High Bentham, LA2 7LF Are you an experienced proactive shop manager, or an experienced assistant shop manager/Supervisor looking for your next step? If so, come and join our shop and contribute to the work we do across Sue Ryder. Our shops are one of the most important ways in which we raise money to support people living through the challenges of life-changing illness. So when you work in one, you’re not just helping us to turn a profit – you’re helping to improve the lives of the people we exist to help. As Shop Manager you will be using your entrepreneurial skills and retail experience to drive business, push sales and achieve targets. Your responsibilities will include: • Organise fundraising events to promote Sue Ryder • Recruit, train & retain a volunteer team, who'll look to you for leadership and guidance. • Proactively maintain a well merchandised shop that pushes the boundaries and goes above and beyond your customers' individual expectations • Manage effective stock processes and embrace new ways of working through the introduction of an Epos operation • Attend area meetings and assisting at other shops as required • Embracing changes and development of new IT procedures To be successful in this role you’ll have the commercial awareness to deliver sales and meet deadlines combined with ability to plan and prioritise. You will have proven team leadership skills and the ability to lead a large team of volunteers. It is essential is that you enjoy engaging with people, you have a positive can do attitude and a good understanding of financial and IT administration 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 and lots more. Please visit our careers website for the full list.