Operations Manager




Contract type:

Paid (£20k-25k)
Application Deadline: 
Jan 2018


Thermo Lignum is a small business based in Chiswick, South West London and is part of Thermo Lignum International.

We specialise in the treatment of fine art, antiques and textiles and other organic materials using an ecological and scientifically proven method of humidity controlled warm air to eradicate insect infestation in all organic matter.

Our clients include top UK museums, private collections, auction houses and artist studios. Thermo Lignum International conservation technology is permanently installed in several top museums across Europe.

We are an unusual business; very small and dynamic and looking for a self-starting and practical individual to help with general day-to-day operations who has the confidence to share and act on their ideas.

List of responsibilities:

  • Client services; managing databases, sales, quotations, developing/maintaining relationships
  • Condition reports (photographs, documentation)
  • To use your social media and marketing ideas to help with advertising campaigns
  • Moving art works and antiques (sometimes heavy objects)

About you:

  • You will be a strong communicator with proven experience working with materials
  • Be interested in material science and/or IPM (entomology), ecological solutions and collections management
  • Possess a clean UK drivers licence
  • Willing to obtain a license for a 7.5 tonne truck to fulfil mobile work in the summer months (training provided by the company)
  • Able to do occasional offsite/out of hours work

This role is a mix of practical art handling, project management with administratition; social media, client services and database work.

Salary commensurate with experience.

If you are interested in the company and would like to know more please take a look at our websiteor call the office on 0208 747 0900 for more information.

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