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

Public Programme Curator

The museum is seeking a proactive, well-connected design expert to curate and deliver a programme of talks and events in its new home in Kensington.

Hours: Full-time, 40 hours (5 days) per week or part-time 32 hours (4 days) per week could also be considered.
Salary: Full-time: up to £35,000 per annum, dependent on experience
Part-time: up to £28,000 per annum, dependent on experience
Holidays: 25 days per annum, plus 8 days bank holiday, both pro rata for the part-time role
Please state in your application your preferred hours of work (full-time or part-time).

Exhibitions Project Managers

The museum is seeking two Exhibitions Project Managers to manage the delivery of the influential and engaging programme of high profile exhibitions. This is an exciting time to join the exhibitions team in its spectacular new home in Kensington.

Hours:Full-time, 40 hours per week
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum, dependent on experience
Holidays: 25 days per annum, plus 8 days bank holiday

E-Commerce Manager

The Design Museum is seeking a passionate, analytical and experienced E-Commerce Manager to join the retail team and help grow the museum’s shop online presence.

Hours: Full-time, 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum, dependent on experience
Holidays: 25 days per annum, plus 8 days bank holiday

Head of Marketing

The museum is seeking a Head of Marketing to provide strategic direction for marketing activity across the museum and to lead the Marketing Team in the delivery of multi-platform, content-rich campaigns that deliver the museum’s brand and business objectives.

Hours: Full-time, 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per annum, dependent on experience
Holidays: 25 days per annum, plus 8 days bank holiday

Staff Benefits

The museum works to inspire, excite and engage, this applies to both staff and visitors. The museum also 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.

Design Museum staff benefits

More information

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