Max Rollitt is well regarded among his peers for having a unique eye for antiques. He originally trained as a furniture designer and maker, and was apprenticed to Frearson and Hewlett, an antique furniture restoration workshop supporting the top London trade. Since 1993, Max has run his own antique business – now located just outside the picturesque South Downs village of Avington – and he began creating his own range of bespoke furniture in 1998. Max took the next natural step of entering into the world of interior design in 2006, combining his skills to highly sought-after effect.

"It is rare that a year goes by without an interior by Max Rollitt gracing the pages of House & Garden. One of our 100 Top Designers, Max says he aims to make, 'joyful homes that are comfortable, elegant and interesting,' and this he definitely does." House & Garden



Full Time (37.5 hours)

Max Rollitt is a powerful group of three business: Antiques; Interiors; and Bespoke furniture and lighting. Quality is at the core of all three businesses, and the group has reached a pivotal point in its development after a period of consolidation. As a result, we are looking for a special individual to lead the business going forward. The successful candidate will work closely with Max to shape and define the direction of Max Rollitt, as well as undertaking the important job of managing the day to day.

The ideal candidate will have at least five years of industry experience working in a small business context, preferably in a design-related industry. They will be at the point in their career that they're ready to take on a leadership role managing a tight-knit team, balancing agile ambition with maintaining a stable foundation.

We are looking for someone with a high level of emotional intelligence, energy. and drive, who can develop a deep understanding of the Max Rollitt aesthetic in a value-driven company that centres itself around Trust, Striving for Excellence, and Joy.

For more information, please click here to read the full job description. If you would like to have an informal conversation about the role, please email sacha@maxrollitt.com to organise a phone call or virtual meeting.

To apply, please send the below to jobs@maxrollitt.com:

  • A covering letter (no more than two sides of A4) explaining why you would be a good fit for the role and the company.
  • Current CV that lists a professional referee.

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