Makeup Specialist

Makeup/Retail Specialist

Norcostco, Inc.



  • Norcostco is a national theatrical services and retail company with markets in Costume Rental, Equipment Rental, Makeup Sales, Technical Sales, and Technical Installation.
  • Norcostco is looking for a new member to join our team to be our Makeup Sales Specialist at our Minneapolis Branch.

Responsibilities include:



  1. Take phone calls and emails regarding makeup and retail related sales.
  2. Managing, purchasing, stocking, and inventory of product for resale.
    1. Preparing show floor for opening (lights, unlocking door, checkout, and cash register). “Shared”
    2. Closing storefront daily, locking, logging, and depositing cash. “Shared”
    3. Merchandising and re-stocking show floor.
    4. Processing purchase orders received from schools and other organizations.
    5. Communicating with other branches about inventory, drop-shipments, and transfers.
    6. Supervising a show floor assistant, delegating stocking, cleaning, and customer checkout tasks.
    7. Maintain and develop customer relationships with Pro Makeup artists, local theatres, and schools who hold discounts.
    8. Help support customers on show floor as needed.



  1. Pulling, packing, and shipping makeup/retail orders.
  2. Social media assistance.
  3. Provide support to e-commerce customers as needed.

Skills required:


  1. Intermediate makeup knowledge with application to theater, film, general makeup, and airbrush.
  2. Basic technology skills including understanding of Microsoft products, web portals, and moderate typing speed.
  3. Detail oriented and Problem Solver mindset.
  4. Good interpersonal and communication skills; both written and verbal.


Additional Skills Desired


  1. Knowledge of QuickBooks Enterprise.
  2. Knowledge of basic retail operations.
  3. Advanced knowledge in makeup.


FT 40hrs/wk, Typical Shift day M-F currently is 8-4:30 with possibility adjust to employee needs. Pay will start between $17/hr. to $22/hr. Dependent on Qualifications FT Benefits include PTO, Sick time, 401K, Health Care Access, Discounts.


Please send resume, Cover Letter, and 3 Reference contacts or questions to Barry Nelson at with the subject line of “Makeup Specialist”

NOTE: Position is located in GOLDEN VALLEY, MN.