Bookstore Sales Associate - Summer 2018 (Part-time Temporary)

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Bookstore Sales Associate - Summer 2018 (Part-time Temporary)

Position Number: 10058750

Benefits Eligible: No

Campus Location: Dahlonega

Job Close Date: 04/26/2018

General Summary: The University of North Georgia is currently accepting applications for a Part Time Temporary Summer Bookstore Sales Associate. This position participates in assisting bookstore during the Summer. Work involves cashiering, stocking inventory, and other various tasks. The employee exercises some discretion and judgment with established policies and procedures, and work under the general direction of the Bookstore Director.

Located in the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of over 19,000 students, making it one of the largest institutions in the University System of Georgia. UNG is focused on a mission of educational excellence, leadership development and community engagement opportunities that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society. Through a variety of educational pathways that provide access and range from certificates and associate degrees to a professional doctoral program, UNG is responsive to regional education and economic development needs. Federally designated as a senior military college, one of the university's signature leadership programs is its 800-member Corps of Cadets on UNG's Dahlonega Campus.

Job Duties & Responsibilities: The Summer Bookstore Sales Associate will:

  • Customer service, sales, and cash handling
  • Use bookstore software to assist with mail orders, and look up basic inventory information, making requests and filling transfers.
  • Must have a flexible schedule, with some weekend
  • Offer exceptional customer service to general public, faculty, and staff;
  • Assist management in specialized duties
  • Performs related work as required

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
  • Must have basic computer skills, including working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Considerable knowledge of the principles and practices of retail store.
  • Ability to multitask in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to work with minimal or no supervision
  • Experience in working with the public, possess basic supervisory skills, and be able to lift heavy boxes.

Certifications/Licenses & Minimum Requirements:
  • High school diploma or GED
  • 3 years of related experience required.
  • Previous basic retail experience and cash handling preferred.

Required Documents: Cover Letter, Resume/Curriculum Vitae, Statement of Undergraduate Research Experience

Special Instructions to Applicants: Please submit contact information for three professional references.

Employer Information: All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by the University of North Georgia in its sole discretion. The University of North Georgia, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sex or national origin, age, disability, religion, genetics or veteran status. Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.

We provide equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, protected veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.

The University of North Georgia is committed to providing equal opportunity to all qualified applicants without discrimination at the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, age, disability or handicap as a matter of college policy and as required by applicable state and federal laws.





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Posted: 4/14/2018
Application Due: 4/27/2018
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