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About the Job

Do you want to inspire our customers by painting Warhammer miniatures and models in new, exciting and inspirational ways, whilst remaining faithful to the imagery, colour schemes and iconography of The Horus Heresy, Middle-earth™ and Specialist Games ranges?

Are you passionate about painting miniatures to the highest possible standard and excited by the incessant search for improvements in quality that means that you are never satisfied with second best?

As an Eavy Metal Miniatures Painter, you will work as part of a team to paint miniatures that our customers would want to buy and own. Capturing the tone and character of each miniature and choosing colours that reinforce the narrative and IP of the model, all the time asking the right questions of and seeking feedback from Designers and Writers.

You will always be thinking about how we can continuously improve efficiency and quality, seeking out new ways to ‘raise the bar’ on what makes a great painted Warhammer miniature.

About You

  • An accomplished miniatures painter with an understanding of what makes a fantastically painted Warhammer miniature, and be able to communicate that effectively through your work to tell the story of each and every model.  
  • Enjoy collaborating with the right people to maximise the value returned on all of the Specialist Design Studio miniature kits you paint so that they can be showcased effectively through a wide range of promotional channels. 
  • Be productive with your time so that you can always deliver all of your work to the required standards and agreed deadlines.
  • Great at communicating with stakeholders at the right time to keep them informed of the status of each project.


Working at Games Workshop

At Games Workshop we are looking for people who will do their best to understand the needs of the company and to put those needs first when they are at work. Because of this we believe that what you are like, hence the attitude you show to work and the way you choose to behave is just as important as your skills and experience.

The Warhammer World site is based just outside of Nottingham city centre and benefits from a nearby tram stop and free onsite car parking.

In return for your hard work, you will receive 33 days holiday per year (including public holidays), matching contributory pension scheme up to 7.5%, profit share bonus (subject to GW meeting profit targets) and option to join our Share Save scheme.  Oh and let’s not forget, a staff discount of between 25% and 50% on our products!

Other Essential Information

Location: The role is based in our Specialist Design Studio in Nottingham, UK.

Closing Date: Applications must be received by midnight, UK time, on Sunday 19th September 2021.

How to Apply

To apply, please send us a letter or a video telling us why you want this job and submit some relevant photographic examples that showcase your painting skills.

This is a great opportunity for you to let us know that you understand what we are looking for.

When you’re ready, please click apply, below.

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