Featured Job Assistant Shop Manager (Summertown, Oxford)

Posted: November 11, 2021

Job Details

  • Helen & Douglas House Retail
  • Assistant Manager
  • Part Time
  • £18,818 - £21,954 pro rata per annum
  • Summertown, Oxford
  • 23/11/2021

Job Description

We have an opportunity for a Retail Assistant Shop Manager to join our busy team based in Oxford – Summertown on a Part Time, Permanent basis working 22.5 hours per week. You will hit the ground running in this busy, people focused role and in return we can offer you a competitive salary of £18,818 – £21,954 pro rata per annum. You will ideally come from a charity retail or mainstream retail background.

As an Assistant Shop Manager, you will be an integral part of the team and will work with the Shop Manager and team of volunteers to maximise the shop’s sales & profits and be an ambassador for Helen & Douglas House, supporting & endorsing the aims and objectives of the charity. This is achieved by applying entrepreneurial skills and by putting the shop at the heart of the community.

Your normal working pattern will change each week, subject to the needs of the business and  the levels of staff and volunteers available to work, and will involve a significant element of weekend working

Skills we are looking for in our Assistant Shop Manager:

– Educated to GCSE level with passes in English and Maths.

– Experience in a customer facing environment and the ability to deliver excellent customer service.

– Experience of developing and implementing plans to maximise sales potential.

– Strong organisational and administration skills.

– Computer literate.

– Ability and confidence to manage staff in a variety of situations.

– Experience of managing staff teams in a variety of retail sectors and/or management experience within a Charity Shop would be an advantage.

Helen & Douglas House is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We are an equal opportunities employer and value the benefits of a diverse workforce. We positively encourage applications from all areas of the community.

Additional Information

Please apply here: https://recruitment.helenanddouglas.org.uk/job/196411