Online Shops Volunteer


Job description

Increasingly LOROS is selling donated and new goods online maximising income for the charity by tapping into national, niche and specialist markets. 

This role is flexibly designed. The 4 roles can be arranged in any combination dependent upon the skills of the volunteer and the needs of the service at any given time.


Key Volunteer Duties for Photographer include:

Photographing items for online sale

Preparing items for photographing (cleaning, organising)


Key Volunteer Duties for Packer include:

Carefully packing and labelling items for posting

Organising packing station


Key volunteer duties for Researcher include:

Researching items online to provide more information and estimated prices based on previously sold items.

Finding user manuals

Finding makers and brands


Key duties for Tester include:

Testing goods to ensure they work as required

PAT testing electrical goods (LOROS provide training)

Testing goods comply with safety requirements

Ensuring goods are fit for purpose, feeding back to Online sales manager.


Key Duties for Lister include:

Drafting listing on eBay with all required information to be reviewed by Online sales manager.


Personal Qualities to fulfil role:




Work as part of a team and alone

Good attention to detail to ensure accuracy

Accompanying files


For an informal chat, please call us on (0116) 313 0082, or complete the application form above. Please return completed application forms to:

LOROS Enterprises Ltd,
1 Station Road,
LE3 8BT.

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