Supervisor- General Merchandise (Part-time) University of South Alabama
Company: Barnes & Noble Education
Posted on: September 22, 2022
Barnes & Noble College is a retail partner for nearly 800 colleges
and universities nationwide. We offer a retail environment like no
other - uniquely focused on delivering essential educational
content, tools, and merchandise within a dynamic retail environment
on campuses of higher education. Our teams interact directly with
our customers including students, faculty, administration, alumni,
and the general public to provide outstanding customer service to
sell or rent books, general merchandise, and an array of products
and services for an academic community all while being part of a
company that is consistently rated as a great place to work - and
where employees love what they do.
Barnes & Noble College is seeking a creative, driven, adaptable,
and customer-focused team member to work varying or set schedules
on a weekly basis year round as a part-time Supervisor in the
General Merchandise department. The Supervisor in GM may assist
customers with school supplies, electronics, dorm, convenience,
gifts, and clothing while assisting the management team with the
daily operation of the store. You will be a subject matter expert
for the GM but must also remain knowledgeable of other operational
areas to provide outstanding customer service.
A Supervisor in General Merchandise will need a high level of
energy to work in a multi-faceted department ensuring the appeal of
the selling floor and displays and the availability of merchandise.
You must be knowledgeable about department and store operations,
and provide outstanding customer service to the academic and
+ Maintain a presence on the sales floor to hang, fold, shelve, peg
merchandise to a particular standard using a planogram or general
+ Ability to use department specific technology such as CORE or
Intrepid to answer questions, recommend products, place orders,
locate items, search inventory, or meet customer needs.
+ Greet customers, describe merchandise, recommend products, and
+ Clean the store and merchandise to maintain an appealing sales
+ Assist with processing sales transactions involving cash, credit,
or financial aid payments.
+ Part-time positions require availability to work on a weekly
basis year round. Schedules may be set or vary to meet the needs of
the store and hours will be less than 30 per week.
+ Frequent movement within the store to access various departments,
areas, and/or products.
+ Ability to remain in a stationary position for extended
+ Frequent lifting.
+ Occasional reaching, stooping, kneeling, crouching, and climbing
Our stores comply with all applicable federal, state and local
requirements and/or recommendations regarding social distancing and
sanitizing. In accordance with individual campus requirements,
positions may require confirmation of vaccination. The use of face
masks throughout the day and while on campus may also be expected
+ 2+ years' experience in a retail setting preferred.
+ Candidates must be a minimum of 18 years of age to be considered
+ High school diploma/GED preferred.
+ Outstanding customer service skills to match customers to
products that meet their needs.
+ Basic reading, writing and accounting skills required.
+ Excellent customer service and communication skills needed.
+ Strong interpersonal, communication, and problem solving
+ Ability to work a flexible schedule including evenings, weekends,
**Barnes & Noble College is an Equal Employment Opportunity and
Affirmative Action Employer committed to diversity in the
workplace. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national
origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or
protected veteran status.**
**Job Locations** _US-AL-MOBILE_
**Category** _Retail Sales Associate_
**Position Type** _Regular PT_
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