POSTED: 11 March 2019

Sunday Assistant vacancy at Cancer Research UK (Solihull)


Are you a motivated and passionate individual looking to make a difference? We’re looking for a Sunday Assistant to help our team deliver real commercial success in our Solihull store!

Salary: £8.21 per hour 

Hours: 6 per week

Contract Type: Permanent/Part Time

Closing Date: 22nd March 2019 0:00

 

Are you a motivated and passionate individual looking to make a difference?

We’re looking for a Sunday Assistant to help our team deliver real commercial success in our Solihull store! In this exciting role you will be acting as the face of Cancer Research UK and will be instrumental to making sure the shop is maximising its sales and profits.

 

You’ll be involved in…

  • Taking responsibility of the shop on Sundays, this will entail running the shop alone or alongside the volunteers
  • Assisting the store to reach its agreed sales targets whilst using your own initiative and imagination, with guidance from the Shop Manager to come up with new ideas to help generate new income
  • Using your excellent customer service skills to make sure all of our supporters are looked after and feel appreciated
  • Keeping on top of the management of donated goods and new stock
  • Helping maintain a high standard of the display of goods in the windows and the store, using your creativity whilst also complying with CRUK guidelines
  • Supporting the stores volunteers team by recruiting new candidates and providing advice and training to current volunteers

 

About you...

  • If you are a confident individual who would like an opportunity to develop your skills in management, then we want to hear from you. You would ideally demonstrate previous experience of working in retail, or an interest in visual merchandising and fashion.
  • Experience of managing a team would be desired, but not essential
  • Able to work well in a team of both paid staff and volunteers
  • Can work flexibly if required

 

We can offer you…

  • Experience using your own creative freedom to produce exciting visual & design displays
  • The opportunity to work in an environment where career development is encouraged
  • An in-depth understanding of retail operations and high street fashion
  • Experience working in a diverse team of people
  • A range of generous rewards and benefits such as online store discounts, Gym Memberships, Childcare vouchers and discounted season tickets, as well as a 10% CRUK instore discount
  • 25 days annual leave a year FTE

To apply for this role, please click here