Shop Manager / Retail Store Manager / Retail Sales Manager
Job Title: Shop Manager
Position: Full Time 37.5 hours per week over 5 days including alternate Saturdays
Closing Date: 21st October 2016
Are you ready to take on the challenge? Our Client's Shop Managers are vital to their success and by using your retail experience to drive business, push sales and achieve targets you'll be improving the lives of people with a life-changing condition. Use your entrepreneurial flair to make a difference and they will reward you with career development within their expanding retail business.
Our Client is one of the largest charity retailers in the UK with over 450 shops across the country and an ambitious new shop opening plan. Their highly effective retail operation generates funding so they can continue to provide 2.7 million hours of expert medical, practical and emotional support every year, in their hospices and neurological centres, in people's homes and in the community. Their shops sell an eclectic mix of donated items as well as a vibrant range of new goods. Their specialist shops include vintage and retro, large furniture and discount shops.
You will manage a team of paid and volunteer staff to ensure they receive ongoing support and training to assist you in providing an excellent customer experience. Together, you'll maintain a well merchandised shop that pushes the boundaries and goes above and beyond your customers' individual expectations.
Ideally you will need retail experience with the commercial awareness to deliver sales. You'll have a positive attitude and good judgement to do the right thing. A basic understanding of financial and IT admin is essential. Above all else you will have the ambition to succeed to ensure the Healthcare can continue delivering incredible care to all the people they support.
- 25 days holiday rising to 30 plus bank holidays
- Option to buy and sell holiday up to five days
- Salary sacrifice car scheme (launching soon)
- Private pension matched at either 3% or 5%
- Enhanced maternity benefits
- Auto enrolment pension scheme
- Refer a friend scheme
- Free eye tests
- Carers leave policy
- Long service awards
- 24 hour employee assistance line for free advice on work, family and personal life
- PeoplePerks - discounts with hundreds of retailers and services that can amount to an average annual saving of GBP 350
- Staff discount of 20% on new goods at online shop
- Travel ticket loan
- Childcare Vouchers
- Cycle to work scheme
- Development opportunities for all
- Free tea and coffee
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Candidates with the experience or relevant job titles of; Retail Shop Manager, Retail Manager, Shop Manager, Hospice Manager, Retail Coordinator, Retail Management, Shop Team Leader, Retail Shop Team Leader, Retail Sales Manager, Sales Manager, Senior Sales Executive, Business Development Team Leader, Business Strategy Manager, Retail Store Manager, Store Manager, General Store Manager, General Shop Manager, Retail Store Coordinator, Retail Store Leader, Retail Shop Coordinator will also be considered for this role.