Greenlight Bookstore and our sister stationery story Yours Truly, Brooklyn are always accepting applications for booksellers and sales associates, even when we're not in an active hiring cycle.

To apply for any position at Greenlight, 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 only applicants with whom we'd like to set up an interview will receive a reply.

Now Hiring: Receiver / Bookseller!
We are currently hiring for a full-time, Monday-Friday in-house position, with shifts divided between back room inventory receiving and sales floor bookselling.  Please see the attached Receiver job description, and follow the directions above when applying.  

General information about working at Greenlight:

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.  Greenlight Bookstore staff are represented by the Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union (RWDSU) Local 1102.