Storehouse Development Manager  (closing date for applications 22 May)

We are looking for a suitably experienced and enthusiastic individual to take an overview of the present community shop set up (currently operating on a wholly voluntary basis) and establish systems for its smooth daily running including designing a stock management system, reviewing food handling procedures and introducing procedures for expanding and supporting our volunteer team. You will then oversee the expansion of the shop when building work is complete and be involved in planning the new retail and social activities. You will be enthusiastic about the Storehouse ethos of providing affordable good quality food produced as locally and ethically as possible. Applicants will have excellent communication skills, experience in retail management and a sound understanding of managing volunteers.

You will join The Storehouse at an exciting time as we take this community project to the next level.

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How to apply

Please provide a CV along with a covering letter summarising why you are applying for the post and what skills you will bring to the role and e-mail it to  or post to The Secretary, The Storehouse, 22 High St, Penicuik, EH26 8HW  by 22nd May.  Please note in your application, how you heard about this job.