Featured Job National Retail Manager

Posted: March 18, 2021

Job Details

  • Cancer Research Wales
  • National Retail Manager
  • Full Time
  • £36,000 – £40,000 pa
  • Cardiff (with frequent travel around Wales)
  • 09/04/2021

Job Description

We are looking for a skilled, talented and experienced person to manage our existing charity shop portfolio with the aim of growing the chain across Wales.

In what is a new role, we are currently seeking a National Retail Manager to lead the development of our ambitious plans to expand our current retail business (4 shops) to encompass existing and new business opportunities. We are looking for a natural leader to set and lead the strategic direction of our retail team focussing on maximising sales, driving footfall, managing costs, integrating the retail team with the wider charity and taking the lead in opening new outlets in strategic areas of Wales. Reporting to the CEO, you will be a natural leader with a minimum of 5 years multi-site management experience in charity retailing and/or retailing and have experience of opening new shops.

If you are ambitious, innovative and self-motivated, with excellent retail experience, preferably in charity shops and would like to work for a forward-thinking charity committed to transforming cancer outcomes in Wales through world-class research, then we would love to hear from you!

A full job description can be found here.

Additional Information

How to apply:

For further information and application form, please visit our website at Cancer Research Wales at:


Please send a completed application form to gina.thomas@wales.nhs.uk

PLEASE NOTE: CVs will not be accepted and shortlist will be based on candidates demonstrating they meet the person specification

Closing Date: 9 April 2021 (12 noon)

Interview Date: w/c 26 April 2021

Hours of Work: 37.5 hours a week

Annual Leave Entitlement:  25 days plus 8 Public Bank Holidays

Base: CRW Office, Cardiff (with frequent travel around Wales)

Pension: Cancer Research Wales operate a Defined Contribution Pension Scheme (where CRW will contribute twice the contribution of its employee to a maximum of 13%)

Contract: Permanent