Posting Summary: The University Bookstore is seeking an individual to straighten and stock the sales floor. At times individual will be responsible for checking in/receiving of merchandise, pricing merchandise, and preparing merchandise for storage. Majority of time will be spent on the sales floor.
Successful candidates must have the ability to communicate well with management, co-workers, and work well with both. Excellent customer service skills, knowledge of merchandising and the ability to multi task are required. Basic computer skills are needed. Candidates must be comfortable with standing for extended periods of time. Some lifting is required, but not to exceed 30 pounds.
Required Minimum Level of Education: High School Diploma or Equivalent Not Required
Preferred Minimum Level of Education: High School Diploma or Equivalent Preferred
Required Minimum Level of Experience: Some - up to 4 years
Required Specific Experience: Retail experience
Preferred Minimum Level of Experience: None
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Candidates should possess the ability to follow detailed instruction, display excellent customer service by actively listening and identifying customers' concerns and providing quick resolution, as well as the ability to demonstrate organizational and interpersonal skills.
Required Computer Applications: Basic computer skills, Data entry
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