Salary: £38,890 – £44,503
Contract: Full time, permanent
Closing date: 17th May 2021
Interview Date: Thursday, 27th May 2021
This is a fantastic and rare opportunity for an enthusiastic, driven and motivated individual who is determined to improve the lives of people living with life limiting conditions.
The hospice needs a natural leader to lead the retail team focussing on maximising sales, driving footfall, managing costs, integrating the retail team into the wider charity and taking the lead in opening new outlets and the development of the ecommerce operation.
About the role
The Head of Retail is an integral part of the wider income generation team and is responsible for maximising the income and profit sustainability of the hospice’s multi-site/multi-format retail business through the effective management of people, resources and budgets.
This critical role brings a real opportunity to have a significant impact. St Leonard’s Hospice are looking for a skilled, collaborative and experienced operator to lead the retail operation into the future.
- have substantial experience in leading a multi-channel retail operation
- have developed, written and delivered strategic plans
- embrace and welcome change
- challenge existing thinking and embrace new ideas
Experience of working in mainstream retail would be an advantage.
NB: St Leonard’s have recently undertaken an external review of their retail operation which has identified a number of opportunities to build on the already successful operation. The successful candidate will lead in the delivery of the chosen recommendations. The external provider has committed to providing a detailed download of the findings once the successful candidate is in role.
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