E-Commerce – Product Researcher

Location: Welling or Remote (Home)

Volunteer Role Profile 


Volunteer Role: E-commerce – Product Researcher 

Time commitment: One shift of 2 to 4 hours per week (or more if you have the time!) for a minimum of 3 months. Must be between the hours of 9am-5pm Monday to Friday 10am-4pm Saturday and Sunday

Volunteer Manager: Ata Kagan, Head of Ecommerce 

Where you will be based: Our e-commerce hub based at 16 Bellgrove Parade, Welling, DA16 2RE or remote (from home)  

Why we want you 

Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice have 15 shops across the boroughs. Some of the items donated to our shops are vintage or antiques. By researching and valuing vintage and antique items you will help raise much needed funds for the hospice so that we can continue to support local people with life limiting illness.  

What you will be doing 

  • Use the internet to research product history/details and assign a value 
  • Write a clear description of the product 
  • Review active eBay listings to ensure the descriptions are clear/accurate and they are valued correctly 
  • Liaise with Product Lister volunteers via WhatsApp  

Full training will be provided. 

The skills and qualities you need 

  • Computer literate 
  • Attention to detail 
  • Trustworthy and reliable 
  • Knowledge and/or passion for one of the following: Antiques, art, ceramics, books, stamps, jewellery, gaming, vintage toys, vinyl, comics, or electronics 

Please note that if volunteering remotely then you will need your own laptop and mobile phone. 

What’s in it for you 

  • Connect with like-minded volunteers and become part of a friendly team 
  • Learn new skills and gain more confidence  
  • Enjoy a rewarding experience and make a meaningful difference to people in your community 
  • Receive an induction, relevant training, the support you need to carry out your role, and agreed out-of-pocket expenses (reimbursed within our guidelines) 
  • Ongoing support from your volunteer manager 
  • A 25% discount on all items (excluding furniture & new goods) and 10% discount on furniture 

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