Online Sales Department Assistant

Volunteers will assist in maintaining and updating information on websites where some items donated to Willow Wood will be auctioned.
Duration: Ongoing
Start date: 12th August 2016
End date: 7th June 2018
When can volunteers volunteer? Weekly

This grid shows when you can volunteer for this organisation. E.G Monday morning.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Tasks the volunteer will be required to do:

Sorting donated items and checking where necessary ready for online sale
Photographing products to show the donated item in it's best light online
Researching a wide variety of items from antiques to video games
Effectively marketing items for sale
Securely packaging items ready for distribution
Managing the dispatch of stock

Skill and Qualifications Required:

Providing excellent levels of customer service
Working as part of a small team
No previous online sales experience necessary but needs to be familiar with websites if choosing a researching listing role

Areas of Interest: Hospices, IT, Media, Social care
Opportunity suitable for: Indoor, Long term commitment, Older people, People seeking work, University students, With friends
What activities will the volunteer do? IT, Retail
Skills gained in this role: Creativity, IT, Listening, Organising, Teamwork
Home based opportunity? No
DBS Check Required: No

About the host organisation

Hosted by: Willow Wood Hospice
Organisation Profile: Willow Wood Hospice is an adult Hospice providing specialist palliative care for patients with life limiting illness, both cancer and non-cancer diagnosis. We provide care, free of charge, and patients, families and their carers are at the centre of everything we do. Our mission is to continue to provide, free of charge, the highest quality supportive and end of life care to patients with life limiting illness, along with love, care and support to the families and carers during illness and continuing bereavement. Our Values: Love and care for patients, families and carers. Respect For People in life, and at the end of life. Integrity being open and honest. Collaboration By people working together. Development By sharing knowledge and skills, for the benefit of all.
Charity number: 1029318