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Head Barista

Permanent employee, Full-time · Five Elephant

Your mission

We are looking for a motivated and engaging personality with initiative and experience in Gastronomie and Specialty Coffee.  Do you share our passion for coffee and want to work with a great team and look for a future to develop your career in coffee?  We are looking for a qualified candidate to join us.


  • Leading our Barista team on bar
  • Quality control
  • Development of brewing protocols
  • Recipe development of Summer/Winter drinks
  • Coffee inventory and order
  • Secure and overlook the maintenance and cleaning of the coffee inventory/machinery 
  • Active sale and presentation of cakes, pastries, and coffee beans
  • Support a steady flow of goods (inventory, presentation)
  • Work with register system (we use Orderbird)
  • Representing the brand and its philosophy
  • Sharing knowledge within the company regularly with your team



Your profile
  • At least 2 years of work experience in a similar position and in preparing specialty coffee
  • A distinct sense of customer orientation and service mentality 
  • Flexibility and reliability
  • Responsibility towards colleagues, customers, and the inventory 
  • Team-oriented working
  • A friendly, clean appearance and a natural interest in people
  • Knowledge of the German language
Why us?
  • Exciting tasks in a fast-growing, international team.
  • Competitive salary.
  • The opportunity to actively shape Five Elephant's coffee service and promote excellence.
  • The best coffee in the world!
About us
Five Elephant is a world-renowned Coffee Roaster selling coffee to wholesale & retail customers around the globe. Operating our cafe retail shops in Berlin, Germany we serve our coffee and our own baked products with a focus on exceptional hospitality.  At the core of our company are passionate people who focus on creating high-quality products to share with our great customers. 

Over the past 11 years, we have sourced our coffees directly at origin, with an emphasis on creating value for coffee communities where our coffees are grown and produced.  By working with us, you can be part of our mission to create and support healthy coffee communities wherever we work.
We are looking forward to hearing from you!
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