Assistant Shop Manager

Posted: July 10, 2024

Job Details

  • Concern Worldwide
  • Assistant Manager
  • Part Time
  • £21,840 - £24,267
  • Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • 04/08/2024

Job Description

Concern Worldwide (Northern Ireland) is looking for a highly motivated and dynamic Assistant Shop Manager on a part time (with some flexibility) permanent basis for our new Boutique charity shop opening soon on the Lisburn Road in Belfast.

About Us:

Concern Worldwide is a non-governmental, international humanitarian organisation dedicated to the reduction of suffering and working towards the ultimate elimination of extreme poverty in the world’s poorest countries. Our mission is to transform the lives of people living in extreme poverty.  We work with 25 million people each year, in some of the hardest to reach and most fragile places. Places prone to conflict, natural disasters, climate change and extreme hunger. When an emergency strikes, we are among the first on the ground.  We use our voice to bring the stories of extreme poverty to world leaders.

About the role:

To be responsible for the effective operation of the shop in the absence of the shop manager, to include:-

  • Coordinating day to day running of the shop
  • Optimising sales
  • Maintaining effective stock processing and merchandising
  • Managing and training shop volunteers
  • Cash & banking
  • Ensuring compliance with Trading Standards and Health and Safety

About you:

As Assistant Shop Manager you will have the opportunity to be part of a small, but dedicated and successful retail team. You’ll be a highly motivated self-starter who takes full ownership of your role. You will lead and support the Shop Volunteers in maximising the fundraising income for the shop. It will be your chance to demonstrate and further develop your existing strong commercial awareness, relationship management, sales and customer service skills.

This is an exciting time for you to join Concern Worldwide (UK) as we seek to engage more with local communities and increase support for our work in tackling hunger and transforming lives in some of the poorest places in the world.

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Additional Information

How to apply:

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