Featured Job Head of Retail

Posted: April 23, 2021

Job Details

  • St Leonard's Hospice
  • Head of Retail
  • Full Time
  • £38,890 - £44,503 per annum
  • York, North Yorkshire
  • 17/05/2021

Job Description

This is a fantastic and rare opportunity for an enthusiastic, driven and motivated individual who is determined to improve the lives of people living with life limiting conditions.

We need a natural leader to lead the retail team focussing on maximising sales, driving footfall, managing costs, integrating the retail team into the wider charity and taking the lead in opening new outlets and the development of our ecommerce operation.

This critical role brings a real opportunity to have a significant impact. We are looking for a skilled, collaborative and experienced operator to lead the retail operation into the future

We are looking for someone who has:

  • substantial experience in leading a multi-channel retail operation
  • developed, written and delivered strategic plans
  • embraces and welcomes change
  • challenges existing thinking and embraces new ideas

Experience of working in mainstream retail would be an advantage.

NB: We have recently undertaken an external review of our retail operation which has identified a number of opportunities to build on the already successful operation. The successful candidate will lead in the delivery of the chosen recommendations. The external provider has committed to providing a detailed download of the findings once the successful candidate is in role.

A job profile detailed the role’s responsibilities is available here.

A full candidate brief on St Leonard’s Hospice and personal specifications is available here.

Additional Information

How to apply:

Please visit here to apply online.

Closing Date: Monday, 17th May 2021 – 5.00 p.m.