Midsomer Norton, Somerset, United Kingdom (On-site)
£24,538.69 per annum
Contract, Full-time
Job description

We have a brand new opportunity for an experienced Retail Online Hub Manager to join us in Midsomer Norton. You will join us working 35 hours per week (over a 7 day rota) initially on a 12 month fixed term contract and in return you will receive a competitive salary of up to £24,538.69 per annum plus excellent benefits.

Cats Protection is the UK’s leading feline welfare charity with a nationwide network of adoption and homing centres, volunteer-run branches and charity shops. During 2021, we helped 137,000 cats and kittens. That's the equivalent of around 375 cats a day!

Cats Protection is entering an exciting new era, having developed a 10-year strategy which aims to significantly increase the welfare of many more cats. Retail and trading will play a key role in growing income and introducing new audiences to Cats Protection. Cats Protection currently operates 100+ shops across the country and an online trading operation for new and donated goods. We have ambitious plans to significantly expand and further enhance our online retail proposition in the next 12-24 months. 

Responsibilities of our Retail Online Hub Manager:

As Retail Online Hub Manager, you will lead, develop and manage the donated online hub operation in order to maximise our donated online income stream. As well as driving income, you will also manage expenditure to maximise the profit contribution from the online hub. You hold line management responsibility for the Online Sales Listers and be responsible for a group of volunteers who support our online operation.

What we’re looking for in our Retail Online Hub Manager:

  • Experience of managing a multi-channel e-commerce operation
  • Knowledge of regulatory compliance related to online trading
  • Experience of managing budgets and working to targets
  • Excellent people management skills
  • Excellent organisational skills and business acumen 
  • A full valid UK driving license 

What we can offer you:

  • salary of up to £24,538.69 per annum plus excellent benefits
  • generous annual leave entitlement
  • contribution pension scheme
  • life assurance scheme
  • range of health benefits
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • and more

Join us as our Retail Online Hub Manager and know you are helping to make a real difference to cats and kittens across the UK!

Unfortunately, we cannot accept applications or CVs that are emailed to us directly. Please note applications which are received after the closing date may not be responded to.

Closing date: 7th June 2022

Virtual interview date: Week commencing 13th June 202

Please note, should we receive a large amount of applications for this vacancy, we reserve the right to close this vacancy prior to the advertised closing date.

Cats Protection is committed to safeguarding children and adults at risk and protecting anyone that comes into contact with us from harm.  We expect all employees and volunteers to share this commitment

More about Cats Protection

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Refreshed on: 31 May 2022
Closed date: 07 June 2022 at 23:59
Job ref: MIG91
Tags: Management, Retail