Assistant Retail Manager / Deputy Store Management / Charity Shop

  • Job Reference: AWDO-P7438
  • Date Posted: 1 November 2021
  • Recruiter: AWD online
  • Location: Goring-by-Sea, Worthing, West Sussex
  • Salary: £9.00 to £9.45 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: + Benefits (see below)
  • Sector: Retail & FMCG
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Part Time
  • Contact: CV Response Team

Job Description

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Assistant Retail Manager / Deputy Store Manager with experience of work in the retail sector, good interpersonal and organisational skills and the ability to self-motivate and motivate others is required for a well-established charity based in Goring-by-Sea Worthing, West Sussex.

 

SALARY: £9.00 - £9.45 per hour + Benefits (see below)

LOCATION: Goring-by-Sea, Worthing, West Sussex

JOB TYPE: Part-Time, Permanent

WORKING HOURS: 3 days per week

 

JOB OVERVIEW

We have a fantastic new job opportunity for an Assistant Retail Manager / Deputy Store Manager with experience of work in the retail sector, good interpersonal and organisational skills and the ability to self-motivate and motivate others.

Working as an Assistant Retail Manager / Deputy Store Manager you will assist the shop manager in establishing and maintaining maximum benefit to the charity in terms of turnover, profitability and a presence on the High Street.

As the Assistant Retail Manager / Deputy Store Manager you will help coordinate retail activity, ensuring the smooth day to day operation of the shop during opening hours in the absence of the shop manager.

 

DUTIES

Your duties as Assistant Retail Manager / Deputy Store Manager will include:

  • Assist the manager in co-ordinating the retail activities of the shop and to maximise income from the resources provided
  • Provide the manager with support towards maximising profits and increasing profitability by meeting or exceeding weekly turnover targets
  • Ensure the smooth day to day operation of the shop during opening hours, in the absence of the shop manager
  • Run the shop independently two days a week plus one double up day with the shop manager
  • Provide leave or sickness cover for the managers at other shops
  • Ensure the security of the premises, stock and cash
  • Select and price quality stock ensuring the professional presentation of the shop at all times with particular attention to display, cleanliness and customer care
  • Be confident using technology to promote the shop where necessary
  • Comply with all statutory legislation, particularly that of Health and Safety and Trading Standards
  • Work with the shop manager in the training, supervision and motivation of volunteer helpers
  • Ensure till procedures are followed and handle the banking where necessary
  • Assist with the regular rotation of stock and the sorting and boxing of all donated clothing
  • Minimise the amount of stock that goes to landfill by working with external companies such as World of Books, CTR and Facebook Marketplace
  • Liaise with the appropriate person as directed to ensure the collection of packed boxes, rags and rubbish, under the direction of the shop manager or during their absence
  • Liaise with the local traders and competition as appropriate
  • Maintain a certain flexibility and undertake any other duty within reason that may be required from time to time
  • Create a friendly, welcoming and appreciative atmosphere for both customers and volunteers

 

CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS

  • Experience of work in the retail sector and meeting of income targets would be desirable
  • A knowledge of the voluntary sector would be an advantage
  • Good interpersonal and organisational skills
  • Flexible and adaptable
  • Outgoing personality
  • Must be numerate
  • Able to manage a variety of tasks simultaneously
  • Self-motivation and the ability to motivate others is essential
  • Embrace the latest technology

 

The organisation is a Christian charity and is dedicated to re-building lives and communities in Eastern Europe. Although candidates do not need to be Christian to apply for the role you must be sympathetic to the Christian aims and work of the charity.

 

COMPANY BENEFITS

  • 17 days holiday (including bank holidays)
  • Training support and development opportunities
  • Sick Pay
  • Health/Dental Care
  • Staff Discount

 

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JOB REF: AWDO-P7438

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