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eBay Apprentice REF: B494 - Chesterfield (S41 0QD)



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The Role
Working within the eBay department, this role supports the preparation and listing of stock items for eBay and Amazon. If you are hard working and determined then we want to hear from you!

Duties Will Include
  • Liaise with Shop Managers, Hospice colleagues and members of the public to promote the Online Sales offer, driving the donation of items of potential value to sell via eBay/Amazon or Auction
  • Liaising with the Donation and Distribution Centre Manager and DDC Teams to ensure that items of potential value are transported to and from the eBay Office in a safe and timely manner with all necessary paperwork and labelling
  • Ensure that all items are stored safely within the eBay Office

  • Ensure that all Gift Aid is claimed on items which are eligible for Gift Aid.
  • Log and record items of value which are located away from the eBay Office. Ensure any external company (such as auction houses
  • Identify items suitable for specialist auctions, informing the eBay Manager
  • List, monitor and update online sales items as directed
  • Ensure all sold items are packed appropriately and mailed within the set postage timescales
  • Promote "eBay for charity" and monitor items listed by supporters, thanking them where appropriate
  • Ensure all items are listed/advertised for sale with a suitable item description and are photographed in a way to best showcase their worth
  • Maintain a positive working relationship with key members of the finance department, adhering to financial procedures and guidelines
  • Keep up to date with and share best practices and new developments within online sales.
  • Maintain accurate sales records ensuring that files and personal information is compliant with data protection/information governance
  • Through the appraisal process, agree individual objectives and develop a personal development plan
  • Completed all required coursework for the Apprenticeship role
  • Develop new skills as required
  • Build and maintain relationships with external groups, including auction companies.
    The Person
  • A commitment to and understanding of our Core Values
  • Personal integrity
  • Ability to build rapport, trust and confidence with colleagues
  • A willingness and commitment to maintain personal development
  • Ability and enthusiasm to work flexible hours

    Skills Required
  • Educated to GCSE standard (or equivalent)
  • Computer Literate
  • Good Customer Service Skills
  • Ability to prioritise and focus on important tasks
  • Good Attention to detail
  • Ability to communicate confidently and effectively with a wide range of people
    Competent in the use of Microsoft Office packages (Word, Excel, Access, Outlook)

    The successful candidate will study a Level 2 qualification in Retail. This will be aided by an Assessor who will carry out all assessments as work based learning, within the workplace.

    Progression Opportunities
    Progression onto a higher level qualification

    The Business
    All of this businesses services are free of charge to patients with any life limiting illnesses, and they extend support to the patients families in tough times.

  • Vacancy Type: Retail Sales
    Job Level: Apprentice/Trainee
    Town/City: Chesterfield
    Region: Other
    Hours: Full Time
    Salary: £122.50 Weekly
    Application deadline: 14 August 2017
    Start date: 21 August 2017

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