Salary: £8.45 per hour
Post Details: Permanent Full Time (37.5hrs)
Closing Date: Sunday 6 May, 2018
Interview Date: Friday 11 May, 2018
The Brontë Society is recruiting for a Deputy Retail Manager to join the Brontë Parsonage Museum’s successful and friendly museum shop team to provide a high level of customer service to visitors as well as helping to maximise sales.
The Deputy Retail Manager will deputise for the Retail Manager, managing the retail operations in her absence which will include deployment and supervision of Retail Assistants.
The Museum attracts nearly 100,000 visitors a year so the ideal candidate will have some previous experience in working in a retail/customer facing role and also be a confident communicator with a friendly manner who enjoys assisting people in a busy visitor based environment.
We are seeking an individual who can be ambassadors for our brand and the values it represents and an interest in literature, heritage and history would be an advantage.
Please note that Brontë Parsonage Museum is a seven day a week operation, so the successful candidate will be required to undertake some weekend and bank holiday hours, on a rotational basis, as well as support some evening events as and when they occur.
Applicants should forward a CV together with a covering statement of how their skills and experience match the requirements of the job description and the person specification.
The Job Description and Person Specification is available to download from our website at www.bronte.org.uk/vacancies or by contacting the Management Support Officer at email@example.com or DD 01535 640194.
We also require contact details for two referees with preferably one being your most recent employer. (Referees must not be related to you).
Please forward applications to the Management Support Officer, Brontë Parsonage Museum, Church Street, Haworth, BD22 8DR, or email to firstname.lastname@example.org