Regional Museum Development Manager 7770 CEHE
Shirehall Museum
Vacancy Description
The Shirehall Museum, Norwich
£30,178 - £31,846 per annum (Scale J)
37 hours per week
Fixed term contract/secondment opportunity until 31 March 2018

Do you have experience of leading projects that support museums to become more resilient and innovative organisations? Could you provide effective leadership to promote the Museum Accreditation advisory service, encouraging museums to achieve agreed standards in managing their collections effectively for the benefit of their users?

SHARE Museums East is the regional museum development programme managed and delivered by Norfolk Museums Service. The SHARE Team works closely with county based Museum Development Officers to provide support and promote skills sharing to museums across the East of England. The programme is supported with public funding from Arts Council England and regional partners.

You would be responsible for the strategic management, delivery, monitoring and evaluation of the Museum Development programme for the region and for advocating for museums to key stakeholders. You will be a confident communicator with strong financial and project management skills as well as a broad practical knowledge of issues effecting the museum sector. Based in Norwich, you would be expected to travel across the region, to meet the needs of museums and to build relationships with regional and local partners and stakeholders.

For an informal discussion regarding this vacancy please contact Jo Warr, Head of Development on 01603 493665 or email jo.warr@norfolk.gov.uk

We welcome applications from individuals currently working in other organisations, however we would like to make you aware that priority consideration for this post may be given to current employees who are affected by restructure within the organisation or are in a redeployment position.

To view further information regarding the vacancy please click on the link below:

7770 Information Pack 11-15.pdf

Redeployee closing date: 12 November 2015
All other applicants closing date: 22 November 2015
Interview date: 3 December 2015