Charity Shop Manager

£13,650 per annum
15 Apr 2017
15 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
An exciting opportunity for a manager has arisen in our clients soon to be opened shop in Acle.

The successful candidate will take full responsibility for the smooth running of the shop, ensuring that current legislation and the shops Policies and Procedures are adhered to at all times.

  • Ensuring the timely dispatch of necessary paperwork.
  • Ensuring the Retail Operations Manual is followed at all times.
  • Maintaining a clean and well-presented shop at all times.
  • Working towards meeting agreed financial targets set for the shop.
  • Promoting the shop locally.
  • Undertaking training as necessary.
Management Responsibilities
  • Ensuring that Health & Safety/Fire regulations are understood and complied with at all times.
  • Work closely with the Area Shop Manager and the Board of Trustees, suggesting strategies for the increase of income from the shop(s) implementing agreed strategies.
  • Managing volunteers working in the shop(s), ensuring compliance with the shops policies, procedures and Health and Safety regulations.
  • You will be responsible for security of the shop, volunteers and stock at all times.
  • Organising volunteers’ rota, ensuring the shop is open during agreed hours, advising the Area Shop Manager when problems occur, keeping the shop open.
  • Have proactive approaches to Volunteer recruitment and support.
Personal Responsibilities
  • Recognising indications of staff stress and supporting staff.
  • Participating in induction and training of new staff when required
Organisation Responsibilities
  • Working towards meeting agreed financial targets set for the shop.
  • Promoting the shop locally.
  • Undertaking training as necessary
Because of the special nature of this company and it's work, you may on occasion be asked to undertake different duties which help maintaining their high standard of care. For example, you may be required to work at other shops within the company.
Job Requirements:The successful candidate preferably will have charity retail experience but it is not essential. The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the ability of recruiting, motivating and managing a team of volunteers as well as having a creative flair to be able to present the shop to it's very best effect.
If you are interested in this role, please apply online today and a member of your team will be in touch.