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Yukutori meaning birds flying away in a group; is a simple design taken from a mid-twentieth century Japanese pen and ink drawing. Available in 5 colourways.

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Careers at Farrow & Ball

Careers at Farrow & Ball

At Farrow & Ball we believe that talented people are attracted to a great brand and our accomplishments are due to the determination and efforts of our team of over 300 employees internationally.

Farrow & Ball offer career opportunities across the UK, Europe and North America covering a wide range of skills and knowledge. Our operations include both retail and trade showrooms, manufacturing, sales, marketing, IT, human resources and finance.

If you wish to be considered for a career at Farrow & Ball, please Email your CV/Resume to careers@farrow-ball.com.

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HUMAN RESOURCES

Job Title: HR Advisor
Reporting to: HR Business Partner

Job Purpose:
The overall purpose of the role is to provide an effective global HR support, delivering a high level of service and operational advice consistent with Company and legal requirements. The main duties and responsibilities are to provide an effective and dedicated HR advisory service, in relation to absence and health issues, conduct and capability, grievance matters, and employee relations. This role is essential in supporting managers with the effective and efficient performance of their employees, identifying and facilitating appropriate interventions through the performance management processes.

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>> HR Advisor



HEAD OFFICE





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IT



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OPERATIONS



Job Title: Senior Process Lab Technician
Reporting to: Quality & Process Development Manager

Job Purpose: To ensure that every product produced by Farrow & Ball is manufactured to the highest quality in the most efficient way. To investigate and recommend remedial actions when products encounter difficulties in production. To carry out project work to improve quality, production efficiencies and reduce cost in the manufacturing process. The main duties and responsibilities are to improve product quality and production efficiencies through formulation and process upgrades, working with Production Operatives, existing materials and equipment and make further recommendations where required. The role will also work with the Development Technicians to understand and help with Pilot and other scale up trials involving new raw materials formulations / processes and provide feedback for improvements where appropriate.

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>> Senior Process Lab Technician

Job Title: Application Technician
Reporting to: Regulatory Compliance Advisor

Farrow & Ball paint represents the ultimate in depth of colour and elegance of finish, while our range of painted wallpapers is quite simply unique. Producing unrivalled colours, using only the finest ingredients, Farrow & Ball still makes paint and wallpaper by traditional methods and to original formulations. We stand apart as one of only a few manufacturers remaining which actually makes all of the paint and wallpaper sold under its name. Our edited palette of 132 unrivalled paint colours is accompanied by a comprehensive collection of hand crafted wallpapers.

Over the past ten years, Farrow & Ball showrooms have opened in select locations in London, Paris, New York and Los Angeles, amongst others, offering the perfect environment for researching and choosing colour and finish.

Summary of Main Duties and Responsibilities:
• To test product performance and provide honest information on substrate preparation, product application and expected product longevity through:
    o Validated product application and performance advice
    o Honest and consistent consumer communication
    o Information presented in a way that is understandable to the consumer
    o Up-to-date information available to consumers and sales/service teams
    o Background reports to substantiate consumer messages
    o Robust test methods based on International Standards (where possible)

• To perform competitor product benchmarking to determine our product performance globally thus supporting:
    o Marketing campaigns
    o Product development
    o Product innovation
    o Product communication

• To provide technical support for Service & Technical/Customer Services teams by investigating customer enquiries and concerns.
• To follow all Safe Systems of Work (SSOW), maintain a clean and tidy work environment and raise issues when appropriate.
• Undertake flexible working within both paint & wallpaper factories as required.
• The job holder must be prepared to work as part of a team and assist or carry out other duties during periods of high workload, sickness, holidays and emergencies.

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>> Application Technician

Job Title: Technical Manager
Reporting to: Head of Research and Technical Development

Job Purpose:
The Technical Manager will ensure that all Farrow & Ball products are optimized for performance and provide Customers with Value for Money in all markets. Work with other Departments to ensure technical performance is communicated appropriately. Investigate and identify raw materials and formulation changes that improve Quality, reduce Risk and control Cost. Ensure that Farrow & Ball products meet or exceeds Chemical Legislation in all Markets.

Some key responsibilities of the role are to enhance products, improving quality and value for money and retain or improve our benchmarking position through formulation development. This role will also need to work with the Product Innovation Steering group, identifying opportunities and developing new products.

