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Charity Shop Manager Wanted
The RSPCA Sussex East and Hastings Branch are looking for a Charity Shop Manager to build on the success of their shop in Western Road, Bexhill.
- Full time postion
- 35 hours per week
- Salary negotiable
- Location - Western Road, Bexhill
The Branch helps to rescue and rehome over 200 animals each year in Hastings and Rother.
Our charity shop plays a vital part in raising money to care for the animals who rely on us for help, as well as providing us with a great platform to promote the fantastic work of the RSPCA Bluebell Ridge Cattery in Hastings. When you become a member of our charity shop team, you're not just helping us to raise much needed funds - you're helping to save the lives of local animals in need.
The role is a rewarding position, making a direct contribution towards animal welfare and combining variety and challenge in a people focused competitive environment.
We are looking for a passionate individual, with proven management, administrative and organisational skills. Leading a diverse team of volunteers, you will be required to take responsibility for all aspects of the day-to-day operations of the business. You will be required to maintain a high standard of merchandising and display, and ensure the stock process flows smoothly and efficiently in order to achieve maximum sales. You will also be required to be proactive in the generation of sufficient stock and able to manage a selection of bought in goods with the aim of maximising profits.
The successful candidate will be able to show commercial awareness, demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills and possess a flexible and adaptable attitude when working under pressure. You must also enjoy the excitement of a retail environment but most importantly, love people and have the ability to lead, inspire and empower those around you.
Retail management experience is essential to the role. Good time management, administrative and organisational skills are also essential.
To apply for this position, please send a copy of your CV and a covering letter outlining your reasons for wishing to apply for this post, your relevant skills and experience and why you think you would be an ideal candidate to join our shop team.
Please send applications to:
The RSPCA Trustees
16 Western Road
Bexhill on Sea
Closing Date: Friday 17 March 2017
Published on Monday 20th February 2017