Bookstore Associate Resume Samples

A Bookstore Associate is responsible for performing a variety of duties relating to cash sales, credit card purchases, invoicing, stocking, pricing, and reordering of merchandise in the bookstore. The job description entails handling refunds for returned items, purchasing used textbooks, and doing related work as needed. Other duties are listed on the Bookstore Associate Resume as – assisting customers in selecting merchandise, greeting customers, taking customer’s orders, operating the cash register, making changes and processing charges on cards; stocking and processing refunds.

The most sought-after skills for the post include the following – knowledge, and skill in applying the principles of retail sales including pricing, and stocking; the ability to learn and apply bookstore policies and procedures; and the discretion to maintain confidentiality. Employers don’t expect anything further than a high school diploma or GED as on-the-job training is provided.

Bookstore Associate Resume example

Bookstore Associate Resume

Headline : An energetic, motivated and highly dynamic person with strong working skills and a broad range of hands-on and theoretical experience ranging in many areas. Adept at providing technical support and developing new processes through ongoing work, defect resolution and enhancement solutions. Expert in completing demanding assignments within crucial timelines.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Child Care, Driver.

Description :

    1. Counted cash register tills and preparing deposits, printing reports reflecting daily sales, investigating and reconciling discrepancies and placing cash drawer into safe and securing doors.
    2. Provided customer service to personnel by retrieval and activation of student financial aid information, assisting customers in the purchase of books, computer software and hardware, calculators and/or supplies, and returns or refunds merchandise as necessary.
    3. Required assistance in location of materials.
    4. Helped keep store clean and merchandise displayed in an appealing manner.
    5. Attended 11 different schools during my elementary, middle, and high school years due my parents being in the military.
    6. Cross-trained to work in various departments within the store: warehouse, e-commerce, and call center.
    7. Addressed customer questions and concerns in a quick and friendly manner.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED


Bookstore Associate Resume

Headline : Service-focused nursing professional with excellent patient-care and charting skills gained through four years of experience as a CNA as well as 20 months experience as a LVN. Cared for diverse patients with disabilities, recovery from surgery, safety supervision, and companionship. BLS, CPR certified, and IV certified. (current).

Skills : Leadership,Organization, MS Word, MS Office, MS PowerPoint, POS Systems.

Description :

    1. Performed groundskeeping and building maintenance duties.
    2. Landscaped by planting flowers, trees, grass, shrubs, and bushes.
    3. Raked, mulched, and pruned the grounds as needed.
    4. Installed rock, cement, lighting, and sod.
    5. Worked in extreme temperatures.
    6. Performed customer service activities such as retrieval and activation of student financial aid information, assisting customers in the purchase of books, and returns or refunds merchandise as necessary.
    7. Performed problem-solving for customers and faculty including assisting in locating texts or supplies.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Criminal Justice


Bookstore Associate Resume

Objective : Challenging, creative, and administrative position allowing for parlay of demonstrated organizational, customer service, communication and project management skills proven by 13years of successful handling of a thousand calls a day at Verizon. Profile Motivated, personable business professional with multiple college degrees and a successful 15-year track record of successfully helping people and making money for my employers.

Skills : Remote Desktop, Customer Service, Software Installation, Active Directory, Help Desk, Inventory, Training.

Description :

    1. Helped the customer to locate any item that they may need.
    2. Helped to maintain the campus store.
    3. Assisted with mail orders and inventory as well.
    4. Assisted with creating price tags and labeling merchandise.
    5. Packed and shipped items out.
    6. Receive and shipped merchandise.
    7. Conducted interviews and train new employees.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Bookstore Associate Resume

Headline : 20+ yrs of Outstanding Bookstore Associate as well as Customer Relations I possess the ability to quickly learn any areas of your business that I may not be familiar with, and lastly, I will make it my goal to operate your business just as you would yourself, or as you wish for it to be. I'd like to find my forever job (a job set where you stay at Forever, until you are no longer able to work) wiith a Forever company that offers me financial stability in a position that I love doing.

Skills : Project Management, Written Correspondence, Customer Service, Scheduling, General Office, Computer Proficiency, Report Preparation, Shipment Tracking, Basic Bookkeeping.

Description :

    1. Ran POS touch screen computer, assist in putting together student book requirements, charging the appropriate financial aid accounts-re: student loan, GI Bill, Various Veteran grants, Etc.
    2. Performed activities in preparation for closing the store.
    3. Helped keep store clean and merchandise displayed in an appealing manner.
    4. Used WinPRISM database software to check the order status, cancel orders and lookup merchandise information.
    5. Followed up with customers to ensure a high level of customer satisfaction.
    6. Operated cash register.
    7. Assisted students with student aid information.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED In General Studies

Bookstore Associate Resume

Objective : Strong administrative support and client relations skills; solid reputation for generating quality service in demanding environments. Highly organized and detail-oriented; successfully manage/coordinate multiple concurrent tasks while operating under time constraints. Skilled in assessing needs, offering solutions, and identifying/resolving problems.

