Saint Michael’s is the local charity that exists to help people live with terminal illness and bereavement. One in three local people are supported by the work that we do.
We are seeking to fill the following key vacancy:
Area Manager Retail £21,938 per annum 37.5 hours per week (5 out of 7 days)
We are looking to recruit an inspirational Area Manager for our retail business. As part of the retail management team the role will provide effective management of Saint Michael’s retail operation to ensure profit is maximised and to play a key role in the assessment, maintenance and development of retail standards and practice.
The role will be responsible for the day to day management of the retail stores, providing support, mentoring, guidance and coaching to managers on all aspects of retail from stock generation, commercial merchandising and people management. They will also help drive growth and deliver against budgeted targets for our shops and trading whilst providing excellent service to our customers.
Applicants will need experience of working in a charity or commercial retail business, managing and leading teams through growth and change, managing projects or new developments and developing a strong sales culture.
They will need excellent people management skills, along with an understanding of project management, organisational and be proficient in all aspects of IT and will have experience in collaborative working as well as excellent interpersonal and communication skills. They will need to be able to work positively with volunteers and manage risks and unforeseen events. Ideally with experience with an EPOS system and a clean driving license and a willingness to travel throughout the geographical area.
• Competitive rates of pay • 35 days paid holiday per year • Comprehensive Induction Programme • Contributory Pension Scheme with employer contribution of 8% and variable employee contribution • Employee Assistance Programme • Free DBS/CRB check
Successful applicants are required to provide an enhanced disclosure. Disclosure expense will be met by employer.
Please click here you will be forwarded to our recruitment website. Alternatively please call Helen/Alison in the HR team at Saint Michaels Hospice.
Completed applications to be received by 9am on 27th March 2019