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Monocle Los Angeles is looking for a sales member, for its Culver City shop.


• Ensuring high levels of customer satisfaction by being knowledgeable on all products offered.

• Delivering sales, customer experience, merchandising, visual and operational expectations.

• Act as a brand ambassador for Monocle.

• Ability to learn and share the expertise of products and trends to fit customer’s needs.

• Maintains an awareness of all product knowledge and current or forthcoming products and trends.

• Contributes to a positive and inclusive work environment.

• Maintains shop supplies and manages ordering processes.

• Ability to freely access all areas of the shop, including sales floor and stock areas, by standing, walking, stooping, kneeling, bending and climbing a ladder or step stool.

• Ability to lift and/or move up to 50lbs at any given time; ability to regularly lift and/or move up to 30lbs.

Required skills:

• Minimum of one year’s experience in a high-level retail store.

• Flexible availability, including nights, weekends and holidays.

• Confident and comfortable engaging customers to deliver an elevated experience.

• Motivated to achieve great results through an enthusiasm in interacting with customers and in Monocle’s products.

• Ability to initiate and complete tasks or activities without necessary supervision.

• Strong cognitive and mathematical skills, including problem analysis, decision-making and financial analysis.


Sam Jones


Los Angeles

We are looking for a full-time sales associate to join The Monocle Shop in Zürich’s Seefeld.

The Monocle Shops stock a mix of exclusive Monocle collaborations, current and back issues of the magazine and a collection of products from our favourite companies and craftspeople around the world.

The successful candidate will have a keen interest in world affairs, business and design, and have a passion for printed matter as well as the ability to be an ambassador for our brand.

Our ideal candidate is someone who can operate efficiently and productively in a lively retail environment, with a work ethic and passion that reflects our brand values and high standards. Due to the unique set-up, which mixes retail, hospitality and media, the candidate will also serve as a host for visitors, facilitating their needs across the busy shop and café floor.

A keen eye for detail, a creative mindset, a passion for delivering excellent service and the flexibility to work weekends are also essential traits. Proficiency in oral and written German and English is essential and knowledge of an additional language would be an advantage.

Please send a cover letter and your CV to


Raffael Lienert




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