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Men's Fashion Consultant and Inventory Volunteer


Organization: Suits His Style

Commitment: Short term (less than 6 months)

Availability: Flexible

Language Preference: Bilingual

Number of Positions Available: 1

Location: Ottawa - Central

Deadline: Oct 31, 2019


Primary Role
• Regularly sort incoming and outgoing donations especially during the months of July and August
• Assist in inventory management and ‘filter-out’ out dated styles
• Make recommendations for changes to inventory management
• Maintain functionality of SHS space to facilitate suiting appointments
• Help organize and maintain cleanliness of stock room
• Help in seasonal change-over inventory

Secondary Roles
• Assist with suiting appointments if needed
• Attend board of director’s meetings if needed
• Provide suiting and fashion training to current and new volunteers
• Prepare information sheets for clients on fashion tips

Preferred Qualifications
• Person of good character, friendly and responsible
• Self motivated, reliable with a desire to make a change in the community
• Solid understanding of men’s formal/semi-formal fashion trends and standards
• Remain current on men’s fashion trends and styles
• Good understanding of appropriate interview and work space attire
• Be able to work self sufficiently
• Good organizational and communication skills
• Be physically fit and able to lift, carry and push up to 30 lbs

Notable Assets but not required
• Bilingualism; English and French. Please note any other language skills
• Experience in men’s formal retail/inventory management. Other retail experience considered
• Interpersonal with colleagues and public; willing to professionally represent SHS at events
• Own a vehicle and willing to perform donation picks -ups and/or assist with pick ups

This position does not have a set time commitment; 3 to 5 hours/week is estimated to perform the primary roles. More hours maybe required during summer months. We are flexible with personal scheduling, vacation etc. SHS is able to sign-off on volunteer hours if needed.


Jason Duff



Volunteer Opportunity Address
404 McArthur Ave.
Room 204


Good for people interested in: Retail

You will be working with: Visible Minorities or New Canadians; Disadvantaged; Men; People with disabilities or medical conditions; Youth (16-18 years); Seniors; Youth (19-24 years)

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
• A chance to give back to community and volunteer for an exceptional organization that aims to decrease poverty in Ottawa;
• Networking and professional growth;
• Experience to build your resume and portfolio.

Organization category: Social services

Volunteer Considerations

Time it will take to contact applicants - 1 week

This position would be great for - None of the above