Immediate opportunities available in our Albert Park, Brighton, South Yarra, Preston and City stores. Friday, Saturday and Sunday availability essential.


  • Opportunities for Immediate start!

  • Albert Park, Brighton, Carlton, City, Preston, Reservoir & South Yarra location

  • Availability to work Friday, Saturday and Sunday essential

About The Role

We are always on the hunt for talented Retail Sales Assistants & aspiring Retail Managers who love our brand and feel aligned with our values. Successful applicants will be passionate and enthusiastic about our product and delivering exceptional service to each and every one of our precious customers.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Delivering exceptional service

  • Outfitting, upselling and on-selling our beautiful, timeless product range regularly discussing features, benefits and sustainability 

  • Effectively processing transactions (from purchases, through to gift vouchers and returns)

  • Maintaining a pristine in store environment including cleaning, organising, restocking, pricing and visual merchandising

  • Living and breathing ELK as a true brand ambassador

What We'll Love About You:

  • Experience working in a retail store environment (Women’s Apparel highly regarded)

  • Flair for fashion and accessory styling

  • Commitment to delivering exceptional customer service

  • Natural affinity with making genuine connections

  • Ability to thrive in a team environment 

  • Authentic connection and appreciation for ethical and sustainable  fashion

In Return We Offer:

  • Career progression opportunities

  • Values based business genuinely focused on ethical, sustainable, circular fashion

  • A highly collaborative, nurturing work environment

  • Generous uniform allowance to show off our product while working

  • Market leading product discounts for you, your family & friends

  • Opportunities to grow your career with ELK

How To Apply

If this sounds like you, please apply here with a copy of your CV and confirmation of your availability AND store preference OR reach out to us at

About ELK

A pioneer of Australian design, ELK was established in 2004 in Melbourne, Australia. The ELK aesthetic holds a unique place within the international fashion landscape. With a highly considered approach by brand founders Marnie and Adam, ELK collections resonate with their global audience through sustainable and ethical practices, design refinement, trend curation and an intellect that is innately their own. Their sculptural accessories, hand-made leather and ready-to-wear collections define their artful vision while their devotion to ethical and sustainable practices has endured them as a leader in the practice of responsible innovation for the fashion industry.
At ELK, we nurture an open, inclusive workplace, valuing authenticity, transparency and community and celebrate individual strengths. We strive to ensure our team reflects the diversity of our customers and the communities in which we work. We embrace the opportunity to welcome talent who are passionate not just about what we do but why we do it, irrespective of background, life stage, identity, and ability. Join us on our journey as a responsible business, making better products for a healthier planet.



To responsibly create product with enduring value through a thoughtful, intelligent design philosophy and crafted with an artisanal aesthetic. To lead a conscious business supporting traditional trades and a circular economy that operates ethically and transparently, in safe, fair and inclusive workplaces. To minimise our environmental footprint and create a positive impact on our local and global communities.


  • Authenticity

  • Transparency

  • Innovation

  • Consideration

  • Community

  • Creativity

ELK, a pioneer of independent Australian design was founded by husband and wife duo Marnie Goding and Adam Koniaras in 2004 in Melbourne, Australia. Founded on a belief in creativity, innovative design and an authentic approach where people are at the heart of every decision.

ELK creates bi-annual collections that are informed by a design ethos where simplicity meets innovation. Seasonal collections typically lean towards natural hues and maximise the use of fine quality raw materials sourced from all over the world.

Beyond their commitment to great design,ELK has a strong ethical foundation. As a family owned and operated business, there is a great respect for all persons that work within and for the business. ELK has garnered a loyal customer base and a global reach that sees ELK collections sold in over 1200 independent retailers across 20 different countries.

ELK has cultivated a work environment in which our employees are constantly challenged to do their best. Through a creative approach, ELK has created a strong brand identity, and we nurture this quality in others by employing people who share our keen interest in design, our love of nature and simplicity and our commitment to an ethical and sustainable business. Just as each piece in our range is carefully created; we seek out individuals who can bring their own life experience and inspired ideas to our company.

In return, ELK provides employees with a unique work culture. Our culture is open and friendly, which promotes a happy work place. Staff retention is high and many team members have been with the company for long periods of time. Operating in this transparent fashion ensures everyone can be instrumental in helping steer the business towards future opportunities and growth. We live, create and work in a world surrounded by like-minded people, by peers that inspire us and aim to create a positive impact on all those that work with and for us.

We encourage our employees to integrate ELK products into their lives outside of work through offering product discounts, allowing ELK staff to act as brand ambassadors.

We encourage all employees to participate in our Health and Wellbeing Initiative which provides weekly organic local fruit and vegetables, social activities, community and charitable initiatives and health and wellbeing activities. 

All employees are kept up to date with our ethical and sustainability drive and are informed about ELK products – from the design process, through the materials used-to craftsmanship and traditional skills utilised in making them– and are confident communicating about ELK to others.

ELK supports employees' involvement in activities outside of work, whether it be to study, artistic pursuits or volunteer work.