GU16 (On-site)
Unpaid role, expenses paid
Voluntary, 4-8 hours a week
Job description

OXFAM FRIMLEY – ONLINE RETAIL VOLUNTEER

(18+ ONLY PLEASE)

At Oxfam Frimley we sell our most valuable, weird, and wonderful things through Oxfam's own online shop. Working from our stock room, you’ll help us raise money to fight poverty and inequality.

You will develop online retail experience and learn many transferable skills, building your CV and confidence. No experience needed as training will be given.

We can be very flexible around parenting / caring / health / employment / education and any other commitments you have. Some travel and lunch expenses can be covered too. If you have a couple of hours to give to Oxfam, then we'd like to hear from you.

Why do we need you?

The Oxfam Online Shop sells a wide range of unique items that have kindly been donated to us by our supporters. Every day our wonderful team of volunteers list hundreds of items, including second-hand women’s, men’s and children’s clothing, rare collectables, books, rare vinyl, vintage wedding dresses, and so much more! This is an exciting opportunity for you to gain valuable experience in the rapidly growing e-commerce sector while helping to maximise sales of donated items.

What this role involves:

  • Researching / valuing items online
  • Photographing items
  • Writing descriptions for items
  • Listing items for sale using our online listing tool
  • Dispatching orders
  • Providing excellent customer service.
  • Dealing with despatch, after-sales care, and refunds.
  • Packaging and posting sold items.

What this role can offer the volunteer:

  • Excellent training and experience to improve your CV
  • A fun work environment with a fantastic group of volunteers
  • You will be joining thousands of volunteers who “won’t live with poverty”.
  • Opportunity to gain valuable experience and skills in e-commerce, warehouse management, customer service, photography etc.
  • Opportunity to put your specialist knowledge to good use.
  • Gain insight into charity retail e-commerce.
  • Training in researching and valuing items.

Tempted? Then please email click apply!

Vacancy location: Oxfam Frimley | 41a Frimley High Street, GU16 7HJ

Our shop complies with Covid-19 guidance and we aim to keep everyone safe with thorough cleaning and welfare procedures. We aim to reply to applications within two working days. If you haven’t heard from us, please check your spam folder.

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Posted on: 21 January 2022
Closed date: 15 February 2022 at 11:58
Job ref: FRIM/ONLINE/22
Tags: Admin, Retail

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