Employment Opportunities

 

THRIFT STORE ASSISTANT MANAGER
THUNDER BAY


Posted:  December 18, 2018

Reports to:  Thrift Store Manager

Location: 107 Johnson Ave, Thunder Bay

Hours: Full-time position

Salary: To be discussed

Start Date: As soon as possible

ABOUT ADULT & TEEN CHALLENGE

Adult & Teen Challenge is a Christian discipleship program aimed at helping people who are struggling with addiction. It was founded in 1958 by the late Rev. David Wilkerson (author of The Cross & The Switchblade). There are now 1400 programs operating 118 countries, including those in Central Canada: Brandon, Winnipeg, Denare Beach & Thunder Bay. Our mission is to develop and nurture the transformation of restored individuals into useful, productive, law-abiding citizens committed to Christian faith, values and living.

POSITION OVERVIEW

Assist the thrift store manager in overseeing all aspects of the store and ensuring proper organization in receiving product donations, pricing items for retail, and structuring of sales floor. Management of front line staff in store manager’s absence.

PRIMARY JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Support store manager in managing the storage and obtaining required items needed in conjunction with the store retail sales operation
  • Participate in planning, development, implementation and administration of the store retail sales segment
  • Sorting, marking, displaying and cleaning product and store
  • The joint supervision of staff, volunteers, interns and students
  • Participation in the selection of new personnel, training, performance evaluation, responding to grievances, and disciplinary issues.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ability to maintain excellent working relationships with the leadership team and all other departments
  • Strong organization skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to mentor and advise staff and students as necessary
  • Discretion and patience working alongside at-risk individuals
  • Conflict resolution experience or training an asset
  • A basic working knowledge of email and web-based programs
  • Valid driver’s license and own transportation
  • Flexible with scheduling

CONTACT

Email your resume to jennifer@teenchallenge.tc

No phone calls, please.