We are looking for customer focused, organised volunteers to help generate intake of stock for our busy onsite shop.
Contacting community groups and developing relationships with local businesses and schools; this role is suitable for anyone who enjoys talking to people and developing community links and relationships.
Sue Ryder, Retail Manager
Raystede Centre for Animal Welfare
Days or Hours Required:
Various shifts available
Description of duties:
Contacting companies, schools, clubs and societies, to organise one-off or regular support and motivate them to donate stock for sale in our shop(s).
Setting up 'Donation Stations' - temporary stock collection points at workplaces using our materials.
Maintaining good relationships with donors.
Working with our Commercial Manager to locally publicise our need for stock donation.
Liaising with the Customer Services and Shop Manager on stock requirements and sources.
Routine dusting and cleaning of the shop, when required
Skills and Experience you will need:
Enjoy networking and working with new people.
Be well-organised in your working methods.
Have excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Enjoy a challenge
Polite and engaging manner and happy to talk to visitors
Confident to work alone and in small teams
Own transport to get to and from Raystede
How you will make a difference:
All of the income generated from our busy onsite shop goes straight back into the vital work we do in rehabilitation, rehoming and sanctuary of our animals.
What we offer you:
A volunteer uniform
Friendly supportive team
Opportunities to learn new skills
Support and on-going training in your chosen role
To apply please download our application form and email it to us at email@example.com or telephone our team on 01825 880491.
Please note we do not accept CV's
If you have not heard from us within two weeks, thank you for your application, however please assume you have not been successful on this occasion.