Head of Retail & Business Development

Posted: April 16, 2019

Job Details

  • St Michael's Hospice Retail, Hastings and Rother
  • Head of Retail
  • Full Time
  • £35,000 -£40,000 per annum
  • Hastings
  • 06/05/2019

Job Description

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An exciting new opportunity has arisen for an inspirational, strategic thinking individual to demonstrate their extensive skills in business creation, development and management, to raise the profile of St Michael’s Hospice retail and business operations. You will be a member of the Extended Leadership team, playing an important role in shaping the future of the Hospice.

St Michael’s Hospice Retail Company is responsible for a range of retail operations, both on the High Street and on-line. We are currently seeking a highly motivated Head of Retail and Business Development, to provide strategic leadership and business acumen to maximise income generated from our existing High Street Shops and E-Commerce activity whilst considering creative new business opportunities. Supported by the Trading Manager, you will have overall responsibility for profitability, security, health and safety, customer service, staff and volunteer management.

With exemplary management, organisational and interpersonal skills, you will be responsible for a team of staff and volunteers, and for the development and implementation of a strategy designed to maximise income levels received from all retail and associated opportunities. You will be an important part of the Income Generation team, deputising for the Director of Income Generation when required.

We, in return, offer the opportunity for you make a real difference to this local charity and join our organisation during an exciting time. We offer: friendly and team orientated work environment – good pension scheme with option to continue existing NHS pension scheme membership – free financial planning advice – childcare vouchers – wellbeing and resilience programme – ‘soul space’ sessions – supervision – paid travel expenses – proactive education department to support with development.

This position is based at our Donation Centre, where there is a free car park.

Additional Information

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Closing date: Monday 6th May at 5pm
Interviews Wednesday 15th May

For an informal discussion, please contact Perdita Chamberlain, Director of Income Generation, on 01424 456377

For further information and an application pack please visit www.stmichaelshospice.com or email: recruitment @stmichaelshospice.com