News

29 June 2022
 Shop Assistant / Weekend Work
30 hours a week
Full time (part time considered)
 
 
The Merchants House Shop are looking for a full time assistant to help them run the shop during the week. The successful candidate will work a minimum of 30 hours a week, over 5 days to include weekend work. The days required are Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays.
 
Sunday working will only be required throughout November and December.
 
Main responsibilities to the post:
 
  • To sell to customers and have a high level of customer service and professionalism
  • Take ownership of the stock room and maintain order
  • To take deliveries of stock, check quality, price accordingly and help display in the shop
  • Ensure the shop is cleaned and hoovered daily before opening and keeping the staff kitchen clean
 
The candidate should be self-motivated, proactive, organised and flexible with hours of work. We require someone with at least 1 year of retail experience in the same or similar product area. Rate of pay is £11 per hour.
 
Closing date for applications is Monday 18th July 2022.
Start date is ASAP.
 
Please send a CV and covering letter detailing experience to;
 
Shop Manager,
Jessica Taylor
shopmanager@merchantshousetrust.co.uk
 
06 June 2022
 
 
THE MERCHANT’S HOUSE (MARLBOROUGH) TRUST 
 
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Annual General Meeting of the Company will be held at The Merchant’s House, 132, High Street, Marlborough
On Thursday 30th June 2022 at 11 am.
 
AGENDA 
 
1.  Apologies 
   
2.  Minutes of the Annual General Meeting held virtually on Wednesday 30th June 2021. 
   
3.  To receive the accounts and reports of the directors and auditors for the year ended 31st December 2021.
   

     
 
     
    
  1. To re-elect two directors, Alison Galvin-Wright and Mervyn Hall, who are retiring by rotation.
  2. To elect any other persons as directors who may be proposed
(Ted Hiscocks)
 
5.  To reappoint auditors in accordance with section 384 of the Companies Act 1985. 
   
6.  To authorise the directors to fix the remuneration of the auditors. 
   
7. Questions and Close
 
By order of the Board of Directors 
 
 Alison Galvin-Wright
 
Chair
 
Notes 
 
  • If any member wishes to put forward his or her name or that of any other person for election as a director, they must give notice in writing of their intention to propose themselves or that person at the meeting which notice must be signed both by the proposer and (if different) by such person signifying their willingness to be elected.  This notice must be left at the Trust Office at 132 High Street no later than Monday 27th June 2022.
  • A member entitled to attend and vote may appoint a proxy to attend and vote in his or her place.  A proxy need not be a member of the Company.  A proxy form is included herewith and, if required, should be completed and returned in accordance with the instructions printed thereon.  Please complete and return by the Monday 27th June 2022.