Online Sales Volunteer Bishop Auckland

Bishop Auckland

Online selling is a fast growing and exciting way to retail in the digital age, so if you would like to get involved in this, come join us at your local BHF shop and help create online sales listings to promote the varied items that we sell.
Maybe you already know your way around online selling platforms or maybe it’s something you want to find out more about, either way you will be fully supported in this role to make sure you develop the skills and experience needed to become an expert online lister.
Get the satisfaction of seeing the items you list sell for the best possible prices, knowing this will be helping us continue to fund life saving research.

Come and help make sure our online customers receive their purchases promptly and in a well packaged condition. If you have good attention for detail and like to work in a methodical way, the role of packing and posting volunteer could be the one for you.
You will be carrying out a key role within the online sales team helping us continue to fund life saving research.


Typical tasks include:
· Photographing items for listing on various online selling sites
· Researching donated items, to gather as much information on unusual items before listing them online – investigative work required!
· Creating informative and detailed descriptions and listings
· Packing and posting items to be sent to our online sales HQ or delivered to customers
· Helping the Manager to handle online queries from customers

Identifying those items and pieces that would appeal to an online buyer
· Searching online to find the current market value to make sure BHF can get the best possible price

Typical tasks include:
· Making sure that the appropriate packaging is used
· Labelling up the items with the correct name and address
· Packaging up the items securely and getting them ready for the courier or customer collection

Skills & Qualities

Full training given, a basic understanding of computers is needed if taking pictures/uploading to eBay, but not for boxing items.

When & Where?

124 Newgate St
Bishop Auckland
Co. Durham
DL14 7EH

Training and Support Offered/Expenses

Training, Flexibility, Travel expenses, Qualifications through Derby College, Staff Discount on Donated stock and new goods

Volunteer Benefits
Other Information
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Type: Administration/Office, Retail, IT, Reception/Customer Services, DIY/Odd Jobs
Recognition of Quality Volunteer Experience

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