Store Manager – Cuba Street

January 20th, 2023

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About us
Mary Potter Hospice Retail stores are a vital part of our team, helping to raise funds for the Hospice to continue providing free and compassionate specialist palliative care to the people of Wellington. We don’t just treat an illness, we work closely with people and their whānau at the most important time of their lives.

The role
We are searching for an experienced and multi-talented Store Manager for our Cuba Street store.

You will enjoy huge variety in this role; not only interacting with the amazing people who donate goods, you will also lead, coach and inspire the volunteers who make up the majority of our retail workforce, making the best use of their many and varied talents. You will have responsibility for your store budget, developing action plans to meet targets, providing reports on key aspects of the store operations and ensuring the most efficient process is in place to get goods from delivery to the shop floor and then out the door!

What we offer

  • An award-winning wellbeing programme which includes carers leave, wellbeing payments and a wellbeing day each year
  • A welcoming work environment
  • NZQA retail qualifications training for those wanting to make Retail a career

To be successful you will need to

  • Be open to a challenge, be self-driven, and truly passionate about sustainable retail
  • want to make a difference to the long term success of the retail group and the revenue it brings Mary Potter Hospice
  • always be looking for ways to improve the customer experience, enhance the brand, grow the business, and develop your team
  • have excellent leadership and communication skills, be very people-focused and enjoy being part of a close-knit team environment.

We are growing and developing our retail group; so right now is your chance to build your retail management CV and at the same time make a huge difference for the people of Wellington Region.

Please send your application and cover letter by 1 February 2023 to Catherine Hart, Mary Potter Hospice, PO Box 7442, Newtown, Wellington 6242 or email HR.Recruitment@marypotter.org.nz

For further information please phone Peter Sewell, Director – Retail on 021 240 7272.

Store Manager Cuba Street Job Description
Mary Potter Hospice Application Form
Mary Potter Hospice Wellness Brochure