Work at the museum

The Design Museum is committed to equality of opportunity. Details of current vacancies at the museum can also be found on the museum Twitter and Facebook accounts.

Current vacancies

Finance Manager

To work closely with the Management Team and their staff in delivering on their financial management responsibilities by providing them with reliable, timely and business orientated financial information and advice. The Finance Manager is also responsible for controlling and reporting on the finances of a £80m project to build and plan for the increased operations of the museum following its relocation to the former Commonwealth Institute building in Kensington.

Salary: £43,000-45,500 per annum
Holidays: 25 days per annum
Hours: full time, 40 hours per week

Closing date for applications: Sunday 26 October 2014
Interviews: Week commencing 27 October 2014

Trusts and Foundations Officer

The Design Museum is seeking to appoint an exceptional Trusts and Foundations Officer who will be responsible for approaching, securing and managing a small portfolio of trusts and foundations as well as working with the Development Manager in building relationships, developing new funding opportunities and initiatives and working on a broad range of funding proposals.

Salary: Up to £24,000 dependant on experience
Holidays: 25 days per annum
Hours: Full-time

Closing date for applications: Monday 3 November 2014, 10:00
Interviews: Week commencing 17 November 2014

Producer: Public Programmes

The role of Producer: Public Programmes brings the museum’s creative programme to life, devising, managing and delivering a vibrant, innovative and revenue generating programme of activities for the museum’s public and professional audiences, both in the galleries and digitally. As the museum grows towards the new Design Museum in Kensington, this key role will lay the groundwork for an expanded public programme with partnership at the core.

Salary: £28 - £30k, pro rata, dependant on experience
Holidays: 25 days pro-rata
Hours: Part-time, Annual Hours,1664 hours per annum including holidays, excluding breaks (0.8, an average of 4 days a week).

Closing date for applications: Thursday 13 November 2014, 17:00
Interviews: Week commencing Thursday 20 November 2014