Off-Premise Buyer
Job Details
Company Head Quarters - Lincoln, NE
Fully Remote

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 preferred
  • Experience in institutional college bookstore is helpful
  • Customer service experience is a plus
  • Recommendation from an NBC representative preferred