Shop Manager, 2703

Posted: August 9, 2017

Job Details

  • The Children's Society
  • Shop Manager
  • Full Time
  • £17,340 pa
  • Chorley
  • 23/08/2017
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Job Description

Do you want to be a part of your local community and make a difference to the lives of disadvantage young people?

We have an exciting opportunity to join our growing retail network – We have had one of the biggest expansion programs in the sector!! Our Retail portfolio now contains 108 shops with over 2,500 volunteers.

Your role will make a real difference by helping to raise the vital funds needed to support our frontline work with the most disadvantaged children and young people in England.

As a Shop Manager you will manage [an Assistant Shop Manager along with] a team of volunteers to generate income and maximise sales of donated and bought in stock. You will responsible for the day to day management of the shop which includes sourcing, pricing and merchandising stock along with monitoring sales against target. You will also play an active role in building and maintaining relationships in your local community

We are looking for someone who has already worked in the retail sector, with great customer service skills, effective communication skills, commercial awareness, the drive to maximise sales, and have demonstrable leadership experience.

If you have what it takes to help the most disadvantaged young people, then this is the place for you.

The Children’s Society runs over 100 local services that help thousands of young people who desperately need our support, and we campaign to get laws and policies changed to make children’s lives happier and safer.

Every day we’re changing the lives of children in this country for the better – and with your help, tomorrow we can be there for even more.

Additional Information

37 hours per week

£17,340pa with annual progression up to £18,034pa


Vacancy closes midnight on: 23rd August 2017

Interviews will be held on: 15th September 2017

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