GHHS is no-kill animal shelter in Huntsville, Alabama.

Employment

Retail Operations – Manager/Associate
To apply, send your résumé to GHHS by email (resumes@ghhs.org) or fax (256-881-5210).

GHHS is hiring for the following positions. The Greater Huntsville Humane Society strives to create a positive workplace for all who are eager to lend a hand to those with tails in our care. Employees at GHHS believe in the use of rescue, training, adoption, education, and advocacy to ensure the humane treatment and welfare of all animals.

Retail Operations - Manager/Associate

Position Summary:  

As a Retail Operations Associate, you must be a customer service-oriented professional who is focused on promotional and operational functions.

The ideal candidate will deliver a positive customer experience and positively engage with the public, donors, volunteers, and other GHHS staff as well as actively seek to support the mission of GHHS.

 

Position:           Retail Operations – Manager/Associate

Reports to:       Director of Retail Operations

Compensation Category:  Salary, with benefits       

Pay Range:        $20,000 – $26,000 plus benefits

 

 

Direct Reports 

• None, although you will sometimes direct volunteers

 

Responsibilities:

  • Business Development
    • Support
      • Achieving financial objectives
      • Creating engaging in-store displays
      • Developing business strategies and plans to attract new customers, expand store traffic, and enhance profitability
      • Encouraging donations
    • Store Operations
      • Addressing customer complaints and service recovery
      • Logging and monitoring inventory
      • Performing donation intake
      • Performing purchase and return transactions
      • Supporting online sales
    • Partner with other GHHS staff
    • Follow GHHS policies and procedures

 

Skills:

  • A passion for non-profit work and community involvement
  • An innovation-based mind-set
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Exceptional customer experience and service skills
  • Industry acumen
  • Results driven
  • Technology acumen
  • The ability to work with a larger team that includes volunteers

 

Qualifications:

  • Education
    • A high school diploma or higher
    • A minimum of 2 years of experience working in a retail environment
  • Direct experience with…
    • Customer service
    • General office technology (such as email)
    • Retail store operations (including tasks such as inventory control and purchase/return transactions)
    • Technology (point of sale systems, bar code printers and readers, and other store operations systems)
    • Vendor relations

 

To apply, send your résumé to GHHS by email (resumes@ghhs.org) or fax (256-881-5210).