By SHRUB Coop, posted 19/09/19
We're hiring for a part time retail coordinator for our Swapshop!
Salary £22,800 p.a. pro rata Part time 8 hours / week (£5,211)
Fixed term contract to 31 March 2020 - extension subject to successful funding bids
Saturdays 11-6pm and two monthly meetings during weekdays
Application Deadline: midnight Tuesday 1st October
The Swapshop Retail Coordinator works closely alongside the Zero Waste Hub Coordinator in overseeing the Swapshop stock rotation and the retail aspects of the Swapshop, to increase the appeal of the shop to customers and members of the community and shift more items. This is a Saturday role and involves coordination of the Swapshop and volunteers on this day. The role requires an individual who can coordinate others and problem-solve.
Successful applicants must have experience and skills in the following areas:
About the Swapshop
At the Swapshop you can swap your unwanted things for something else that’s been preloved. You can find it at the Zero Waste Hub on 22 Bread Street.
About the Zero Waste Hub
A one stop shop for sustainable living! You can swap your preloved things in our Swapshop, enjoy some rescued food from our Food Sharing Hub, or just hang out and grab a tea or coffee from our Zero Waste Cafe.
To apply please email by midnight Tuesday 1st October to firstname.lastname@example.org attaching a single Word document comprising a maximum two A4 pages response with evidence of your knowledge, skills and experience which make you eligible for the job.
You may insert a maximum one page Covering Letter in front with a maximum two page CV pasted at the end of the same Word document as an appendix. The panel will shortlist on the basis of essential criteria with secondary weight given to desirable criteria.
Please give as the document filename: SURNAME - Swapshop Retail Coordinator with the same as subject line of the email to help us keep track of applicants.
For further details see the Swapshop_Retail_Coordinator_Job_Description
Interviews will be held in the week beginning 14th October in Edinburgh - likely to be Thursday 17th or Friday 18th October. We will be looking for the successful applicant to start as soon as possible afterwards.
SHRUB Coop is funded through the Scottish Government’s Climate Challenge Fund and the European Regional Development Fund. We’re grateful for all their support. Find out more about our funders by clicking on the logos above.