Shop Supervisor 15 hours per week over 2 days including alternate Saturdays Abingdon, OX14 3HG
Do you have experience in selling furniture? Would you love to use your retail knowledge and experience for an important cause? If so, come and be our Shop Supervisor and assist our Manager to run our Abingdon shop and contribute to the work we do across Sue Ryder.
It's an exciting time to join our Abingdon shop as we continue to build on the success of our furniture range. We also sell a selection of complimenting electrical items and a great range of brand new home and garden goods.
As our new Shop Supervisor you will help us to create a well-presented shop where customers get great service. You will sort and size stock, and be on hand to help customers with their purchases. Remember that you could often be moving stock – which may involve lifting heavy goods or furniture.
Other responsibilities include: • To be responsible of opening, closing and running the shop in the absence of the Shop Manager • To help maximise donated income through proactive stock generation, optimum pricing, processing stock to agreed levels and stock planning • To help maximise New Goods income by assisting with the managing of stock levels and effective merchandising. Assist with quarterly stock takes • To assist the Shop Manager to recruit, train and retain a team of shop volunteers
To do this, you must have retail experience and experience of handling cash transactions. You should also have good basic arithmetic and a gift for dealing with people. With these talents, you’ll deliver retail excellence to grow income and make a difference to Sue Ryder Healthcare and the people we support
*Competitive Benefits Package* – 25 days holiday rising to 30 with length of service plus bank holidays (pro rata if part-time), option to buy and sell up to five days holiday, company pension scheme, staff discount with thousands of retailers, enhanced maternity pay, staff discount of 15% on new goods online at shop.sueryder.org and lots more. Please visit our careers website for the full list.
This role will include a 10p per hour enhancement when covering the Shop Manager responsibilities in their absence (holidays/sickness)
This role may require unsupervised time in the shop therefore we are unable to employ persons under the age of 18 under The Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999