The Salvation Army - Metro Division Assistant Thrift Store Manager in Pittsburg, Kansas
The Salvation Army Mission:
The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.
Job Objective: Assist the Thrift Store Manager in all aspects of store operations.
Supervise the processing of all donations to the Thrift Store
Wait on and assist customers as needed
Operate cash register as necessary
Oversee the sorting, pricing, and stocking of merchandise
Assure the cleanliness and organization of the store and processing area
Provide safeguards to ensure against loss of receivable and donor items
Assist with opening and closing of store
Assist with receipting and deposit of daily sales
Be able to function in the absence of the thrift store manager
Meet with thrift store manager and corps officer regularly to monitor store progress and operations
Support the mission of The Salvation Army
Other related duties as assigned by Thrift Store Manager or Corps Officer
Education: High School diploma or equivalent preferred
Experience:Retail experience is preferred but not required
Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one situation to customers, clients and other employees
Ability to use basic office equipment including cash register, copy machine, fax machine and telephone
Ability to add and subtract, multiply and divide numbers
Ability to perform operations using units of American money
Ability to understand and carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form
Ability to work in a team environment
This position does have authority to assign and check work of other employees and volunteers. This position may recommend employment and volunteer status changes to a supervisor, but not make disciplinary decisions and will not formally evaluate performance of other employees.
Safe from Harm Level: Basic
Bloodborne Pathogen Level: 2
Physical Requirements: Include speaking, hearing and vision; manual dexterity; bending, squatting and walking; sitting or standing up to 8 hours per day; lifting, pulling and pushing of materials up to 25-30. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions of this job.
Travel:Locally for picking up donations
Driving:Yes. Must possess a valid driver's license from the state of residence. Must be approved through The Salvation Army Fleet Safety Program to drive either a Salvation Army or personal vehicle on Salvation Army business.
Working Conditions: Work is performed in a typical office environment; may require some weekend and evening work
All employees recognize that The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.
Job ID 2021-18912
of Openings 1
Category Thrift Stores
Type Regular Full-Time