Hiring

Greenlight is currently hiring booksellers and a store manager! See below for details and instructions on how to apply!

We're always accepting applications for booksellers, and we are currently hiring! Our ideal bookseller candidate is comfortable engaging everyone that comes through our doors in conversations about books and merchandise. No previous bookstore experience is required, but candidates should have the desire to learn about books and the bookselling industry. The community we serve is as diverse as Brooklyn itself and we are looking for individuals that are excited about sharing our store with them.  Greenlight Bookstore is an equal opportunity employer and committed to being a diverse, equitable, inclusive, and anti-racist workplace.

To apply, please email jobs@greenlightbookstore.com and be sure to include:

1) a resume showing work experience

2) a cover letter with a little about you and why you'd like to work at Greenlight.  Please note whether you are looking for full-time or part-time employment.

Please note that we will only be replying to applicants with whom we'd like to set up interviews.


We are currently accepting applications for a Store Manager. The Store Manager is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day flow and functions of the bookstore, with a focus on supervising and delegating to staff, and acts as host of the store – making sure that both customers and employees are having a consistent and positive experience. The Store Manager works with Store Ownership and the General Manager to meet sales and profitability goals through excellent merchandising, management and problem solving. 

Read the full description attached below.

To apply, please email a resume and cover letter to jobs@greenlightbookstore with a subject line "Store Manager."

Please note that we will only be replying to applicants with whom we'd like to set up interviews.

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