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Online Marketplace Lister


Job details

  • Ardwick, Manchester
  • £17,500 per year
  • 35 hours per week (Monday to Friday)
  • Full time, Fixed Term Contract (Six Months)

Working at Scope

  • Be a disability gamechanger
  • 27 days holiday per year
  • Flexible working
  • Discounts at gyms, restaurants and more

Job Description

Overall purpose of the Role:

The Online Sales Executive will be responsible for raising money to support disability charity Scope's work, by researching and listing items to sell online.

Key contacts

Internal contacts

  • Area Manager
  • Divisional support manager
  • Shop managers
  • Drivers
  • Operational and support staff

External contacts

  • Logistics companies
  • Community organisations
  • Volunteer providers
  • Probation service

Key accountabilities


  • Contribute to the online sales department making a significant profit to support Scope's work
  • Research and identify items to sell online
  • Input items online
  • Actively promote Scope whenever possible
  • To support Scopes volunteers to be able to make a valuable contribution to the work of Scope.
  • Spot trends and opportunities to promote Scope, the online sales operation and stock donations in the local community.
  • Be an excellent role model and create a positive environment so that all colleagues working within the online sales department feel motivated and valued.
  • Join area meetings, retail events and training as required
  • Make sure daily tasks are carried out in line with the Scope policies and procedures.

Role specific

  • Achieve profit targets by maximising sales through on line listing
  • Research and select donated stock prior to listing
  • Completing high quality listings which provide accurate photography and detailed descriptions of items
  • Price stock or set a minimum reserve for an item in line with research or Scope guidelines
  • Adhere to gift aid procedure when processing gift aided donations
  • Prepare sold items for posting in a safe and cost effective way
  • Work to daily targets for listing quantity and quality
  • Keep up to date and comply with Ebay’s and other company’s policies on items which cannot be sold
  • Keep the online sales working environment safe, clean and welcoming to colleagues, volunteers and visitors
  • Comply with Scope’s policies and procedures
  • Complete all relevant administration on time and in accordance to Scope’s policies and procedures
  • Notify the Online sales manager/ Retail area manager/ Head of Portfolio in the event of a break in, suspected theft or security incident (this includes suspected dishonesty by colleagues or volunteers)
  • Provide a safe environment that protects all colleagues or volunteers and comply with all health and safety regulations as per Scope’s policies and procedures
  • Report any maintenance or health and safety issues in the online working environment
  • The role requires continuous manual handling of stock, in volume on a daily basis. It will require a reasonable level of fitness and exertion, including carrying stock on a regular basis.
  • Any other reasonable tasks your manager asks you to help with.

Scope Core Values


  • We are ambitious and determined to drive change. We focus on the impact we have. We innovate and strive for better, pushing ourselves and our boundaries.


  • We are single-minded in our desire to achieve equality. We are bold, challenging the status quo, ourselves and each other. Not afraid to fail fast and learn quickly.
  • We connect and collaborate internally and externally, to create a fairer society. We’ll listen and share, tapping into the expertise of others.
  • We are transparent about what we do and how we do things. Creating supportive, accessible environments – building trust with each other and our customers to achieve more.


  • We make sure everyone has a fair chance. We value and respect each other’s expertise and diversity. We take responsibility.

Contact us

If you have any questions please get in touch.

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