DUE TO COVID RESTRICTIONS WE HAVE TEMPORARILY CEASED VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITIES UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

Title:                          eBay Volunteer

Team:                        Other eBay Volunteer and Community Fundraiser

Location:                   Walsall, West Midlands

Salary:                       Unremunerated – voluntary post

Time Commitment:   Flexible – hours to suit postholder, within unit opening times

Context

Heart Care is local charity which has supported people affected by heart and lung disease for over 30 years. Our e-bay shop is ran by volunteers and sells higher priced items to gain more funding. The profits from our e-bay shop help fund for local people in our Walsall Rehab unit.

Job Purpose

To help increase eBay sales of second hand goods donated by people , with the aim of fetching a higher price in the wider online market. Items can include bric-a-brac, jewellery, china, electronic goods, and designer clothes & Shoes. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Check market value on high value or collectable items on online sites.
  • Photograph, measure and describe the items accurately to maximise selling potential.
  • Post items for sale and monitor progress, responding to any buyer enquiries.
  • Arrange postage of items.
  • Follow up any customer service issues.
  • Record sales on spread sheet.

Person Specification

  • Understanding and experience of selling on eBay.
  • Motivated to generate maximum profits to help local people with cancer.
  • IT literate

This would ideally suit someone with an interest in fashion, photography or retail.

To apply for this volunteering opportunity please send your completed Volunteer_Application_form_Heart_Care_2018.xls to [email protected]