We have recruited great people across a number of roles in the last 12 months, including in Design, Marketing, Sales, Customer Service, and Operations and are always looking to hear from talented people who are passionate about light and would like to be part of our growing, dynamic, and ambitious team. If you’re interested in working at John Cullen Lighting, get in touch with us today by email

Positions available

Warehouse Operative


Reports to                    Warehouse Manager

Hours                             Full-Time, 7.00 – 16.00, Monday to Friday

Place of Work             Talina Centre, Bagleys Road, London

We are currently recruiting for a Warehouse Operative located at our Head Office warehouse in London. The Warehouse Operative is a hands-on position within our Distribution team with responsibility to ensure the safe and efficient receipt, storage and dispatch of warehouse materials, goods and products to feed business operations and customer demand. The role involves perform many operations within the process including quality control of material and finished product with some supervision.

Key responsibilities for this role include:

  • Take delivery of goods and supplies
  • Check for damaged or missing items
  • Store goods appropriately
  • Pick and pack orders for dispatch
  • Move stock around either by hand or using lifting equipment
  • Load goods for dispatch
  • Input data regarding stock and inventory into a computerised system
  • Keep accurate stock records
  • Carry out stock counts in line with company schedules
  • Ensure that all lifting and manoeuvring of product is carried out in accordance with manual handling procedures
  • Operate in a safe manner complying with all health, safety and environmental requirements to ensure own and safety of others
  • Handle any hazardous materials in an appropriate manner
  • Keep areas of work clean and tidy following 5S standards to ensure operational efficiency
  • Fully support warehouse / assembly continuous improvement programme
  • Make recommendations to aid efficiency and add value
  • Quality Assurance, work on testing to ensure expected levels of JCL quality.
  • Provide in-house assembly back-up support when required

Applicants should be able to demonstrate excellent organisational skills and are expected to be a John Cullen ambassador, conducting themselves accordingly by acting in a professional manner at all times and by setting a good example to all colleagues, suppliers, customers and visitors.

  • Able to work on individual tasks as well as teamwork
  • Ability to work accurately and methodically
  • Good numeracy and IT skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to plan and organise work
  • Ability to accurately complete paperwork and count stock items
  • Understanding and compliance with Health and Safety requirements
  • Attention to detail and tidiness
  • Flexible approach to duties and tasks
  • Good understanding of customer deliverables and the impact of failure and cost due to poor operational quality

To apply, please email a CV and covering letter explaining why you should be considered for this position to Jamie Whiteside.


Lighting Design Assistant


We are currently recruiting for a Design Assistant within our Kings Road Design Studio. This position is ideal for a candidate looking to start a career in lighting design. In depth design training is provided by experienced members of our design, technical and controls teams.

The ideal candidate must be able to demonstrate a clear passion for architectural lighting as well as interiors and architecture. Successful completion of an interior architecture or interior design course/degree; or work experience in the lighting industry would be preferable. This exciting and rewarding role will give the opportunity to work on some of the world’s most exciting luxury lighting projects in the fields of residential, hospitality and marine applications.

Some of the main roles for this position include:
• Working as part of a team to create discreet lighting designs for clients
• Creating lighting specifications for luminaires and controls
• Producing CAD drawings of lighting layouts
• Compiling concept presentations to illustrate design proposals
• Adjustments and commissioning of the lighting system
• Site meetings
• Project management including co-ordination with other project members
• Liaising with clients in our showroom to demonstrate lighting effects and to give design advice

Applicants should be able to demonstrate excellent design and technical skills as well as being highly organised. IT essentials include proficient use of AutoCAD, and MS Office with advanced software and product training given in-house. The candidate should be fluent in written and spoken English and a good communicator. We are looking for a team player who will be a valuable addition to our dynamic team. This is a full-time position, and the vacancy is available immediately.

Competitive salary, bonus + benefits included

To apply, a portfolio of work which can be used to demonstrate a design approach is essential and should be emailed with CV and covering letter explaining why lighting is important to you to Luke Thomas.