Gift Shop Manager

Brewster Pratap are working exclusively with Sheffield Cathedral to recruit a manager for their gift shop in Sheffield.

This role would suit candidates with a retail background commuting from Sheffield, Chesterfield, Rotherham and Barnsley.

Role

To manage all retail operations in the gift shop effectively and professionally to maximise sales and profitability, in a manner consistent with the organisation's mission.

  • Manage, motivate, train and develop retail staff and volunteers
  • Plan and maintain a rota to ensure appropriate staffing levels 
  • Recruiting retail staff and volunteers 
  • Appraise staff performance 
  • Buying stock and stock control 
  • Merchandise and display stock to consistently high visual merchandising standards
  • Delivering a fantastic level of service 
  • Maximise sales and control costs in order to achieve financial targets 
  • Seek new business for developing the retail business 

Person Specification

  • Driven and outgoing personality with a desire to succeed 
  • Experience working at a managerial level
  • Experience ordering stock 
  • Results driven and have a proven track record of hitting and exceeding store targets 
  • Previous retail experience - experience working in the charity or similar sector would be an advantage
  • Excellent visual merchandising skills
  • Can lead by example and motivate others 
  • Experience working with volunteers is a distinct advantage 

Benefits

  • Pension scheme 
  • Westfield Health
  • 26 days holiday plus stats 

Applications

Applicants can send their CV with a covering letter to Gemma Blakey via GBlakey@brewsterpratap.co.uk. 

Closing date 19th April / interviews 24th April.