Promoted Job: Team Leader at Jamies Computers

Jamie’s Computer is a Social Enterprise of The Society of St James.  We have a vacancy for a Team Leader.

The Role

The primary role is to support the Business Manager in ensuring the long term viability of Jamie’s as a profitable social enterprise, particularly in maximising all income opportunities, maintaining control of volunteer and unpaid workforce, in a manner that positively affects financial viability.

The Ideal Candidate

The successful applicant will have proven knowledge of the second hand IT refurbishing, resale and recycling industry and proven ability of handling retail and trade sales, both face to face and through web sales.

Jamie’s is a busy environment combining many activities, so the successful applicant will be able to demonstrate a wide knowledge of IT equipment, and the flexibility to address the environmental compliance management requirements of the position. Self-motivation, cash handling, till procedures, cash reconciliation skills and a willingness to adapt to change are all “must have” attributes.

Our customers/clients can be from challenging backgrounds that can include homelessness, mental health, and substance misuse, as well as offenders and long-term unemployed.  For this reason the successful applicant should ideally have an understanding of the practical problems surrounding these issues.

Staff Benefits

We value and recognise our staff, offering some generous benefits, as well as the satisfaction of helping vulnerable people:

  • A competitive annual leave entitlement of 25 days rising to 30 days, plus public holidays
  • Flexible working options
  • Buying additional annual leave
  • Comprehensive induction and training
  • Counselling, financial, personal support and health and wellbeing services via our Employee Assistance Programme
  • Company cycle to work scheme
  • Discounted laptops and computers with Jamie’s Computers

For an informal discussion about this opportunity please contact

Reuban Choudhry at Jamie’s Computers on 023 8063 2198.

To apply, send a CV and covering letter detailing why you feel you are right for the role and your experience to HR@SSJ.org.uk

Due to the high number of expected applicants, we do reserve the right to close this vacancy earlier.

Should you not hear from us within 7 days of the closing date, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.