Salary: £25,248 per annum
Contract: Fixed Term: 9 months in duration (Full time)
The Patrons Co-ordinator role is an exciting opportunity to enter the Development department of the British Museum and gain a breadth of relevant experience and specialist training. The Development department provides vital support for the Museum’s fundraising activities.
The post-holder will provide support to the Patrons team, enabling positive relationships with the Museum’s Patrons and Departmental Supporter Groups. In this role, you will need to maintain the highest levels of organisation in administering the Patrons scheme, and to be enthusiastic in providing an excellent service for our Patrons, taking a proactive and considerate approach when thinking of the important relationships held between the team and the Museum’s Patrons.
Educated to degree level, or equivalent, the ideal candidate will be IT literate and will have a strong knowledge of databases. You will have demonstrable knowledge of working within a Development office or other customer facing profession.
We are interested in hearing from candidates who are resourceful, logical and analytical. With a proactive approach, you will maintain a strong attention to detail and will be able to work both as part of a team and on your own initiative. The willingness and ability to undertake duties as required by the needs of the office, and availability to work occasional evenings, is essential.
Interview Dates: Thursday 3rd and Friday 4th May 2018
About the British Museum:
Founded in 1753, the British Museum’s remarkable collection spans over two million years of human history and culture. The Museum is one of the UK’s leading visitor attractions with over six million visitors in 2016 and its world-famous collection includes the Rosetta Stone, the Parthenon sculptures, Egyptian mummies, the Admonitions Scroll, and the Amaravati sculptures.
The Museum adheres to the HMG Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) requirements for all staff at the British Museum.
The Museum is an equal opportunity employer, supports a diverse workplace and offers a competitive benefits package including:
• Membership of the civil service pension scheme
• Free entry to a wide range of museums and exhibitions
• Participation in private and public Museum activities, including talks by leading curators from around the world and behind-the-scenes opportunities to learn how museums care for and manage their extraordinary collections
• Generous annual leave allowance
• Interest-free season ticket loan
• Professional & personal development opportunities
• Employee Assistance Programme
• Discounts on food and gift shop purchases
If you are a positive individual, passionate about the Museum and would like to know more about this exciting opportunity, please follow the “Apply now” link below where you will be directed to complete your application.
Closing date: 22nd April 2018, 23:59