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Position Number: GS15-4024


Hiring Unit:  Morris University Center


Assistantship Category: General


Job Description:  The Bookstore Assistant, under the supervision of the Bookstore Manager as well as the Assistant Bookstore Manager and Bookstore General Merchandise buyer, will assist in promoting and increasing sales at the University Bookstore. Duties for the Bookstore Assistant include: Creating and implementing marketing and merchandising plans, participating in staff meetings and attend monthly MUC marketing committee meetings, assist with developing a customer loyalty program, administer surveys, conduct focus groups, and other duties as assigned.


Qualifications Required:  Applicants must be admitted into a graduate program at SIUE in a related field of study.  Preference is given to applicants with experience in marketing, merchandising, and management.  In additional, applicant should possess strong communication and organization skills.  


Period of Appointment: Spring 2015 with possibility of renewal


Salary: 50% appointment, $896-$1100 per month, plus tuition waiver.


Number of Openings: 1


Closing Date for Applications: 12/23/2014 or until position is filled.


Submit:  Completed Application (available in MUC administration office, Room 1012), cover letter, letters of recommendation, and resume.


Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

Morris University Center

Campus box 1067

Edwardsville, IL 62026

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