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Full Time Manager - Mission Thrift Store (Ponoka, AB)

Full Time Manager - Mission Thrift Store (Ponoka, AB)

Company: Mission Thrift Store
Location/Address:
5101 51 Ave
Ponoka, Alberta
Position Description

Job Posting

Full Time Manager at Mission Thrift Store Ponoka

BFM Foundation (Canada) is a national Christian organization with over 50 Mission Thrift Stores across Canada. The net revenue from all Mission Thrift Stores is devoted to the Joint Ministry of BFM Foundation (Canada) and Bible League Canada. These funds are used to establish adult literacy programs, provide church planter training, children’s ministry programs, and distribute Bibles in many places around the world. The stores are operated primarily by dedicated volunteers.

Mission Thrift Store Ponoka is currently seeking a full-time Manager who understands and supports the vision and purpose of BFM Foundation (Canada). The ideal candidate will have strong relational qualities, be able to train and lead volunteers to effectively operate the store. The Manager needs to be vibrant, passionate and have an entrepreneurial spirit. The right candidate must understand the needs and wants of a thrift store customer and deliver exceptional customer service, understand inventory control, pricing, health and safety regulations, delegating, motivating, marketing and financial management.

Qualifications

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Understand retail sales, leadership and management principles as they relate to non-profit/ voluntary organizations;
Understand all federal and provincial legislation applicable to voluntary sector organizations including:  employment standards, human rights, occupational health and safety, charities, etc.;
Experience in human resources management;
Proficient in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint would be an asset.
Effective verbal and written communication

Experience:  Management experience in a retail setting; experience with non-profit/ voluntary sector would be considered an asset.

Working Conditions:  The Manager will be working in a retail / office environment and would be responsible for the thrift store operation, which includes assigning and monitoring a team of volunteers.  The Manager will be required to work days, some weekends, and must be available to attend regular Board meetings with the Directors.

Salary Expectations:  Remuneration will be commensurate with experience.  You may include your salary expectations.  Only those considered for interviews will be contacted.  

If you feel you have the passion and skill set that would help to advance the purpose of Mission Thrift Store Ponoka, we look forward to hearing from you! Please submit your resume by September 30 by email to melody_thomson@missionthriftstore.com

*Full Job Description available upon request

BFM (Ponoka) Enterprises Society welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Posted: September 12, 2017  |  Expires: September 30, 2017
Posted Under: Management
Career ID: [ 4403 ]