Job offer in england Retail Assistant Manager (Nights) at Kent Students’ Union

35 hours per week

Nights during University term time, days during non-term time

Generous Pension and benefits

37 days annual leave raising to 42 days after 5 years

Thank you for your interest in the position of Retail Assistant Manager (Nights) at Kent Union. We are a successful, vibrant and exciting organisation with a bright future ahead of us. We have achieved a great deal in the last few years, more than doubling in size to our current £11million turnover, 500 employees and 2,000+ volunteers. We were re-accredited with Investor in People Gold status in December 2014, and were accredited with Leaders in Diversity in 2013; we were the first student’s union in the UK to achieve Investing in Volunteers status and we have been included in the Sunday Times 100 Best Not-For-Profit Organisations to Work For, for 9 years, placed 38th for 2018.

The role of Retail Assistant Manager (Nights) is an exciting one within our busy Retail Department. The post holder will be responsible for supporting the day to day operation of Kent Union’s Retail department, based in the main store, Essentials. The post holder’s key duties will include managing a team of student staff to complete the overnight replenishment of the store, ensuring excellent availability and store standards are maintained. The main is open for business overnight, so the post holder will also need to demonstrate great customer service skills.

For further information about this opportunity then please contact Andrew Duffield, Head of Retail, on 01227 823093.

For an application pack, please visit

Closing date for applications: Fri 24 August – midday

Interviews: 31 August


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