Satellite Shop Manager

Sue Ryder
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Competitive Package
17 Sep 2019
15 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Satellite Shop Manager - 12 MONTH FIXED CONTRACT
To cover two shops; one in Headingley and one in Wheatfields
37.5 hours per week over 5 days including weekends  on a rota basis 
Competitive Package

This is an exciting opportunity to run a vintage and retro shop alongside a hospice shop for an established charity in Leeds, supported by a team of staff and volunteers. It's a busy role that would be suitable for a candidate with retail and charity experience, knowledge of vintage clothing and homeware is essential.

Are you ready to take on the challenge to manage and inspire two teams and make them feel like one big team? 

*Competitive Benefits Package*
– 25 days holiday rising to 30 with length of service plus bank holidays, 
-Option to buy and sell up to five days holiday, 
-Company pension scheme, 
-Staff discount with thousands of retailers, 
-Enhanced maternity pay, 
-Staff discount of 15% on new goods online, Please visit our careers website for the full list. 

The Role 
As a Satellite Shop Manager you will be responsible for:
•    Managing and organising your time proactively so that it is prioritised in each shop according to workload 
•    Leading and developing your team of both paid staff and volunteers 
•    Maximising sales and controlling expenditure to achieve sales budget 
•    Maximising donated income through proactive stock generation, rotating stock between shops when necessary. 
•    Motivating and driving your team to organise fundraising events to promote awareness of Sue Ryder. 

Our Shop Managers are vital to our 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 we will reward you with career development within our expanding retail business. 

About You
To be successful in this role you’ll have the commercial awareness to deliver sales and meet deadlines combined with ability to plan and prioritise. You will have proven experience of managing people and, ideally experience of recruiting volunteers, although this is preferred, not essential. With a positive attitude and good judgement to do the right thing and a good understanding of financial and IT admin you will make a great asset to the team. Above all else you will have the ambition to succeed to ensure Sue Ryder can continue delivering incredible care to all the people we support.
If this sounds like the challenge for you, apply today!

At Sue Ryder not only do we treat more conditions than any other UK charity in our hospices, neurological care centres and out in the community; we also campaign to improve the lives of people living with them. We see the person, not the condition, taking time to understand the small things that help that person live the fullest life they can. Our shops, fundraising and volunteers support us to be there for people at the most difficult time of their lives. 

A little bit about us... 
We are one of the largest charity retailers in the UK with over 450 shops. Our highly effective retail operation generates funding so we can continue to provide 2.7 million hours of expert medical, practical and emotional support every year, in our hospices and neurological centres, in people's homes and in the community. Our much-loved presence on high streets across the country - with a range of new and innovative shops, including boutiques, vintage and retro shops, and large format stores, we want to continue drive up the income that our retail operations generate.

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