Careers

Compelling is growing! We’re always on the lookout for anyone interested in growing with us in a dynamic, fun, definitely non-corporate atmosphere regardless of your sex, age, orientation, or race.

Please email your resume, with the title of the position you’re applying for in the subject line, to:
[email protected]

We are currently hiring for:

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Barista – Hollywood, Los Angeles, California (RETAIL, FOOD & BEVERAGE)
-July 21st, 2021-

Compelling is currently hiring for a Barista, with the possibility of promotion to a Shop Manager position.

The associate is responsible for:
● Dialing-in and preparing coffee and tea drinks according to Compelling standards.
● Preparing drinks with efficient, professional standards.

Compensation and Benefits
● Compensation is an hourly rate based on experience, plus any tips or share of tips if working with an associate.
● Free coffee and tea.

Requirements
● A passion to further your education and knowledge of specialty coffee and hospitality.
● Strong verbal interpersonal communication skills.
● Organizational skills – follow up, scheduling, and attention to detail.
● Must have access to a car, with California insurance, and a data-enabled smartphone.
● A flexible schedule.
● Be self-directed when needed, but comfortable taking direction and asking questions.
● Social media competency.

A strong candidate will have:
● Experience in specialty coffee sales and proven high-performance.
● Experience training baristas in brewing coffee and tea, and making milk-based beverages.

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Southern California Account Manager – Los Angeles (B2B Sales / Business Development) (This position has been filled)
July 2021- 

The Southern California Account Manager is responsible for forming, building, and maintaining new Compelling partnerships with businesses from the San Diego to Central Valley areas of California, but will be based in Los Angeles.

The Manager is responsible for:
● Taking the initiative to build new sales channels, including partnerships with cafes, offices, and more.
● Maintaining a database of potential and closed sales in their territory.
● Following up with their established partners to make sure their needs are met at any given moment.
● Initial training in accordance with established service standards, along with periodic re-training.
● Phone, web-based, and in-person sales meetings with prospects.
● Spending two shifts a week in our Hollywood Hills cafe either conducting in-person tasting meetings or working with our coffees in a service environment.

Requirements

● A passion to further your education and knowledge of specialty coffee and hospitality.
● Strong verbal and written interpersonal communication skills.
● Must have access to a car, with California insurance, and a data-enabled smartphone.
● A flexible schedule.
● Be self-directed when needed, but comfortable taking direction and asking questions.
● Motivation to meet and exceed sales targets.
● Ability to take both wins and losses professionally.
● Ability to lift up to 40lbs unassisted in accordance with California labor law.

A strong candidate will have:
● Experience in specialty coffee sales and proven high-performance.
● Experience working with a CRM.
● Experience training baristas.

Compensation and Benefits

● Compensation for experienced applicants will include a base salary, mileage and data reimbursement allowance, plus performance bonuses, generous commission on new orders, and benefits after 90 days of employment.
● Free weekly coffee and tea for personal consumption.
● Develop and refine your skills in a laid-back, creative work environment.

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Roasting Production Manager – Los Angeles (LABOR) This position has been filled.
Posted: August 9th, 2015
The Production Manager is responsible for roasting our coffee to an exacting profile. Some experience is required, as is a humble attitude and willingness to grow as a roaster.
The Production Manager:
● Produces all packaging materials for daily shipments, including labeling of bags and boxes, ensuring all orders are filled, packed, and shipped in an accurate and efficient manner.
● Communicates with the Green Coffee Buyer regarding any inventory shortages, errors, safety concerns
● Perform Daily/weekly/monthly maintenance and cleaning of select production equipment

Requirements

● Relevant professional experience and strong references.
● Strong verbal and interpersonal communication skills
● Ability to stand or walk 8 hours per day
● Ability to lift up to 80 lbs many times throughout the day
● Be self-directed when needed, but comfortable taking direction and asking questions
● Communicate effectively with co-workers, vendors, customers