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Passionate about preservation? You just may be a perfect fit for Historic Wilmington Foundation!

Help Wanted: Legacy Architectural Salvage Assistant Manager 

Legacy Architectural Salvage, a retail fundraising project of the Historic Wilmington Foundation, is hiring a part-time Assistant Manager. Strong candidates will have a passion for salvage and reuse; retail experience; non-profit or volunteer knowledge and a customer service background. 

 

HOW TO APPLY

To be considered, please send a resume and cover letter to Rutledge@historicwilmington.org. No phone calls, please. This position will remain open until filled.

Responsibilities and Job Duties:

  • Work a consistent schedule of 20 hours per week

  • Work 2 Saturdays per month

  • Recruit and schedule volunteers for warehouse

  • Do community outreach

  • Supervise volunteers and keep them on task during business hours

  • Actively seek deconstruction opportunities

  • Coordinate and schedule deconstruction teams

  • Participate in off-site deconstruction and handle logistics of each unique project

  • Coordinate and schedule pickups of donations and deliveries of merchandise

  • Clean and sanitize incoming items as needed

  • Assist with research and pricing of incoming donations and enter them into the POS system

  • While in the warehouse, focus will be sales, customer service, supervision of volunteers and operating the POS system

  • Actively seek storage solutions and ways to maximize current storage in warehouse for incoming inventory 

  • Assist with updating inventory during the year on an as-needed basis

  • Help to repair and upcycle incoming merchandise

  • Assist with yearly inventory each January

  • Create content for Second Saturday Workshops during May-September 

  • Send all information pertaining to Second Saturday Workshops (title of workshop, name of facilitator, and photos of projects) to appropriate contact for internal social media posts

  • Create and update spreadsheets and Google docs as needed