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Assistant Store Manager

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Mind

1mo ago

  • Job
    Part-time
    Mid & Senior Level
  • Hospitality & Retail
  • Nottingham

AI generated summary

  • You must be passionate about retail, able to lead and motivate, prioritize workloads, focus on customers, demonstrate our values, and have a desire to learn and contribute to mental health advocacy. Join us in the fight for mental health.
  • You will work with the team to drive sales, manage shop operations, uphold standards, deliver exceptional customer service, and support mental health initiatives at Mind Retail.

Requirements

  • is passionate about retail
  • has the ability to lead and motivate others
  • can plan and prioritise their own workload and the workload of the team
  • has a strong customer focus
  • can demonstrate our values and behaviours, which are at the core of all we do
  • If you haven't got management or supervisor level experience, don't worry! We're just as interested in people who want a career in retail, are prepared to work hard and are eager to learn.
  • We need great people like you to help us in the fight for mental health.

Responsibilities

  • As an Assistant Shop Manager in Mind Retail, you'll work alongside the Shop Manager and the wider shop team, inclusive of volunteers, to deliver sales and profit targets for your shop, where every item sold fights for mental health. The money raised from our charity shops funds Mind's vital mental health support services, helping the 1 in 4 of us that experience a mental health problem in their lifetime.
  • You'll also work with the team to produce excellent shop standards and deliver outstanding customer service - creating a hub for the local community. Our Assistant Managers also take full responsibility whilst the Shop Manager is away for the day-to-day running and overall performance of the shop.
  • As Assistant Shop Manager, you'll be invested in to grow. With development programmes and a vast programme of workshops, you'll be able to take ownership for your own personal and professional development. You'll be able to make a real difference and will play an important role in the fight for mental health, helping us to respond to the mental health emergency.

Application Process

  • To apply for this role, please submit your CV and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and why you are interested in the position. Please click on the Apply button below to submit your application.

FAQs

What does the Assistant Store Manager role entail at Mind Retail?

The Assistant Store Manager at Mind Retail is responsible for supporting the Store Manager in the day-to-day operations of the store, including managing staff, stock control, customer service, and achieving sales targets.

What makes this an exciting time to join Mind Retail as an Assistant Store Manager?

Mind Retail is undergoing significant growth and has ambitious plans to make a big impact in the fight for mental health. As an Assistant Store Manager, you will have the opportunity to be part of this exciting journey and make a real difference in the community.

What qualifications or experience are required for the Assistant Store Manager role at Mind Retail?

We are looking for candidates who have previous retail experience, strong leadership skills, and a passion for mental health advocacy. A background in mental health services or charity work is desirable but not essential.

What support and training will be provided to Assistant Store Managers at Mind Retail?

Assistant Store Managers will receive thorough induction and on-the-job training to ensure they are equipped with the skills and knowledge needed to succeed in their role. Additionally, ongoing support and development opportunities will be provided to help Assistant Store Managers reach their full potential.

How can Assistant Store Managers contribute to Mind Retail's mission of supporting mental health?

Assistant Store Managers play a crucial role in raising awareness about mental health, promoting Mind Retail's services, and fundraising for mental health initiatives. By leading their teams effectively and creating a positive shopping experience for customers, Assistant Store Managers help drive the success of Mind Retail and its mission.

We're Mind, the mental health charity. We’re fighting for mental health – for support, for respect, for you.

Non-profit
Industry
501-1000
Employees
1946
Founded Year

Mission & Purpose

We’re Mind, the mental health charity. We believe no one should have to face a mental health problem alone. We’re here for you. Today. Now. We’re on your doorstep, on the end of a phone or online. Whether you’re stressed, depressed or in crisis. We’ll listen, give you support and advice, and fight your corner. And we’ll push for a better deal and respect for everyone experiencing a mental health problem