Featured Job Charity Retail Store Manager

Posted: June 15, 2021

Job Details

  • Arthur Rank Hospice Charity
  • Shop Manager
  • Full Time
  • £20,000 - £21,000 per annum
  • Pampisford, Cambridgeshire
  • 04/07/2021

Job Description

Due to our growing retail department, an exciting opportunity has arisen for a Charity Retail Store Manager to join our hub in Pampisford! 

‘The Hub’ is a welcoming retail space where we sell public donations, it is the perfect solution for those who are house clearing or home making.

As the Charity Retail Store Manager, you will work closely with the Head of Retail to provide management oversight, direction and support in the Retail Hub, ensuring that company policies are implemented, and that sales and profit are maximised.

Main duties will include:

  • Ensuring the retail space is fully stocked and has a high standard of merchandising and housekeeping
  • Ensuring that regular and seasonal promotions are carried out on the shop floor
  • Organising incoming donations
  • Monitoring the hubs shop pricing and income
  • Working alongside our shop staff and volunteers to ensure that relevant training and support is provided

You will act as an ambassador and advocate for the mission and values of ARHC and, thereby, to promote and raise the profile of the Charity.

We are looking for someone who is an inspirational leader and has an experience in managing and developing staff and volunteers.

You must have previous retail experience, excellent customer service skills and an effective product knowledge to maximise sales potential.

This is a full time position 37.5 hours per week, with a flexible rota over 7days (including weekends)

Please refer to the job description and person specification on our website for more information.

About Us:

Arthur Rank Hospice Charity has an outstanding reputation for excellence in palliative and end of life care. We support people in Cambridgeshire, who are living with life-limiting illnesses and advance conditions. Our positive and practical services deliver care, counselling and education, helping patients to live well and their families to live on.

Our excellent staff survey results helped us to achieve gold accreditation in the Best Employers (Eastern region) and in February 2019 we announced that our Cambridge Hospice has joined the success of our Alan Hudson Day Treatment Centre in achieving an ‘Outstanding’ CQC rating.

We know we wouldn’t be able to do any of this without our amazing staff, so we offer a range of benefits including:

Personal Pension Plan (with ability to retain membership of NHS Pension Scheme subject to qualifying criteria), Employee Assistance Programme, Cycle to Work Scheme, Study leave, Lease cars (eligibility criteria applies), Generous holiday entitlement, Staff Survey and staff Forum, Access to Occupational Health Services, Flexible working, Ongoing training, Payroll Giving option, Group Life Assurance, Long Service Awards, Social events, Christmas savings scheme and staff discounts to our in-house Bistro and Salon HD.

Additional Information

How to apply:

Please visit here to download an application pack. To apply, send all relevant application forms to careers@arhc.org.uk

We are committed to inclusivity, respect, fairness, engagement and equality of opportunity for our patients and their families, our staff and trustees, our volunteers and our supporters. We value the strength that comes with difference and the positive contribution that diversity brings to our community. Therefore, candidates with a disability that meet the minimum criteria will be guaranteed an interview. We are also working to increase diversity throughout the organisation and we particularly welcome applications from BAME people who are currently under-represented.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

If you won’t hear from us within the first two weeks from the closing date of this advert, please be advised you have been not been shortlisted for an interview