POSITION: Seasonal Bookseller
REPORTING TO: Store Manager
STORE: Knysna Mall, Knysna, Garden Route, Western Cape
Help us share the gift that lasts!
Are you passionate about the power of books to inspire, educate, and entertain? Do you thrive in a dynamic, customer-focused environment?
Bargain Books is one of the biggest book retailers in South Africa, dedicated to enriching lives through the joy of reading. Our shelves are a treasure trove of knowledge, imagination, and inspiration.
As a Seasonal Bookseller, you’ll play a crucial role in helping our customers discover the gift that truly lasts – a great book.
You will receive and unpack stock, categorise books and merchandise stock for the customer. You will also focus on customer service making sure the customer gets excellent service by delivery of their needs. You will build up your book knowledge every day to build strong relationships with the customer driving up sales.
Customer Service – Provide exceptional customer service, guiding readers to their next literary adventure.
Sales and upselling – Share your passion for books by recommending titles, genres and hidden gems.
Housekeeping – Maintain a welcoming and organised store environment.
Stock Management & Merchandising – Assist with inventory management and merchandising.
Security – Be alert and aware of the non-shopper/shoplifter
Team Player – Contribute to a vibrant and positive team atmosphere.
The successful applicant will have the following attributes:
Neat and well-presented
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Team player with a positive attitude
High level of computer literacy
Physically strong and fit
Work well under pressure
Good follow through and commitment
Prepared to work long hours and weekends during the season.
- Book Discount
How to Apply:
Ready to join our team and help us share the gift that lasts?
Apply in-store today and be a part of our literary journey.
Location: Bargain Books Knysna | Shop Z1-11 Knysna Mall | Extension 51-53 Main Road | Knysna | 6571 | Western Cape
Closing date: 4 December 2023
NB: Only successful candidates will be interviewed. If you have not heard from us after the closing date, please regard your application as unsuccessful.
Preference will be given to candidates who will add to the diversity of our organisation.