Senior Book Seller

Job Title: Senior Bookseller at Halabi Bookshop (Full-Time)

Job Summary:

  • Answer and accurately register customers’ requests from all channels in a professional manner
  • Search for books to locate their sources, check their availability and prices
  • Share correct quotations with customers
  • Follow-up on customers’ special orders with publishers and suppliers
  • Register sales transactions correctly on the POS
  • Prepare delivery orders as per customer requests and follow-up on them with delivery service providers
  • Identify customers’ needs and assist with book recommendations offline and online
  • Choose products and collections to promote online via Social Media Platforms
  • Suggest books to be curated according to customers’ demands and preferences
  • Create in-store and window displays for new books, gadgets and gift packages
  • Contribute to meeting the sales goals and targets set for the bookshop


  • Passionate about books and reading
  • Has excellent communication skills
  • Service-oriented with high customer focus
  • Very organized and efficient in delivering results in a timely manner
  • Competitive, fierce, and able to work under pressure
  • Adaptable to constant change and is highly motivated in such challenging situations
  • Eager to learn, committed, presentable, and responsible
  • Has good memorization skills
  • Interested in working in a warm, busy, and evolving environment
  • Has great team-working skills
  • Able to perform physical work, such as assisting with carting boxes or display units


  • Holding a Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Marketing, Library Science, Literature, or a related field
  • Retail or Customer Service Experience is a must, minimum of 3-5 years
  • Proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Good knowledge of  Google Suite applications
  • Computer literate and can quickly learn to work on new platforms, knowledge of E-Commerce or any CRM software is a plus
  • Fluent Arabic and professional English is a must, French is a plus.
  • Living in Beirut

Schedule and Availability:

  • Full-time: Monday to Saturday from 9:30 am till 6:00 pm (or lockdown schedules), with half an hour break
  • Sunday Off
  • Major public holidays are off
  • Should be flexible and available to support on special occasions, events, and/or book markets

Job Category: Senior Book Seller
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Beirut

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