Donation Bay Assistant


More Than a Fad (MTAF) is a non-for-profit thrift store based in Edmonton, Alberta, raising funds for women in addiction recovery at Adeara Recovery Centre. We are an online and in-person thrift store with three locations across the city (Kingsway, Westpoint & Southside). MTAF is largely volunteer-led and we are passionate about creating community, giving generously and educating about addiction recovery. As our reach continues to grow, so does our team, which is why we need you! We are excited you are considering this opportunity to use your skills and passions to help make an impact in the lives of women recovering from addiction.

 

Role Description:

  • Work alongside and get direction from the donation bay associate
  • Overseeing the incoming and storage of donations 
  • Planning the dispatching of products to all three stores 
  • Assist the donation bay associate in monitoring space and tracking stock levels 
  • Setting aside storage areas for new stock 
  • Ensuring products are stocked correctly and safely 
  • Reports to store manager  
  • Assist, where necessary, with the daily operation of the store 

 

Skills required:

  • Enthusiastic, motivated and creative with strong communication skills  
  • Clear and effective communication
  • Ability to work as a team player 
  • Ability to be flexible (with hours!) and confident 
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Quick and effective problem-solving skills 
  • Ability to adapt and learn quickly 
  • Organizational skills and attention to detail 
  • Proactive and able to work with a high degree of independence, with minimal supervision  

 

 

 

Dates:

  • June 1, 2022 – September 2, 2022 (dates flexible)

 

Hours:

  • 5 – 10 hours per week

Compensation:

  • School credit available based on applicants needs
  • Reference letter after committed term
  • Position is unpaid – no monetary compensation currently available

How to apply: