Book Associate -- Museum Shop

Responsible for sales, merchandising, stocking, and other retail duties in the book department. Specific duties include answering customer inquiries, retrieving and stocking new books on a daily basis, maintaining bookstore inventory, creating displays and ringing the cash register. Varied shifts available including day, evening, weekend and holiday hours.

Position requires a high energy level, strong interpersonal skills and a commitment to provide excellent customer service. Retail bookselling experience is required and knowledge and interest in art strongly desired. Flexible availability preferred. Must be able to work during holiday periods.

To apply, please e-mail your résumé and cover letter to: (Word or PDF). You may also send your materials via postal mail to: Manager, Museum of Fine Arts Gift Shop, 465 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115; or via fax to: 617-859-9903. Only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.




Part Time


17.50 hours per week

Varied schedule including days, evenings, weekends and/or holidays.


September 19, 2014


MFA Enterprise, Main Shop