Executive Director San Juan PR
Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico
Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico (MAPR) seeks an enterprising, bilingual Executive Director with exceptional leadership skills. Expand fundraising, strengthen programs, grow audience. MAPR presents the art of Puerto Rico from 17th century to the present. 30 full-time employees and $5 million budget. MAPR comprises 130,000 square feet of space, 22 galleries, education center, art conservation lab, on-site art storage, and a 400-seat auditorium. Full qualifications/how to apply here.
Deadline 9/3/2018 searchandref@museum-search.com. EOE. Nominations welcome.
Please quote Global Museum Jobs in your application. Posted July 21st

Gallery Evaluation Volunteer Cambridge, UK
The Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Closing date: September 7th, 2018
Job Type: Volunteer
Closing Date: 12 noon on 7 September 2018
We would like to know who visits the Museum and what they do when they are here. What do visitors get out of their visit? What do they particularly enjoy? What areas do they find difficult?
The Gallery Evaluation project seeks to answer some of these questions, by observing and interviewing our visitors.
Volunteer tasks:
- Following appropriate training, volunteers use a variety of evaluation methods to understand our visitors
- Volunteers will be expected to time and track visitors, to conduct exit interviews, questionnaires and meaning maps with members of the public. This will include engaging and proactively approaching visitors
- Information and feedback from visitors will be recorded by the volunteer on paper forms tailored for each venue, following a consistent and structured method
- Volunteers to remain professional and positive in their approach to evaluation and understand that they may be seen by the public as representing the museums
- Volunteers will be expected to conduct the evaluation activity alongside the Front-of-House teams.
What you will gain from this role:
- Training in a variety of museum evaluation methods
- Develop your skills and experience within a University museum setting
- Join a motivated, fun and enthusiastic team
- Gain valuable experience that will enhance your CV and set you apart in the job market
- Meet new people within your local community
- Satisfaction of giving back
- Gain cultural sector contacts within a supportive environment
Skills required:
Volunteers from all backgrounds and experience are welcome, especially those who have an interest in working in the Museum and Heritage Sector or market research. We are looking for confident, reliable, punctual and self-motivated people who are able to put visitors at their ease. Volunteers must be approachable, able to communicate with a variety of audiences and a good listener. Much of the time you will be working unsupervised, while also representing the museum to members of the public. This role requires volunteers to be on their feet in the museums for much of the time.
Potential time involvement: Evaluation takes place during the normal opening hours of the museum. A session is usually two hours.
Location: predominantly the Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, but other University of Cambridge Museums if required.
Responsible to: Sarah-Jane Harknett, Outreach Organiser at MAA. Direct work with museum Front-of-house staff
Training and Support: We will provide you with training in the particular museum evaluation techniques used by the project.
Health and safety responsibilities:
You will be responsible for your own health and safety and that of others with whom you volunteer, by reporting all potential and actual health and safety matters including accidents using the correct procedures.
For more information and to apply, email
Opening Doors Project Coordinator
opendoor@hermes.cam.ac.uk.
Please quote Global Museum Jobs in your application. Posted July 19th

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Sales & Events Coordinator Melbourne, Australia
Melbourne Museum
An incredible opportunity has opened up for a highly motivated and focused Sales & Events Coordinator.
Is the search for your next career move driven by the passion to work in an environment where you can use your imagination and get creative?
Do you love planning events to get great satisfaction when your guests and clients are happy?
Can you provide solid input into the daily operation of a vibrant, upbeat and dynamic Sales and Event’s Team?
Are you self-motivated and an excellent communicator with the ability to problem-solve effectively?
Are you positive and supportive with the ability to work autonomously and in a team environment and ‘get your hands dirty’?
If you said YES, then this could be the career opportunity you’ve been waiting for!
Work closely with our client to achieve shared goals – support and develop opportunities
Competitive salary package
Opportunity for career progression
As an integral part of our close knit team across multiple Iconic Melbourne Museums, you will have previous successful experience in sales and event coordination, with strong time-management, interpersonal, communication and presentation skills. Possess excellent attention to detail with a proven ability to multi task and prioritise while remaining passionate about delivering the highest levels of customer satisfaction and engagement.
Full posting here.
Applications close: 17 Aug 2018 AUS Eastern Standard Time.
Please quote Global Museum Jobs in your application. Posted July 19th

Curatorial Assistant (Archive & Library) Colindale, NW London, UK
The RAF Museum
Job Type: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: £21,113 per annum
Closing Date: 2 August 2018 at 5pm.
The Royal Air Force Museum is Britain's National Museum that tells the story of the RAF through its people and collections. It has three sites (London, Cosford and Stafford) and a trading company which supplements its funding which comes principally from the Ministry of Defence.
The Curatorial Assistant will join the Museum at an exciting time during the RAF's Centenary year.
The post-holder will be a member of the Archive and Library team undertaking a wide range of activities to help look after, research and enable access to the Archive and Library collection.
They will assist in supporting the delivery of the RAF Museum's Centenary Programme and legacy activities.
There will be an opportunity to undertake research in order to contribute to the Museum's research Programme.
Educated to degree level (or equivalent level of knowledge gained through employment) and experience of working in a museum or heritage organisation are essential requirements.
The abilities to work within a team and under pressure are also important. A good knowledge of RAF history is desirable but not essential.
The post will be based in Colindale, NW London. Travel between the Museum's sites and other venues in the UK and abroad may be required from time to time.
A clean driving license will also be useful.
You will be offered excellent benefits, including 30 days annual leave in addition to bank holidays, a contributory pension scheme, an annual season ticket loan and numerous staff discounts whilst developing your career in a world-class museum group.
To apply:
- Please see download the full job description from our website.
- Please send us your CV and cover letter to jobs@rafmuseum.org with 'Curatorial Assistant (Archive & Library)' on the subject line.
Closing date for applications: Thursday 2 August 2018 at 5pm.
Interviews will take place during the week commencing: 3 September 2018.
Please quote Global Museum Jobs in your application. Posted July 19th

