Assistant Shop Manager, Pershore
Temporary (three months), part time (14 hours)
What is the role?
Come and join our great Blue Cross retail team which play a vital role in raising money and awareness of the work we do. In this role you will be an ambassador for our work and the high street face of Blue Cross so it is really important that you enjoy greeting people, providing a fantastic customer service and are motivated to raise funds to help more pets.
Working as a team with the Shop Manager, you will work together to maximise the shop sales and identify new income opportunities. You will also be leading a team of our brilliant volunteers and deputising for the Shop Manager in their absence.
We have a fantastic shop in Pershore, a picturesque market town situated on the River Avon and surrounded by beautiful countryside. The shop is busy, there is always plenty to do and you will also enjoy the freedom of working with the Shop Manager to set the direction of your shop at a local level. So being bored is definitely not an option!
If you want to work in a role that makes a positive difference every day to the pets in our care then look no further. We are proud of our charity which has been working tirelessly since 1897 to help pets and invite you to join our team of dedicated people and continue to make history for many years to come.
The hours ….
You will work 14 hours per week for a three month temporary contract on a rota including weekends and bank holidays. In addition, you will be required to work additional hours to cover for the Shop Manager and therefore flexibility is essential.
What is required?
We are looking for people with the following:
• Previous experience of working in a retail environment
• Cash handling and reconciliation
• Supervisory experience
• Experience in a customer facing environment
• Computer literacy and administration skills
We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive an overwhelming response. For more information on this role please read the attached job description.
Closing date: 17 October 2019