Shop Manager

Halifax, Huddersfield & District Branch
c£18,439 per Annum + Benefits
15 Apr 2017
15 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
During the last 2 years the Halifax and Huddersfield branch of the RSPCA have continued to develop their network of Charity Shops. Our branch now has an opportunity for a dynamic Shop Manager to manager one of our larger shops. We are seeking a talented and dedicated individual to join our team. You must be experienced in retail shop management, commercially aware and have a flair for fashion and retail display. Ideally you will have worked in charity retail before. You will have passion and leadership and be able to work in hands on environment. The work is hard, but never dull and provides the opportunity for personal fulfillment and achievement, the post will have overall responsibility for the management, administration, profitability and effectiveness of the charity shop. We offer great job satisfaction knowing that your efforts help to raise funds for the delivery of animal welfare services at our branch animal centre.

Shop Manager - Principal Accountabilities are:

* Driving sales to achieve shop retail targets
* Maximise implementation of gift aid
* Merchandising and shop display
* Recruitment and retention of shop volunteers
* Stock generation
* Promote the shop in the local area using all available promotional opportunities
* Promotion of Branch & Society initiatives and campaigns to promote the awareness of the charity

Shop Manager - You will be able to Demonstrate:

* Good standard of numeracy and literacy
* Experienced in retail shop management
* Have a flair for fashion and display
* Hard work and dedication in a challenging environment
* Good communication skills
* Ability to develop and motivate a team
* Able to demonstrate a clear understanding of legislation as it applies to Health & Safety, Animal Welfare, Data Protection, Equality and Diversity and Employment

Salary Range: c£18,439 per annum plus benefits
Full Time 37.5 hrs

Please apply online with your CV and covering letter and check your email for confirmation that your application has been received. An application form will need to be completed for this position and will be forwarded to the address provided on your CV.

The closing date for completed application forms is Sunday 8th May. Interviews will take place on the 17th and 18th of May.

We value diversity and encourage applications from all sectors of the community.

It is our vision to work for a world in which humans respect and live in harmony with all other members of the animal kingdom.

Please check your email for confirmation that your application has been received and to follow further instructions if applicable.