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Job title: Touring Exhibitions Officer
Organisation: National Museums Scotland
Type: One year, fixed term contract. Full time
Salary: £30,015 – £32,640 per annum
Location: Edinburgh, United Kingdom
National Museums Scotland embarked on an exciting programme of touring exhibitions in 2016. The Touring Exhibitions Officer will support the Touring Exhibitions Manager in the delivery of this emerging programme.
The role will involve the delivery and implementation of allocated touring exhibitions, including liaison with a wide range of key colleagues internally to ensure the timely delivery of these projects. Liaison with tour venues to support the practical arrangements for each touring exhibition project is also a key part of this role.
Educated to degree level, with experience of supporting the delivery of touring exhibitions in a museum or in the cultural sector, you will possess an up to date knowledge and understanding of exhibitions and audience needs in museums in the UK and beyond. You must be able to demonstrate your creative and practical approach to touring exhibition projects, as well as the ability to manage projects on time and within budget. Excellent communication and diplomacy skills are key to the success of this post.