Charity Retail Store Manager

Charity Retail Store Manager

Hours: 37.5 per week - including weekends
Salary: £20,000 - £21,000 per annum
Contract: Permanent
Location: Pampisford, CB22

Due to the growing retail department, an exciting opportunity has arisen for a Charity Retail Store Manager to join this charity’s hub in Pampisford!

‘The Hub’ is a welcoming retail space where they sell public donations, it is the perfect solution for those who are house clearing or home making.

As the Charity Retail Store Manager, you will work closely with the Head of Retail to provide management oversight, direction and support in the Retail Hub, ensuring that company policies are implemented, and that sales and profit are maximised.

Main duties will include:

· Ensuring the retail space is fully stocked and has a high standard of merchandising and housekeeping

· Ensuring that regular and seasonal promotions are carried out on the shop floor

· Organising incoming donations

· Monitoring the hubs shop pricing and income

· Working alongside our shop staff and volunteers to ensure that relevant training and support is provided

You will act as an ambassador and advocate for the mission and values of this organisation and, thereby, to promote and raise the profile of the charity.

They are looking for someone who is an inspirational leader and has an experience in managing and developing staff and volunteers.

You must have previous retail experience, excellent customer service skills and an effective product knowledge to maximise sales potential.

This is a full time position 37.5 hours per week, with a flexible rota over 7days (including weekends).

About the Charity:

This Hospice Charity has an outstanding reputation for excellence in palliative and end of life care. They support people in Cambridgeshire, who are living with life-limiting illnesses and advance conditions. Their positive and practical services deliver care, counselling and education, helping patients to live well and their families to live on.

Their excellent staff survey results helped them to achieve gold accreditation in the Best Employers (Eastern region) and in February 2019 they announced that their Cambridge Hospice has joined the success of their Day Treatment Centre in achieving an ‘Outstanding’ CQC rating.

This hospice knows they wouldn’t be able to do any of this without their amazing staff, so they offer a range of benefits including:

Personal Pension Plan (with ability to retain membership of NHS Pension Scheme subject to qualifying criteria), Employee Assistance Programme, Cycle to Work Scheme, Study leave, Lease cars (eligibility criteria applies), Generous holiday entitlement, Staff Survey and staff Forum, Access to Occupational Health Services, Flexible working, Ongoing training, Payroll Giving option, Group Life Assurance, Long Service Awards, Social events, Christmas savings scheme and staff discounts to the in-house Bistro and Salon HD.

Closing date: Sunday 1st August 2021
Please apply as soon as possible if you are interested in this role as there will be shortlisting and interviewing on a regular basis and this job might close sooner.

This organisation is committed to inclusivity, respect, fairness, engagement and equality of opportunity for patients and their families, staff and trustees, volunteers and supporters.

They value the strength that comes with difference and the positive contribution that diversity brings to our community. Therefore, candidates with a disability that meet the minimum criteria will be guaranteed an interview.

They are also working to increase diversity throughout the organisation and they particularly welcome applications from BAME people who are currently under-represented.

This charity is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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