Current Vacancies

Warehouse and Online Assistant

Part-time, 24 hours per week, 3 days Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Pro-rata £19,170 per annum

Reporting to the E-Commerce and Stores Coordinator the Warehouse and Online Assistant is responsible for the smooth running of the warehouse, incoming and outgoing deliveries, the retail website, and the accurate updating and maintenance of the EPOS system.

The successful candidate will have experience working as a Warehouse/Stores Assistant with a good understanding of the retail process. They will be demonstrate that they are good team player, have the ability to prioritise and that they have a drive to deliver excellent customer service. They will also demonstrate basic computer skills and their experience of using stock control software systems. Good physical fitness is required to undertake manual handing duties. Experience of using a transactional website would be desirable.

Closing date for returned applications is 9.00am on Monday 16 March 2015.  Interviews will be held on Tuesday 24 March 2015. Please indicate on your form if you will be unable to make this particular date.

Further Details
Equal Opportunities
Application Form:
- Electronic (Microsoft Word): download, fill, save and return by email to personnel@npg.org.uk
- Print (Adobe Acrobat): download, print and return by post


Corporate Development Manager

Part-time, 32 hours (4 days) per week
Pro rata £25,000 per annum
Permanent contract

The National Portrait Gallery houses a unique collection of all forms of portraiture of the people who have made or who are currently contributing to British history and culture. With more than 2 million visitors each year, the Gallery is one of the country’s most important and popular galleries.

The Gallery currently receives approximately 40% of its income as Grant-in-Aid from the Department for Culture, Media and Sport. The balance is generated from trading, venue hire and other commercial activities, exhibition entrance and touring charges, educational events, investment income and fundraising from individuals, trusts and foundations and the corporate sector.

We are seeking a Corporate Development Manager to join a dynamic team responsible for generating income for the Gallery from the corporate sector, through sponsorship of exhibitions, displays and projects, and through corporate membership, working to an annual corporate fundraising target in excess of £1.25m.

The successful candidate will have ideally have at least 2 years experience in a corporate fundraising, major gifts, or business development role within the cultural sector or wider charity sector. They will demonstrate success in reaching targets, developing corporate relationships and account management of clients, along with excellent communication skills, a customer focused approach and the ability to work well as part of a small team.

The Gallery is committed to equality and is a member of the Employers’ Forum on Disability, Race for Opportunity and the Equality Exchange.

Closing date for returned applications is 9.00am on Monday 16 March 2015.  Interviews will be held on Monday 23rd March 2015. Please indicate on your form if you will be unable to make this particular date.

Further Details
Equal Opportunities
Application Form:
- Electronic (Microsoft Word): download, fill, save and return by email to personnel@npg.org.uk
- Print (Adobe Acrobat): download, print and return by post