Store Manager

  • £16575 pro rata 30 hours per week
  • Posted: 14/09/2017
  • Newcastle-under- Lyme ST5 0AE Newcastle-under- Lyme
  • Job Ref: 051105545
  • Permanent

Job Details

We are currently seeking a Charity Shop Manager to join an existing team in Newcastle Under Lyme. You will ensure the smooth running of the shop and be responsible for all aspects including staff, volunteers, stock management, financial records, administration and compliance with current legislation.
Working to budgeted sales targets you will be expected to control shop expenditure.

With a competitive salary of £16,575 pro rota you will work 30hrs per week over 7 days.

-To maximise shop sales by achieving agreed targets
-To list stock on to Amazon/EBay sites and mange the on-line process.

Shop Premises
-Maintain a high standard of display, both in the window and internally.
-Ensure the sales floor layout is as per the current guide lines as agreed with Head of Retail.
-Achieve and maintain high standards of housekeeping, organisation and cleanliness throughout the shop premises.

-To ensure the Shop team are recruited, retained and developed

-Actively encourage the donation of saleable goods.
-Accurately record all donated stock by using the stores electronic stock capture and reporting system.

Stock Generation
-Actively generating donations through local community, businesses whilst building key partnerships through planned weekly stock generation activities.

Administration and Financial Procedures
-Ensure that all staff are appropriately trained.
-Ensure all relevant administration is completed on time.
-Ensure all financial, cash handling and security procedures are adhered to.
-Hold the keys of the store.

-Provide a safe environment that protects all staff, volunteers and the public.

-Educate the public and promote the good name of the Charity and the branch in general through the effective use of campaigns material in the shop.

EXPERIENCE (desirable)
- Experience of working in and preferably, managing, a team in a charity shop
- Experience of working within a customer focused environment
- Ability to prioritise and organise workload using basic administration skills
- Experience of pricing, selling and merchandising donated goods
- Ability to communicate effectively to a variety of stakeholders including
volunteers, customers and management
- A knowledge of the health and safety regulations that impact on the work for
both customers and volunteers

Does this sound like you? Then apply today or call Alex at Pertemps on 01952 291250 for further details.

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