Opportunities

PROJECT EVALUATOR

We have recently been awarded a HLF grant for its Coalfield Conversations project. This four-year project is aimed at increasing aboveground visitor engagement and focuses on four key areas: site welcome; a new site-wide wayfaring and interpretive signage scheme; new visitor-focused, volunteer-led activities; and growing an up-skilled volunteer cohort. 

The Museum is looking for an experienced evaluation consultant to evaluate the project over its four-year life, from initial benchmarking through to interim and then final project evaluation.

To discuss this post further contact Shaun McLoughlin, Head of Engagement and Collections on 01924 848806.

For an external evaluation brief contact Joanne Healey by e-mail at: joanne.healey@ncm.org.uk

Closing date for completed applications: 1st February 2019

PLANNING, PROMOTION AND SOCIAL MEDIA ASSISTANT

We are looking for an innovative, passionate and energetic person.

Working under the direction of the Head of Marketing the post-holder will assist in the overall promotion of the Museum to the general visitor, education and corporate markets with a view to increasing visitor numbers, generating income and enhancing the visitor experience.

For a Job Description and an Application Pack contact Joanne Healey by e-mail at: joanne.healey@ncm.org.uk

To discuss this post further contact Shaun McLoughlin, Head of Engagement and Collections on 01924 848806

The salary for this post is £18,000 - £20,000 pa - 36 hours per week

Closing date for completed applications: Friday 1st February 2019 at 3pm

SENIOR SHOP ASSISTANT/VISITOR WELCOME EXECUTIVE

We are looking for an excellent communicator to lead our Visitor Welcome Team to provide an inviting and informative welcome for all visitors to the Museum.  The successful candidate will take charge of the shop and promote and maximise the Museum’s retail offer, both onsite and online. 

If you are proactive, IT literate and able to remain calm and professional under pressure, then this could be the opportunity you have been looking for.

For a Job Description and an Application Pack contact Joanne Healey by e-mail at: joanne.healey@ncm.org.uk

To discuss this post further contact Julie Elliott, Director of Finance, Planning and Performance on 01924 848806

The Museum offers a generous holiday entitlement and pension scheme and operates a flexible working policy.

The salary for this post is £17,100pa rising to £19,000pa 

Closing date for completed applications: Friday 1st February 2019 at 3pm

GROUP SALES EXECUTIVE  

We are looking for a Group Sales Executive. You will join our Commercial Team to promote our 5 star experience to groups and school booking organisers and provide an efficient and effective booking service. 

We need a confident communicator, with excellent relationship building abilities and proficient in IT and workload management.

For a Job Description and an Application Pack contact Joanne Healey by e-mail at: joanne.healey@ncm.org.uk

To discuss this post further contact Julie Elliott, Director of Finance, Planning and Performance on 01924 848806

The Museum offers a generous holiday entitlement and pension scheme and operates a flexible working policy.

The salary for this post is £16,400pa

Closing date for completed applications: Friday 1st February 2019 at 3pm

HEAD OF VISITOR SERVICES/DEPUTY MINE MANAGER

We looking for an innovative, passionate and energetic person. The successful candidate will report to the Mine Director and must be able to deputise for the Mine Manager in his absence.

The successful candidate will be expected to, supervise the allocation of Museum guides to specific informational and instructional underground tours and to allocate other appropriate duties to all staff. To enhance the quality of peoples experience to the NCMME, and to work to increase the number of visitors to the Museum. To support the learning team to inspire and create enjoyment to visitors to the NCMME.

The candidate must be the holder of a First Class Certificate of Competency. Must be familiar with the Mines Regulations 2014. Must have practical experience of mining and specific experience of underground working, gained through working in that industry.

For a Job Description and an Application Pack contact Joanne Healey by e-mail at: joanne.healey@ncm.org.uk

To discuss this post further contact Shaun McLoughlin, Head of Engagement and Collections on 01924 848806

The Museum offers a generous holiday entitlement and pension scheme and operates a flexible working policy.

The salary for this post is £33,000 - £35,000 pa - 36 hours per week

Closing date for completed applications: Friday 1st February 2019 at 3pm
 

HEAD OF ENGAGEMENT AND CURATION

We are looking for an innovative, passionate and energetic person to lead the Curatorial team.

Reporting to the Mine Director, this person will be responsible to direct the work of the Curatorial Department, to be responsible for the collections, education and library services, to formulate the strategic development of the department and to contribute to the policy framework and long-term development of the organisation as a whole. 

To lead the Curatorial and Collections team, specifically to encourage team building and project management.

For a job Description and an Application Pack contact Joanne Healey by e-mail at: joanne.healey@ncm.org.uk 

To discuss this post further contact Shaun McLoughlin, Head of Engagement and Collections on 01924 848806. 

The Museum offers a generous holiday entitlement and pension scheme and operates a flexible working policy. 

The salary for this post is £31,500 - £35,000 pa - 36 hours per week

Closing date for completed applications: Friday 1st February 2019 at 3pm

 

CHIEF ACCOUNTANT

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a qualified accountant (CCAB or by experience) to join the museum, a charity and company limited by guarantee.

Working for the Director of Finance, Planning and Performance, the post holder will lead a small team and be responsible for delivering an efficient and effective finance function across the organisation ensuring the maintenance of accurate financial records and timely management accounts, together with supporting the delivery of the Museum’s financial strategy.

If you are an inclusive leader with excellent communication skills and the confidence to work on your own initiative then come and join our team.

For a Job Description and an Application Pack contact Joanne Healey by e-mail at: joanne.healey@ncm.org.uk

To discuss this post further contact Julie Elliott, Director of Finance, Planning and Performance on 01924 848806

The Museum offers a generous holiday entitlement and pension scheme and operates a flexible working policy.

The salary for this post is £35,000 pa

Closing date for completed applications: Friday 1st February 2019 at 3pm

COMMERCIAL AND RETAIL MANAGER

We are looking for a proven leader with commercial and retail experience and excellent communication skills to lead the organisation’s commercial strategy and expand our offer to the public.

Working for the Director of Finance, Planning and Performance the successful applicant will provide leadership to our visitor welcome team and work closely with colleagues in Finance and Marketing to maximise sales and commercial opportunities, to support the senior leadership team in the development and delivery of the organisation’s masterplan.

For a Job Description and an Application Pack contact Joanne Healey by e-mail at: joanne.healey@ncm.org.uk

To discuss this post further contact Julie Elliott, Director of Finance, Planning and Performance on 01924 848806

The Museum offers a generous holiday entitlement and pension scheme and operates a flexible working policy.

The salary for this post is £22,680pa rising to £25,200pa

Closing date for completed applications: Friday 1st February 2019 at 3pm

HEAD OF MARKETING

We are looking for an innovative, passionate and energetic person.

The Head of Marketing will report to the Mine Director and will be responsible for ensuring the NCMME brand story is interpreted by current and new audiences in a clear, relevant and compelling way. They will understand who our customers are, understand what will motivate them to interact with us and what will make them want to interact with us again. The Head of Marketing will be well connected and proactive, working collaboratively within the museum to ensure we tell a consistent story. They will play a leading role in the engagement of all audiences internal and external.

For a Job Description and an Application Pack contact Joanne Healey by e-mail at: joanne.healey@ncm.org.uk

To discuss this post further contact Shaun McLoughlin, Head of Engagement and Collections on 01924 848806

The Museum offers a generous holiday entitlement and pension scheme and operates a flexible working policy.

This vacancy is advertised at 27 hour per week at FTE salary of £27,000 - £30,000 pa

Closing date for completed applications: Friday 1st February 2019 at 3pm

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