Casual Sales Assistant – South East

  • Full Time
  • 2 years ago

Job Information

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    Category Retail
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    Posted On Sep 21 ,2017

Job Description

Do you want to make a difference? Want to feel you are working for something bigger than the bottom line? Then this could be the job for you.

Salvos Stores is the retail arm of The Salvation Army Australia Southern Territory and operates over 200 retail stores in Western Australia, South Australia, Victoria, Tasmania and the Northern Territory. Salvos Stores operates as a fully functioning retail business, recycling preloved goods and relying heavily on the generosity of the public.

Salvos Stores maintains a professional retail network and dedicated store staff, professional Support Office and a great team of retail managers. All profit from the sale of goods at Salvos Stores contributes to invaluable community programs operated by The Salvation Army.

Salvos Stores has a vacancy for a suitably qualified person for the position of Assistant Store Manager located at the Mornington Salvos Stores, reporting directly to the local Area Manager.

The role

Your role as Store Manager is one of the most important within the company. You will be responsible for the following store functions:

  • Effective leadership of a team of dedicated staff and volunteers
  • Delivery of Extraordinary Customer Service
  • Meeting budget targets
  • Ensuring company policies are adhered to
  • Merchandising and store presentation
  • Collection, sorting and pricing of donations in store


To be successful in this role you must possess the following attributes;

  • Excellent management and leadership abilities
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Highly motivated and energetic team player with the ability to work unsupervised and be available to work on a rotating roster as required.
  • Extensive retail experience and a proven track record of providing extraordinary customer service
  • Intermediate computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office

As someone known for your integrity, you will relate to The Salvation Army Mission and Values.

Working for Salvos Stores is a rewarding experience, which goes beyond a normal job and allows you to give something back to the community, whilst experiencing working with an employer of choice.

Applicants will be required to consent to a Police Check and medical check.

To apply for this position please submit your application online via Salvos Stores Employment Opportunities webpage;

Applications close 3 October 2017

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact HR Recruitment Team at