Director of ReStore Operations - Procurement and Donation Relations Specialist

Position Type: Full-time

Territory: Canada

Location: Sechelt, BC

Date Ad Posted: Aug 20, 2019

Application Deadline: Sept 30, 2019

The Opportunity

Habitat for Humanity Sunshine Coast ReStore is a 9000 square foot home décor, building supply and home renovation store that accepts and resells new and gently used items. All our merchandise is donated by local and off coast residents and businesses including Home Depot. Proceeds from the ReStore make it possible for us to help deserving families achieve the dream of home ownership. There are over 100 Habitat for Humanity ReStores across Canada and we are proud to have been named the top producing store per capita in 2017.

We are seeking a Director of ReStore Operations for our Sunshine Coast ReStore and the much anticipated Sea to Sky ReStore!

Key Responsibilities

Supervises ReStore Managers. This position works with the Finance Manager and/or CFO to ensure timely and accurate financial management. The Director of ReStore Operations reports directly to the Executive Director and has primary responsibility for the successful operation of Habitat for Humanity Sunshine Coast and Sea to Sky ReStores, including safety, merchandising and product display.

Fiscal Performance - Drives increasing net revenue for ReStores. Meets and exceeds targets by:

  • Working to identify future locations of ReStores and proactively working to establish and promote them
  • Identifying, soliciting and cultivating in-kind donations (“inventory) for the Habitat for Humanity Sunshine Coast and Sea to Sky Restores
  • Developing and implementing a growth plan supported by various initiatives and events
  • Maintaining and recognizing active relationships with donors and potential donors while coordinating efforts with the Executive Director to ensure overlap is minimized
  • Communicating clear sales goals in all areas
  • Working with Executive Director, CFO and/or Finance Manager/Bookkeeper to prepare the Annual Operating Budget

Qualifications

  • Bachleor’s Degree in Business Administration or demonstrated equivalent experience
  • Valid driver’s licence
  • Proficient in Microsoft – fluent in Word, Excel, and Powerpoint
  • Skilled at teamwork and cross training as the leader of our ReStore teams
  • Knowledge of building materials, pricing and retail operations, including inventory control
  • Deadline and detailed orientated
  • Skilled at marketing, public speaking, outreach and fundraising
  • Ability to lead and motivate others
  • Demonstrated ability to build positive relationships
  • The right candidate will have excellent technical skills and relevant experience in all or most of the applicable areas as well as excellent communication skills and the ability to take direction and be an effective team member.
  • High school diploma or higher

How to Apply

Compensation commensurate with the level of experience and expertise. Resumes can be emailed to executivedirector@habitatsc.ca and candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.