Off Premise Buyer

4700 S 19th St, Lincoln, NE 68512, USA Req #765
Monday, May 11, 2020

In most cases, you would be hard-pressed to find someone who didn’t love their college years. At Nebraska Book Company, Inc. (NBC), we’re dedicated to making college—one of life’s best experiences—even better by being the premier business partner for independent college retailers across the country. We support over 2,000 independent college retailers nationwide with millions of textbooks, strategic business services, and technology solutions to better serve their guests.

Position Overview:

The Off-Premise Buyer purchases used textbooks directly from students at company buyback events at independent bookstores. The Off-Premise Buyer may work at the buyback event alone or as part of a team. This is a temporary position with daily rate pay. Allowable buyback travel expenses are reimbursed. This is a non-exempt, non-supervisory position, reporting directly to the Buyback Manager.

Primary responsibilities include:

· Maintaining constant contact with Buyback Manager and communication with Territory Manager for specific buyback event

· Dealing directly with students/customers in bookstore to purchase textbooks at the end of term

· Taking care to buy correct books at accurate price

· Handling cash responsibly

· Exhibiting professional behavior while representing NBC at the bookstore

· Complying with all company personnel policies and practices, as well as all federal, state and local standards/requirements

· Other duties as assigned

Qualifications, skills, and abilities:

· Attention to detail required 

· Trustworthiness in dealing with buyback cash

· Positive attitude to answer questions and deal with all situations

· Physically able to stand at buyback counter while constantly handling textbooks


· Experience at buyback events is

· Experience in institutional
college bookstore is helpful

· Customer service experience is a plus

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Employment Indicator Seasonal
  • 4700 S 19th St, Lincoln, NE 68512, USA