Working for People with Sight Loss

Who we are and what we do

NCBI Retail chain has stores in every county. All profits raised in the shops fund the delivery of our front-line services to people who are blind or vision impaired. We work with children and adults across the country with a range of programmes and services, all designed to ensure the individual can live life confidently and independently.
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Role Title: Visual Merchandiser/Social Media

Overview of Role:

Create imaginative, eye-catching displays to attract the attention of customers, increase shop footfall and sales.

Illustration representing volunteers organising the shop

Key Tasks

  • Maximise profit and sales through effective use of space
  • Create window and in-store displays
  • Research to gain a strong understanding of current trends and seasons in order to create themes and colour schemes
  • Develop floor plans, making the most of the space available
  • Installing and dismantling of displays
  • Coach others to maintain displays

Location: Nationwide

Commitment: 4 hours per week

Manage By: Shop manager

Skills and Experience Required

  • Fashion brand and trend awareness
  • Have a flair for design and colour
  • Creative, imaginative and energetic
  • Communication skills
  • A keen interest in art and design
  • Ability to use large and small spaces effectively
  • Be self-motivated and practical

Training and Induction

  • Overview of NCBI
  • Volunteer team meet & greet
  • Induction provided on volunteer role on commencement.

Personal Development Opportunities

  • Opportunity to build up portfolio experience
  • The ability to lead and motivate a team on products and themes
  • Communication and ‘people’ skills
  • A chance to give something back
  • Join a fun, welcoming team

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