Work at the museum

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Current vacancies

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 (40 hours)

Closing date for applications: Friday 12 December 2014, 17:00
Interviews are scheduled for: Wednesday 17 and Thursday 18 December 2014

Membership Officer

The Design Museum is looking for an enthusiastic Membership Officer to successfully manage and grow the Individual Membership Scheme. The role will require the post holder to carry out all aspects of the daily administration of the scheme, managing the database, responding to members enquiries and processing memberships. This role will also undertake all related marketing, servicing, events and promotional activities to grow the membership base whilst delivering a high standard of customer service to existing members.

Salary: £24,000 dependant on experience
Holidays: 25 days
Hours: Full time (40 hours per week) with occasional evening and weekend work

Closing date for applications: Monday 15 December 2014, 10:00
Interviews: Week commencing 5 January 2015

Assistant Curator

The Design Museum is looking for a self-motivated Assistant Curator who is passionate and knowledgeable about design to work as part of the Exhibition team at the museum. The successful candidate will play a key role assisting the Curator to research and deliver the museum’s new Permanent Collection Display. The display has been fully planned. It now needs to be executed.

Salary: £23,000 per annum
Holidays: 25 days per annum
Hours: Full time (40 hours per week)

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 17 December 2014, 17:00
Interviews: Thursday 8 January 2015