Shop Manager

The Children's Society
12 Jul 2018
30 Jul 2018
Hair & Beauty
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Shop Manager37 hours per week - 5 days over Mon to Sunday GBP18,254 pa with annual progression up to GBP19,000 pa - 28 days leave plus 8 bank holidays.A Basic DSS will be required before employment can commencePermanent Location: The Children's Society Shop, Craggs Lane, Teal Farm, Washington, Tyne & Wear NE38 8FB.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 retail network Our Retail portfolio now contains 110 shops with over 2,000 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 a team of volunteers to generate income and maximise sales of donated 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 community.We 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: 29.7.2018Interviews will be held on:TBA