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>> Technical Manager

Wallpaper Operatives

A great opportunity has arisen for 2 Wallpaper Operatives to join the Wallpaper production department. We are seeking self-motivated and efficient individuals who will ensure the operation will run as efficient as possible with the utmost attention to detail. We are looking for flexibility to work extra hours when needed and to be flexible within the role to meet daily requirements. The ability to ensure health and safety is adhered to at all times is essential. The successful candidates will possess previous experience of working within a manufacturing environment, experience of working within Wallpaper or a print environment, and previous experience of working with machinery. If you wish to be part of Farrow & Ball’s multi-skilled labour force then please apply.

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>> Wallpaper Operatives

Lead Operator – Base Production

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing successful business who are looking for applicants who share their vision and values to continue this success. The Lead Operator will be responsible for the base production team and will work closely with the Assistant Manager in ensuring production schedules are achieved. The Lead Operator will have excellent technical knowledge and expertise. The Lead Operator will be responsible for day to day quality, training, daily maintenance, first line resolution of problems and ensuring appropriate staffing levels are in place at all times. The Lead Operator will provide the crucial link between the operatives and management team.

The successful candidate will possess: 

- Process engineering/production background desirable

- Excellent technical knowledge and expertise

- Excellent H&S knowledge

- Good IT experience/understanding of ERP system (IFS) desirable

- Previous supervisory experience desirable

- Ability to train and support colleagues

- Strong organisational skills and attention to detail

- Good communication skills

If you are looking for the next step in your career in role that will enable you to develop your management and leadership skills in a growing company then please apply:

Lead Operator

WAREHOUSE



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CUSTOMER SERVICES



Logistics Analyst

Would you like to be a part of a global Company with a great brand reputation who truly believes in exceptional service and considers investment in people as the norm? At Farrow & Ball we are devoted to producing unparalleled paint and wallpaper that inspire our customers to transform their homes. Farrow & Ball are loved and appreciated throughout the world by our loyal customers. Why? Because we recognize the difference attention to detail, commitment to quality, true craftsmanship and dedication to a premium service can make. We are looking for passionate, motivated people to join and grow with our business and be able to represent our unique personality. Someone who instinctively knows what it takes to improve what we do by understanding and working with data to identify and articulate business opportunities. If this is you, then take a look at our exciting vacancy - we’d love to hear from you.

Do you have an eye for detail, a love for all things data, and an inquisitive mind that questions the status quo so we can achieve excellence? Yes, then we have a great opportunity for either an experienced Analyst, looking to further their career, or a recent graduate with a Maths / Statistics / Numerical degree. You will be a member of the Service Improvement team within Customer Services, providing data and insight that is accurate, easy to understand, focused on continuous improvement and can be easily articulated into a practical business opportunity. You will be a natural communicator at all levels both within the business and across our carrier network, be self-motivated and enjoy being a member of a great team.

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>> Logistics Analyst


French and UK Speaking Business to Business (B2B) Consultant

Are you motivated and enthusiastic? If the answer is yes then read on. You’ll assist with placing stockist orders and be able to help with their email and telephone queries. You’ll be an excellent communicator who is able to build strong relationships, make each conversation special and engage our stockists so they feel part of the Farrow and Ball team.

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>> Customer Advisor B2B - French Speaker


French and UK speaking Service & Technical Consultant

Are you a natural problem solver with exceptional verbal and written skills? Yes, then come and talk to us. You’ll be in a varied role dealing with a range of activity from product advice to case management. We are looking for people who can deliver an outstanding customer service going that extra mile for each and every customer so they go away feeling delighted and come back to us again and again.

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>> Customer Advisor S&T

MARKETING



Trade Marketing Executive (Stockist) A great opportunity has arisen within the Marketing Department for a Trade Marketing Executive. The purpose of the role will be to work closely with the sales teams to drive sales growth by optimising trade marketing plans through targeted activity and initiatives for all global stockists and trade book holders. You will provide general marketing tools to allow our global sales teams to drive sales performance and brand awareness. If you are interested in this position, or would like to recommend a friend, please email your CV with covering letter to careers@farrow-ball.com.

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Trade Marketing Executive

Consumer Marketing Executive

A fantastic opportunity has arisen within the Marketing Department for a Consumer Marketing Executive.

As a consumer and brand champion, this role will help the business to deliver an exceptional customer experience and drive customer engagement through the collation of consumer led insight, and the delivery of engaging consumer content and relevant communications in line with global marketing activity and initiatives.

The successful applicant will have excellent copywriting and proof reading abilities, possess strong organisational skills and be able to develop effective relationships. Previous experience in a relevant retail marketing consumer marketing or digital marketing role is essential. If you are interested in this position, or would like to recommend a friend, please email your CV with covering letter to careers@farrow-ball.com.

