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The Horniman connects us all with global cultures and the natural environment, encouraging us to shape a positive future for the world we all share.
We can only help achieve this through our amazing members of staff who work at our Museum and Gardens in Forest Hill, and our Study Collections Centre. We are so proud of the work we do together, and were recently awarded Art Fund Museum of the Year 2022.
Find out more about working at the Horniman as well as our current vacancies.
We are looking for a visionary and inspiring leader, who will promote and develop a strategy that significantly raises the distinctive profile of the Museum and Gardens to ensure its continuing relevance and financial sustainability.
You will be a compelling ambassador and spokesperson, representing the Horniman locally, nationally and internationally; building partnerships, creating opportunities, and capitalising on beneficial relationships with cultural and educational organisations.
Candidates will bring a sustained track record of effective leadership at a senior level, with experience of leading change across organisations as well as extensive knowledge of fundraising and income generation. You will be a creative thinker with an entrepreneurial mindset and bring a commitment to equality and diversity to London’s only museum where environment, ecology and human cultures can be seen side by side at a global scale.
Saxton Bampfylde Ltd is acting as an employment agency advisor to the Horniman Museum and Gardens on this appointment.
For further information about the role, including details about how to apply, please visit saxbam.com/appointments or click the link below, using reference EAFVC. Alternatively telephone +44 (0)20 7227 0880 (during office hours).
Applications should be received by noon on 14 December 2023.