Gallery Registrar

Responsible for the administration of the Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts (SCVA) art collections and artworks under its care, the Gallery Registrar co-ordinates and records all movement of works of art for exhibition; loans; conservation and storage across the whole organisation, ensuring high standards of care.

The SCVA is one of the most important public university art galleries in Britain. The extraordinary art collection includes works dating from prehistory to the late twentieth century from across the globe.  There are a significant number of works by modern masters of European art such as Pablo Picasso, Edgar Degas, Alberto Giacometti, Henry Moore and Francis Bacon. The SCVA is also a venue for major exhibitions and has one of the largest temporary exhibitions spaces in the UK outside London.  For further information please visit:

Applicants must be educated to degree level (or equivalent qualification or experience),  have proficient knowledge of museum databases and collections management systems, and have experience of arts administration including loan agreements and exhibition contracts.

Closing date: 20 February 2018.

To apply for this vacancy, please follow the online instructions at:

The University is a Bronze Athena Swan Award holder, currently working towards Silver.

Ref: SC3258

Fixed-term (Maternity Cover)

£25,728 to £31,604 per annum

Opportunity Type


Contact Name

Karen Parsons

Contact Email


Start Date

9th February 2018

Closing Date

20th February 2018