Standby Assistant Shop Manager, Halesowen

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211130 ASM Standby Halesowen
West Midands
Customer Service
Part Time
Temporary Contract

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Standby Assistant Shop Manager, Halesowen and surrounding area
Zero hours contract

Blue Cross are one of the UK’s leading animal welfare organisations for animals. We support sick, injured and homeless pets and care for more than 40,000 animals every year through our rehoming, veterinary and education programmes.

What is the role?
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 Halesowen which is busy, with plenty to do and where 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.

You will work on a zero hours contract to provide holiday and sickness cover and at times to cover for the Shop Manager. You will be based at our Halesowen charity shop but will also be willing to cover at our other charity shops within a 15 mile radius, therefore, ability to travel is essential (travel expenses will be paid).

If you excel in an environment where you can see the difference you make every day then this is the role for you. Interested? Then apply and lets work together to see if this is the role for you.

To apply for this role, all candidates must complete the online application process.

Want to know more the detail? Great! We have attached the job description which hopefully gives you everything you need.

What is required?

We are looking for people with the following:
• Previous experience of working in a retail environment
• Cash handling and reconciliation experience
• Experience of leading a team
• Experience of providing great customer experience
• Computer and administration skills

It would also be great if you had:
• Managing volunteers
• Experience of fundraising

To apply for this role, all candidates must complete the online application process.

To read more about the benefits Blue Cross has to offer, please click on the 'What We Offer' tab or paste the following into your browser:

Salary: £7.35 - £9.99 per hour
Grade: 5.1
Closing Date: 16 December 2021

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive an overwhelming response.

Blue Cross holds inclusion as a core organisational value. We positively encourage applications from suitably qualified, experienced and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, transgender status, religion or belief, marital status or pregnancy and maternity. We actively embrace our differences and know that it is our differences that make us unique. You are very welcome at Blue Cross, without the need to hide any part of who you are.