Location: London

Courier Media is a brand supporting small, passionate businesses. This coffee shop is our flagship site in Hackney aiming to serve and support the local small business community. 

We are looking for a skilled barista with:

• Great attention to detail, efficiency and cleanliness when it comes to all things coffee. 

• At least 1 year experience in a specialty coffee environment, serving quality shots and steaming milk. 

• Experience in working with coffee equipment: La Marzocco KB90, Linea PB and Mahlkönig grinders. 

• The ability to deliver great-tasting coffee in a friendly, engaging and customer-focused manner.

• Excellence in service and quality. 

• Ability to dial-in specialty grade coffee for espresso, batch brew and pour-over independently to taste profile.

What you'll do

• Open and close down coffee station independently.

• Maintain speed of service, quality of product and overall consistency.

• Deliver coffee to customers in an engaging and friendly manner. 

• Basic latte art and an understanding of all milks.

• Initiative to take responsibility for other tasks in quiet times.

• Maintain cleanliness of the section at all times.

What you'll bring

• A strong team player, especially during peak service times.

• Effective and efficient communication skills.

• Strong barista skills.

• Strong multi-tasking skills and the ability to problem-solve with a solutions-driven approach. 

• Friendly, approachable and fun work attitude.

• Kindness and respect.

To apply:

Send your CV along with a letter explaining why you’re the right person for the role to Please include “Barista’’ in the subject. You must have a right to live and work in the UK to apply. 

About Courier

Courier is the defining media brand for a new generation who want to live and work on their own terms. We’ve been telling insightful and inspiring stories of modern business through print, podcasts, events and more since launching in 2013. London-based but with an international perspective, our mission is to help you work better, live smarter, be happier.

Courier is an equal-opportunity employer, and we value diversity at our company. We don’t discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.