Experienced Bookstore Clerk who has excellent customer service skills and follows the best seller lists. Adept at recommending books to customers, maintaining inventory numbers and keeping the shelves stocked. Specialises in contemporary literature and children’s literature.
Reads at least five books a month
Stays up to date with all of the main best seller lists
Excellent customer service skills
Great communicator with customers of all ages
Adept at accurately keeping inventory and stocking shelves
Strong at encouraging steady customers to refer the store
Reliable and personable worker
January 2009 to July 2014 Hellford Books-Manchester, UK Bookstore Clerk
Responsible for maintaining contemporary literature inventory and keeping shelves stocked with the latest hits.
Developed a reading area for children that increased business by 20 percent.
Established strong bonds with regular customers that resulted in regular referrals.
October 2004 to January 2009 Good Books-Manchester, UK Bookstore Clerk
Responsible for opening the bookstore each morning and finalising previous day’s sales figures.
Recommended contemporary titles to be purchased based on research of best seller lists.
Assisted in setting up marketing displays on the sales floor.
January 1995 to October 2004 Come Read With Us-Manchester, UK Bookstore Clerk
Helped to design and set up the common reading area that increased foot traffic by 40 percent and increased sales by 20 percent.
Developed the children’s reading area which helped to increase revenue by 10 percent.
Recommended titles to be ordered based on best seller research and discussions with customers.
1994 Upper College, London, England, UK, Associate’s Degree, Literature