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As Assistant Exhibition Organiser for The National Media Museum, you will assist with the management and organization of the practical and administrative aspects of our temporary exhibitions programme. You will be part of a team that, each year, delivers content for up to six temporary exhibitions, six displays, one semi-permanent exhibition and all associated web content, multi-media and interactive exhibits. So over the course of the contract, there’s lots to get involved in.

Ideally, you will have a background in the museum or cultural sector, including collections management. If you come from a different sector, you must have outstanding project management skills with demonstrable proof that you can co-ordinate events, manage transport and delivery issues, organise essential documentation and communicate project requirements to colleagues, designers, drivers and contractors.

Award winning, visionary and truly unique, The National Media Museum embraces photography, film, television, radio and the web. It aims to engage, inspire and educate through comprehensive collections, innovative education programmes and a powerful yet sensitive approach to contemporary issues.

Together, the Science Museum, The National Railway Museum and The National Media Museum form a unique family of museums with a vision to provide outstanding visitor experiences. We aim to engage and inspire diverse audiences, while at the same time rewarding and developing the people who contribute to our success.

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Closing date: Wednesday, December 14th, 2011

Assistant Exhibition Organiser

Fixed Term Contract (until end Oct 2012), Maternity Cover

£16,606 - £18,000

National Media Museum, Bradford

Full-time 36 hours per week, office hours


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