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Head of Collections and Exhibitions

Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, South East (On-site)
£35,000 to £40,000 dependant on experience
Job description

Head of Collections and Exhibitions


Salary £35,000 to £40,000 dependant on experience


A vacancy has arisen for a Head of Collections and Exhibitions at Bletchley Park to lead and manage the team responsible for the delivery of the exhibitions programme and collections management, including research, archiving, digital cataloguing and museum conservation. This role is responsible for the management of the historic fabric of the museum’s assets and creative implementation of the Bletchley Park story through exhibitions and interpretation.


You will need to build strong working relationships across the organisation, understanding our strategic priorities in order to shape a robust, imaginative and visitor-focused future plan for our collections and exhibitions.


You will demonstrate great leadership skills, have relevant project management experience and be able to liaise exceptionally with a wide variety of people.  You will have the specific responsibility of bringing together the curatorial and exhibitions staff, utilising skill sets to enhance our offer.


Significant experience and knowledge of the museum and heritage industry is essential for this postholder, specifically experience working with collections and creating and delivering successful exhibitions and programmes.


The role will require some evening and weekend working.


Please send your CV with a covering letter by clicking the 'Apply Now' button.  Closing date for applications is Sunday 3 January 2016.

Interviews will be held week commencing 11 January 2016.


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Posted on: 09 December 2015
Closed date: 03 January 2016 at 23:59
Tags: Senior Management, Project Management