Title: Assistant Retail ManagerSalary: £9.50 per hourHours/Contract : 14 hours per weekContract Type: PermanentBased: Marie Curie Downpatrick ShopClosing date: 25 July 2022Interview date: TBC We are currently looking for someone with a strong retail background to join our stores team. You will be supporting the achievement of sales within the shop. Using best charity retail practice, creative flair, and an ability to lead by example, you will support the team to create an inviting shop which encourages sales and promotes excellent customer service. What we are looking for:Excellent customer service skills with an ability to communicate with tact and discretionComprehensive retail management experience, preferably in fashion/clothing, with experience of cash handling and financial management procedures (including completion of sales records)Strong leadership skills with proven line management experienceA compassionate individual with a passion for the Marie Curie brand What's in it for you:Continued access to NHS Pension Scheme (subject to eligibility)Marie Curie Group Personal Pension SchemeSeason ticket loanLoan schemes for bikes; computers and satellite navigation systemsContinuous developmentIndustry leading training programmesEmployee Assistance ProgrammeFlexible Working Marie Curie is committed to its values, which underpin our work. We take stringent steps to ensure that the people who join our organisation through employment or volunteering, are suitable for their roles and are committed to safeguarding all our people from harm. This includes our staff, volunteers and all those who use or come into contact with our services. We are dedicated to creating not just a safe place to work but also a supportive and rewarding one. We are committed to a world where everyone can thrive and fulfil their potential. We are devoted to the social justice imperatives and organisational benefits of full diversity, inclusion and equity in the workplace, and are a Stonewall champion. We actively encourage and welcome applications from candidates of diverse cultures, perspectives and lived experiences. This role will be subject to receiving a satisfactory Basic criminal record check. We reserve the right to close this vacancy early. Agencies need not apply. About us:Every day of your life matters - from the first to the last. When you work for Marie Curie, you understand that better than ever. We're a passionate, committed and diverse team of more than 4,400 staff and 12,000 volunteers, here for people living with any terminal illness, and their families. We offer expert care, guidance and support, to help them get the most from the time they have left. Everyone knows our daffodil, but it's our warmth, creativity and care that touch lives. Here, we take the time to really get to know the people we care for and those who love them. And we do whatever it takes to give them the final days and hours they deserve.