General Store and Post Office Manager Beacon Co-op

Beacon Co-op LTD
Northam & Wheatbelt
Retail & Consumer Products
Management - Store
$70,000 - $79,999 subject to agreed hours 40-45/wk
Full time
Posted 9d ago

The Beacon Co-operative is proudly owned by the community of Beacon shareholders,and provides groceries, fresh provisions, post office, news agency, and other services. Beacon is a small but busy farming community located in the Wheatbelt, 300km north-east of Perth.  Our town motto “Living on the edge” exemplifies our spirit.  We are passionate about our lifestyle and location and we would love to have you as part of our community.

We are seeking a highly self-motivated manager with a understanding of country life to run our General Store and also the Post Office. We ask you to give attention to the small details that keep our customers happy. You will be responsible for the profitable operation of the store and managing the Post Office in accordance with Australia Post guidelines . Your main duties will include ordering, receiving and displaying stock, motivating and supporting the small team of experienced staff, stock loss prevention and customer service. You will need to liaise with a supportive and approachable volunteer committee of Directors. In return, the position offers flexible hours including weekend work, accommodation subsidy and award remuneration.

Local Post Office experience is preferable but not essential, however to fulfill this role you will need to be an Australian Citizen. Knowledge about Worldsmart POS systems and accounting are also desirable but not essential.

For a job description, more information, or submitting application contact us via SEEK.


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Employer questions

Your application will include the following questions:
  • Do you have customer service experience?
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • Which of the following statements best describes your Covid-19 vaccination status?
  • How many years of people management experience do you have?
  • Do you have a current Police Check (National Police Certificate) for employment?
  • How many years of retail management experience do you have?

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