New Goods Coordinator

Status: Permanent - 15 hours per week worked across 3 days

Salary: £8,400 - £9,162 (WTE £21,000 – £22,905)

Closing Date: 01/05/2023

St Elizabeth Hospice is seeking a self-motivated confident team player for our exciting new vacancy in our Commercial Retail team.  You will be creative and forward thinking ensuring our retail shops continually meet the progressive and ever changing world of ‘charity retail’.

You will work with the Retail Business Manager (RBM) to manage the purchasing, processing, administration and distribution of new goods for all retail outlets.  You will be commercially aware of income / expenditure lines have key areas of responsibility.  You will provide a high standard of service and satisfaction to both internal and external customers.

We have 32 charity sites which includes two retail centres at Martlesham Heath and Holywells Road, a community coffee hub within our Heath Road site, a café next to our Stowmarket shop and one Zest retail outlet. Other income is produced through our ecommerce sites, furniture operation and retail events.

St Elizabeth Hospice is an independent charity and hospice, which improves life for people in the East Suffolk, Great Yarmouth and Waveney areas living with a progressive or life-limiting illness.

Established in 1989, the hospice has built a reputation for delivering high-level care to patients and the community it serves. Through medicine and therapy, they ease pain; give life purpose and make life liveable. Last year the charity supported over 4,000 patients and their families.

The hospice’s work is centred on the individual’s needs and they provide specialist support wherever it is needed; whether that is in the home, another setting in the community, in hospital or in the hospice itself. Support is provided to patients and their families via the Inpatient Unit, the Community Care Unit  including outpatient’s clinics, home visits from the community nursing, medical or therapy team, the OneCall 24/7 telephone helpline and bereavement support.

In 2023, St Elizabeth Hospice merged with East Coast Hospice to form a collaborative approach to developing achievable and sustainable specialist palliative care services for people living the Great Yarmouth and Waveney area.

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The hospice offers a generous holiday allowance, pension and other staff benefits.

For more details about this role please read the job description and person specification or contact Lynne Cotton, Retail Business Manager

Only applicants selected for interview will be contacted, and invitation to interview will be sent by email.  If applying, please keep a check on your emails including your spam/junk folders.

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