Shop Manager

6 days left

The Children's Society
South East England
31 Aug 2017
28 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Shop Manager37 hours per week over 7 daysGBP17,340pa with annual progression up to GBP18,034paPermanent Location: Mill Rd Cambridge.Do you want to be a part of your local community and make a difference to the lives of disadvantage young people?We have an exciting opportunity to join our growing retail network - We have had one of the biggest expansion programs in the sector!! Our Retail portfolio now contains 108 shops with over 2,500 volunteers.Your role will make a real difference by helping to raise the vital funds needed to support our frontline work with the most disadvantaged children and young people in England.As a Shop Manager you will manage an Assistant Shop Manager along with a team of volunteers to generate income and maximise sales of donated and bought in stock. You will responsible for the day to day management of the shop which includes sourcing, pricing and merchandising stock along with monitoring sales against target. You will also play an active role in building and maintaining relationships in your local communityWe are looking for someone who has already worked in the retail sector, with great customer service skills, effective communication skills, commercial awareness, the drive to maximise sales, and have demonstrable leadership experience.If you have what it takes to help the most disadvantaged young people, then this is the place for you.The Children's Society runs over 100 local services that help thousands of young people who desperately need our support, and we campaign to get laws and policies changed to make children's lives happier and safer.Every day we're changing the lives of children in this country for the better - and with your help, tomorrow we can be there for even more. Vacancy closes midnight on: 30 September 2017Interviews will be held on: 9/10 October 2017