Experienced Shop Manager

West Bridgford
£19,188 pa
22 Nov 2016
07 Dec 2016
Management, Retail
Contract Type
Full Time

Experienced Shop Manager Needed for our high profile Compton Acres shop

37 hours per week (5 days out of 7 including regular Saturdays) £19,188 pa

 Permanent Contract with company benefits;

  • 28 days holiday pa plus bank holidays
  • Stakeholder pension
  • Xtras discount scheme including many national retailers
  • Childcare voucher scheme

Location: Compton Acres Shopping Centre, West Bridgford Nottingham NG2 7RS.  Free car parking on site and easy access to tram / bus routes nearby

Are you an experienced Shop Manager who thrives under pressure in a busy environment who wants to work for a worthy cause?

 We have an exciting opportunity to join our growing retail network. Your role will make a real difference by helping to raise the vital funds needed to support our frontline work with the most disadvantaged children and young people in England.

As a Shop Manager you will:

  • Manage an Assistant Shop Manager along with a sessional Sales Assistant
  • Recruit, train and support a team of volunteers
  • Maximise sales of donated goods and gift aid, monitoring performance against targets
  • Be responsible for the day to day management of the shop including banking and Health and Safety
  • To sort, price merchandise stock
  • Build and maintain relationships in your local relationships

 We are looking for someone with:

  • Previous shop manager experience within the retail sector (charity and / or a related commercial sector)
  • Great customer service skills,
  • Effective communication skills
  • Commercial awareness
  • The drive to maximise sales
  • Demonstrable leadership experience.
  • Organisational skills are essential to manage the high levels of donated stock to drive and manage a volunteer recruitment campaign.

If you have what it takes to manage this high profile shop which is currently undergoing a complete refurbishment, then this is the place for you.

Closing date:8th December 2016
Interview date: 16th December 2016

 To apply: https://careers.childrenssociety.org.uk/recruitment/vacancy/shop-manager-2123/2141/description/