Volunteering Opportunity: Ecommerce specialist - Jewellery with Rennie Grove Peace Hospice Care

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Do you have a fascination and understanding of jewellery. We are looking for someone with expertise to help us value the donations we are given, to make sure that we are maximising the income from them.

Opportunity Type: Long-term Commitment

District: Dacorum

Start Date: 11/01/2024
End Date: 31/05/2024

Location: From your office

Time of day: Weekday Mornings, Weekday Afternoons

Practical Considerations: This role can be done from home, but will require some visits to our Ecommerce centre in Berkhamsted.

Requirements (additional): Reference will be taken

Suitable for: 18 – 25 year olds, Aged 26 and over, Older People, People with restricted mobility

Suitable for volunteers interested in: End of Life, Bereavement & Hospices, Retail

Does this opportunity provide wheelchair access?: No

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Full Description:
Our specialists volunteer with the Ecommerce team based in our retail office. The team work together to source, list, pack and dispatch good quality donations. The money raised from the sale of these items helps fund patient care in your local community. We sell on online platforms, including eBay and Vinted, making the most out of every donation, and contribute to the recycling and reuse of pre-loved items, keeping them out of landfill.

We are a busy, and friendly retail team of staff and volunteers, working in a fast-moving environment to meet demanding deadlines.

Main tasks

• researching and writing descriptions for donated items using a template
• advising on a starting price for the appropriate auction site
• restoring and repairing items for sale using specialist skills
• striving to maximise the income we receive for each item to support our patient care