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The Trust employs staff in all of the specialist areas covered by the Horniman: anthropology, musical instruments, natural history, the aquarium, gardens, education, conservation, documentation, collections management and library.

In addition, we have staff providing other functions including Marketing, Fundraising, IT,  HR, Finance, Facilities, Cleaning and Security, and the important service provided directly to the public by our Visitor Assistants.

The Trust has approximately 91 full time equivalent posts and the post-holders are located either in the main Museum or our Study Collections Centre, sited in Greenwich. In addition to these posts we regularly offer short term contracts where we have been successful in obtaining funding for specific projects.

Anthropology Re-display Project Co-ordinator – Ref CMSP3.15

We are currently looking for a Project Co-ordinator to support the development and delivery of our Heritage Lottery Funded Collections People Stories Anthropology Re-display. You will assist the Project Director throughout the concept and design development, submission of our Stage 2 application and implementation of the new Anthropology display and associated infrastructure improvements.

If you are interested in getting involved with a capital project, this is an ideal post for you. You will play a key role in developing and maintaining good relationships with internal and external teams, co-ordinating the delivery of content and information for the Horniman. You will organise and attend key internal and external project meetings and you will provide administrative support for the project.

Our ideal candidate will have experience of working in a museum, preferably in the area of exhibitions, conservation or collections management, combined with experience of developing positive working relationships, internally and externally. We need someone who has managed projects effectively, with excellent communication skills and good administrative skills.

For further information and to apply, please download the application pack below.

The closing date for completed applications is 10am on Wednesday 1 April 2015.  Interviews will be held on Wednesday 15 April 2015.

Facilities Assistant (part-time) – Ref CIG3.15

The Horniman has a busy public events programme along with ambitious plans to grow its commercial operation which includes events, private functions and filming and photography across the estate. We are currently looking to recruit a Facilities Assistant to help support the delivery of these activities including setting up and maintaining equipment, troubleshooting basic technical and facilities issues and ensuring that our spaces meet the highest standards in terms of presentation.

For further information and to apply, please download the application pack below.

The closing date for completed applications is 10am on Wednesday 1 April 2015.  Interviews will be held on Monday 13 April 2015.