Hours: Full-time ongoing, 38 hours per week
Location: Sunshine based with frequent travel to various store locations
Applications close: Tuesday, 26 December 2017 at 5pm
Social Enterprises supports the development of programs and services that will help to eliminate poverty in Australia. It does this by generating independent funding, and by serving as a supporting business-focussed resource for the Brotherhood.
The Brotherhood’s Retail business comprises more than 20 Community Stores and online bookstore. They are a great place to purchase recycled low-cost goods. The stores help us reach out to local communities, offering clothing, furniture, white goods and other household essentials at low prices. The current stores are based throughout Melbourne and Geelong.
Responsible for the business outcomes of the retail stores allocated to the area’s portfolio. This objective will be achieved through providing support and guidance to local store management by utilising retail and business subject matter expert knowledge. This will ensure customer service levels, financial return and the operational needs of the stores are achieved.
To meet the selection criteria, candidate will require:
The position is full time ongoing at 38 hours per week, beginning February 2018. Attractive salary packaging provisions are available to increase take home pay.
For further information about the role please view the Area Manager position description (PDF, 272kb) or phone Mark Lane on 0439 262 305.
Applicants are required to submit a resume and complete the screening questionnaire »
Email written applications to: recruitment(at)bsl.org.au
Applications Close: Tuesday, 26 December 2017 at 5pm
The Brotherhood of St Laurence has a vision of an Australia free of Poverty. We embrace, and value, diversity of culture, working arrangements, sexual orientation and gender identity to ensure our workforce is representative of the community that we work within. We promote a workplace that actively seeks to include and welcome unique contributions of all people. We embrace and celebrate the value of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander staff, their skills and contribution to our organisation. Applicants should be aware that as required, we conduct police and working with children checks as we acknowledge the importance of Child Safety.
In making an application for a position at the Brotherhood all applicants must:
Applicants not shortlisted for interview will be contacted as soon as practicably possible.
Please note: to apply or contact us via email, simply click on the email address given and this will open up a new email in the default email application on your computer. It is not possible to cut an email address directly from this webpage and paste it into the ‘To’ field of an email you’ve already started. This will insert the text ‘(at)’ into the email address. This is the result of spam-protection measures we have set up on our site.
Police and Working With Children Checks
The Brotherhood works with children, youth and vulnerable people and requires all staff to undertake a Police Check and, where applicable, a Working with Children check, prior to commencement. A person's criminal history does not automatically exclude an individual from working or volunteering at the Brotherhood. Police Checks are administered and paid for by the Brotherhood.
If you would like some more information about our recruitment process or require assistance with your application please contact our recruitment team at recruitment(at)bsl.org.au or visit Jobs at the Brotherhood on our website.
Meet Aaron, one of many highly motivated young jobseekers who is now employed with support from Creating Futures fo… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
The Brotherhood of St Laurence (BSL) acknowledges and understands its obligations under the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child and recognises that all children and young people have the right to be treated with respect and care, and to be safe from all forms of abuse. BSL has a zero tolerance towards child abuse. Read the official statement signed by the Executive Director.
Acknowledgement of country
The Brotherhood of St Laurence acknowledges and recognises the Traditional Owners of the land upon which we live and work, and we pay our respects to their Elders both past and present.