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Consumer Marketing Executive

Senior Communications Executive

Farrow & Ball are devoted to producing unparalleled paints and wallpapers that transform homes around the world. We are paint perfectionists, creating unmatched paint colours using only the finest ingredients and age-old methods which have withstood the test of time. John Farrow, and fellow paint pioneer Richard Ball first founded the company in 1946. Today, our quest to create unmatchable products continues. Over the years we have grown our range of paint finishes, and we’ve added wallpapers to our portfolio, but we’ve never forgotten our past. We have over fifty showrooms around the world, but every batch of paint or wallpaper, however large or small, is still made in our factory in Dorset, England.

As part of our continued growth we now require a Senior Communications Executive to make a key contribution to the global PR strategy. Reporting to the Communications Manager your main responsibilities will be Management of the US PR agency, setting objectives, writing reports and evaluating communications activities. The successful candidate will be tasked to create a strategy for increasing our brand awareness in Ireland and Canada, hold one to one press briefings and develop media partnership opportunities. Within the UK market you'll be working closely with the Senior Online Communications Executive and UK online media companies to develop and maximise the effectiveness of our online presence.

This is a senior position within this well respected, long established company. The successful candidate will be expected to apply their own skills and will be given the freedom to implement their own ideas to meet the objectives of the role.

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Senior Communications Executive

FINANCE



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SALES



COMMERCIAL OPERATIONS CO-ORDINATOR
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Commercial Operations Manager on a full time, fixed term contract up until end of April 2015. The purpose of this role is to support the Sales Support Manager to establish and develop the Farrow & Ball Showroom portfolio as the premier paint retailer in the UK and EU, as well as providing centralised support for field sales functions. Key Skills and Experience we would be looking for with this candidate would include the ability to work under pressure and priorities, excellent communication skills both written and verbal and Languages including English, German and French are desirable. Please see attached for the full job description and do apply to Careers@Farrow-Ball.com if this role appeals to you.

Sales Support Executive

SHOWROOMS



PART TIME SHOWROOM ASSISTANT – 6 months Fixed Term Contract (Notting Hill - 15 hours per week over 2 days)
This is a fantastic opportunity to release your creative potential and grow our global luxury paint and wallpaper brand. If you have a genuine passion for colour and a real desire to offer the highest level of customer service, we can offer you a rewarding and challenging career in design-led retailing at our Notting Hill Showroom. We are unique in our marketplace and our business is growing. We are looking for candidates who can offer proven customer service skills and are capable of delivering consistently high retailing standards. Weekend working will be required. If you are a Farrow & Ball enthusiast – or believe that you have the potential to become one –please email your CV and a covering letter to careers@farrow-ball.com


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>> Showroom Assistant



PART TIME SHOWROOM ASSISTANT-  (Marylebone Lunch Cover – 5 days per week between 12 – 3pm)
This is a fantastic opportunity to release your creative potential and grow our global luxury paint and wallpaper brand. If you have a genuine passion for colour and a real desire to offer the highest level of customer service, we can offer you a rewarding and challenging career in design-led retailing at our Marylebone Showroom. We are unique in our marketplace and our business is growing. We are looking for candidates who can offer proven customer service skills and are capable of delivering consistently high retailing standards. Weekend working will be required. If you are a Farrow & Ball enthusiast – or believe that you have the potential to become one –please email your CV and a covering letter to careers@farrow-ball.com


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>> Showroom Assistant


FULL TIME FLOATING SHOWROOM ASSISTANT (Covering London Showrooms – 40 hours per week over 5 days)
This is a fantastic opportunity to release your creative potential and grow our global luxury paint and wallpaper brand. If you have a genuine passion for colour and a real desire to offer the highest level of customer service, we can offer you a rewarding and challenging career in design-led retailing Showrooms across London. We are unique in our marketplace and our business is growing. We are looking for candidates who can offer proven customer service skills and are capable of delivering consistently high retailing standards. Weekend working will be required. If you are a Farrow & Ball enthusiast – or believe that you have the potential to become one –please email your CV and a covering letter to careers@farrow-ball.com

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>> Showroom Assistant 

PART TIME SHOWROOM ASSISTANT – (Islington - Sundays Only)
This is a fantastic opportunity to release your creative potential and grow our global luxury paint and wallpaper brand. If you have a genuine passion for colour and a real desire to offer the highest level of customer service, we can offer you a rewarding and challenging career in design-led retailing at our Islington Showroom. We are unique in our marketplace and our business is growing. We are looking for candidates who can offer proven customer service skills and are capable of delivering consistently high retailing standards. If you are interested or would like to recommend a friend, please email your CV and a covering letter to careers@farrow-ball.com 

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>> Showroom Assistant

BLACKHEATH SHOWROOM MANAGER
If you have a genuine passion for colour and a real desire to offer the highest level of customer service, we can offer you a rewarding and challenging career in design-led retailing at our Blackheath Showroom.

