Assistant Shop Manager – Prittlewell

Contract: 3 days per week (including weekends)
Location: Prittlewell
Closing Date: Jun 29, 2021

From unearthing hidden gems from donated goods, maximising your income through Gift Aid and crafting eye catching displays, no day will ever be the same.

We have an exciting vacancy to cover our shop in Prittlewell. As Assistant Manager you will assist the Shop Manager, ensuring an efficient and effective management of volunteers and maximise the efficiency and profitability of the shop.

Candidates will have 1 year’s experience in a retail environment and in return for your expertise and passion, you will receive a competitive salary package and most of all, by making the most of every day you work, you’ll be helping us Make Every Day Count for those who need us most.

Full job specification

Key responsibilities

  • Take full responsibility for managing the shop in the Shop Managers absence
  • To propose action to the Shop Manager for improvements in operations
  • To maintain and develop good channels of communication with colleagues in other Havens Hospices Shops, local communities and organisations
  • To provide cover for other Assistant Shop Managers from time to time in other stores, as required by your Area Manager
  • To ensure the shop meets sales targets set in collaboration with the Shop Manager

Benefits for you

  • 33 days annual leave (pro-rata) (Including Bank Holidays)
  • Salary sacrifice scheme for pension and annual leave purchase
  • Competitive pension schemes and NHS pension for continuing members
  • Learning and Development team committed to personal and professional development, offering a number of education opportunities
  • Life Assurance
  • Employee referral bonus
  • Wellbeing sessions (monthly)