Wednesday , April 17 2024

National Trust Vacancies – Retail Manager

Website National Trust

Job Description:

We’re looking for a people-focused and sales driven Retail Manager to join our team at Clumber Park. In this role you’ll develop your team and lead them to consistently deliver excellent customer service.

Job Responsibilities:

  • You will be leading Clumber Park’s property retail operation so that it is commercially successful and consistently exceeds our visitors’ expectations, managing a team of paid and voluntary retail staff. You will ensure the operation is an integral party of the visitor experience and reflects the property’s sense of place. You will effectively stock and merchandise products to achieve stretching financial targets, maximise income and profitability.
  • The Clumber Park shop has a significant turnover and a successful plant sales operation. Plant sales are a growth area so the successful applicant, whilst not needing to be a plant expert, must be prepared to manage the plant sales business and be instrumental in its development. This will include liaising with our Gardens team and & working with our plant suppliers to maximise opportunities linked to the Walled Kitchen Garden at Clumber Park. Expansion of local product lines, including home-produced goods, will also form part of the role.
  • Whilst you will be reporting into the specialist retail Area Manager, you will also be a member of the Property leadership team and play an important role in strategic decisions across the property.

Job Requirements:

  • Experience as a leader of people, managing teams of regular staff, seasonal staff and volunteers
  • The ability to inspire your teams to deliver the best service possible
  • Results driven
  • The ability to identify new opportunities and make strategic decisions for the future of your department
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work with other Heads of Department at the property
  • Excellent people management skills
  • Experience of working with financial budgets, as well as financial targets to meet

Job Details:

Company: National Trust

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Sheffield, GB

Application Deadline: N/A

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