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Charity Shop Manager / Retail Manager

Charity Shop Manager / Retail Manager

Job number: 26080070

  • Burgess Hill Branch
  • Permanent, Full Time
  • £17,743 per annum
  • + parking, 25 days holiday + bank holidays

Job Title: Charity Shop Manager / Retail Manager

Salary: £17,743

Location: Haywards Heath

Duration: Permanent

Hours: 37.5- hour week. Over 5 days including some Saturday's.

Benefits: Free car parking, 25 days annual leave + bank holidays, pension and free refreshments.

Do you have retail experience? Are you dynamic and ambitious? Have you got the creative flair to stock your shop and create enticing displays? If so, this may be the role for you!

The Charity Shop Manager / Retail Manager is being responsible for the day-to-day running and management of the shop to optimise sales, maintain effective stock levels and ensure that the goods are merchandised effectively and attractively. You will manage the staff, volunteers and develop the team by recruiting new volunteers, ensuring that appropriate training and support is provided. You will ensure that the shop is run in accordance with established policies and procedures and that the general shop administration runs smoothly.

The successful candidate must have a full driving license and use of car, so you can travel between local shops, attend meetings and select stock from the main warehouse.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Carry out daily banking, administrative tasks and reports
  • Achieve income targets and maximise Gift Aid opportunities
  • Methodically organise and store donated goods
  • Sort donations at the central warehouse and select store stock
  • Ensure that the shop is always well stocked with appropriate good quality items and that the stock is rotated in accordance with Shop policy. This will involve moving heavy items on a regular basis
  • Organise employee rotas
  • Ensure stock is displayed in an attractive manner
  • Recruit and train new and existing volunteers
  • Provide overall day-to-day management of volunteers
  • Delegate duties to volunteers
  • To attend regular team and one-to-one meetings at the Head Office

The Person:

  • Previous store management experience
  • Previous charity shop experience
  • Excellent people management
  • A friendly "nothing's too much" attitude
  • Committed to delivering excellent customer service

Travail Employment Group is operating as an Employment Agency. Once you click to apply for this job your application will be immediately received by Travail Employment Group. If your application is successful a consultant will be in contact with you within the next 7 days. If you do not hear within 7 days you have unfortunately not been successful on this occasion.


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