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Online Fashion & Clothing Volunteer (Pinner)


Since 2007, Oxfam has been selling online through its Online Shop.

Since launch, the shop has grown, and Oxfam now has several offices across the UK that sell purely online. Operating from behind the Oxfam Shop in Bridge Street, Pinner, the hub is one of these offices. 

The hub brings in donations through corporate relationships and from the local Oxfam shops. These donations are then sorted, steamed and photographed before being listed to sell on Oxfam's Online Shop. Once sold, these items are dispatched to our customers using Royal Mail.

The role of Online Fashion/Clothing Volunteer focuses on the photography and listing online of clothing stock.


Flexible - Ideally three mornings or afternoons per week. To be discussed.

The hub is open from Monday - Friday, 09:00-17:30.


Key responsibilities:

  • Selecting desirable pre-sorted items of clothing for sale.
  • Photographing clothing for display on the Online Shop.
  • Uploading and editing photographs.
  • Researching specialist items online to ascertain correct pricing.
  • Listing item for sale on Oxfam's Online Shop using simple listing tool software.
  • Store listed items in appropriate locations within the storage room.

Skills and competencies:

  • Basic computer literacy.
  • Interest in clothing and fashion is beneficial.
  • A good level of written English.
  • Can work well as part of a team.
  • Good organisational skills and an eye for detail.

What this role can offer the volunteer:

  • Experience in retail online selling.
  • A high level of responsibility for selling on behalf of Oxfam.
  • Opportunity to work within a diverse and fun, friendly team.
  • Full training in all aspects of the role will be given.
  • Reasonable expenses will be paid.


Kim Bishop

Tel: 0208 866 0154


Application process:

Download and complete the Volunteer Application Form and send to the email address above.

Application deadline:

10th October 2013

Interview date:

To Be Confirmed

Start date:

To Be Confirmed


  • South


  • Office

Work Days:

  • Weekdays
  • Weekends

Work Times:

  • Day Time