Although the first Scout uniform shop opened in 1917 Scout Store remain young at heart. Scout Store is the dedicated and official retailer for all Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Explorers and Network uniform. Putting their customers at the heart of everything they do, Scout Store aim to increase their cash contribution to the Scout Association every year to support young people developing skills for life.
Scout Store is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Scouts, a charity in its own right, and like them they understand the importance of making a difference to the lives of others. They share the same values of integrity, respect, care, belief and cooperation.
The Board of Scout Store are now seeking to recruit two new Non-Executive Directors to support the continued work in being the dedicated retailer for the Scout network.
The NEDs will join an engaged board to support and provide governance of the highest quality and rigour.
The NEDs will bring a background in either:
•Supply chain and logistics, ideally with experience on a global scale
•Senior buying experience and procurement, ideally with experience on a global scale
Scout Store is committed to achieving greater diversity in its board, and welcomes applications regardless of sex, gender, race, age, sexuality, belief or disability.
To read more about the role please see the microsite by clicking on the Apply button.
If you wish to have an informal and confidential conversation, please contact Lottie Wihl or Camille Revuelta at Prospectus.
Closing date:18 February 2020
Initial interviews with Prospectus:24 February – 6 March 2020
Panel interviews with Scout Store: w/c 16 March