Retail Shop Manager

Recruiter
North West Air Ambulance Charity
Location
Kendal
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Retail Shop Manager North West Air Ambulance Charity Salary: £16,098 per annum Location: Kendal Job Status: Permanent Working Hours: 35 per week Employee benefits include; - 25 days’ annual leave plus 8 days’ public holiday - 3% Pension contributions - Training & Development opportunities - Flexible Working considered We’re looking for a Retail Shop Manager to work in our busy Charity shop in Southport. Are you enthusiastic and want to make a difference? Would you like to contribute to saving lives by helping keep our helicopters flying 365 days a year? The North West Air Ambulance Charity provides rapid pre-hospital care needed to make a life changing difference. We operate three helicopters, flying 365 days a year with doctors and paramedics on board providing emergency medical treatment when time is critical. The Retail shops are vital to raising funds to maintain our helicopters and help increase public awareness of the Charity. The Assistant Manager will work alongside the Shop Manager to support the running of a new, busy shop. Are you interested in fashion, IT literate, organised, hardworking with experience of managing people and working with sales targets? If so, we would love to hear from you. Key skills/experience: - To maximise sales and profits ensuring weekly targets are met. - Maintain an appropriate income/expense budget in collaboration with the Regional Area Manager/Head of Retail and be accountable for achieving it. - Seek, utilise and analyse management information including EPOS data to manage shop performance, seizing opportunities for improvement. - Manage the team to maximise income from Gift Aid on donated products - Maximise the shop’s opening hours and ensure the shop is open and managed by the shop team in the managers absence. If you have any questions about the role or how to apply, please contact the HR team on (Apply online only)