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Languages Bookseller, Charing Cross Road

Location: Charing Cross Road This Job Has Expired
Position: Bookseller
Salary: Not Specified
Posted: 10 April 2018
Closing Date: 17 April 2018
Type: Full Time Temporary
Job Description


We are currently looking for an enthusiastic and dedicated full time Bookseller to work in the Languages Department at our Flagship Store on Charing Cross Road.

This is an ideal opportunity for someone who has an interest in all aspects of bookselling to further their experience and knowledge.

The successful candidate will be involved in the day-to-day running of the store, and will therefore take on a wide range of responsibilities, including: 

  • enthusiastic and passionate selling of a wide range of books, beautiful stationery and gifts
  • excellent customer service
  • merchandising and cash-handling

As an ideal candidate you will have previous bookselling or similar retail experience. You will be customer focused, open and communicative, and attentive to the individual needs of everyone visiting the store. Above all you will be highly motivated, energetic and able to communicate your passion for all of our products in a dynamic and fast-paced selling environment.

As an ideal candidate you will be proficient in one or more foreign languages. An understanding of Arabic and a keen interest in linguistics will be an advantage.

You will be committed to maintaining our sales and service standards to a high level; at Foyles, we want every customer to leave looking forward to their next visit.

This contract is for 40 hours per week and will run for six months in the first instance. You must be flexible to work weekends and Bank Holidays, as well as weekdays.

The closing date for this vacancy is Tuesday, 17 March.


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