Volunteer - Merchandise Sales

Location:  Royal Brompton Hospital

Time Commitment:  Minimum 1 day a week for 3 months

Start Date: ASAP


Purpose of Job Role

Use your sales skills to help raise money for the Royal Brompton Hospital. We are looking for enthusiastic volunteers to help us sell our merchandise at the hospital.


Role Description

  • To arrive at hospital and set up the merchandise stand.
  • To sell charity merchandise.
  • To pack away merchandise carefully and return to charity fundraising team.
  • To be responsible for merchandise float and monies taken over the course of the day.
  • Responsible for card payment machine as per training.


Volunteer Specification

  • Would need to be a friendly, outgoing person who is happy to talk to prospective customers about the hospital and the charity.
  • Must be reliable.
  • Good general sales techniques required with no hard sell.
  • Ability to work as part of a small team.


Benefits of the Job

  • The satisfaction of knowing that you are making a vital difference to life-saving working of Royal Brompton Hospital.
  • The opportunity to be part of a passionate team dedicated to making a difference.
  • The opportunity to meet new people whilst developing new and existing skills in areas such as fundraising and communication.
  • Training in set up of merchandise.
  • Training in use of card machine.
  • Trained in general knowledge about the hospital’s work.
  • References and help with CV / job applications.


How to Apply:

If you are interested in this volunteer role then please contact Alice Eastwood [email protected] to ask for an application form.

Potential volunteers will be invited to complete a trial day to assess their suitability for this role.