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Merchandise Host/ess - Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique

Apply Now Apply Later Job ID 621325BR Location United States Business Disney Cruise Line Date posted Feb. 07, 2019

Job Summary:


At Disney Cruise Line, you can set sail on the job opportunity of a lifetime! Disney Cruise Line has established itself as a world-renowned leader in hospitality and entertainment, and has been recognized as the top cruise line for families. Our crew members bring the magic to life to deliver exceptional guest service and create family-friendly fun onboard the Disney Magic, Disney Wonder, Disney Dream, Disney Fantasy, and on our private island paradise in the Bahamas – Castaway Cay! With incredible itineraries that visit exciting destinations around the world, crew and Officers can chart the course for an unforgettable adventure with Disney Cruise Line. Ongoing training and development allows our crew to continuously learn and grow personally and professionally, and Disney Cruise Line offers a unique opportunity for those looking to grow, excel and work for one of the most innovative and welcoming companies in the world. Apply today to Embark on Your Career and Navigate Your Future!

Responsibilities:

  • Serve as a Fairy Godmother-in-training or veteran Pirate and magically transform guests into a princess, knight and/or pirate within the onboard Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique / Pirate’s League; based on package purchase, transformations can include lustrous hairstyles, shimmering makeup, fanciful nails, beard, scar, tattoo, and/or face gem application, themed costumes, earrings, and eye patches
  • Complete transformations to the highest possible standard through use of correct techniques for hair styling, nail painting and make-up application
  • Support other onboard retail locations and proactively sell ship/island merchandise in fixed and mobile retail locations; product focus could include but is not limited to DCL specialty merchandise, onboard art program, duty free products, liquor, tobacco, perfumes, jewelry, and princess, knight, pirate and/or glitter/glow makeover experiences
  • Maintain daily cleanliness of shop floor, display tables and windows, and stockrooms
  • Maintain fully stocked shelves in merchandise locations; restock when needed
  • Ensure a clean, efficient, neatly organized stock room
  • Perform accurate inventory counts (mark up, mark down, etc.)
  • Receive, log, and unload all merchandise that boards the vessel in preparation for each cruise
  • Assist in the ordering of merchandise through Simba (Disney inventory management system)
  • Support daily promotions such as purchase with purchase and special events and themed activities
  • Assist with price adjustments, floor moves, and receiving merchandise stock
  • Consistently ensure sales targets are met and/or exceeded

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum two years recent experience in retail or sales
  • Experience and knowledge of hair, make-up and/or nail application strongly desired; cosmetology experience a plus
  • Strong Disney knowledge
  • Interest and ability to create a “wow” guest experience
  • Demonstrate enthusiasm and passion for the Disney product, characters and story telling
  • Able to story tell and portray the role of Fairy Godmother-in-training/Coachman or a veteran Pirate for several hours at a time
  • Ability to lift 40 pounds
  • Be at least 21 years of age
  • Be able to speak, read and write fluent English
  • Willingness to live and work onboard one of our vessels for a certain length of time (based on position)
  • Be able to work a seven-day, 70-84 hour week with limited time off
  • Be able to adhere to Disney Cruise Line appearance guidelines
  • Agree to share a cabin with other crew members
  • Enjoy working in a high-volume, fast-paced, guest-service oriented environment
  • Be flexible with your work schedule, job duties and work locations
  • Appreciate diversity among guests and crew

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge in duty free and VAT strongly desired
  • Experience and knowledge of managing inventory
  • Experience and knowledge in fine and costume jewelry, watches, perfume, cosmetics, liquor, and/or tobacco strongly desired
  • Experience and knowledge of art and silent auctions desired
  • Experience in a cashless sales system strongly desired

Additional Information:

This is a SHIPBOARD role.

Applicants must:

  • Be genuinely interested in a career at sea and willing to live and work onboard a Disney Cruise Line vessel
  • Be committed to the position you are applying for at least 2-3 contracts before a transfer or promotion
  • Be willing to follow and perform safety role, emergency duties and/or associated responsibilities as specified in the ship Assembly Plan
  • Be willing and able to uphold the general safety management responsibilities specified in the Safety Management System in areas and operations under their control
  • Be willing to follow and embrace United States Public Health requirements and guidelines as well as Environmentality requirements and Company practices
  • Be willing to share a cabin with other crew members and appreciative of working and living in a multi-cultural environment
  • Be comfortable living in a confined space with strict rules and regulations
  • Adhere to a structured lifestyle, personally and professionally

Your Responsibilities:

  • Have a valid passport and C1/D Seaman's visa (DCL will provide you with documents to obtain this)
  • Complete a pre-employment medical
  • Obtain a criminal background check
  • Bring approved work shoes

**Disney Cruise Line is a drug-free workplace. All new hires are required to undergo drug/alcohol testing within the first week onboard and throughout their contracts. Failure to pass the drug/alcohol testing will result in immediate termination.



About Disney Cruise Line:

A leader in the cruise industry, Disney Cruise Line provides a setting where families can reconnect, adults can recharge and children can experience all the magic that Disney has to offer. Guests can sail out of ports around the world on exciting itineraries to the Caribbean, Bahamas, Alaska and Europe, among others. Aboard the fleet of four ships – the Disney Magic, Disney Wonder, Disney Dream and Disney Fantasy – and Disney’s private island paradise in the Bahamas - Castaway Cay, crew members provide guests with unparalleled service, enchanting storytelling and immersive family entertainment that only Disney can deliver.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with Magical Cruise Company, Limited, which is part of a business segment we call Disney Cruise Line.

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