Festival Shop Deputy Manager

Oxfam GB
  • Location
    Oxford, United Kingdom
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Early Career / Mid Career
  • Apply by
  • Posted
    Feb 10

Position description

Oxfam is a global movement of people working together to end the injustice of poverty.

Do you have ability to communicate with and inspire a diverse team of volunteers?

Do you have experience of recruiting, working with and motivating volunteers?

Do you have drive to achieve results and focus on key objectives and targets?

If the answer is yes, then would like to hear from you.


The Role

As a festival deputy shop manager, you will support The Festival Shop Manager and Festival Shop operations to deliver against ambitious performance targets. You will motivate and inspire a large volunteer team to achieve results.

You will also maximise the value of donated stock to Oxfam.


What we are looking for

You will have experience of recruiting and managing a team. You will be able to work collaboratively with the Shop Manager and Deputy Shop Manager to develop budgeting plans and stock strategy for each pop-up shop. 

You will have drive to achieve results and focus on key objectives and targets as well as proven ability of prioritising, working flexibly and using own initiative and judgement within a fast-changing environment.


We offer

This role will give you an opportunity to work with a group of passionate people with fair pay and competitive benefits package.


Our values and commitment to safeguarding

Oxfam is committed to preventing any type of unwanted behaviour at work including sexual harassment, exploitation and abuse, lack of integrity and financial misconduct; and committed to promoting the welfare of children, young people, adults and beneficiaries with whom Oxfam GB engages. Oxfam expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment through our code of conduct. We place a high priority on ensuring that only those who share and demonstrate our values are recruited to work for us.


The post holder will undertake the appropriate level of training and is responsible for ensuring that they understand and work within the safeguarding policies of the organisation.


All offers of employment will be subject to satisfactory references and appropriate screening checks, which can include criminal records and terrorism finance checks. Oxfam GB also participates in the Inter Agency Misconduct Disclosure Scheme.  In line with this Scheme, we will request information from job applicants’ previous employers about any findings of sexual exploitation, sexual abuse and/or sexual harassment during employment, or incidents under investigation when the applicant left employment. By submitting an application, the job applicant confirms his/her understanding of these recruitment procedures.


We are committed to ensuring diversity and gender equality within our organisation and encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply.


Please note this is 12 months fixed term position.

Application instructions

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