Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
None however, we do provide a free lunch to volunteers that volunteer for a full shift. We also reimburse public transport costs for volunteers that do a full shift.
Voluntary
Job description

Shop Volunteer Treasurer Books and Music shop

Do you have a head and passion for figures or just love admin? Turn your passion into action and join our new Oxfam Bishops Stortford Books and Music shop opening end of July 2019 at 3-5a North Street. Training for this interesting volunteer role will take place in the current shop at 3-5a North Street. If you live in or near to Bishops Stortford, are numerate enjoy working with figures, or perhaps seeking a new and interesting opportunity, this may be the volunteer role that you have been searching for......

Who we are:

Oxfam shops throughout the UK engage with their local community who donate goods to help Oxfam to achieve its goals of living in a world without poverty. We are looking for a volunteer to learn the till operating system and who would like to be trained on end of day/end of week reconciliation and banking procedures

What's involved

  • Operating the shop till and Electronic Gift Aid tablet to embed learning for the shop's financial processes, including Gift aid processes on the shop's computerised tablet
  • Making the most of donations received through Oxfam's Gift Aid scheme
  • Cashing up/end of day/week reconciliation
  • Cash and cheque banking
  • Preparing end of week reports electronically and posting to Oxfam finance division along with all associated paperwork once the paperwork has been signed off by the shop manager

What's in it for you?

  • Comprehensive induction, ongoing training and support for your new role
  • Insight into the running of a busy retail charity outlet
  • The opportunity to join a friendly volunteer team
  • Local travel and lunch expenses can be covered in line with Oxfam's expense policy
  • Opportunity to develop skills, enhance your CV or embark on a new challenge
  • You will be joining thousands of Oxfam shop volunteers who 'won't live with poverty'
  • References can be provided to future employers
  • NVQ Retail diploma training offered to any applicants that meet the required criteria

Applications will be considered as they are received. If this role is of interest please do get in touch we would love to hear from you, thank you!

Posted on: 04 July 2019
Closed date: 02 October 2019
Tags: Admin, Retail