Operations & Development Manager - Booth Museum

Employer: Brighton & Hove City Council

  • Reference: B&H03530
  • Published on: Wed 21/02/2018 14:40 PM
  • Closing on: Mon 12/03/2018 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Flexible Hours, Part Time, Permanent
  • Hours: 22.5 hours per week.
  • Salary: £30,785 to £33,437 per annum pro rata
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Brighton
Advert introduction

We are seeking a positive, energetic and well-organised person for the role of Development and Operations Manager at the Booth Museum of Natural History.

The successful applicant will join a dedicated team that encompasses the Booth Museum, Preston Manor and Hove Museum and is part of the Royal Pavilion & Museums. The post on offer is based at the Booth Museum.

Main advert detail

Each of the three sites – Booth Museum, Preston Manor and Hove Museum – has a business plan which is overseen and implemented by a lead person at each site. The Booth Museum needs a dedicated and flexible person to be its site lead, mirroring positions on the other two sites.

The role requires overseeing and leading on many areas of the development of the Booth Museum covering income generation, visitor experience, overseeing maintenance, liaison with contractors, and cleanliness of the galleries and other spaces. The post holder will also work with relevant colleagues on the development of exhibitions, learning programmes and gallery displays. The post requires someone with a positive approach and a willingness to provide excellent care for the building, galleries, staff and visitors.

This role is part time for 22.5 hours a week and benefits from flexible working.

Deadline for applications is midnight 12th March. Interviews to be held 22nd or 23rd March.

Contact details

Julia Basnett
Senior Development and Operations Manager, Hove Museum
19 New Church Road
01273 292836

Additional information

We highly recommend you read the ‘Shortlisting' guidance below before you apply for this job. It is important you are able to show how you meet the Person Specification when applying. Not following this guidance is likely to reduce your chances of success.

As part of Brighton & Hove City Council’s ongoing commitment to redeployment, please note that this vacancy may be withdrawn at any stage of the recruitment process, without prior notice if a suitable redeployee (internal employee at risk of redundancy) is identified.

We welcome applications from all sections of the community but particularly encourage BAME, disabled, LGB, male and trans applicants as these groups are currently under-represented in our directorate workforce.

How To Apply

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