Location: BathHours: 35 (Flexibility required from Monday - Saturday, from 9am - 5pm)Contract type: Permanent Salary: £19,447 per annum
Ready to lead a team that represents the British Red Cross in your local community?We are looking for a shop manager to run our friendly charity shop in Bath. With retail supervisory experience and an ability to get the best out of an amazing team, you'll be responsible for the smooth running of a profitable charity shop in the heart of your local community.In addition to leading a team that provides a brilliant shopping experience for your customers, you'll design the perfect layout and environment that helps connect your customers to our cause. You'll be responsible for achieving financial targets and inducting, training, and managing new staff and volunteers. Together, you'll all represent the British Red Cross to a high standard and embody our core values, whilst making a difference to the lives of people in crisis across the UK and abroad.Retailing with a differenceFull of pre-loved clothing, accessories, gifts, and more, our 300 shops across the UK are home to over 6,500 volunteers and 700 paid staff. We're one big team that loves meeting people from all walks of life.
From working on the shop floor, to coordinating activity "behind the scenes", no two days are the same."I'm not delivering to a profit target to enhance someone's personal wealth - I'm making a real -visible - contribution to supporting the work of my chosen Charity"- Joanne , Regional Retail ManagerThis role could be for you if:You've got retail experience at supervisory level. You can deliver outstanding customer service and are comfortable with organisational and cash handling duties.You know how to get the best out of people. With proven management skills, you know how to develop and inspire your team.You're an entrepreneur who can work to targets, using your initiative to achieve fantastic results.You know your way around a PC and have proven IT skills experience.You get 'us'. You care about the British Red Cross cause and have the skills and knowledge to promote the shop in your community as the charity retailer of choice.
The closing date for applications is 23:59 on Monday 27th June 2022 with interviews to follow from week commencing 4th July 2022.
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We offer a wide range of staff benefits, including:36 days holiday (inclusive of bank holidays) - pro rata for part time staffOption to buy an extra 5 days annual leaveUp to 6% contributory pensionFlexible working policyDiscounts from a range of online and high street retailers