Retail Assistant Manager - Eastern Suburbs
Melbourne - Eastern Suburbs
Join one of Victoria's Leading Not-For-Profit Organisations!
Be part of a values driven team of successful retailers
Tax reducing salary packaging
Part Time - Rostered Shifts - 08:45am - 17:15pm
Our Vinnies stores across Melbourne's Eastern suburbs are looking for a superstar retailer to support our Shop Manager and continue to grow our amazing team!
It has been a difficult time during the past few months for everyone, communities, families and industries alike. Vinnies has worked extremely hard to continue to provide services and support to its communities (with alterations) and we are increasing our services week on week. As lockdown restrictions continue to ease, we are continuing to re-open all of our shops across Victoria and return stronger than ever, with a deep sense of purpose and with new exciting opportunities.
Every day is different, with new and exciting challenges, there really never is a dull moment. You will be surrounded by an eclectic mix of fashion and homewares and a vibrant, hardworking team. You will be challenged, motivated and driven to use your extensive leadership and merchandising skills to continue developing trade and creating a positive customer experience.
More specifically you will have:
- A real passion for delivering incredible customer service
- Proven retail sales experience with a drive to beat sales targets
- Retail leadership experience with a real focus on people
- Excellent communication skills
- Demonstrated understanding of stock control management
- An ability to manage competing priorities, tasks and overall expectations
- A capacity and passion for self-development
- A “Can do” proactive attitude and positive team spirit
In return we offer:
- Tax reducing salary packaging + loading on Retail Award Level 6
- An excellent team that fosters a supportive and collaborative work environment - we value our employees and the excellent work they do
- We have some great talent who are happy to share their experience and skills to help you on your way
- We are growing and there are lots of opportunities available
The St Vincent de Paul Society aspires to be recognised as a caring Catholic charity offering ‘a hand up’ to people in need. We do this by respecting their dignity, sharing our hope and encouraging them to take control of their destiny by providing practical support, advocacy and friendship. The Society is one of the most recognised and highly regarded charitable organisations that has been providing support to Victorians for 160 years. We operate over 100 retail shops throughout Victoria, commonly called “Vinnies” that raise much needed funds to support those who are vulnerable in the community.
Vinnies is more than a retail store
If making a difference in your local community is important to you and you meet our essential requirements we can’t wait to hear from you. Please send us your updated CV and a cover letter that tells us a little more about you and why you would be perfect for the role. Please click here for a copy of the Position Description.
Please note that prior to any offer of employment, pre-employment checks must be completed these will include reference checking, a medical, proof of COVID-19 Vaccination, a national criminal history check and a working with children check.
St Vincent de Paul Society Victoria is proactive in supporting child safety
We value diversity and aim to build an inclusive environment that champions, embraces and respects differences.
We support and encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and people of all abilities, cultures, sexual orientations, and gender identities and expressions.