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Head of Retail

Head of Retail

An established hospice are seeking a Head of Retail to join their team you will work closely with the Director of Fundraising to produce and roll out a new trading strategy.
Main duties for the Head of Retail:
Responsible for developing and implementing the trading
Responsible for trading operations including; cafe, jumble sales, Christmas cards and new shop openings
Scope and develop business and implementation plans for new trading opportunities including shops and online trading
Promote trading operation within the hospice and community
Manage all complaisance and ensure this is in line with relevant regulations

Essential criteria for the Head of Retail:
Educated to degree level or equivalent
Ability to work closely with fundraising, marketing and communications to develop integrated income generation plan
Previous experience within retail and charity retail
Experience of forecasting, budgeting, monitoring sales and profits
Ability to provide analysis and management reports
Experience of delivering shop outfits from scratch
Previous experience of developing business cases and plans for new retailing opportunities
Experience of developing systems to support a retailing environment
Strong understanding of profit margins, VAT, Gift Aid schemes

To apply for this Head of Retail role, please email your CV to our Office & Specialist Support Team quoting the reference number 56090CK all applicants must be eligible to work in the UK.