Head of Exhibitions Projects and Interpretation
Imperial War Museums, London
Salary: £42,630 + 20.9 employer pension contribution
Full Time, Fixed term
Closing Date: 9am, Wednesday 28 March 2018.
The post holder will oversee the delivery and development of the temporary exhibition programme to ensure all projects are delivered on time, to budget and to an excellent standard. The post will act as the season programme manager for our public programme, planning and managing the season schedule, risk and budgets and ensuring the content works together across multiple projects.
This post will line manage the Exhibitions and Interpretation Managers, providing expert interpretation and project management guidance and driving forward a programme of innovation and creativity in the way we shape our exhibitions and interpretation programme.
While this role will be based at IWM London, the post holder will be required to travel to other IWM branches to provide project management or support as required.
You will be expected to work independently as well as across different teams in order to contribute to and deliver the priorities of IWM – using your knowledge, skills, talent and potential to the best of your ability.
You will focus at all times on delivering excellent customer service, ensure value for money at all times while being professional, courteous and demonstrating the behaviours and attributes expected of all IWM employees. You will also adhere to all corporate standards, and use corporate systems as directed to ensure consistency of service, brand and operational standards.
You will be an experienced specialist in your area and take on broad responsibilities, working across departments effectively, working with individuals, partners and where appropriate volunteers.
You should be able to lead, manage and motivate your staff, partners and, where relevant, volunteers in order to get the best out of them
To identify and implement learning and development needs for both yourself and your team including volunteers, if appropriate.