Shop Manager / Retail Store Manager / Retail Sales Manager
Job Title: Shop Manager
Location: Bristol Area
Salary: £19,012.50 per annum
Position: Full Time 37.5 hours per week over 5 days including alternate Saturdays
Are you ready to take on the challenge? The company's Shop Managers are vital to their success and by using your retail experience to drive business, push sales and achieve targets you'll be improving the lives of people with a life-changing condition. Use your entrepreneurial flair to make a difference and we will reward you with career development within our expanding retail business.
The company is one of the largest charity retailers in the UK with over 450 shops across the country and an ambitious new shop opening plan. The company's highly effective retail operation generates funding so they can continue to provide 2.7 million hours of expert medical, practical and emotional support every year, in the cares hospices and neurological centres, in people's homes and in the community. The company's shops sell an eclectic mix of donated items as well as a vibrant range of new goods. The cares specialist shops include vintage and retro, large furniture and discount shops.
Their Shop has a distinct vintage and retro feel with numerous one off and unique pieces. As a manager of one of these shops, you'll use your keen eye and retail savvy to create a fantastic vintage and retro shopping environment. You'll maximise sales, control expenditure and manage a team, who'll look to you for leadership and guidance. Under your management, both paid staff and volunteers will get the training they need.
Retail experience is essential, combined with the commercial awareness to deliver sales. You'll have a positive attitude and a natural intuition to keep up with the busy and competitive retail market place. A basic understanding of financial and IT admin is also essential. Above all else you will have the ambition to succeed to ensure the company can continue delivering incredible care to all the people they support.
* 25 days holiday rising to 30 plus bank holidays
* Option to buy and sell holiday up to five days
* Salary sacrifice car scheme (launching soon)
* Private pension matched at either 3% or 5%
* Auto enrolment pension scheme
* Refer a friend scheme
* Free eye tests
* Carers leave policy
* Long service awards
* 24 hour employee assistance line for free advice on work, family and personal life
* PeoplePerks - discounts with hundreds of retailers and services that can amount to an average annual saving of GBP 350
* Staff discount of 20% on new goods
* Travel ticket loan
* Childcare Vouchers
* Cycle to work scheme
* Development opportunities for all
* Free tea and coffee
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Candidates with the experience or relevant job titles of; Retail Shop Manager, Retail Manager, Shop Manager, Hospice Manager, Retail Coordinator, Retail Management, Shop Team Leader, Retail Shop Team Leader, Retail Sales Manager, Sales Manager, Senior Sales Executive, Business Development Team Leader, Business Strategy Manager, Retail Store Manager, Store Manager, General Store Manager, General Shop Manager, Retail Store Coordinator, Retail Store Leader, Retail Shop Coordinator will also be considered for this role.