Featured Job Director of Retail Operations

Posted: January 24, 2019

Job Details

  • Weldmar Hospicecare Trust
  • Director of Retail
  • Full Time
  • £48,530 - £60,601 per annum
  • Weymouth, travel to sites throughout Dorset
  • 14/02/2019

Job Description

How to apply
Please visit our website www.weld-hospice.org.uk/jobs

Job overview

Weldmar Hospice is looking to recruit an experienced Retail Professional as Director of Retail Operations, reporting to the Chief Executive.

The post holder will ideally have a relevant specialist or business management qualification, substantial knowledge and expertise within retail management, including branding, merchandising and stock management ideally within the not-for-profit sector, understanding stock sourcing, pricing, legal and regulatory requirements, goodwill and link to organisational brand.

This post has ultimate responsibility for the development and implementation of a long-term retail and income generation strategy, ensuring sustained growth and profitability, including the development of the on-line provision. The Director of Retail Operations will lead, plan and manage all aspects of the retail operations, working with and through three Retail Area Managers across 20 Shops and 6 Outlets to achieve an annual budget, currently set at £3.4 million 2018/19 supported by 70 staff & over 350 volunteers.

Weldmar Hospicecare values, respects and responds to diversity and difference of individuals and groups.

A full job description can be found here.

About Weldmar Hospicecare

Weldmar Hospicecare provides outstanding end of life care throughout north, west and south Dorset. This care is given in the comfort of patients own homes, via our Day Services across the county or as in patients at Joseph Weld Hospice in Dorchester. All of this care is provided completely free of charge and is mainly funded by the continued support of our local community via our fundraising events and activities, chain of retail sites and legacies, raising over £6M each and every year.

Additional Information

How to apply:
To apply please visit our website www.weld-hospice.org.uk/jobs

Call recruitment on 01305 755213, or email on recruitment@weld-hospice.org.uk

Hours of work: 35 hours per week

Interview date: To be confirmed