Volunteering Opportunities

Volunteering Opportunities

Online Sales Volunteer for British Heart Foundation - Cockhedge Park

Role Type: Regular
Based: Warrington Town Centre
Categories: Retail
Availability: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday

What would I be doing?

The BHF is on the lookout for an online sales volunteer.
Do you know your way around online sales websites? Have you got an interest in researching and listing unusual or sought-after items? Or maybe you could help us promote our donated stock via the web to reach more customers online? We require curious people to help us with our online sales and sell a range of donated items on various websites, allowing customers to raise life-saving funds from home.

Research the value of our most exciting donations, photograph them for online auction, or package them up to be sold at our online sales HQ. Typical tasks for this role include:
· Photographing items for listing on various online selling sites
· Researching donated items – investigative work required!
· Getting involved in uploading as much practical information about goods for sale
· Packing and posting items to be sent to our online sales HQ
· Helping the Manager to handle online queries from customers

What skills do I need?

Computer knowledge and competence using websites and researching the internet safely.

About British Heart Foundation - Cockhedge Park

Our mission is to win the fight against cardiovascular disease and our vision is a world in which people do not die prematurely or suffer from cardiovascular disease.
Coronary heart disease is the UK's single biggest killer but we at the British Heart Foundation is making fantastic progress in the fight against heart disease and are well on our way to realising our ambitions, funding £100m of life-saving research each year.

Recruitment and training details:

We will give you all the training you need to be able to safely and confidently carry out this role. We’ve got dedicated resources to help and assist you with this unique volunteering role.
Volunteering will give you a chance to work in a friendly and diverse team, the feel-good factor of making an invaluable contribution towards the British Heart. Time to develop your confidence and interpersonal skills. Gain valuable retail experience to add to your CV and learn new skills.

Is a DBS required? No
Are volunteer expenses covered? e.g. travel Yes
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Registered in England & Wales as a Registered Charity 1129343
and as Company Limited by Guarantee No:6805818

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