Assistant Bookstore Manager

Fairbanks, AK, USA

Job Type:



$15 per/hr

*Please send resumes and cover letters to


The Literacy Council of Alaska is looking for an Assistant Bookstore Manager responsible for

leading the front end of the store, coordinating volunteers, and assisting in the daily operations for

the Literacy Council of Alaska’s second-hand bookstore, Forget-Me-Not Books. Our ideal

candidate has strong organization and multi-tasking skills, and is detail oriented. Strong reading,

writing, communication, critical thinking, and customer service skills are essential. The ability to

work both independently and as part of a team is required.


  • Generous paid time off

  • Mission driven work with an established nonprofit

Job Duties:

  • Oversee the front end operations including personnel supervision, customer service,

  • Assisting with inventory oversight, including receiving, sorting, cleaning, pricing and

  • Work with bookstore manager to train, schedule, support, supervise and recognize

  • Other duties as assigned (10%)

Job Skills and Qualifications:

  • Competence with Google applications and Square

  • Prior experience in managing teams and/or volunteer organizations

  • Customer service skills

  • Cashiering

  • Must be able to alphabetize

  • Must be able to pass a background check

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Has worked or volunteered with LCA for 6+ months

  • Supervisory experience

  • Bookstore and/or library experience

Supervised by the Bookstore Manager

Starting Salary: $15 per/hr @ 20 hrs/wk

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to or apply on Indeed.