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Retail Team Manager, Tate Britain

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Opportunity type:Permanent, Full-time 

Working hours:35 hours a week 

Salary:£13.04 per hour plus great benefits 

Location:London - Tate Britain, Millbank 

Closing date:17 July 2019 at midnight 

We require an enthusiastic Retail Team Leader for the shops at Tate Britain. You will be responsible for opening and closing the shops, and supervising daily operations so at least six months experience at senior sales or supervisory level, ideally gained in the heritage sector or a high profile retailer, is important.

The successful candidate will be an excellent communicator, with proven experience of leading teams and the ability to delegate to Retail Assistants, and communicate confidently at all levels. You must be passionate about raising revenue for Tate, be an ambassador for the brand and demonstrate exemplary behaviour in all areas of your job, being a role model to staff and a support to management.

The successful candidate will be able to work effectively, independent of supervision, be self-motivated and a proven problem-solver. We are looking for someone who is flexible, resourceful and loves a challenge. You will be able to inspire and motivate teams to provide great customer service, and have the ability to oversee multiple shops when acting as duty manager.

You will need to be able to work weekends and bank holidays and occasional evenings.

The ideal candidate will have had exposure to a wide range of products from fast moving pocket money goods, to limited edition and high-end items, and be a confident visual merchandiser. If you are passionate about leading a team to deliver exceptional customer service and to up-hold shop floor standards then we’d love to hear from you.

We offer great benefits, staff training, performance and service awards, great discounts in our shops and catering outlets, Employee Assistance Program, Cycle scheme and free entry to exhibitions for our employees and their friends and family.

Please note, interviews for this role will be conducted w/c 22 July 2019

Disability Confident

As a member of the Disability Confident Scheme, we interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for a job vacancy. Our jobs are like our galleries, open to all. Tate Enterprises is a wholly owned subsidiary of Tate and covenants all profits to support Tate’s work and collection.

Application Information

Please refer to our Guidance Notes and the Job Description which can be found below and apply online. Please answer the questions fully, as selection will be based on the candidate who most closely matches the Job Description.