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Wanted: Retail Manager

The People’s Republic Of Stokes Croft is a radical art-based collective whose work in enabling social change is largely funded by the sale of china and art produced in our workshops.

We are re-assessing our shop and website policies and need a committed community activist with retail experience to manage our shop/gallery and help develop our online and wholesale activities through this period of massive change in the retail environment.

PRSC operates a philosophy of We Make Our Own Future. The successful applicant must aspire to this ambition.

Job responsibilities include:

  • Recruiting, training, supervising and appraising staff (including volunteers). Organising shop volunteer roster
  • Marketing and liaising with PRSC media crew
  • Being financially capable and able to maintain statistical and financial records
  • Dealing with customer queries and complaints
  • Setting sales targets and growing the business
  • Working in the physical shop and helping develop online sales which are a growing part of the business
  • Overseeing pricing and stock control
  • Liaising with china workshop and print workshop and reporting to directors

This role would particularly suit a young person with suitable qualifications, or a more experienced person returning to work. Support and training will be given, but the ability to work independently is essential.

Starting salary: £17,000 for a 37.5 hour week. Four weeks holiday. Three-month trial.

PRSC is an equal opportunities organisation.

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How to Apply

Please email CV and covering statement to email hidden; JavaScript is required with PRSC Job in the subject line or post to:

People’s Republic Of Stokes Croft
35 Jamaica Street

Closing date for applications has been extended to midnight August 31, 2020

Interviews will be held in early September.