Current available positions

Retail Assistant - fixed term

£8.92 per hour + benefits

The National Gallery Company Limited is a commercial company established to provide revenue for the National Gallery from a range of operations which include retail, publishing, marketing, digital sales and catering. Our work enhances the visitor experience and helps to safeguard some of the country’s most valuable works of art.

The Retail team makes a key contribution towards achieving the commercial objectives of the Company. The team has a vacancy for a part time Retail Assistant based in one of the National Gallery’s retail shops. The details are:

Fixed term vacancy for 3 months

15 hours weekend position (Friday 4:10 pm to 9:10 pm, Saturday and Sunday 1:10 pm to 6:10 pm).

Start date:
Friday 29th July, 2016                                                                                                                               

The successful candidate will have proven experience in a commercial retail environment and a genuine love of selling, together with excellent customer service skills. They will also be sales focused and driven to achieving store targets without hard selling. An interest in art and art history is an advantage.

  • Closing date for applications is Sunday 10th July
  • Interviews will be held on Wednesday 20th July

If you are interested in joining our team and you would like to apply, please send your CV with a short covering letter to or call 020 7747 5950 for more information.

Retail Assistant Job Description