Position: Part Time
Jackson Hole Book Trader and Wilson Book Gallery is seeking a part-time (24-28 hours per week) Bookseller to help with daily operations at both locations.
The job requires excellent customer service skills, extensive knowledge of books, and the ability to perform physically and mentally taxing tasks. Bookselling experience preferred but not required. Experience in retail is strongly preferred. Booksellers have regular schedules that include working some evenings (no more than once per month) and weekend shifts.
Duties will include but are not limited to:
Assisting customers with book selections
Operating cash registers, answering phones
Opening and Closing the stores
Shelving books and organizing books
Assisting with events
Designing and maintaining displays
To do well in this position aspiring booksellers must have an abiding love for books and ideas, the ability to multitask, an impeccable eye for detail, fantastic written and verbal communication skills, curiosity and a willingness to learn our systems, friendliness to others and works well with a team, has a cooperative spirit and goal-oriented attitude, and of course they must be punctual and dependable.
Besides being around books and book lovers, we offer numerous benefits: room to grow in the position, competitive wage, vacation accrual, and health insurance available.
Email a resume, a brief introduction, and three references to [email protected]
Applications due March 1, 2020.