Charity Retail Multi-Store Manager

About the role 

Full time, including weekends

£26,051 per annum

We are looking for a highly motivated Retail Cluster Team Leader / Charity Retail Multi-Store Manager to support and work across our Milton Keynes shops.  Working closely with the Commercial Manager, you will be driven to develop and deliver a programme of activity to push revenue and achieve agreed targets.  Proposing new initiatives and implementing the retail strategy, you will be aware of trends and implement these to maximise revenue.  You will lead and train a highly motivated team of team leaders and volunteers to ensure sustainable income is raised from your retail shops.

The successful candidate will have experience of managing teams, particularly in a retail setting, have good organisational, communication and interpersonal skills as well as a customer service mindset. You will have a flexible approach, a driving license and access to a vehicle, as this is a multi-site role and you will be required to work across the locations.

To find out more about stores within this Cluster please visit the links below:

https://www.willen-hospice.org.uk/support-us/shop-with-us/high-street-shops/bletchley-shop/

https://www.willen-hospice.org.uk/support-us/shop-with-us/high-street-shops/kiln-farm-furniture-shop/

https://www.willen-hospice.org.uk/support-us/shop-with-us/high-street-shops/stony-stratford/

In return for your skills and experience, you can expect:-

  • To join a supportive and caring team
  • Generous annual leave entitlement starting at 35 days pro rata (inclusive of statutory and bank holidays)
  • Employer enhanced auto-enrolment pension scheme
  • Enhanced maternity, adoption and sick pay provision
  • Ongoing commitment to education and professional development
  • Blue Light Card discounts (with membership)
  • Access to Employee Assistance Programme

About the Hospice:

Set in the tranquil grounds of Willen Lake, Willen Hospice is the leading provider of specialist palliative care within the Milton Keynes area. We offer 24 hour / seven days a week palliative care to people who have advanced disease, caring for people in our Inpatient Unit which accommodates 15 patients and the local community. Our person centred care is delivered with compassion and respect for people’s wishes. We have an expanding Therapeutic & Wellbeing service offering Psychological Wellbeing, Social Care, Physiotherapy, Occupational and Complementary Therapy.  Our dedicated Business Development teams and retail portfolio of shops raise vital funds to deliver this care.

 

Closing date: 22 January 2024

Interview date: 29 January 2024

Please note that this advert will close early if a high number of applications are received

 

To apply, please use the ‘Apply Here’ button below 

In a typical year...
£11.23
our cost, per minute
11,000
phone calls to patients at home
600
fabulous volunteers
700
patients cared for at home
3,200
home visits
300
patients at the hospice
18,000
of cups of tea
290
counselling sessions
We can only provide the care we do thanks to the incredible generosity of our community, through their continued volunteering, fundraising and donations throughout the year. Your donation will enable us to continue providing care and support to those facing a life-limiting diagnosis, and to support their loved ones.