Bookseller (Part-Time)

Barnes & Noble - Los Angeles, CA 90036
$14.90 - $16.26 an hour

As a Bookseller, you are responsible for selling by providing exceptional customer service through our four core service principles. Youmake the shopping experience interactive and engaging by enthusiastically sharing your knowledge about our products and services and meeting the needs of the customer. You care about and value people andexemplify our core values.
Essential Functions

  • Deliver exceptional customerservice that ensures sales and high levels of customer satisfaction.
  • Greet and establish rapport with customers, proactively engaging them in conversations about our products, services and promotions to determine their needs and recommend the right products.
  • Share knowledge and enthusiasm about all our products, services, and promotions, providing a personalized experience to multiple customers at the same time.
  • Respond to customer’s concerns and questions, and secure the sale.
  • Recover the selling floor during each shift by, gathering and restocking items, straightening bookcases, maintaining tables in the Café, maintaining restroom cleanliness, and performing other store housekeeping tasks.
  • Support and promote business development sales and in-store events
  • Assist in any area of the store as needed.
  • Adhere to all inventory andloss prevention standards.
  • Help orient new booksellers, ensuring a smooth acclimation to the store and our bookselling culture.


  • Passion for selling
  • Strong communication skills
  • Spend the majorityof time on the selling floor, which requires physical activity (i.e., prolonged standing, repetitive bending, lifting, climbing)
  • Availability for early mornings, evenings, weekends and holidays to align with store needs

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $14.90 to $16.26 /hour


  • Retailing: 1 year (Preferred)

Additional Compensation:

  • Bonuses

Work Location:

  • One location


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Parental leave
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