The retail Assistant is under the supervision of the Retail Manager and is to assist in any way, pertaining to the growth and success of the book store, including customer outreach, keeping the shop clean, and decorating the shop on special occasions.
The ideal candidate must:
Possess at least a secondary school leaving certificate
Be a dynamic, self-starter capable of taking entrepreneurial initiative. Retail experience is a plus but is not mandatory
Be well-spoken and able to communicate effectively with others in the English language, in both written and oral forms
Be highly organized and punctual
Read books regularly (can be fiction or nonfiction)
Extremely comfortable using computers, including familiarity with productivity applications (such as the Microsoft Office Suite) and popular social media platforms (especially Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, WordPress and Mailchimp)
Have a neat appearance and friendly disposition
Work weeks are 6 days weekly (9:30 am – 7:30 pm) from Monday to Saturday
May be required to work longer hours as projects demand
Job is based in Suru-Lere, Lagos, Nigeria so the ideal candidate should live in Suru-Lere or close by.