Employment Opportunity

The Book Stall is seeking a full-time receiving agent/bookseller.

Excellent customer service-we work hard to make sure every customer finds what they’re looking for!

Computer skills to research titles and to use our Point-of-Sale and Inventory System to complete transactions; the candidate must be internet savvy.

Ability to stand during shifts and lift boxes.

Attention to detail.

Initiative-to straighten, clean, and organize

Primary responsibilities will center on “back-of-the-house” operations: receiving incoming orders, unboxing shipments, labeling merchandise, preparing publisher returns.  Some portion of each day will require customer service and sales floor duties:  point-of-sale, shelving, shop maintenance, and other duties as assigned.  Candidates must be ready to learn industry specific software and best practices.

Perks: a wonderful bunch of co-workers, amazing discount on all merchandise, early access to books (advance reader copies!), opportunity for expanded responsibilities and professional growth.

Email a cover letter and resume to jobs@thebookstall.com.

The Book Stall is just steps from the Winnetka train station on the Metra North Line (20-30 minutes from the Chicago stops). The Book Stall is an equal opportunity employer. Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.