Branding and Marketing Consultant Devon,UK
Tiverton Museum
An experienced consultant is required to provide branding recommendations and a Marketing Plan for Tiverton Museum. The plan will be informed by findings in a new Audience Development Plan (being created during the summer 2018) to shape the future marketing of all of the museum’s services to current and potential audiences. The closing date for applications is 17 September 2018. Further information is available at: Branding and Marketing Consultant - Tiverton Museum
Full posting here.
Please quote Global Museum Jobs in your application. Posted July 19th

Training and Development Advisor London, UK
Royal Museums Greenwich
Salary: £20,250 - £28,250 per annum
Closing date: 05 Aug 2018
Are you passionate about training and development? Do you want to support a unique organisation and its staff to develop to their full potential? If so, this is an exceptional opportunity to build your skills and experience across the training and development arena. You’ll be overseeing the delivery of a comprehensive service at all levels of the organisation, working with multidisciplinary teams, senior managers and individuals. It’s also your chance to work in this genuinely inspiring environment, with three historic museum locations and Cutty Sark set in a UNESCO World Heritage Site as well as the newly opened Prince Philip Maritime Collections Centre.
Full posting here.
Please quote Global Museum Jobs in your application. Posted July 19th

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Production Editor
Wiltshire, UK
A leading digital academic publisher is seeking a Production Editor to join their team. You will be a project lead, as you will be responsible for managing the entire production process for their Arts and Humanities collections to ensure projects are published on time and to budget. This is a full time role based in Wiltshire.
Closing date: 18 Aug 2018
Full posting here.
Please quote Global Museum Jobs in your application. Posted July 19th

Social Media Manager London, UK
The British Museum
Full time
Permanent
£28,655 pro-rata per annum
Application Deadline: 12 noon, 7 August 2018
The British Museum is offering an exciting opportunity for a Social Media Manager to oversee the Museum's official social media communications, with an international audience of millions. You will contribute to social media content development to grow audiences and engagement, deliver successful community management and measure, report and apply learnings.
Key areas of responsibility:
Day-to-day management of the Museum's official profiles across social media platforms (including, but not limited to, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn)
Coordinate publishing of content on the Museum's blog, liaising with Press & Marketing teams, in particular the Marketing Managers and Marketing Editor
Develop the Museum's social media portfolio to experiment with new and emerging channels, and to test new forms of channel-specific content, with an emphasis on native video, to reach target audiences
Lead on planning and delivering high quality social media content across all these channels, in close collaboration with stakeholders, for marketing campaigns as well as representing the permanent collection and all Museum news and activity.
Person Specification:
Educated to degree level, the successful candidate will hold qualifications, training or experience in digital marketing, email and social media. Experience in producing digital content, using analytics and engagement tools is desirable. We are looking for someone who had good negotiation skills, high levels of verbal and written communication, and is good at building relationships across teams and departments.
Full posting here.
Please quote Global Museum Jobs in your application. Posted July 19th

Arts Administrator Winnipeg, MB, Canada
Manitoba Arts Network
Salary: $2,600.00 monthly for 100 hours per month
Term or contract (ending: 2018-11-12) Part time
Employment conditions: Flexible Hours, To be determined
Languages: English
Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience
Experience: 2 years to less than 3 years
Specific Skills:
Project management; Prepare budgets and monitor revenues and expenses; Organize conferences and meetings; Develop, promote and implement public relations and promotional programs; Develop and administer policies and programs; Plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate daily operations
Additional Skills: Co-ordinate project
Planning and Management Skills
Manage Event Logistics
How to apply:
Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.
By email:
director@mbartsnet.ca
Please quote Global Museum Jobs in your application. Posted July 19th

Marketing & Communications Coordinator Sydney, Australia
Art Gallery NSW
Total Remuneration Package up to $85,757
Salary range ($70,653 - $77,363)
The Art Gallery of New South Wales in Sydney is seeking applicants for the role of Marketing & Communications Coordinator. The role coordinates marketing and communications requirements on key projects to promote and engage broad audiences and stakeholders with the Art Gallery of New South Wales.
Full posting here.
Closing date for applications: Sunday, 29 July at 11.59 pm
Please quote Global Museum Jobs in your application. Posted July 19th

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Collections Information Officer Edinburgh, Scotland
National Museums Scotland
Deadline: 26/07/2018
National Museums Scotland is one of the leading museum groups in Europe. With one of the largest and most diverse collections in the world, we are responsible for the acquisition, preservation and display of a substantial part of Scotland’s cultural, historic and national heritage.
Millions of local and international visitors enjoy our four museums each year, and we also introduce our collections to a much wider audience than can physically visit our museums through, touring exhibitions, loans, community engagement, digital programmes and research.
Over the past decade, we have invested over £110 million in our collections, our museums and the experiences we provide for our visitors. Alongside this, we have continued to transform how we communicate and engage with our audiences. This year, the continuing implementation of our Masterplan for the National Museum of Scotland has seen the opening of ten inspiring galleries of fashion, applied art and design and of science and technology. At the National Museum of Flight further investment has enabled us to make a step change in the visitor experience through the restoration of two historic hangers and creation of new displays.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a permanent appointment to the National Museums Scotland’s Collections Information team. Reporting to the Collections Information Manager, the Collections Information Officer will play a central role in supporting the Museum’s programmes of digitisation and collections information management.
Full posting here.
Please quote Global Museum Jobs in your application. Posted April 12th