Job vacancy at Housmans bookshop

housmans logoHOUSMANS – London’s premier radical bookshop, based at Kings Cross – needs a member of staff to join the small team running the shop.

Applicants should preferably have both experience of the book trade and a background in some area of radical campaigning; at least one of these is
essential. The job will involve regular weekend working.

Housmans operates wage parity; the current FTE salary is £15,350pa based on a
nominal 5-day week; an above-inflation rise is scheduled for next year. This
post is for 3.5 days per week; it is initially for a 6-month fixed term, but
might become permanent.

To receive more background about the shop, a fuller job description, and
details of how to apply, e-mail nik@housmans.com with the subject line
“6-MONTH JOB”. Phone and personal enquiries cannot be processed.

Deadline for receipt of applications is noon on Friday 31 May.

About Sophie Talbot

Sophie runs a small business designing websites for small businesses and community groups. http://www.cookiewp.com She also manages King's Cross Community Projects http://www.kccp.org.uk
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One Response to Job vacancy at Housmans bookshop

  1. ada says:

    Good to know Housmans is still thriving in Caledonian Road. I remember when they opened their doors in 1959. Is it still the same owner?.

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