Bookstore Associate

October 10 2018
Industries Education, Training
Categories Retail, Administration - Finance - Accounting, Store Operations - Associate, Visual Presentation
Toronto, ON

York University is known for championing new ways of thinking that drive teaching and research excellence. Our 53,000 students receive the education they need to create big ideas that make an impact on the world. Meaningful and sometimes unexpected careers result from cross-discipline programming, innovative course design and diverse experiential learning opportunities. York students and graduates push limits, achieve goals and find solutions to the world's most pressing social challenges, empowered by a strong community that opens minds. York U is an internationally recognized research university – our 11 faculties and 24 research centres have partnerships with 200+ leading universities worldwide.

We are currently recruiting for a Bookstore and Mailing Associate to work with Bookstore (Glendon) for this exciting contract opportunity. 

In this role, you will act as the frontline representative of the Bookstore, provide customer service to the general public for a variety of inquiries related to textbooks, general books as well as stationery and other merchandise offered at the bookstore. You will operate the computerized cash registers, receive and display merchandise, assist in shipping out merchandise as well as returning unsold products to publishers, and performs other related duties.

To be considered for this opportunity, you will possess:

High school diploma. In addition, the successful incumbent will be required to possess 1 year related work experience in retail including sales, merchandising, operating a computerized payment / inventory system.

To apply to this exciting opportunity or for full position details, qualifications and application procedures go to and refer to posting# YUSA-11399.

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