Job vacancies

These are the latest job vacancies currently open for applications.

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Invitation to tender – Research into UK museum and heritage landownership – AIM

Invitation to tender – Research into UK museum and heritage landownership – AIM

The Association of Independent Museums (AIM), National Museum Directors’ Council, Welsh Government and Arts Council England are seeking a researcher or researchers to carry out a piece of work on how museums and heritage organisations care for, operate, use, and manage land assets in their ownership or otherwise under their control.

Closing Date: 12:00 pm 29 February 2024

Chief Operating Officer – Lakeland Arts

Chief Operating Officer – Lakeland Arts

Be a key player in promoting an entrepreneurial spirit at Lakeland Arts, seizing the opportunity to enhance commercial activity and develop new sources of income.

Closing Date: 10:00 am 4 March 2024

Invitation to tender – audit services – AIM

Invitation to tender – audit services – AIM

Invitation to submit a tender proposal for providing statutory external audit services to the Association of Independent Museums (AIM) for the financial year ending 31 December 2024 and onwards. 

Closing Date: 5:00 pm 25 March 2024

Collections Officer – The Hockey Museum

Collections Officer – The Hockey Museum

The Hockey Museum is recruiting a Collections Officer with proven collections management skills, a meticulous attention to detail and outstanding organisational skills to oversee the maintenance and delivery of collection management procedures to the standards appropriate for an accredited museum.

Hours: 4 days per week (30 hours per week)

Term: Permanent

Closing Date: 12:00 am 1 March 2024

Marketing & Events Officer – Stow Maries Great War Aerodrome

Marketing & Events Officer – Stow Maries Great War Aerodrome

This is a new post offering an exciting opportunity to make a major contribution to this nationally important heritage site in Essex. Stow Maries Aerodrome is looking for an exceptional marketing / events person with an interest in working in the charitable sector and with an understanding of heritage.

Hours: 4 days per week (0.8)

Term: Fixed Term, April 2024 to October 2024

Closing Date: 12:00 am 1 March 2024

Evaluation Consultancy Brief – Stow Maries Great War Aerodrome

Evaluation Consultancy Brief – Stow Maries Great War Aerodrome

Stow Maries Great War Aerodrome is tendering for a consultant to evaluate the performance of the Next Steps 2024 project.

Term: April 2024 - November 2025

Closing Date: 5:00 pm 1 March 2024

Business Consultancy Brief – Stow Maries Great War Aerodrome

Business Consultancy Brief – Stow Maries Great War Aerodrome

Stow Maries Great War Aerodrome is tendering for a consultant to work with them as they design their future.

Term: May 2024 - February 2025

Closing Date: 5:00 pm 1 March 2024

Stories of Harrow Project Manager (Heritage & Culture) – Voluntary Action Harrow

Stories of Harrow Project Manager (Heritage & Culture) – Voluntary Action Harrow

Stories from Harrow is a new project funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund to support small community groups in Harrow to share their social heritage.

Hours: 28 hours per week (4 days)

Term: 2 year fixed term contract

Closing Date: 10:00 am 11 March 2024

Operations Manager – Avoncroft Museum

Operations Manager – Avoncroft Museum

This is an exciting opportunity to join the senior management team at Avoncroft Museum, focusing on raising the profile of England’s first open air museum and driving visitor numbers through awareness of the offer and a great visitor experience.

Hours: Full time

Term: Permanent

Closing Date: 10:00 am 4 March 2024

Director of Collections Engagement – The National Holocaust Centre and Museum

Director of Collections Engagement – The National Holocaust Centre and Museum

To take the lead in identifying and engaging new audiences, using the formidable content assets in the collections, which will be further enhanced by site redevelopment.

Hours: Full time

Term: Permanent

Closing Date: 12:00 am 29 February 2024

Director of Development – SS Great Britain

Director of Development – SS Great Britain

Join the SS Great Britain Trust as Director of Development at a pivotal time in the charity’s journey.

Hours: Full time

Term: Permanent

Closing Date: 12:00 pm 26 February 2024

General Manager – Fleetwood Museum Trust

General Manager – Fleetwood Museum Trust

Fleetwood Museum Trust is looking for a General Manager to join one of the Lancashire coast’s most unique museums and heritage sites.

Hours: Full time

Term: Permanent

Closing Date: 12:00 am 22 March 2024

Junior Heritage Consultant

Junior Heritage Consultant

Leading heritage design consultancy, Haley Sharpe Design Ltd (hsd) is seeking to engage a dynamic and forward-looking junior heritage consultant to work with their cultural and museum sector clients.

Hours: Full time

Closing Date: 12:00 am 22 March 2024

Learning & Engagement Facilitator – Avoncroft Museum

Learning & Engagement Facilitator – Avoncroft Museum

Avoncroft Museum is seeking casual Learning and Engagement Facilitators to join the team to deliver a range of hands-on activities related to the Museum and its collections, including workshops, courses, tours and heritage crafts.

Term: Casual

Closing Date: 11:59 pm 10 March 2024

Digital Communications Manager – Beamish Museum

Digital Communications Manager – Beamish Museum

Beamish, The Living Museum of the North is looking for a creative, forward-thinking and highly-motivated Digital Communications Manager.

Hours: Full time

Closing Date: 12:00 am 6 March 2024

Head of Corporate Governance – National Coal Mining Museum for England

Head of Corporate Governance – National Coal Mining Museum for England

To provide professional, expert corporate governance support to Board members, senior leaders and colleagues across the organisation to ensure compliance with the Museum’s regulatory bodies and deliver best practice governance processes, policies and procedures.

Hours: Full time

Term: Permanent

Closing Date: 10:00 am 11 March 2024