Skills : Patient Care and Safety, Teaching, Tracheostomy Care, Catheter Care, and Insertion, Vital Signs & Monitoring, Privacy/HIPPA Regulations, Patient Advocacy, and Support, Medication Administration, Medical Terminology, Written and Verbal Communication, Operation of Mechanical/Manual Lifts, Multi-Tasking.

Description :

    1. Provided customer service to students, faculty, and staff.
    2. Completed transactions with customer using a point of sale system.
    3. Created sales promotions and displays.
    4. Learned to work with a budget.
    5. Created an event from planning to execution.
    6. Learned daily operations of running a business.
    7. Received merchandise into the store.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
GED

Bookstore Associate Resume

Headline : Accomplished and motivated with a passion to serve in an administrative position. Motived leader with strong organizational and prioritization abilities. Areas of excellence include customer service skills, computer skills, and a desire to excel.

Skills : Organizational Case Management, Group Therapy Certified, Excellent Computer Literacy: Technical Support, Software Troubleshooting, Microsoft Office, etc., Excellent Knowledge of Windows and Macintosh Operations Systems, Advanced Customer Service, Administrative, and Secretarial.

Description :

    1. Used computers for various applications, such as inventory management, word processing and point of sale transactions.
    2. Answered telephones and give information to callers, take messages, transfer calls to appropriate individuals, and process phone orders for shipment Set up and manage paper or electronic filing systems, recording information, updating paperwork, or maintaining documents, such as volunteer attendance records, correspondence or other material.
    3. Greeted visitors or callers and handle their inquires or direct them to the appropriate merchandise according to their needs.
    4. Maintained volunteer scheduling for regular services and conferences.
    5. Provided series to customers, such as order placement or purchase transactions.
    6. Conducted searches to find needed information, using such sources as the Internet.
    7. Contributed to group projects Order and dispense supplies.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Business Administration

Bookstore Associate Resume

Headline : As a Bookstore Associate, responsible for Demonstrating behavior aligned with BGEAs Mission Statement, Statement of Faith, Hallmarks, policies, and expectations, Effectively representing Jesus Christ to those within both personal and professional spheres of influence.

Skills : Inventory Management, Scheduling, Administration Work.

Description :

    1. Received payment by cash, check, credit cards, vouchers, or automatic debits.
    2. Issued receipts, refunds, credits, or change due to customers.
    3. Assisted customers by providing information and resolving their complaints.
    4. Answered customers' questions, and provide information on procedures or policies.
    5. Stocked shelves, and mark prices on shelves and items.
    6. Counted money in cash drawers at the beginning of shifts to ensure that amounts are correct and that there is adequate change.
    7. Calculated total payments received during a time period, and reconcile this with total sales.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor's In Psychology

Bookstore Associate Resume

Headline : Responsible for Operating a Point of Sale (POS) system for transactions using, cash, check, and credit cards, Labeling and stocking merchandise in the store including artist/author owned product.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Millennium.

Description :

    1. Assisted in pricing and bar-coding textbooks and pricing other merchandise.
    2. Responded to customer questions about merchandise and policies.
    3. Billed and credited accounts for accounts payable.
    4. Provided customer service to promote sales in the campus bookstore.
    5. Assisted customers in locating merchandise.
    6. Stocked merchandise and help to maintain a clean and organized retail floor.
    7. Assisted in making buying decisions and work with vendors for apparel and other merchandise.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
A.A. In Liberal Arts Communication

Bookstore Associate Resume

Headline : As a Bookstore Associate, responsible for Performing opening/closing/report procedures for cash registers needed for the finance department, Assisting with setting up and serving guests during meet/greet events held in the store.

Skills : Detail Oriented, Attentive Listener, Quick Learner, Team Player, Meets Deadlines, Multitasks, Trustworthy, Positive Energy, Friendly, Bilingual.

Description :

    1. Created and insured correct delivery of class and individual book orders from pre-k 3to 12th grade for both the international and French section for the following school year.
    2. Counted inventory and organized invoices.
    3. Managed and organized the school bookstore.
    4. Worked as a cashier for both student, faculty, and family members of the school.
    5. Managed delivered mail of the school during the summer.
    6. Prepared pre-school and lower school supplies and books for the following school year along with class delivery.
    7. Ordered, stocked, and cleanned of the bookstore and its products.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Bookstore Associate Resume

Headline : To obtain a full-time Bookstore Associate position with a company where I can utilize my skills, education, and on-the-job training.

Skills : Customer Service, Community Outreach.

Description :

    1. Reconciled the cash register, providing customer service and resolving issues via telephone and in person, stock shelves with books and supplies.
    2. Verifiedg student's status on financial aid.
    3. Ordered textbooks for traditional students and desk copies, supplements, and other various education information requested by faculty, adjunct professors, and instructors.
    4. Responsible for monthly inventory and various department reports using paper and electronic spreadsheets.
    5. Coordinated and market textbook buy back during specific times.
    6. Provided all faculty, adjunct, and instructors with information on all new edition textbooks and computer software available to them.
    7. Assisted students with obtaining class schedules and gathering necessary materials for each of their individual classes.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS In Organizational Management