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Part-Time Assistant Manager - Mission Thrift Store (Sarnia)

Part-Time Assistant Manager - Mission Thrift Store (Sarnia)

Company: Mission Thrift Store
Contact Person: Melody Thomson
1426 London Rd
Sarnia, Ontario

Position Description

BFM Foundation (Canada) is a national Christian organization with over 50 Mission Thrift Stores across Canada. The net revenue from all Mission Thrift Stores is devoted to Joint Ministry of BFM Foundation (Canada) and Bible League Canada. These funds are used to establish adult literacy programs, provide church planter training, children’s ministry programs, and distribute Bibles in many places around the world. The stores are operated primarily by dedicated volunteers.

Mission Thrift Store Sarnia is currently seeking a part-time Assistant Manager who understands and supports the vision and purpose of BFM Foundation (Canada). The ideal candidate will have strong relational qualities, who can train and lead volunteers to effectively operate the store. The Assistant Manager needs to be vibrant, passionate and have an entrepreneurial spirit. With training, the right candidate must be prepared to deliver great customer service; understand inventory control, pricing, health and safety regulations; and embrace marketing and financial management


Committed Christian who wholeheartedly subscribes to the BFM Foundation Thrift Store Development Ltd.’s Statement of Faith, Lifestyle and Morality Policy. In fulfilling your responsibilities, you will be required to pray with people who work or volunteer for Mission Thrift Stores. Management experience in a retail setting would be considered an asset.

Working Conditions:

  • The Assistant Manager will be working in a retail / office environment, and would be responsible for the thrift store operation, which includes assigning and monitoring a team of volunteers.
  • The Assistant Manager will be required to work days, some Saturdays, and will report to the Store Manager.
  • Flexibility to work a 37.5 hour week occasionally to cover Manager’s vacation or scheduled absences is required
  • Salary Expectations: Remuneration will be commensurate with experience. You may include your salary expectations.

Only those considered for interviews will be contacted.

If you feel you have the passion and skill set that would help to advance the purpose of Mission Thrift Store Sarnia, we look forward to hearing from you! Please submit your resume by July 24th by email to

BFM (Sarnia) Enterprises Society welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Posted: July 11, 2018 | Expires: July 24, 2018
Posted Under: Management
Career ID: [ 5667 ]