Business Development and Retail Manager

John Taylor Hospice CIC
£30,000 - £35,000
09 Aug 2017
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
John Taylor Hospice in North Birmingham is at an exciting time in its development with a new commercial strategy in place and a clear vision of improving and extending end of life care services for our local population.  This is an exciting opportunity to be in at the start of a brand new retail venture for the Hospice, and help us to establish our retail venture. Initially for a 12 month period, the post will be subject to review with the potential for a permanent position as we set out our plans for expansion and growth.

Reporting to the Chief Finance Officer you will have responsibility for assisting in the development of a business case to establish retail outlets for the hospice moving through to making these a reality and managing the achievement of shops’ sales and profit targets through the effective leadership and management of a number of shops.

As an experienced retail manager, you will be self-motivated, enthusiastic and inspired by the challenges of charity retailing.

Previous experience in multi-site retail management and a good understanding of charity retailing would be advantageous, with the ability to demonstrate a dedicated approach to the highest standards of customer service and team working.  

As this role will require regular visits to each of the Hospice’s retail outlets a full driving licence and flexibility are essential.

If you feel you have the skills and experience that we are looking for, and you want to be part of the exciting plans that we have for Retail at John Taylor Hospice, then we would be delighted to hear from you.

For an informal discussion or visit please contact Ian Murray, Chief Finance Officer at John Taylor Hospice, 76 Grange Road, Erdington, B24 0DF.