Barnardos: Retail Assistant – Online Sales

Updated: Jan 12

Ireland’s leading children’s charity is recruiting: Retail Assistant – Online Sales Location: Ballycoolin, Dublin 15 Contract: A one year fixed term contract 22.5hours per week (over three to five days) Salary: €14,382-€22,279 DOE. This is the pro-rated salary for 22.5 hours per week Job purpose The role is primarily focused on developing Barnardos Retail online sales, click and collect, online and social media presence for Barnardos Retail. The objective of this role is to drive online awareness of our retail products and increase sales. This role is target focused and income generating. Personal attributes

  • Excellent communications and interpersonal skills

  • High professional standards

  • Awareness of confidentiality and the ability to deal with sensitive issues

  • Teamwork essential and the ability to work in collaboration with others

  • Ability to work on own initiative and to consult where appropriate

  • Ability to prioritise competing demands

  • Ability to work to deadlines and in a pressurised environment

  • Strong organisational skills required

  • Creativity and enthusiasm and a positive, friendly attitude

  • Flexibility and adaptability in terms of tasks and time is essential for this post

  • Interest in media, marketing and/or communications an advantage


  • Minimum of one year’s direct relevant experience essential

Qualifications and skills

  • Relevant third level qualification in multimedia or digital marketing desirable but not essential

  • Ability to write well and under pressure

  • Basic HTML and CSS

  • Ability to create good quality content

  • Good project and time management

A full driving licence and use of a suitably insured vehicle is essential, with full flexibility to travel for multi-site operations in Ireland as part of this role. The position is based in Dublin 15 but the post-holder may be required in to work in other locations in the Dublin area in line with organisational needs. For full job description and to apply please visit Closing date: 12pm on Wednesday 19th January 2022 Interview date: TBC Shortlisting will apply (please note, CVs are not accepted on their own, candidates must complete and submit our application form through Barnardos website).

General Info Date Entered/Updated 20th Dec, 2021 Region Ballycoolin, Dublin 15 Expiry Date 19th Jan, 2022