Work at the museum

The museum is looking for bright, talented and passionate people to come and work during one of the most exciting times in the Design Museum’s history, Come and join a team that is creating a museum for the 21st century.

Current vacancies

Head of Learning

The Design Museum is seeking a Head of Learning who will manage a dynamic and high performing team of four Learning Producers and a Manager for the Design Ventura programme.

The Head of Learning will champion the role of learning both internally and externally and will develop outstanding programmes and resources for learning about, through and for design, positioning the Design Museum at the forefront of practice in museum learning, and promoting it as a centre of debate for the sector.

Holidays: 25 days per annum
Hours: full time, 40 hours per week
Closing date for applications: Thursday 11 January, midday

Visitor Experience Team Leader

The Design Museum is seeking a Visitor Experience Team Leader to help shape, lead and motivate the large team of assistants and volunteers as the museum continues to develop beyond the first full year in its new home.

The Visitor Experience Team Leader will have responsibility for all public areas of the museum day-to-day and will be committed to providing the best welcome, engagement and customer service, achieving admissions and donations income targets and supporting all teams across the museum in ensuring the building is well-presented and safe at all times.

Salary: up to £24,000 per annum, dependent on experience
Holidays: 25 days per annum
Hours: full time, 40 hours per week
Recruitment for this role is ongoing from 11 December with final applications accepted at 6pm on 7 January. Interviews will take place during this period and early application is advised.

Marketing Manager

The Design Museum reopened its doors in a newly refurbished home in Kensington in November 2016. One year and about 800,000 visitors later, the museum is looking for an exceptional Marketing Manager who is highly analytical, digitally switched on and eager to learn.

The purpose of this role is to implement marketing campaigns that ensure the museum reaches its targets across the full range of its activities. The successful candidate will be a passionate marketeer, with flair, tenacity and a love of data. There are some incredible stories in design and you will be essential in telling them.

Salary: up to £35,000 per annum, dependant on experience
Holidays: 25 days per annum
Hours: full time, 40 hours per week
Closing date for applications: Sunday 7 January 2018

Staff Benefits

The museum offers a wide range of benefits including access to a defined contribution pension scheme, a childcare voucher scheme, season ticket loan, the cycle to work scheme, a variety of staff discounts including the museum's shop and restaurant, free entry to museum exhibitions for friends and family and free entry to a wide number of museums and galleries in London.

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