replenishment).

Become Familiar with tools and tech used in store including Shopify POS, Stock keeping apps and communication tools

Organize and keep the studio clean, take care of the plants (they need love too)

Support staff training and recognize areas of improvement

What We Offer

A supportive and Collaborative work environment

Personalized growth opportunities for your career goals and individualized skillset

Information and training from industry leaders, founders and experts

Discounts, product perks, sales incentives, and workshops

Competitive benefits package including eyecare and mental health support

A tangible effect on the Canadian economy and consumers by encouraging sustainable choices

A kick-A$# brand to be a part of

We cultivate beauty, and this involves hearing from our teams about what clients are asking for and need from us. We’re a young growing brand! In other words, we’re a small team and we work collaboratively, giving you the opportunity to make a bigger impact on the business and find your fit within the industry.

Apply via email please indicate the position and city you are applying for in your email subject with a cover letter and resume to career@portia-ella.ca

Portia-ella is an equal opportunity employer and values inclusivity. We hire based on personality, ability, and desire