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The Center for Fiction


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Published 15 days ago

July 31, 2020
$18/hr

  • The Center for Fiction is looking for part-time booksellers to join the team at the

Center’s bookstore as we reopen after quarantine. This job will be approximately

20 hours a week, and duties will include: helping customers, organizing and

shelving books, assisting the management with inventory tasks (receiving,

returns, etc.), and, of course, selling books. Other basic bookstore duties will

apply.



  • The ideal bookseller at the Center for Fiction will have at least 1 year of

bookselling experience. The Center isn’t just a bookstore but a large nonprofit

with many programs and booksellers are expected to keep up-to-date with our

many offerings. They will also be a voracious reader, somebody excited by the

best in literary fiction, literature-in-translation, independent presses and

classics. Booksellers will be expected to multitask and convey enthusiasm for

fiction and other related genres.



  • The Center for Fiction is an equal opportunities employer and we value diversity

at our organization. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color,

national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or

disability status.

  • The Center for Fiction is looking for part-time booksellers to join the team at the

Center’s bookstore as we reopen after quarantine. This job will be approximately

20 hours a week, and duties will include: helping customers, organizing and…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Part Time Schedule

Benefits

Perks include access to the Center’s library, free entrance to events, and staff

discounts on books, classes, and more.

Perks include access to the Center’s library, free entrance to events, and staff

discounts on books, classes, and more.

How to Apply

To apply please email jobs@centerforfiction.org and include a cover letter and

resume. Please include the job title in the subject line.

To apply please email jobs@centerforfiction.org and include a cover letter and

resume. Please include the job title in the subject line.

Location

15 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11217

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