Job Opportunities

A list of current job opportunities within North West museums and heritage organisations.
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JOB OPPORTUNITY: Freelance Touring Exhibitions Group Coordinator

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What: Freelance Touring Exhibitions Group Coordinator

Where: none specified, TEG is a decentralised organisation with no single location

Rate: £150.00 day rate

Contract: 6 month contract initially and then renewed annually at 40-42 days per annum

Deadline: Tuesday 3 September, 11.00am

The TEG Executive Committee are looking for a flexible and organised administrator with proven experience of working in the exhibition sector. This part time freelance post supports and reports to TEG’s Chair, working closely with them and the rest of the committee to coordinate the group’s activities. The successful candidate will have excellent administrative and communication skills and pay close attention to detail. We are looking for someone who is motivated and excited by the opportunity to contribute to a small, dynamic organisation which is ambitious and continuing to evolve.

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JOB OPPORTUNITY: Museum Technician, Lancashire Museum Services

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What: Museum Technician

Where: Lancashire Museum Services, Lancashire County Council

Salary: £19,171 – £21,166 per annum

Contract: Part time, fixed term until 31/03/2021

Deadline: Monday 26th August 2019

This varied role is suitable for a skilled individual working to high quality standards within the Heritage sector. The post holder will work with the Conservation and Collections Team supporting the operation and development of museums across Lancashire and the North West and beyond, through as part of our provision of specialist conservation, technical, design and curatorial services.

The post holder will provide all aspects of technical support for the Museum Service and its external clients especially in the provision of exhibitions construction and installation, collection transportation and assistance with the collection care conservation activities of the section.

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JOB OPPORTUNITY: Project Manager Abbot Hall, Lakeland Arts

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What: Project Manager, Abbot Hall

Where: Lakeland Arts, Kendal, Cumbria

Salary: £40,000 per annum

Contract: Full time, 3-year fixed term role

Deadline: 3 September 2019

As Project Manager you’ll be experienced in all aspects of capital developments, and will have a sound track record of delivering multi-million pound projects.

You’ll have a real passion for historic buildings and will thrive on taking ownership and working collaboratively with your colleagues and external partners on an exciting and challenging listed building project. A keen eye for detail is essential, as is pragmatic and proactive approach to engaging key stakeholders and communities alike.

Leading and coordinating input from key stakeholders, you’ll be proactive in working with teams across Lakeland Arts to deliver an international / national quality Art Gallery and Museum that is fit for purpose.

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