Art Porter

Not Specified | Permanent, full-time
| £18,500 - £20,000 per annum
Ref: GS809 (3 weeks ago)
Hollyfield Personnel have an exciting opportunity for a national Art Porter to join our prestige’s client.

The role is physical, involving the safe moving, manual handling, hanging and wrapping of art in both galleries and clients homes. As our client has galleries that are located across the UK this role also involves considerable travel to different galleries on a rota basis, helping with the hanging and movement of art for deliveries and artist events.

Requirements and responsibilities:

Driving across the country to many of our galleries to assist the gallery staff
Moving art work on a daily basis which will include a number of pieces at different sizes and weights
Managing stock control and reporting any issues with your line manager
Supporting gallery staff on home visits when needed – moving and hanging considerable sized pieces in clients home
Packing and wrapping artwork to a very high standard when touring or moving stock to different locations
Organising the gallery stock rooms
The role requires that you have a naturally positive and professional attitude and helpful approach as you will be the face of our company
We are looking for somebody who is responsible, reliable and a friendly team player

Skills required:

A full UK Driving licence – experience with driving a van is desirable  but not a necessity
Confidence and experience driving across the country
Able to work Monday – Friday with the additional weekend and evening cover for events and home approval support
Comfortable with using ladders to hang art work (training will be provided)
Experience with dealing with stock take and scanning systems is desirable not essential

 Rewards and Benefits:

The client recognises hard work so they give 30 days annual leave (including Bank Holidays)
Mature with them – contributory employee pension scheme
Enhance your skills – develop and advance your career with promotion and progression opportunities
Kick start your career with an industry leading training programme
Be sociable – join the wider company at social events throughout the year
We care about you – we offer a 24/7 helpline for you and your relatives, somebody to talk to, mental health assessments and action plans for short term counselling
Sell Artwork, buy artwork – as a thank you they offer a fantastic employee discount scheme of up to 50% off
Employee PERKS – They offer you benefits and discounts including food, drink, retailers and fun days out all through Perkbox
Reduced priced gym memberships through our employee perks scheme
Free refreshments for all of our staff
Milestone rewards to celebrate your big life events both inside and outside of work
Seasonal ‘Thank you’ gifts from the company throughout the year
Free HQ and Operations parking

Salary paying £18,500 - £20,000

Location: National

Job Ref: GS809

Hollyfield Personnel do not contact or write to unsuccessful candidates. If you have not heard anything from Hollyfield Personnel within 5 - 7 working days of your application, you should presume that your application was unsuccessful. By applying for this vacancy, you are giving permission for Hollyfield Personnel to contact you and retain your details