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Commercial Development Assistant

  • Employer: Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council
  • Reference: BMBC/22/199513
  • Published: Fri 17/06/2022, 0:05 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 01/07/2022, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Evenings, Full Time, Weekends
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £20,444 - £22,129
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Barnsley Museums Venues, South Yorkshire

It’s an exciting time for the award winning Barnsley Museums. We have just been awarded £3.93M Cultural Development Fund grant focused on one of our venues – Elsecar Heritage Centre, we have recently opened three cultural units in the brand new Glassworks, a vibrant new leisure and retail centre – and Experience Barnsley was a finalist in Museum of the Year 2021. We are a National Portfolio Organisation funded by Arts Council England, and Barnsley has just been named as one of 15 Priority Places in the North of England by ACE

 

Barnsley Museums is seeking two enthusiastic and experienced Commercial Development Assistants to lead on and bring fresh ideas to our venue hire and retail offer across our museum sites.

 

Ideal candidates will have experience in the events or programming sector and/or retail sector, a passion for providing high quality visitor experiences and exceptional administration skills.   These individuals will be great communicators, well organised and able to leverage income opportunities for the museum service from a range of clients.

 

You will work with the wider commercial team facilitating room hires, markets, weddings and high- profile events so must be able to work flexibly, adapting your skills to a range of situations when dealing with the public and colleagues. The retail element of the role will involve supporting the Visitor Services Team to source exciting new products for our shops and marketing these in an enticing way.

 

These roles are ideal for individuals who can work on their own initiative,  and are keen to get involved in commercial development within the museums and heritage sector.

 

The roles will involve working some evenings and weekends

 

For more information about us please visit www.barnsley-museums.com

How to Apply

Please apply online via the link provided. Please note, we do not accept CVs submitted without a fully completed online application form.

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  • Employer: Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council
  • Reference: BMBC/22/199513
  • Published: Fri 17/06/2022, 0:05 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 01/07/2022, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Evenings, Full Time, Weekends
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £20,444 - £22,129
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Barnsley Museums Venues, South Yorkshire

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