Mencap Retail began in 2016 and have been growing ever since. We now have 28 charity retail stores and are planning more new stores in the future. Do you want to join our team?
We are excited to be looking for a Shop Manager for our Godmanchester store on a full time, permanent basis.
As Shop Manager you will:
help develop in store systems and promote donations and sales to maximise profits
be representing Mencap as an efficient and charitable organisation by ensuring that your actions reinforce the Mencap aims and values
strive to ensure stock is generated from the local area and donors
sign up donors to the Gift Aid scheme and ensure maximum income is achieved through Gift Aid
be responsible for achieving profit targets by ensuring sales are maximised and the cost are effectively managed
maintain the store to a high standard of presentation throughout.
build an effective volunteer team and provide training, development, work reviews and appraisals to paid staff and volunteers
be responsible for all financial and cash handling and health and safety.
To be a successful Shop Manager, you will be
an experienced manager with the ability to maintain budgets and complete weekly income and banking sheets accurately, preferably with previous charity retail experience at Shop Manager level
have a flexible approach to working hours and days including working weekend and Bank Holidays as appropriate.
willing to travel to occasional team meetings, training events and in the initial growth of the new retail train assisting with setting up other new stores.
passionate about the Mencap values and will strive to ensure our Retail brand is successful.
If you are looking for an exciting new challenge and want to work for an organisation that strives for excellence, we want to hear from you!
At Mencap, we value a diverse and inclusive workplace and we intentionally plan for the success of our colleagues in everything we do. We welcome applications from everyone, so come as you are and join us. Together we are Mencap!
Job ID: 25106
We are proud to be a Disability Confident Leader and welcome applicants with disabilities to apply for all roles with us. To find out more about the scheme please visit the direct gov website