Martlets eBay sites stock vintage finds and collectables such as stamps, coins, books, CDs, DVDs and games. It’s a busy operation as our stock is constantly changing and we need a volunteer to help to list donated items (non-media) on two of our sites to help raise vital funds to support the work of the Hospice.

Where: Unit 6 Sussex House Business Park, 270-274 Old Shoreham Road Hove, East Sussex, BN3 7DX

When: Between 10am and 4.30pm Monday to Friday

Usual minimum commitment: Weekly three-hour shift (flexible hours/days)

What you’ll be doing:

  • Listing items online identified by warehouse sorters as suitable for selling on eBay
  • Writing item descriptions to inform buyers about product specification and condition
  • Quality assurance by identifying and reporting any potential defects with items
  • You will be predominantly working independently although support will be provided

What’s in it for you:

  • Being part of a friendly team of staff and volunteers
  • An opportunity to use and develop your research skills
  • A chance to use your expertise and to further your interests
  • Reasonable expenses will be paid

Your skills and abilities:

  • Ideally be familiar with eBay
  • IT literacy would be an advantage but is not essential as training is provided
  • Ability to describe items in best possible light without misleading potential buyers
  • Ability to work as directed and to feedback information to ensure items are sold on appropriate markets.
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team of staff and volunteers
  • Ability to lift light items and to be happy getting hands dirty


  • To attend Martlets Welcome day
  • Willing to take instructions
  • To be polite and reliable

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Contact: People Services Team on 01273 718788 or email [email protected]