You will need to demonstrate:

- Great communication skills
- Excellent organisational ability
- You are a team player
- Leadership experience
- A proven sales and customer satisfaction record
- Determination and drive for results
- Effective organisational and planning skills
- Diligence and conscientiousness
- Analytical thinking with strong numerical abilities
- Your ability to adapt and responsiveness to change
- Previous retail experience

If you are interested in this position or would like to recommend a friend, please email your CV and a covering letter to careers@farrow-ball.com

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Showroom Manager

BEACONSFIELD SHOWROOM ASSISTANT - LUNCH COVER 12-3PM (15 HOURS A WEEK OVER 5 DAYS) - MATERNITY COVER FOR UP TO 9 MONTHS
This is a fantastic opportunity to release your creative potential and grow our global luxury paint and wallpaper brand. If you have a genuine passion for colour and a real desire to offer the highest level of customer service, we can offer you a rewarding and challenging career in design-led retailing at our Beaconsfield Showroom.

We are unique in our marketplace and our business is growing. We are looking for candidates who can offer proven customer service, management and commercial skills and are capable of leading the showroom team to deliver consistently high retailing standards. Weekend working and manual handling will be required. If you are interested in this position please email your CV and a covering letter to careers@farrow-ball.com or hand your CV in to the showroom.

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Showroom Assistant




CURRENT VACANCIES EUROPE



Munich Store: Showroom Assistant Manager
This is a  fantastic opportunity to release your creative potential and grow our global luxury paint and wallpaper brand at our new store opening in Munich. If you have a genuine passion for colour and a real desire to offer the highest level of customer service, we can offer you a rewarding and challenging career in design-led retailing. We are unique in our marketplace and our business is growing. We are looking for candidates who can offer proven customer service skills and are capable of delivering consistently high retailing standards.

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>> Assistant Showroom Manager

Frankfurt Store: Assistant Showroom Manager
This is a fantastic opportunity to live out your creative potential and to be involved in the growth of the global brand Farrow & Ball by your cooperation in Frankfurt showroom.

If you have a real passion for colors and want to offer customer service at the highest level, we can offer a rewarding and challenging career in design-oriented sales.
We are unique in our market and our company is growing steadily. We are looking for candidates who have experience and qualifications in customer service and can offer a competent, consistent high standard sale.

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>> Assistant Showroom Manager

CURRENT VACANCIES NORTH AMERICA



Los Angeles Showroom: Part Time Showroom Assistant

This is a fantastic opportunity to utilise your sales expertise and release your creative potential and grow our global luxury paint and wallpaper brand. If you have a genuine passion for colour and a real desire to offer the highest level of customer service, we can offer you a rewarding and challenging career in our Los Angeles Showroom.

We are unique in our marketplace and our business is growing. We are looking for candidates who can offer proven sales and customer service skills and are capable of delivering consistently high retailing standards. Weekend working and manual handling will be required.

If you are a Farrow & Ball enthusiast – or believe that you have the potential to become one please email your resume and a covering letter to careers@farrow-ball.com or hand your resume in at the Showroom.

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>> Part Time Showroom Assistant

Upper West Side Showroom, New York: Assistant Showroom Manager

This is a fantastic opportunity to utilise your sales management expertise and release your creative potential and grow our global luxury paint and wallpaper brand.
If you have a genuine passion for colour and a real desire to offer the highest level of customer service, we can offer you a rewarding and challenging career in our Upper West Side Showroom.

We are unique in our marketplace and our business is growing. We are looking for candidates who can offer proven management, sales and customer service skills and are capable of delivering consistently high retailing standards whilst motivating a team to deliver the same. Weekend working and manual handling will be required.


>> Assistant Showroom Manager

Boston Showroom: Showroom Manager

This is a fantastic opportunity to utilise your sales management expertise and release your creative potential and grow our global luxury paint and wallpaper brand.

If you have a genuine passion for colour and a real desire to offer the highest level of customer service, we can offer you a rewarding and challenging career in our Boston Showroom
We are unique in our marketplace and our business is growing. We are looking for candidates who can offer proven management, sales and customer service skills and are capable of delivering consistently high retailing standards whilst motivating a team to deliver the same. Weekend working and manual handling will be required.

If you are a Farrow & Ball enthusiast – or believe that you have the potential to become one please email your resume and a covering letter to careers@farrow-ball.com or hand your resume in at the Showroom.

>> Showroom Manager

CANADIAN VACANCIES



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