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Gift Shop Manager

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JAARS | Waxhaw, NC
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JAARS


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Published 2 months ago

Recurring
Weekdays
Part time (10-30 hrs/wk)

Target Staff Type            Supported/Volunteer

Work Location  JAARS Waxhaw

FTE        0.500

Position Summary          

Our merchandise assortment ranges from handmade crafts, clothing and jewelry—much of it from overseas—to books, cards, videos, and more. All are thoughtfully selected.

Position Responsibilities              

  • ·        Supervise daily operations, manage the merchandise and staff, including staff schedules and breaks
  • ·        Determine and/or approve merchandise for sale following JAARS branding guidelines
  • ·        Order merchandise, replenish inventories and supervise/conduct annual inventory counts
  • ·        Formulate merchandise pricing based on target audiences and JAARS pricing model
  • ·        Monitor sales, verify invoices and billing; resolve discrepancies; prepare, reconcile and record cash receipts for deposit
  • ·        Supervise and train staff in operations and customer service
  • ·        Explore and supervise retail sales growth via online sales; process web and mail orders
  • ·        Develop and manage annual goals and budget
  • ·        Develop and ensure appropriate internal and external promotion for unique merchandise

Position Requirements 

  • ·        A deep and growing walk with the Lord Jesus that includes your personal spiritual growth and the ability to support others in their spiritual growth
  • ·        Embrace the vision, mission and core values of JAARS
  • ·        Degree in business and/or management experience desired
  • ·        Excellent customer service skills, servant leader mindset—expertise and aptitude balanced with humility and influence
  • ·        Knowledge of or aptitude for cash management principles and/or procedures
  • ·        Retail experience desired
  • ·        Experience with and understanding of core mission-driven audiences—Christian individuals and organizations seeking to live out obedience to Christ’s work and calling on earth
  • ·        Self-discipline, courage and creativity to apply limited human and financial resources by prayer to strategic challenges

Target Staff Type            Supported/Volunteer

Work Location  JAARS Waxhaw

FTE        0.500

Position Summary          

Our merchandise assortment ranges from handmade crafts, clothing and jewelry—much of it from overseas—to books, cards, videos, and more. All are…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Training Provided
  • Housing Available
  • Families Welcome
  • Wheelchair Accessible

How to Apply

Volunteer Requirements


  • Proof of health insurance
  • Be self-supported, or receive funds through another organization
  • Agreement with our Statement of Faith



Housing

A variety of short-term to one-year, on-campus, fully-furnished housing units are available for volunteers who serve a minimum of 40 hours per week per couple, or 20 hours per week per single. Units include phones, WiFi, kitchens, bedding, and towels. An RV park with hookups is also available. 

Volunteer Requirements


  • Proof of health insurance
  • Be self-supported, or receive funds through another organization
  • Agreement with our Statement of Faith



Housing

A variety of…

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JAARS

Waxhaw, NC

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