Charity Shop Manager

Recruiter
Webrecruit
Location
Bedford
Posted
05 Oct 2017
Closes
02 Nov 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Charity Shop Manager Bedford, Bedfordshire
Are you seeking an exciting, new challenge as a Charity Shop Manager? Looking for the opportunity to make a real difference with a forward-thinking charity? If so, read on.
The Organisation:
Passionate about animal welfare, our client is a leading organisation that’s dedicated to improving the lives of creatures great and small. They are now looking for a Charity Shop Manager to join their team in Bedford.
The Benefits:
- Competitive salary - Friendly and supportive culture - Develop your career with a leading charity - The chance to directly contribute to the charity’s ongoing success
Joining the not-for-profit sector means that you will be able to make a lasting impact while building a career to be proud of. You’ll be joining a stimulating environment filled with passionate volunteers providing their time for free in order to give something back to society.
What’s more, your endeavours will mean that our client can continue to thrive and make the world a better place for animals.
The Role:
As the Charity Shop Manager, you will oversee the day-to-day running of our client’s shop in Bedford.
Recruiting, motivating and supporting a team of volunteers, you’ll develop their skills to ensure that they provide a superb customer experience and shopping environment.
Additionally, you will:
- Act as an ambassador for the charity - Create innovative ways to generate donations - Manage stock deliveries and collections - Effectively present merchandise, both throughout the store and in the shop window - Manage the financials of the store - Oversee cash handling and maintain accurate records
About You:
To be considered, you will need:
- Retail management experience, gained in a high street or charity retail environment - Experience of using an EPOS system - Strong IT skills - Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills - A highly organised approach
Other organisations may call this role Shop Manager, Store Manager, Retail Manager, Shop Supervisor, Retail Supervisor, Customer Service Manager, Retail Operations Manager, Store Operations Manager or Retail Sales Manager.
Webrecruit and our clients are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.
So, if you want to make a positive difference as a Charity Shop Manager, please apply via the button shown. This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.
Work hours: 40 hours per week
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