Volunteer E-Commerce Assistant - Stock Sorter

Martlets Hospice

Register your Interest

Do you love to organise and categorise everything? If so we need you! Martlets eBay sells all our weird and wonderful donations as well as high value items. It’s a busy operation as our stock is constantly changing and we need volunteers to organise it into the correct areas to help raise vital funds to support the work of the Hospice.   

Where: Sussex House Business Park, 270-274 Old Shoreham Road, Hove

Usual minimum commitment: 4 hours a week

What you’ll be doing: Working as part of a small and friendly team, tasks will include:

  •  Efficiently categorise and organise stock received from our physical shops for online sale
  •  Utilise specialised software to assign stock to dedicated listers, ensuring a streamlined process
  •  Conduct regular inventories to optimise stock levels and maintain a fresh and dynamic online store
  •  Identify and research items to determine their market value, enhancing our online offerings
  •  Be prepared for some manual handling.


  •  Confident using the internet and its search facilities
  •  Familiar or keen to learn e-commerce platforms, including eBay
  •  Confident using cameras and uploading photos onto PCs
  •  Ability to work as directed and to feedback information to ensure items are sold on appropriate markets
  •  Happy to work alone or as part of a team.


  •  be part of a small friendly team
  •  gain experience in a busy, dynamic office and warehouse environment
  •  join #TeamMartlets and feel proud every day.

Practical Considerations

  •  reasonable travel expenses covered
  •  car parking on site
  •  you will be contacted for chats about this role w/c 16th January 2024.

When do I need to be available?

Details When: Monday – Friday 9 – 13.00 or 12 – 16.00
Morning Afternoon Evening

Where does this role take place?

Martlets – Furniture Showroom & Store
Unit 5 Sussex House Business Park
270-274 Old Shoreham Road

Register your Interest

  • Details
  • Disabled Access
  • Equal Opportunities Policy or Statement
  • Expenses
  • Health and Safety
  • Induction
  • Insurance Cover for Volunteers
  • Other
  • Suitable for 13 - 16 years
  • Suitable for 16 - 18 years
    through a 3rd party
  • Suitable for a group of volunteers
  • Suitable only for (e.g. 18+, LGBT, BAME, Women only)
  • Support on Offer
  • This role is adaptable for different abilities
  • Training