Work with us


Full-time Assistant Manager Retail

City Mission is seeking an energetic and experienced retail worker for a full-time Assistant Manager position in one of our largest Mission Shops. Saturday work included.

Essential Qualifications/Experience:

  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in similar position
  • Experience with EFTPOS
  • Demonstrated initiative, thinking and planning
  • Strong relatinoship building, communication and analytical skills
  • Skills in supervision, reporting and sales budgets
  • Ability to multi-task, plan and manage people to effectively achieve deadlines
  • Experienced in WHS in a variety of work environments
  • Demonstrated capacity to supervise paid staff and volunteer workforce
  • National Police Checkis required for all roles at LCM
  • Wokring With Vulnerable People Card

Desirable Qualifications/Experience:

  • Experience in developing and achieving assigned goals within an organisational framework
  • Experience or demonstrated capacity to work in an organisation adopting a Christian ethos

The position is required to assist in the management of the staff and operations of a Mission Retail Shop in the delivery of quality retail goods and service.

The position requires the employee to develop positive working relationships with peers, management, the general public, stakeholders and other functional areas within the organisation.

Primarily, the Assistant Manager Retail will be responsible for assisting the Shop Manager with: staff management of the nominated shop, providing leadership to workers (paid and volunteer), oversight of staff training, facilitation of quality customer service to achieve budget targets, and overseeing merchandising.

This is a full-time position that will include Saturday work and salary will be based on the General Retail Award 2010.

If you have a passion to work as part of a friendly team in a caring compassionate environment, knowing that our success will be directed towards community services, including those provided individuals at risk of homelessness and those struggling with dependency related problems, we encourage you to apply.

Please send your written application addressing the selection criteria and your ability to effectively perform the primary tasks above to the Human Resource Manager, Launceston City Mission, PO Box 168, Launceston, or upload it to the SEEK website.

A full job description is available by clicking here, phoning 6335 3000 during office hours or by emailing

Applications close on Monday 1 May at 9:00am.


Not quite what you're looking for? Have you thought about volunteering with us? It's a great way to gain some experience and make a start to your career.

Volunteer Positions

We are always looking for volunteers for a variety of tasks.

Check out the many ways you can volunteer with us here.

Latest News

  • Family Services Relieving Financial Pressure

    Family Services Relieving Financial Pressure

    24 April 2017

    Megan was referred to us a couple of years ago as someone in need.

    Read More
  • Brainwaves: Removing the stigma of mental illness

    Brainwaves: Removing the stigma of mental illness

    6 April 2017

    City Mission and Scotch Oakburn College partnered together to host a forum focusing on the topic of mental illness in youth. High ...

    Read More
  • A Concert for Hope

    A Concert for Hope

    5 April 2017

    Vox Harmony and THECHO!R are presenting ‘A Concert of Hope’ – Launceston Premiere, Street Requiem.

    Read More
Donate Today Call