Retail Donation and Sorting Manager, Australia - Tenders Global

Retail Donation and Sorting Manager, Australia

Save the Children

Retail Donation and Sorting Manager

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Job Description

This is your opportunity to use your retail experience, love of recycled goods and your amazing people skills to help ensure our op shops are fully stocked with the right products that we then sell to support numerous projects that help to create better lives for children. 

Permanent, Full-time role

Located at our Malaga Warehouse in WA

Work with a passionate and enthusiastic team of volunteers


Save the Children is no ordinary not-for-profit. 

We’re ambitious, creative and outspoken. We stand up for children’s rights. We want all children to be educated, healthy and live a life free from violence.  We run programs in Australia and overseas and, if there’s a disaster – like an earthquake, drought or conflict – we are there on the ground.


Where you come in:

In this full-time, permanent position, based in Malaga You will lead the team of Warehouse volunteers to ensure that the right products are distributed to our stores across WA. You will work closely with the State Manager and Area Managers to service the store’s needs, as part Save the Children’s Retail team.


You will make an impact by:

Leading the warehouse team from the front

Support training and development

Identifying inventory requirements and work to address gaps

Work closely with the Area Managers and State Manager to fill our op shops

Effectively manage resources to ensure timelines are met


Does this sound like you?

In this role, you will continually look for ways to improve and develop operations – using your skills but also learning and adapting to achieve successful outcomes. You are energetic, passionate and have a high sense of urgency and you can work comfortably with a diverse range of people.  You may be an experienced retail area manager or store manager looking for your next challenge.

This role requires:

A proven ability and demonstrated versatility in aspects of warehouse management

Strong leadership skills and a demonstrated ability to manage staff to deliver results

High levels of interpersonal skills and effective verbal and written communication skills

An ability to prioritise your own work and a commitment to ensuring performance indicators and met and exceeded where possible

Strong decision-making and problem-solving skills

Passionate about delivering great customer service


Working at Save the Children is more than just a job.

It’s the feeling of knowing that your work is contributing to making the world a better place for children and working with others who feel the same. In addition to a connection to social causes, you will have access to:

Opportunity to work on additional projects alongside business as usual

Internal employment and development opportunities

Friendly and flexible work environment

Support for workplace wellness, including access to our Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Competitive salary + super

Full salary packaging benefits (please use this link to see how much this benefit could mean to you!)

Additional annual leave options available


For more information regarding our employee benefits, please follow this link.


Sound interesting?

We’d love to hear from you. Submit your cover letter and resume by clicking on the ‘Apply’ section.


Applications close – 4pm Tuesday 18 October 2022


Position Description – Retail Donation & Sorting Centre Manager


Save the Children is committed to providing and maintaining a safe working environment for its employees and client groups, consistent with our obligations under OH&S legislation. Successful applicants are required to provide evidence of vaccination against COVID-19, or proof of medical exemption.


We have tested our application process with diverse groups in mind, with the intent to ensure it’s straightforward and accessible for all to apply. Diversity and inclusion are fundamental to our culture and improve our ability to reach our most vulnerable client groups. But we also know there is no one-size fits-all when it comes to recruitment – so if we didn’t quite hit the mark for you, please let us know! We’re dedicated to ensuring Save the Children Australia is a workplace suitable for all people and can modify our processes to suit you – no matter your race, ethnicity, gender, age, disability, sexuality, neurodiversity, culture and beliefs.


Save the Children Australia is a child-safe organisation. All employees are required to undergo a National Police Check, a Working with Children Check where necessary, and sign our Child Safeguarding Policy and Code of Conduct. We also support the Inter-Agency Misconduct Disclosure Scheme. You can read about the Scheme and our commitment to Safeguarding here.

Job Location

West Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Position Type

Full-time Permanent

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