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Key Holder, Lip Lab - Larchmont LA

Lip Lab, BITE Beauty | 142 N Larchmont Blvd | Full Time and Part Time

Job Description

POSITION:  Key Holder, Lip Lab
STATUS:  Full-Time, Part-Time
REPORTS TO: Store Manager
LOCATION: Lip Lab by BITE – 142 N Larchmont Blvd, Los Angeles, California  



BITE Beauty was born with a singular idea – create lipstick that is remarkably different. Sourcing good-enough-to-eat ingredients, developing innovative formulas, and producing every product in-house, BITE manufactures without compromise, ensuring only the highest standards for color, texture, and performance. With its sole focus on lips, BITE Beauty proves you don’t have to sacrifice performance for a product made from nature.

Lip Lab by BITE is excited to continue the growth of our Lip Labs across North America and we are thrilled to announce the opening of another permanent retail location in Larchmont, California. We are looking for dedicated and passionate people who are excited to be a part of a growing retail concept. 

BITE Beauty is a part of Kendo Holdings, Inc.



Kendo Holdings, Inc. is a San Francisco-based beauty brand developer and wholesaler. A play on the words “can do”, Kendo has become the hub of creativity and next generation beauty product development for global Sephora channels and selective retailers outside of Sephora.

Kendo is owned by LVMH Moët Hennessy - Louis Vuitton, the world’s largest luxury group. The Kendo house of brands presently includes: Marc Jacobs Beauty, Formula X, Kat Von D, Ole Henriksen, BITE and Fenty Beauty. Through original development, collaborations and acquisitions, the Kendo stable of brands will always be creative, inspiring and innovative. A dynamic engine of speed, expertise and market-savvy, the Kendo team continues to redefine the beauty industry through great product, great storytelling, and great retail and direct-to-consumer partnerships.



We have openings for part time and full time Key Holders. The Key Holder will be responsible for creating and selling custom lipsticks while providing the highest level of client service and artistry to all. As a Key Holder, this role will also be responsible for opening or closing the store and as well as assist with maintenance and upkeep of Lip Lab by BITE.  



  • Merchandise delivery and placement
  • Back of house set up and operations
  • Supply delivery, placement and follow up
  • Office and cash wrap set-up
  • Communication Center set-up and management
  • Working with clients to create custom lipsticks
  • Curating shade assortment for client
  • Maintaining up to date BITE product knowledge
  • Thorough understanding of the BITE Beauty brand
  • Providing the highest level of client services
  • Manufacturing custom lipstick
  • Responsible for holding a key to the store
  • Opening the store, and ensuring all Opening Procedures are completed
  • Closing the store and ensuring all Closing Procedures are completed
  • Completing client purchases with Point of Sale System
  • Ensuring mixing stations are clean and fully stocked
  • Ensuring the store is clean at all times



  • 2+ years experience in a customer service environment,
  • Clientelling and cosmetics experience an asset
  • Previous experience in a supervisory/managerial role an asset
  • Knowledge of Color Theory
  • Motivated team player with the ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Open availability (3-4 days per week), weekends mandatory
  • Excellent communication Skills


Please submit your resume and cover letter.  Only completed applications will be reviewed.  We thank all for their interest; however, only successful candidates will be contacted for an interview.