The Worshipful Company of Goldsmiths, more commonly known as the Goldsmiths' Company, is one of the Twelve Great Livery Companies of the City of London and received its first royal charter in 1327.

If you would like to know more about any of the roles posted, please download the job descriptions below. Then, if you believe that you have the required skill set and experience to fulfil the relevant role at the Goldsmiths’ Company, please email us at, with a CV and a covering letter, of no more than one page, detailing how you meet the requirements of the role.

The Goldsmiths’ Company is one of the Great XII Livery Companies in the City of London with a purpose to contribute to national life. The Company is almost 700 years old - in 2027 we will be celebrating the 700th anniversary of the Company’s first Royal Charter. We are proud that we can continue to contribute to British national life today, as we have done for centuries. 

Production Control Manager, London Assay Office

The Goldsmiths’ Company Assay Office is a commercial business responsible for the hallmarking of precious metals since 1300. 

Following a recent review of its structure, we are now seeking a Production Control Manager to manage production operations across its sites.
An experienced production manager, with the requisite excellent people skills you will ensure that quality, productivity and turnaround targets are met continuously.  Our key resource is our people and of critical importance is managing the balance of skills across sites in an ever-changing environment. 

You must be able to manage staff effectively, motivating them to improve performance where appropriate.  You will also help solve technical problems and resolve customer complaints.  Experience of Health & Safety issues will help you ensure that safe working practices are always adhered to.

With excellent organisational skills, you will be able to communicate effectively with staff at all levels and with customers, in a diplomatic but firm manner.   Excellent computer literacy is a must, as is a hands-on attitude and the ability to work harmoniously within a close-knit team.

If you believe that you have the required skill set and experience to fulfil this important role at the Goldsmiths’ Company, email us at with your salary expectations, CV and a covering letter telling us how you meet the requirements of this role.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 12th June 2022.  If you are successful in being shortlisted, we will be in touch shortly after the closing date. 

Interviews will be held at Goldsmiths’ Hall, Foster Lane, London EC2 week commencing 20th June 2022.