Retail Area Manager – East & West Sussex

Posted: January 30, 2017

Job Details

  • St Barnabas Hospices (Sussex) Ltd
  • Area Manager
  • Full Time
  •  Salary £25,000 - £28,000 pa dependent on experience
  • East & West Sussex
  • 23/02/2017

Job Description

St Barnabas Hospices offers specialist palliative care through two hospices: St Barnabas House adult hospice in Worthing and Chestnut Tree House, the children’s hospice in Sussex. Our shops and Distribution Centre provide one of our most important revenue streams and offer quality items and a friendly service. At a time of continued expansion we currently have the following vacancies:

We are seeking an outstanding Area Manager to join our retail management team. In this exciting and varied role you will be reporting to and working closely with our Head of Retail to develop the full sales potential of our expanding chain of charity shops in Sussex and South East Hampshire.

You will be a target driven individual capable of driving sales and profitability within the shops.

You will be responsible for enhancing the high standards in St Barnabas and Chestnut Tree House charity shops.

We are seeking an exceptional person to step into this key role. You will need experience of managing multi-site retails operations preferably within the charity sector or from the fashion or hospitality sectors.

Excellent organisational skills, with the ability to multi task are essential.

The role requires numeracy, literacy, proven sales innovation. Good IT skills are required along with sound knowledge of EPOS and stock auditing.

A driving licence is essential and a role car is provided in this post.

Additional Information

Hours: 37.5 hours per week (5 days out of 7, Monday-Sunday, inc Bank Holidays)

We offer:-

Competitive salary, 35 days holiday inclusive of bank holidays, a creative and friendly environment where you are supporting the Shop Manager and the rest of the team.

Interview Date: First Interview – Wednesday 1st March 2017

                              Second Interview – Monday 6th March 2017

If you have the passion and drive to succeed in this role, please visit St Barnabas Hospice  to complete an application form.

For a job description please click here: Retail Area Manager