Associate Bookstore Manager/Departmental Supplies
Posting Number C865P
Quick Link for Posting http://jobs.uark.edu/postings/21460
Working Title Associate Bookstore Manager/Departmental Supplies
Position Number 11855
About the University
Founded in 1871 as a land grant institution, the University of Arkansas is classified by the Carnegie Foundation among the top two percent of universities in the nation with the highest level of research activity. Ten colleges and schools serve more than 27,100 students with more than 200 academic programs. University of Arkansas students earn nationally competitive awards at an impressive rate and represent 50 states and more than 120 countries.
Located in the stunning Ozark Mountains of Northwest Arkansas, Fayetteville is home to the University of Arkansas campus, known for its spectacular views and ample green spaces. Fayetteville is considered one of the country's finest college towns, and the surrounding northwest Arkansas region is regularly ranked one of the best places to live in the U.S. Some of the nation's best outdoor amenities and most spectacular hiking trails are within a short drive of campus.
As an employer, the University of Arkansas offers a vibrant work environment and a workplace culture that promotes a healthy work-life balance. The benefits package includes university contributions to health, dental, life and disability insurance, tuition waivers for employees and their families, 12 official holidays, immediate leave accrual, and a choice of retirement programs with university contributions ranging from 5 to 10% of employee salary.
About the College/Department
Department Home Page uofastore.com
Job Type Staff
Summary of Job Duties
The Associate Bookstore Manager/Departmental Supplies mainly involves customer service, fulfillment of orders, and maintaining adequate inventory levels in departmental supplies as well as graduation products and services. This position will take care of phone calls, fax messages, and e-mails received on a daily basis. This position places orders with vendors and after orders are received, invoices are reviewed and processed for payment. Each day orders are processed for delivery and billing to campus departments. Problems with orders and deliveries are handled by this position. The Associate Bookstore Manager/Departmental Supplies will review inventory and provide additional support in the Supplies area as required.
Regular, reliable, and non-disruptive attendance is an essential job duty, as is the ability to create and maintain collegial, harmonious working relationships with others.
Minimum Qualifications: Please ensure that all relevant application materials include details addressing the minimum qualifications. Applicants not meeting the minimum qualifications will be disqualified from consideration.
- The formal education equivalent of a bachelor's degree in general business, marketing or related field
- At least two years of experience in a revenue producing facility or related area, including one year in a supervisory capacity
Does this job require any license(s)/certification(s)? No
If yes, please specify
- Bachelor's degree in experimental and analytical fields
- Experience in RATEX
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSAs)
- Proficient skills with Microsoft Excel
- Proficient skills with other Microsoft Office programs
- Ability to understand and analyze financial data
Physical activities associated with this position
The following physical activities are associated with the position and will be performed with or without an accommodation. All individuals are encouraged to apply.
- Repetitive motion
- Manipulate items with fingers, including keyboarding
The worker is required to have visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading; and/or visual inspection at distances close to the eyes.
Physical Conditions None. The worker is not substantially exposed to adverse environmental conditions (such as in typical office or administrative work).
Work Schedule Monday - Friday 40 hours per week (schedule may vary based on department needs to include occasional weekends, evenings, and holidays as required)
Overtime Eligible No
Is this position weather/event essential? If yes, the employee in this position will report to work at the scheduled time when the University is closed due to inclement conditions. Yes
Work Location/Building Fayetteville Campus - University Bookstore
Benefits Eligible Yes
Appointment Percent 100
Pay Grade Level C116
Does this Position require a Motor Vehicle Reports Check? No
Does this position require a background check? No
Does this position require a substance abuse test? No
Pre-employment Screening Requirements
Posting Detail Information
Future Open Date
Close Date 07/28/2017
Open Until Filled No
Anticipated Start Date
Anticipated End Date (for temporary appointments)
Recruitment Contact Information
University of Arkansas Human Resources
All application materials must be uploaded to the U of A's employment system at jobs.uark.edu. Please do not send to listed recruitment contact.
Special Instructions Summary
Hiring Location 222 Administration Building Fayetteville, AR 72701.
The University of Arkansas is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution. The university welcomes applications without regard to age, race/color, gender (including pregnancy), national origin, disability, religion, marital or parental status, protected veteran status, military service, genetic information, sexual orientation or gender identity. Persons must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States on the first day of employment. All applicant information is subject to public disclosure under the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act.
Internal Posting No
City, St. Fayetteville, AR
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- * Do you have a bachelor's degree in general business, marketing or related field?
- * Do you have at least two years of full time experience in a revenue producing facility or related area, including one year in a supervisory capacity?
- * Do you have experience working in an office supply &/or school supply setting?
Documents Needed to Apply
- Cover Letter/Letter of Application
- Proof of Veterans Status