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Museum Public Events Executive

£23,000 per annum
Closing Date:
Closing Time:
9:00 PM
Interview Date:
Fixed Term (1 year)
Full-time basis
c£23,000 pa 
Colindale, NW London

The Royal Air Force Museum is a National Museum that tells the story of the RAF through its people and collections. It has three sites (London, Cosford and Stafford) and a trading company which supplements its funding which comes principally from the Ministry of Defence.

The Museum is looking for a Public Events Executive to work with and support the Museum Public Events Manager to both increase visitor numbers and maximise income generation through the successful development and management of a programme of public events. 

We are looking to expand our public events programme, and will be delivering specific events for the 100th Anniversary of the RAF this year. This is an exciting time to join our team and offers the ideal candidate the opportunity for significant professional development.

Candidates must have experience in an events related role, ideally in a public facing role. The ideal candidate will be creative, highly organised, flexible, pro-active and have lots of initiative and energy. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with a high standard of both verbal and written English are essential requirements as is a high level of client service.  Strong proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel is also required.  

This is a great opportunity to work in a high profile, National Museum at a busy and exciting time, and make a very real contribution to its future income generation and visitor experiences.

The post will be based in Colindale, NW London.  The post involves working weekdays, weekends, Bank Holidays, early mornings, evenings and, on occasion overnight working.

To apply:

Please send us your CV and cover letter to with ‘Museum Public Events Executive’ on the subject line.

Closing date for applications: 14 March 2018 at 9pm

Interviews will take place on: 21 March 2018

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