Permanent Shop Manager (Part Time), Longton, circa £16000pa

Permanent Shop Manager (Part Time), Longton, circa £16000pa

| Job ID: CMRDH02 | £16000 - £17000 per annum


Fantastic opportunity for a budding shop manager to take on a permanent role within a thriving and well-established Preston charity.

Cummins Mellor are looking to recruit an ambitious retail professional with a flair to develop the retail proposition in a start-up charity shop in Longton, Preston.

As a Shop Manager your role will include;

  • Being responsible for a retail outlet in Longton, Preston.
  • Managing and leading a team of shop assistants and volunteers
  • Driving profit within the retail outlet; identifying quick wins and new income streams
  • Ensuring the shop premises are maintained to a high standard
  • Working within the agreed financial protocols and to agreed budgets
  • Displaying a creative flair to help differentiate the shop brand and entice new customers
  • Motivating and inspiring your team to drive sales and profit across outlets
  • Being responsible for ensuring that the Retail operation complies with Health and Safety legislation for staff, volunteers and customers
  • Analysing sales figures and forecasting future sales and also interpreting trends to facilitate change

The ideal Shop Manager must;

  • Have a sound track record in a retail environment
  • Have some management or team leadership experience
  • Have a pro-active and ‘go-getting’ attitude – showing an aptitude for business development
  • Adopt and present a proactive approach to personal and professional development, participating in annual appraisal, learning opportunities and reflective practice
  • Be driven by the charities’ values and mission

Money raised within the shops will directly fund the essential support that the charity provide to children and young people with life limiting conditions, and their families.

If you want to become part of creating an exciting retail offer, whilst directly benefiting those who need it, please contact us today.