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Retail Manager

Reference number: A5120119

Location: Powys

Do you have a passion for wildlife? Do you want to help protect one of the UK's most unique places for nature? We, RSPB Lake Vyrnwy, are looking for a passionate individual to lead our retail team to help fund our conservation mission.

The successful candidate will ensure that the retail operation is delivering the highest standard of customer care; achieving financial targets and KPI's as set by the Trading team, as well as assisting with the delivery of the RSPB brand and converting visits into support, to contribute to the RSPB's Saving Nature Strategy.

We're a small, close-knit team here at RSPB Lake Vyrnwy and the successful candidate will need to be a natural leader who can influence, motivate and inspire the colleagues and volunteers working alongside them. As part of our team, you will bring energy, enthusiasm, excellent communication skills, resilience and a 'can-do' attitude.

Our team has a fun ethos with supportive colleagues, togetherness and a determination to succeed with an emphasis on cross-team working to share and spread best practice. From the very beginning you will be given a thorough induction to the role, induction to our team culture and ongoing support from line managers and the wider trading team.

To apply please complete the application form included in the recruitment pack.

This role is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act. You will be asked to declare unspent convictions and cautions at offer of employment stage.

Salary starting at

£19,602 - £21,236 per annum pro rata

Hours & contract information

Hours: Part time, 18.45 hours per week
Contract: Until end of March 2020

Closing date: 1 February 2019
Interview date: 11 February 2019

How to apply

Our role profile describes the key result areas and skills and experience needed for the role. Please make sure you include reference number A5120119 on your application.

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Who to contact

For questions about this post
Sioned Jones
01691 870 935

Send application details to
Donna Davies
The RSPB, Lake Vyrnwy, Bryn Awel, Llanwddyn, Oswestry, Shropshire, SY10 0LZ, 01691 870278