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The Jack and Jill Children’s Foundation is seeking a


Department:      Fundraising

Reporting To:     Area Retail Manager

Hours of Work: 37.5 hours per week

Location:            Kea-Lew Industrial Park, Portlaoise

Contract Type:  Fixed Term Contract

Overall Responsibility:

To manage a Jack and Jill Boutique, in a manner, which reflects high street retail standards and maintains the professionalism and profile of the charity in all areas of operation.

Main Duties and responsibilities:

  • To achieve and exceed agreed sales targets
  • To maintain operational standards that are consistent with or exceed industry norms.
  • To ensure that any interaction with customers is carried out in a manner that is courteous and professional.
  • To maintain accurate records of all sales and payments and to ensure that agreed procedures regarding banking and cash security are always observed.
  • To support and proactively manage all Tus/CE placements and to recruit and support a team of volunteers.
  • To maintain a safe environment for customers, volunteers and staff and where appropriate to immediately report to the Area Manager any hazard that puts the safety of customers, volunteers or staff at risk.
  • To ensure that agreed stock management procedures are observed and that merchandising, and windows display opportunities are always maximised.
  • To act as a contact for Jack and Jill your shop is our window into the community and to support Jack and Jill fundraising initiatives.

Person Specification:

  • Good Customer Relationship Skills
  • Good telephone manner
  • Good team player
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Can motivate self and colleagues and inspire the highest standards


HOW TO APPLY: If you are interested in applying for this position, please send curriculum vitae and cover letter including current remuneration package to: Stacey Bohanna, Area Manager, Jack & Jill Foundation.


The closing date for applications is 21st May 2019

The Jack & Jill foundation is an equal opportunities employer.




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