1133 Broadway, New York, NY, United States, 10010
Rizzoli Bookstore is looking for a dynamic, hardworking bookseller to join our team part-time. Applicants must have excellent customer service skills and a strong knowledge of arts and culture. A background in art, architecture, design, or fashion is a plus. The position involves a variety of tasks including customer assistance, shelving, merchandising, register management, and event set-up. Candidates should possess a confident phone manner, good communication skills, and be comfortable using PC and Mac. Bookstore or publishing experience preferred.
All applicants should understand that being a bookseller requires manual labor - shelving books, lifting boxes and standing for the duration of the shift.
Weekend and evening availability is required.
To apply, please send a cover letter and C.V.
About Rizzoli Bookstore:
For over fifty years—twenty-nine in its previous 57th Street location—Rizzoli Bookstore has been widely considered one of the foremost independent booksellers in America specializing in illustrated books on architecture, interior design, fashion, photography, cookery, and the fine and applied arts, as well as literature, and foreign language books. Rizzoli Bookstore has been, and will continue to be a literary landmark in New York City, and a celebrated destination for important authors and book lovers from all over the world.
Our collection of books is specialized in illustrated subjects – fashion, interior design, art, architecture, photography, design – and literature, in Italian, Spanish, French, and English. But all subjects of general interest are represented and we carry a selection of European magazines. We also carry a fine selection of compact discs and DVDs, and our selection of note cards and stationery is a constant delight to our customers.