We are hiring!


We are looking for a Store Manager for the new SOMARO Social Store in Ploiesti.

The SOMARO Association – The Social Shop is a nonprofit association that sells products at symbolic prices, in its own shops, to low-income people. Our goal goes in two main directions: eradicating poverty and diminishing food waste. The role of the store manager is to lead and coordinate all aspects of the social shop, from receiving the goods from suppliers to selling them to customers, people with financial difficulties.

Among the store manager’s attributions are:

  • Constant and active search of new, local and national suppliers;
  • Goods management (reception in administration, reception, checking of warranty terms, cooperation with suppliers, etc.);
  • Sales management (co-ordinating products in the store for their sales, product quality assurance sold, offering discounts or bidding to maximize sales, primary accounting, etc.);
  • Quality management (careful monitoring of warranty terms and assurance that the product sold is in place in quality standards); Maintain a steady flow of volunteers to ensure good delivery of goods;
  • Maintaining a good relationship with all the institutions involved in the good development of the Social Shop activity;
  • Keeping a close relationship with SOMARO General Manager, in order to improve the Association and its activities on which unfolds them;
  • Keeping a good relationship with the beneficiaries of the social shop in order to offer a pleasant experience in the visit them in the social shop.

Selection criteria:

  • Higher education (represents higher education advantage in the economic or social field)
  • Experience in managing a store (not necessarily leading a team)
  • Driving license cat. B
  • Basic accounting knowledge
  • Knowledge of computer operation (sales program, excel, word, access database)
  • Ability to plan and achieve medium and long-term goals
  • Ability to empathize with social shoppers

We offer a pleasant job with a flexible program and the satisfaction to come to a job where you really help people and, last but not least, the environment.

We await your CV accompanied by a cover letter at simon@somaro.org until 07.08.2019.