Head of Operations

Leeds Museums and Galleries (LMG) seeks to appoint a new post of Head of Operations to provide strong leadership in day-to-day operational management and strategic development across LMG’s nine museums. The post-holder will join the service’s senior management team, reporting to the Head of Museums and Galleries.

The key aspects of the role will be:

•  To deliver a programme of continual development and improvement across LMG museums in line with strategic objectives.

•  To ensure that each museum provides a high quality visitor experience, which is distinctive, appropriate, sustainable and meets the needs of the people of Leeds and visitors to the city.

•  To develop and lead an enthusiastic, well-motivated Keepers and Principal Keepers team.

•  To develop and lead the LMG technical team ensuring a joined-up approach based on service needs.

The post is funded by Arts Council England National Portfolio Organisation (NPO) funding and is fixed term until 31 March 2022 which is the end of the current funding period.

We promote diversity and want a workforce that reflects the population of Leeds.

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Start Date

4th September 2018

Closing Date

23rd September 2018