Books Inc. is looking for a hardworking, self-driven Warehouse Manager to join our team. Books Inc. is composed of ten independent bookstores located throughout the Bay Area, with a central warehouse and office in San Francisco. The Warehouse Manager oversees distribution to all of our stores from this central warehouse, processing deliveries and returns both internally, as well as with many outside vendors.
Overseeing a small team of warehouse staff, the Warehouse Manager must be a strong leader able to direct the workflow in the warehouse. Great communication is a necessity, both with warehouse/office staff, as well as with all of the stores.
The ideal candidate would be highly organized, able to adjust to problems as they arise and adapt to situations on the fly. They should be able to make decisions independently while coordinating all of the moving parts of the warehouse. Multitasking is essential, as is efficient time-management. Although bookstore experience is not required, a love of books and bookstores is a must. Warehouse and shipping/receiving experience is also not required, but is preferred.
Some of the duties of the Warehouse Manager include:
We are an independently owned and operated bookseller with 10 locations in California. We can trace our history back to 1851 making us The West's Oldest Independent Bookseller.
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