Assistant Manager (Retail)
An opportunity has arisen for several experienced and creative Assistant Managers to join the small team running our shops across various locations in Surrey and the London Borough of Richmond.
You will play an integral role in the retail team at Shooting Star Children's Hospice providing excellent service to our customers and supporter.
Assistant Manager Responsibilities:
The Assistant Manager will be jointly responsible for the smooth running of the shop, ensuring a pleasant working environment for the other staff and volunteers.
• Processing donations as soon as possible with the support of the volunteers.
• Ensuring all merchandise is displayed appropriately and the window display is creative and eye-catching
• Promoting the gift aid scheme to customers.
• Recruiting and training volunteers.
• Following cash and banking procedures and submitting financial documentation to the finance team to process.
Assistant Manager Requirements:
Having previous experience in retail is essential, as is a can-do attitude. In the absence of the Shop Manager, you will be responsible for the opening and closing of the shop. If you feel you are up to the challenge and are keen to join a close-knit team who work well together, we want to hear from you.
Candidates must be flexible to work Mondays to Sundays.
About Shooting Star Children's Hospices:
Shooting Star Children's Hospices is a leading children's hospice charity caring for babies, children and young people with life-limiting conditions, and their families.
The income from our shops helps to directly fund the work of our two hospices, and our community nursing service. Often entering one of our shops will be the first encounter someone has with our charity. This means that as part of our retail team, you are also an ambassador for Shooting Star Children's Hospices, someone who can talk about the work that we do, and how we help children with life-limiting conditions in the local area.
Please note that appointment will be subject to DBS clearance
Please state which location you are applying for as well as whether you are looking for full time or part time hours
Location: Various Locations - Hampton Hill, Teddington, Weybridge and Godalming
Job type: Full time (5 days per week) and Part time ( 2-3 days per week) Positions available
Salary: Circa £18,525
Closing date: 26 January 2022
Tuesday, 1 February 2022- Teddington
Wednesday, 2 February 2022- Hampton Hill
Thursday, 3 February 2022 - Weybridge
You may have experience of the following: Assistant Manager, Retail, Assistant Shop Manager, Assistant Retail Manager, Charity Shop, Third Sector, Not for Profit, NFP, Charity etc