Retail Area Manager

Dorothy House
Winsley, UK
08 Aug 2019
16 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Area Manager

Location: Wiltshire and Bath Area

Hours: Full time - 40 hours per week (5 days in 7)

Salary: £25,828 - £32,119 per annum

We have an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic Retail Area Manager to join the Dorothy House Hospice Care successful Retail Team.

The Dorothy House retail estate is diverse, with 27 outlets spread across our 700 square miles. Predominantly second hand clothes & bric a brac stores. Dorothy House has also diversified into Furniture, Coffee and Books with plans in the future to add to this portfolio. Our store teams are made up of both employed & volunteer personnel, with a diverse range of skills sets & personalities.

With the shop changing and more and more of us looking for alternatives to fast fashion, Dorothy House Charity Shops are going through a transformation with ambitious plans to become "The No1. Destination on the High Street" and for us to achieve this we need a great talent to become part of the Dorothy House Retail Team.

We are looking for an Area Manager to be a key member of the retail management team to ensure operational excellence and to deliver budgeted profit.

We are looking for a retail leader who can inspire the store teams and be a customer champion through innovation and continuous improvement who is passionate about creating the best possible retail experience in our stores.


Excellent staff benefits including 27 days annual leave plus bank holidays, generous millage allowance.

Essential Skills
  • To be successful in the role you'll need:
  • Experience of managing multiple retail outlets
  • Strong managerial and leadership skills with the ability to motivate and inspire
  • Experience of implementing change within a retail environment
  • Sound commercial knowledge with a good understanding of P&L and the influence of operation factors.
  • You must be a positive role model who can work on their own initiative
  • Resourceful and a creative thinker

Dorothy House stores are at the heart of the charity and our community, raising vital funds and increasing public awareness of the incredible work we do. They are driven by our values of empowerment, accountability and inclusiveness. Their absolute focus is on delivering to specific budgets & targets, whilst maintaining operational excellence.

If you are interested in this opportunity to use your inspirational leadership and commercial knowledge to "give something back" either apply or get in touch for more information.

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