Showroom Associate

Robert Kime Limited is looking to hire a highly motivated, proactive and enthusiastic individual to join our team as a Showroom Associate. The role will be based in London at our Pimlico Showroom. The successful candidate should have a particular interest in antiques and art whilst having an appreciation for interiors. They will also thrive in getting first-hand experience in a busy and interesting showroom environment.

The Robert Kime Limited showroom in Ebury Street is the culmination of all that we do, in a unique and curated way for both the interior design trade and the discerning retail customer. Our showroom stemmed from Robert’s enthusiasm for interior decorating, and his vast collection grew out of his fascination with history and art.

General Responsibilities

  • Working alongside showroom staff with general administration tasks.
  • Assisting our Head of Antique Sales, including but not limited to growing client relationships alongside administrative tasks and research.
  • Greeting clients, answering the telephone and responding to email and online enquiries.
  • Providing quotes for clients and processing sales.
  • Liaising with our Head Office to maintain the required stock levels for the showroom.
  • Helping to keep the showroom looking its’  best at all times, with excellent attention to detail.
Skills Required
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Well-mannered, polite and able to interact professionally with clients.
  • Experience in and a keen interest in the antiques and interior design industry.
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills.
  • Hands-on and unfazed by a variety of day-to-day responsibilities.
  • Proficient IT skills with the use of Apple & Microsoft programmes. Training will be provided for our invoice and stock management system.
Working hours are Monday to Friday, 9 am - 6 pm, with the occasional need for Saturday work.
Robert Kime Limited also offers company benefits including Private Health Care, Income Protection and Personal Accident Cover.

If you are interested in the above role, please send your C.V. and cover letter to heather@robertkime.com