Area Manager / Retail Area Manager (Charity Shop)
Covering West London
Salary circa £32,000
Permanent, Full Time
Our client is a registered charity that supports people in central and West London affected by ill health, social isolation, low income or unemployment. They help over 2,000 people each year, caring for older people through befriending and social activities and supporting young people through inspirational projects and outreach work. Through their shops in prime London locations they sell high quality donated and new goods, raising valuable funds to support their work.
They are embarking on the next, exciting stage of their work in supporting local communities and they are looking for an Area Manager who is ready to hit the ground running to support them in doing this. Assisting the Head of Retail to maximise the profitability of their shops and make the most or their locations, you will be responsible for the day to day management of the charity shops, working with their support office team to ensure a seamless service throughout.
Leading and motivating their team of Shop Managers, you will ensure that sales and targets are achieved and surpassed, your team deliver fantastic customer service and you will work to continually improve the work of the foundation.
To be successful in this role you will have significant fashion or charity retail management experience at a similar level and you will have managed and motivated multi-site teams in a pressurised environment. You must be comfortable working with financial budgets and be target driven.
Previous candidates need not apply
When completing an application please ensure that you clearly outline how you meet the person specification for the role.
Closing date for receipt of applications is 12pm, Wednesday 28th February 2018.
Our client is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.