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Dispatch Coordinator (Milton Point)


Milton Point Hub is the Southern Flagship operation for Oxfam Online Shop and receives a high volume of quality donated stock daily. We are recruiting volunteers to join our team and work together to identify desirable items and create listings in order to offer them for sale online to a worldwide audience.

Please note we offer a number of flexible roles covering sorting, hanging, photography, listing and customer care which can be built around your experience and what you want to achieve out of volunteering with Oxfam.

Ideally, you will be able to volunteer 2-3 hours a week, preferably including a Monday.

Key responsibilities:

  • Dynamic warehouse based role.
  • Working closely with hub managers to pick, package and dispatch online orders to a high standard of presentation to represent Oxfam's brand.

Skills and competencies:

  • A high level of attention to detail, accuracy and thoroughness.
  • Ability to build rapport with colleagues.
  • Ability to prioritise workload on a daily basis and work to deadlines.
  • Ability to think and act independently to solve problems.
  • Self motivation.

What this role can offer the volunteer:

  • You will be helping Oxfam in its mission to build a just world without poverty.
  • Valuable warehousing and admin experience within the relevant and rapidly growing E-commerce sector.
  • Opportunity to up skill and increase your employability.
  • Join a fun, diverse and positive team.
  • A supportive environment to build leadership and teamwork skills and sense of accountability.
  • Opportunity to contribute creative ideas to develop dispatch systems.
  • Full training and daily support.
  • Great opportunity to boost online sales and raise vital funds to help Oxfam fight poverty in the UK and internationally.
  • Lunch costs and reasonable local travel expenses can be reimbursed in line with Oxfam's policy.


Sarah McGinley

Oxfam Hub Milton Point

Milton Point, Garamonde Drive,


Milton Keynes, 




Tel: 01908305411

Application process:

Please complete Volunteer Application Form and return it to the address above. 

Application deadline:

11 October 2016

Interview date:

To be confirmed. 

Start date:

As soon as possible (Subject to reference checks).


  • South east


  • Office

Work Days:

  • Weekdays

Work Times:

  • Day Time