Non-Book Lead

  • Job Reference: 425083507-2
  • Date Posted: 17 November 2021
  • Recruiter: Books-A-Million, Inc.
  • Location: Paducah, Kentucky
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Advert / Media / Entertainment
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Job Description
The Non-Book Lead oversees the maintenance and merchandising of all non-book departments, including, but not limited to Key 6, Gift, Pop Culture, Music, and Magazines. The Non-Book Lead is also the primary trainer on these areas for new associates and managers.
Roles and Responsibilities
  • Train all new Associates on the non-book departments and products
  • Review the Key Metrics, and Line Item Discount reports weekly to identify any training opportunities
  • Ensure an understanding of the Action Alley Feature Rank and Category Sales Review
  • Ensure product is merchandised correctly in relevant departments
  • Coordinate the Markdown process and ensure product counts are updated
  • Coordinate the Magazine process and ensures shipments are correct
  • Coordinate the COMP process for non-book areas
  • Ensure Front-End checklists are completed
  • Adhere to all Books-A-Million Policies and Procedures
  • Perform other duties as assigned
Job Requirements
Qualifications and Education Requirements
  • 18 years of age or older
  • Positive background check
  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Completion of all required training courses
  • Comprehensive product knowledge
Preferred Skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Strong training skills
  • Demonstrated ability to act in a mature and conscientious manner
Physical and Environmental Requirements
  • Must be able to sit at a computer or desk for extended periods of time.
  • Must be able to use hands/arms to operate keyboard, telephone and for repetitive motion activities.
  • Must be able to lift objects up to 25 lbs. with or without assistance.
  • Must be able to communicate using speech, sight, and sound with or without assistive device.
  • Must be able to stand, walk, stoop or crouch while performing daily activities of the job.