Oxfam Poole

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Charity shop selling donated clothes, accessories, books, toys, homeware items. Majority of stock is sold on shop floor, but we...

Online Sales Creator

This opportunity takes place between 05 Dec 2019 and 31 Jul 2020.

Oxfam is the only charity with it’sown online platform, used to optimise the value of our generous donations we receive from our supporters. Our team work together to identify and select desirable items and create listings in order to offer them for sale online to a worldwide audience. This role will focus on creating accurate and appealing descriptions for items to be sold online. Please note we offer a number of flexible roles covering sorting, hanging, photography, listing and customer care which can be built around your experience and what you want to achieve out of volunteering with Oxfam.

Benefits to self

Gain valuable experience within the relevant and rapidly growing online retail sector. Enhance commercial and technical knowledge of clothing and fashion. Gain an insight into how Oxfam re-sell, re-use, re-cycle donated textiles. Training, support and guidance from a dedicated and experienced team.

Benefits to others

Work with Oxfam to maximise the value of donations to help overcome poverty and suffering.


Poole High Street

Training available

Identify desirable and commercial items of clothing to be offered for sale online. Using simple photography skills to visually showcase the item to the customer. Create accurate & appealing descriptions of sale items. Adhere to set standards and exceed in giving excellent customer service within an e-commerce setting.

Hours per week


Fund-raising targets


Transport details

Local travel expenses (bus or train) covered.
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