Volunteer Bookings and Administration Assistant at our NEW charity furniture store in Brislington

British Heart Foundation Brislington
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, 19 June, 2024 - 13:15
Contract Type: 
Part Time
Most of our volunteers do a 3 - 4 hour shift once a week when they can. Remote and flexible roles/ times are available.
Contract Details: 
Details of Role: 

Are you calm, collected and happy to chat on the phone? Join the volunteer team at our brand new Brislington furniture store! With support from the shop team, you will be the first point of contact for customers, helping them with any phone and online enquiries, arranging collections of donations via our local van teams and explaining our Gift Aid scheme. You will also be using our online collections request system to process online collection booking requests. This is a busy front of house role for those who like to be in the thick of it and makes a huge difference in helping us continue to fund lifesaving research and get stock in to our shop.

Typical tasks include:

· Dealing with face-to-face, phone and online enquiries, supported by the team

· Reception and front of house duties, helping around the cashier desk

· Completing administration procedures accurately

· Arranging collections of donations via our local van teams

Volunteering with the British Heart Foundation comes with plenty of benefits too…

· A 25% discount on donated goods and 10% discount on New Goods in our shops

· Unlimited, free, and confidential support by Retail Trust

· Access to training and development

· Reasonable travel expenses reimbursed

· Refreshments available

· Volunteer certificates, references and long service awards provided

· Access to discounts with other retailers

Just so you know, we are unable to accept volunteers aged under 16 or with unspent criminal convictions.

Please note this is an unpaid voluntary position in a friendly charity shop. 

How to Apply: 

To join us please visit our website and complete an online application www.bhf.org.uk/volunteer

If you are unable to complete an online application, please email Jack on burrowsj@bhf.org.uk and we can set you up to come in for a cuppa! 

Contact Person: 
Jack Burrows
Contact Email: 
Postal Address: 
British Heart Foundation Unit 1B Brislington Retail Park, Bath Road Bristol BS4 5NG