The Museums Association is seeking a creative and experienced events programmer and journalist to join its publications and events department providing maternity cover for a period of up to 12 months commencing in July 2018.

The postholder will be responsible for planning, developing and managing a series of one-day Museums Association conferences, as well as organising seminars at the Museums Association annual conference. 

The postholder will also be responsible for writing editorial content, online and in print.

This includes commissioning and editing Museum Practice and uploading it to the CMS; writing news for the Museums Association’s website; and contributing to the organisation’s monthly magazine, Museums Journal.

Experience and knowledge of the museum sector is vital.

The Museums Association is a membership organisation for everyone working in museums, galleries and heritage. Working for us would be an excellent opportunity to work within a cultural sector organisation and be part of a small and enthusiastic team.

The closing date for applications is 03 June 2018 at 11.59pm

Please send completed application form to with subject heading ‘Events and content programmer (maternity cover)’.

Interviews will be held on 07 and 08 June 2018.

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