Charity Shop Manager

Posted: January 5, 2022

Job Details

  • Cotswold RDA
  • Shop Manager
  • Full Time
  • £18,500-£21,000 DOE
  • Tewkesbury, Gloucester
  • 21/01/2022

Job Description

We are looking for super hero Charity Shop Manager to manage the very first Cotswold Riding for the Disabled shop in Tewkesbury. This is a rather special charity shop, focussing on good quality ladies and gentlemen’s clothing with the unique addition of good quality second-hand Equestrian and country clothing.

Cotswold Riding for the Disabled is based at Cheltenham Race Course and offers disabled children and adults the opportunity to ride our wonderful ponies in a safe and stimulating way. Riding and contact with ponies provides not only great enjoyment to our riders but is proven to enhance both physical and mental well-being.

Main duties and responsibilities:
• Sales- Maximising income and controlling costs
• Managing paid staff and volunteers
• Recruiting and retaining volunteers
• Adhere to practices and procedures as detailed in the Shop Operations Manual
• Good Health and Safety practices
• Stock generation and stock control
• High standard of customer service and engagement
• Play a key role in promoting the work and values of CRDA

Who should Apply?
You may be an experienced Charity Shop Manager looking for a new challenge, equally you may be an experienced retailer looking for a role that makes a real difference to disabled children and adults. We would also consider applications from anyone who has been employed in a customer facing role. Supervisory experience would be an advantage.

A full job description is available here.

Additional Information

How to apply:

Please apply by email enclosing your CV and a covering letter explaining why you could make a meaningful difference to Cotswold Riding for the Disabled Trading Company.

Lesley Gorton, General Manager; lesley@cotswoldrda.org.uk