Duty Manager - Croydon - New position!

Job No: SVDP342
Location: Croydon

Saturdays 8:45am – 5:15pm

Vinnies is growing! And as a result some new and exciting positions have been created to support our retail network. Due to rapid growth we are currently seeking a passionate, energetic and dynamic retailer with proven leadership experience to continue developing the growing trade in our vibrant shop. In this role you will thrive on the opportunity to be fully accountable for the operation of the shop on Saturdays and will play a key role in leading our dedicated team in achieving 100% customer satisfaction.

You are a strong fashion retailer who enjoys keeping busy and loves building and cultivating relationships. You are someone who will inspire and coach our team with strong leadership, motivation and passion fostering the strong community vibe within the store. You have a real flair for merchandising and will embrace a diverse collection of fashion, furniture and homewares to create a positive customer experience. You will bring a 'hands on' approach and be a proactive operator who thrives on delivering outstanding customer experience.

More specifically you will have:

  • A real passion for delivering incredible customer service
  • Retail management experience with a real focus on people
  • Proven retail sales experience with a drive to beat sales targets
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A 'Can Do' proactive attitude and positive team spirit

Key accountabilities include:

  • Leading our volunteer team to deliver a memorable experience with our customers
  • Striving for, meeting and beating sales targets
  • Training and supporting our dedicated team of volunteers

In return we offer:

  • Tax reducing salary packaging + loading on Retail Award Level 6
  • Close to public transport
  • Knowledge that you will be part of a team helping to make a difference to your community

About us:

The St Vincent de Paul Society Victoria and its wide network of over 12,000 volunteers provide practical welfare support, advocacy and friendship for the most vulnerable members of our community. On the frontline, face-to-face.The St Vincent de Paul Society in Australia has more than 60,000 volunteers. Internationally, the Society operates in 149 countries and has over 950,000 volunteers. To find out more visit vinnies.org.au.  Key services include Vinnies Shops; Vinnies Soup Vans; Compeer support for people experiencing mental illness; home visitation; youth programs; assistance for asylum seekers and refugees; education and tutoring; and a range of other volunteer-run initiatives that assist people in need.

Grow with Vinnies

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.

Applications close: Sunday 15 October 2017 

 

Please note that prior to any offer of employment, pre-employment checks must be completed these will include reference checking, a medical, a national criminal history check and a working with children check.  

St Vincent de Paul Society Victoria is proactive in supporting child safety

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