Jobs at Paxton and Glew

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Gallery Sales Assistant p/t position at Paxton+Glew

We are looking for a confident and reliable sales assistant for our gallery in Hanningtons Lane, Brighton.  Applicants will join our small team showing amazing urban and contemporary art in rolling curated shows.


Previous Retail experience
Knowledge & passion for Art
Sales experience
Confident, friendly & polite
Money Handling experience
Proficiency on computerised systems (tills)


Use of Ipad/ Shopify/ basic IT.
Previous Key Holder responsibility
Basic DIY/ art hanging experience

Your Responsibilities

Predominantly you will be looking after the artwork while the gallery is open, talking to customers, taking sales through our Shopify computer system with the POS chip&pin system. You will be highly organised with good attention to detail.

Communicating confidently to visitors and collectors, answering queries and being both knowledgeable and polite. Wrapping artwork (prints, paintings & small items). Running occasional errands - post office etc. Restocking and rehanging artwork when a painting sells, must be confident on a ladder. Helping with physical installation of exhibits, which may include some lifting and basic DIY - we change shows every 5 weeks or so.


Sundays (2 or more Sundays a month) & Summer Holiday cover

Occasional Saturdays & evenings for events

We would need you to cover quite a few more days in the Summer holidays (end of June to end of August)

* Please note that most of our holiday cover will be in the School holidays.

We look forward to hearing from you.

Please send CVs to with a covering email highlighting why you would suit this role.

The role is due to start at the middle of June, so please send us your applicationas soon as possible

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