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Bookstore Clerks work in libraries or bookstores and provide assistance to customers looking for a book. They have a wide range of responsibilities and their resumes typically describe duties such as greeting customers, taking inventories, organizing books, maintaining book databases and collecting payments. The required skills for a Bookstore Clerk are customer service skills, attention to details, multi-tasking, computer literacy and organizational skills. The only compulsory condition that employers look for in Bookstore Clerk resumes is a high school diploma, but they may prefer candidates with a Bachelor's Degree in literature or communication.

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Resident Supervisor/bookstore Clerk

Managed a coed dormitory with 140 students.

  • Interviewed, selected and managed the student resident advisors
  • Enforced school policies, processed maintenance requests and room cleanliness checks
  • Responsible for processing, ordering, receiving and selling textbooks
  • Handled miscellaneous orders, running a cash register
  • Ordered and displayed merchandise
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Interior Design
2

Bookstore Clerk

Provided support for students, faculty and staff by providing knowledgeable service

  • Maintained/organized pricing and orders; stocked shelves, assisted setup of displays and signs
  • Cross-trained in Customer Service/Administrative Assistant and provided relief as required
  • Processed cash/sales transactions accurately and according to established procedures
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
3

Bookstore Clerk

Dealt directly with students through telephone, electronic, and face-to-face interactions to provide assistance with textbook sales.

  • Performed various ongoing tasks including receiving, processing and stocking products, setting up floor displays, and maintaining inventory.
  • Utilized various programs including Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook.
  • Developed and implemented program for loss retention for out of date textbooks.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
BS
Psychology
4

Bookstore Clerk

Demonstrated highly developed communication and people skills by answering questions or concerns regarding information about the customer's account and balance.

  • Demonstrated attention to detail by maintaining the proper knowledge about the due dates and new policies that we have to further assist customers.
  • Proven the ability to keep composed under pressure by maintaining a positive attitude in fast pace work environment.
  • Conveyed empathy by lending an ear to customers in need and giving them friendly and helpful advice to the best of my ability.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AAS
Telecommunications
5

Bookstore Clerk

  • Handled customer questions and provided information on procedures or policies
  • Maintained knowledge of store merchandise to provide helpful advice to customers
  • Managed transactions of bookstore merchandise and ensured register was balanced
  • Oversaw new merchandise shipping and receiving
  • Ensured shelves were stocked and maintained a clean work environment
Candidate Info
9
months in
workforce
9
months
at this job
BA
Theatre
MBA
Strategic Human Resource Management
6

Bookstore Clerk

Operated cash register, received payments for merchandise sold, registered payments and accounted for cash received

  • Answered inquiries related to the location of books, merchandise, and other items on sale in the bookstore
  • Recorded and completed charge slips for credit transactions
  • Took special orders for books and merchandise not in stock
  • Accepted merchandise and books returned and to recorded the returns on inventory control forms
  • Dusted and cleaned books, merchandising, shelving and sales areas and refilled stock as needed
  • Maintained records and inventories
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Interdisciplinary Studies
Art
7

University Bookstore Clerk

Helped customers with questions, problems and complaints in person and via telephone.

  • Developed positive customer relationships through friendly greetings and excellent service.
  • Answered questions regarding the store and its merchandise.
  • Organized racks and shelves to maintain the visual appeal of the store.
  • Used time efficiently when not serving customers by pricing merchandise, stocking shelves and taking inventory of supplies.
Candidate Info
9
months in
workforce
9
months
at this job
Business And Music
Culinary Arts
8

Bookstore Clerk

  • Provided customers with knowledge of legal information and guided them to appropriate products
  • Manned bookstore through ordering products and maintaining sufficient stock
  • Managed general reception including all incoming and outgoing mail
  • Interviewed and trained new bookstore employees
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
BA
English
English Transfer
9

Bookstore Clerk

Maintaining a clean and functional store.

  • Responsible for ordering and maintaining inventory to stock store; which includes apparel, food, office and school supplies.
  • Processed sales and assisted in balancing of cash register.
  • Coordinated and scheduled extra curricular activities held at the College (weddings, camps, orientations, and graduation activities)
  • Processed incoming and outgoing packages for campus faculty, staff, and students.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Modern Language
10

Community Office Assistant and Bookstore Clerk

Assisted new immigrants in translating paper documents and talk through the phone

  • Organized databases and paper records of clients
  • Welcomed customers as they arrived, operated cash register to ring sales
  • Managed inventory of books and supplies, labeled prices and put up new products on the shelves
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
BS
Mathematics

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