- Post Ref: ML5693
- Department: Culture & Community
- Division: Museums
- Section: Museums
- Salary details: £27,358 - £29,909 pro rata
- Employment Status: Part Time
- Hours: 29.6 per week
- Contract Type: Temporary
- Closing date: 22 August 2018
- Interview date: 05 September 2018
Poole Museum Service has a great opportunity for an enthusiastic, creative and well organised Fundraising and Membership Officer to develop and implement its new membership programme and manage its fundraising activities.
This is a key moment in the development of the service and its new charitable support organisation, the Poole Museum Foundation. The post-holder will play a critical role in the future of the Foundation and drive forward its newly launched membership scheme, developing an exciting activity programme and using a Subscriber database as a platform for membership and fundraising activity.
There are plans for a major Poole Museums capital project and the post holder will develop the match fundraising scheme, as well as seek funding for our ambitious and exciting exhibition programme.
Poole Museum is the most popular free attraction in Dorset and its most visited museum, as well as the fifth most popular free attraction in South West England. The service leads the Wessex Museums Partnership, which is a National Portfolio Organisation status and funding for 2018-22 by Arts Council England.
The post holder will work in the Poole Museum open plan office as a key member of a friendly and creative team.
This is a temporary contract to 31 December 2019, four days a week (days and hours flexible).
For an informal discussion about this post please contact the Museum Reception on 01202 262600.