Careers

About Danes Specialty Coffee

Coffee flavour crusaders, based in Brookvale. Integrity, innovation and passion are our values. Our team are roasters, wholesalers and educators, servicing customers in Australia and beyond. Danes Specialty Coffee Institute is our elite SCAA-accredited coffee training campus with a reputation as a centre of excellence for specialty coffee knowledge. Learn more at danes.com.au and Instagram @danes_specialty_coffee.

Danes Barista Educator

Got at least 2 years barista experience?

Like teaching people about coffee? 

Want to be recognised as a true coffee pro?

Your time is NOW!

The job:

  • Teaching Danes barista and Specialty Coffee Association of Australia courses
  • Assisting the Head Barista & Trainer and Institute Director to deliver Danes and SCAA courses
  • Travelling to Danes cafés to provide training and assessment
  • Conducting international accreditation assessments
  • Representing Danes and Danes Specialty Coffee Institute as a specialty coffee ambassador
  • Promoting Danes/SCAA courses through networking, events, media, direct marketing and supplying social media content

What you’ll get:

  • A competitive salary
  • An elevated career pathway
  • To be part of an innovative team of specialty coffee pros who love their jobs
  • Mentoring with industry pioneers
  • Holistic coffee knowledge that goes deeper than the cup contents

Who you are:

You are passionate about coffee, love sharing your knowledge with others and you have…

  • Minimum 2 years barista experience – barista training experience is an advantage
  • An enthusiastic, energetic and self-motivated approach
  • A flexible attitude suited to a team environment
  • Willingness to create course awareness and promote course sales
  • Thorough understanding of customer service in a café environment
  • Dynamic personality with the ability to engage learners at all levels
  • Proven organisational skills
  • Computer literacy in Word, Excel and Power Point
  • Strong verbal and written communication
  • Excellent presentation
  • Well-spoken English

Ready to grab this opportunity and own it? Send your resume and a cover letter addressing the above criteria to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Admin Assistant - Sales Coordinator

Are you a natural-born organiser renowned for…

  • Making multi-tasking look easy
  • Designing, exacting, efficient processes
  • Your warm approach and friendly personality
  • Excellent phone manner with customers

You’re just the kind of person we’re looking for!

The job:

  • Carry out general administrative and clerical duties to support the team
  • Work in cooperation with the Administration Manager
  • Prepare sales and expense reports
  • Develop and manage filing systems
  • Answer and direct phone calls
  • Sales, product and training enquiries in person and over the phone
  • Build ongoing rapport with customers while coordinating orders
  • Schedule and coordinate trainer call cycle
  • Coordinate and schedule service appointments
  • Write and distribute emails, letters, forms
  • Update and maintain office policies and procedures
  • Order office supplies and nurture supplier relationships

We’re seeking:

An experienced admin, sales administrator with…

  • Office management systems and processes
  • Exceptional time management skills
  • Excellent written and spoken communication
  • Structured with meticulous attention to detail
  • Personable and team building focus
  • Work with limited supervision
  • Confident ability using Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Competency using email, internet, printers, fax and scanners
  • A work ethic built on loyalty, respect and integrity
  • Well-spoken English
  • Café ownership experience an advantage

What you’ll get:

  • A competitive salary
  • Exposure to a specialty coffee career pathway
  • To be part of an innovative team of specialty coffee pros whom adore their jobs
  • Mentoring with industry pioneers
  • Holistic coffee knowledge that goes beyond the bean

Sound like you? Send your resume and a cover letter addressing the above criteria to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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DSCI barista & SCAA courses available

Danes Specialty Coffee Institute