King & McGaw is the most prominent publisher, printer, wholesaler and retailer of art prints in the UK.
Through our brand King & McGaw we supply beautiful art prints, posters and art cards to all major UK museums such as the Tate and National Gallery. We supply most major and numerous independent retailers with art product and have exclusive direct relationships with major classic artists such as Picasso as well as hundreds of young and aspiring artists. King & McGaw is the largest UK art print online shop with more than 20,000 customers browsing our 100,000 prints every day.
We are working hard to get more people to explore and buy beautiful art. There are many artists that need discovering, walls that need decorating and trends that need creating. We have the network, contacts and manufacturing platform in place and now need people to help us develop it and realise its full potential.
Our technology and marketing team are based in Clerkenwell, London and our workshop, customer service and administration is based in Sussex on the South Coast.
This is a fantastic role for a graduate or young professional, where you will get to join the design team of a creative and expanding art company. As part of the creative team you will be supporting our team in all aspects of the product design process from order through design to successful delivery. Our design team develops product for some of the most prestigious institutions in the museum world, as well as for our own retail website. We deliver art products from note books and post cards to valuable framed limited editions by famous names.
You will help with organising product samples, collecting order details, quoting on larger projects, arranging reorders and ensuring a customer delivery is correct and made on time. You will have direct contact with customers at times and will be essential in helping to ensure our customers are excited with our product and service. We have a reputation of great quality, creativity and customer service mindedness and want you to help make sure it stays that way.
As an administrative assistant you love structure and planning as much as the products. You are likely to use to-do lists on a daily bases and might use a budget to plan your finances, you will have a good understanding of excel and Google drive. For the sake of our customers and our team we need you to be friendly and empathetic. A university degree or alternatively experience in an assistant role is essential. Only if you like design and art will you be able to appreciate this job fully. In a nutshell; "You will be organised, detail minded, good under pressure, fun to work with and a bit of a design lover."
From early beginnings, 25 years ago from a basement in Brighton, we have grown to be a leading producer and retailer of quality art prints and framed pictures internationally. All our products are skilfully crafted in our own premises in Newhaven West Sussex. We are proud to have the UK’s biggest website for art prints and some of the most prestigious companies and institutions worldwide as our customers and partners, such as the National Gallery, V&A, Tate and The Andy Warhol Foundation.
For questions on the role and to apply please email Clare at [email protected] We only accept applications via email, please send us a short cover letter and your CV only.