Retail Assistant – New Zealand Job Vacancy

We have an exciting opportunity for a Part Time Retail Assistant to come join our team in Nelson.

Red Cross is the world’s largest humanitarian organisation, working together towards our mission to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilising the power of humanity and enhancing community resilience.

New Zealand Red Cross is a New Zealand wide organisation with over 10,000 members and approximately 500 staff.

We welcome and encourage diversity in our workforce and adhere to best practice equal employment opportunity principles in all aspects of our recruitment and our ways of working.

Permanent/Part time Role:

Working 25 hours per week over a mixture of mornings and afternoons weekly, based at our Nelson Red Cross Shop. We need someone with reasonable time-flexibility for this role.

This position reports to the Shop Coordinator and is responsible for assisting with the coordination of the daily operational needs of the Red Cross Retail Shop.

In this role, you will be responsible for:

Scheduling drivers daily tasks.

Customer queries on the phone and shop floor.

Promoting/Driving Sales.

Cash Management.

Shop Presentation.

Stock Management.

Volunteers Adherence to the Health, Safety and Wellness and Hazards Policy.

We encourage you to apply for this role if you have (at least some of):

Experience in cash handling, cash management, and retail shop operations.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Experience in a sales environment.

Experience working as, or with, volunteers.

Skills in dealing with customers.

Enthusiasm and commitment to work as a team member of Red Cross; Self-motivation and a positive and friendly approach; Reliability and work with integrity.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

To download the job description for this position please click the ‘Apply Now’ button to be taken to the New Zealand Red Cross Careers page.

For more information, contact Terry Perriman, Retail Regional Manager – Southern, at 027 245 1999. Applications via our electronic processes please.

Applications close 5pm, Monday 10 February 2020.

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