Social Enterprise Operations Assistant
For over 25 years, Aunt Leah's Social Enterprises have been raising money to fund programs that help prevent youth in foster care from becoming homeless and mothers in need from losing custody of their children. Join one of Canada’s top 10 impact charities and gain valuable non-profit experience while supporting Aunt Leah’s mission of building brighter futures for foster kids.
Job Summary: The Social Enterprise Assistant will work with other members of the Social Enterprise Team to ensure efficient operation of our Donation Centre, Online Store, and Thrift Store. This role reports to the Social Enterprise Manager, assisting all aspects of Aunt Leah’s retail thrift and donations operations at Aunt Leah’s Donation Centre at 8380 St. George Street Vancouver, and Thrift Store at 3328 Fraser St. Vancouver.
The Donations Centre is our hub for the selection and distribution of donated clothing, shoes, household items, and furniture that support our Social Enterprises - Thrift Store sales, online sales via Shopify, re-direction to other community organizations, and furnishing assisted living suites. Our ideal Social Enterprise Operations Assistant is well-organized, loves to thrift, is comfortable in a fast-paced environment, has an eye for fashion and style, and is able to work with diverse groups of people such as volunteers or employment trainees. Regular work shifts will be at both Donation Center and Thrift Store.
Reports to: Social Enterprise Manager
Working Conditions: This is a full-time temporary position (approximately 6 months to start with the possibility of extension or becoming permanent) with comprehensive benefits. The Social Enterprise Operations Assistant will work 37.5hrs per week from Tuesday to Saturday, and be available to work a variety of shifts including days, evenings, and weekends. Schedule may change based on operational needs.
Candidates MUST have a valid BC Class 5 Driver’s License, and be comfortable driving a delivery van.
Salary: up to $20/hour
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