The Wallace Collection

Current Vacancies

Enriqueta Harris Frankfort Curatorial Assistant

Closing date for Applications: Tuesday, May 30th, 2017

The Wallace Collection is delighted to announce the creation of a new two-year position combining museum experience and Spanish art-historical studies in memory of Enriqueta Frankfort Harris. Before her death in 2006, Dr Frankfort Harris was a leading authority on Spanish painting in the UK, particularly the works of Velázquez and Goya.  The Wallace Collection is proud to be collaborating with the Centro de Estudios Europa Hispánica (CEEH) in the appointment of this role, and is extremely grateful for their on-going support.

This post is intended to strengthen the curatorial team and specifically its research activities in the field of Spanish painting, but also to provide a professional start in the career of someone intending to make a career in curatorship. It is envisaged as a training opportunity for someone with little experience of museum work but with a formal academic training, and is designed to encourage an early-stage researcher to engage with museum objects and produce new research.

For more information on the job specification, please see the full Job Brief.

 

SALARY AND WORKING HOURS

The salary for this post will be circa £19,552 per annum. In addition, the post-holder will receive 25 days paid leave per annum (plus 2.5 “privilege” days) and membership of an occupational pension scheme.

 

Deadline for applications:        9am Tuesday 30 May 2017

Date of Interview:                  Friday 30 June 2017

 

Please kindly ensure that you complete the Equal Opportunities Form and return it together with the Application Form in one email at recruitment@wallacecollection.org.

If you have not heard from us within four weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Required Documents
Full Job Description
Application Form
Equal Opportunities Form

Curator of French Paintings

Closing date for Applications: Tuesday, May 30th, 2017

In order to strengthen its curatorial team, the Wallace Collection is looking to recruit a Curator of French Paintings, who will be responsible for the care of the Wallace Collection’s eighteenth- and nineteenth- century French paintings, including watercolours and miniatures. 

This is an exciting time to join the Curatorial team at the museum. French painting is a core area of our medium and long-term planning and will be central to our activities, which will involve an increasing number of exhibitions in soon-to-be-refurbished exhibition galleries and rotating displays in the permanent collection. We continue to engage with and diversify our audience and currently attract over 415,000 visitors a year to the museum, while continuing to implement major refurbishment plans. 

For more information on the job specification, please see the full Job Brief.

 

SALARY AND WORKING HOURS

The salary for this post will be circa £27-32,000 per annum, depending on experience. In addition, the post-holder will receive 25 days paid leave per annum (plus 2.5 “privilege” days) and membership of an occupational pension scheme.

 

Deadline for applications:        9am Tuesday 30 May 2017

Date of Interview:                  Wednesday 21 June 2017

 

Please kindly ensure that you complete the Equal Opportunities Form and return it together with the Application Form in one email at recruitment@wallacecollection.org.

If you have not heard from us within four weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Required Documents
Full Job Description
Application Form
Equal Opportunities Form

EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT TO THE DIRECTOR

Closing date for Applications: Sunday, June 18th, 2017

The Wallace Collection is a collection of the fine and decorative arts formed in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. The museum is internationally famous for its collection of French eighteenth-century art, European princely arms and armour and Old Master paintings.

 

The role involves providing effective executive support to the Director, scheduling recurring activities as well as reacting to the changing needs of the office. The postholder is the main point of contact for the office of the Chairman, the Board of Trustees and Senior Management Team.

The salary is in the range £27,056 to £32,969 depending relevant skills, knowledge and experience with access to an occupational pension scheme and an interest-free season ticket loan.

Closing date for applications:             Sunday 18 June (This an extension to the original deadline previous applicants do not need to reapply) 

Date of interview:                                    Friday 23 June 

Please call the HR department on 020 7563 9565 if you would like a paper application form.

 The Wallace Collection is an equal opportunities employer

Please complete the Equal Opportunities Form and return it with the Application Form in one email at recruitment@wallacecollection.org.

If you have not heard from us within four weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

 

Required Documents
Full Job Description
Application Form
Equal Opportunities Form

Curator Of Paintings, Watercolours, Miniatures And Manuscripts (Excluding France) - Maternity cover

Closing date for Applications: Monday, June 5th, 2017

This is an exciting time to join the Curatorial team at the Museum. Old Masters and British Paintings form a core area of our medium and long-term planning and will be central to our activities, which will involve an increasing number of exhibitions in soon-to-be-refurbished exhibition galleries and rotating displays in the permanent collection.We continue to engage with and diversify our audience and currently attract over 415,000 visitors a year to the museum, while continuing to implement the major programme of refurbishment plans.

The post-holder will work closely with the Director, the Curatorial Assistants and the Head of Collections Services to deliver the exhibition ‘El Greco to Goya: Spanish masterpieces from the Bowes Museum’, scheduled for 26 September 2017 – 07 January 2018.

Salary to be determined but likely to be between £32,000 - £37,000 depending on skills, knowledge and experience. 

Closing date for completed applications:       Monday 5th June 2017 9am

Interview date:                                           Wednesday 14th June 2017

 

Please call the HR department on 020 7563 9565 if you would like a paper application form.

The Wallace Collection is an equal opportunities employer

Please complete the Equal Opportunities Form and return it with the Application Form in one email at recruitment@wallacecollection.org.

If you have not heard from us within four weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Required Documents
Full Job Description
Application Form
Equal Opportunities Form

Communications Officer

Closing date for Applications: Tuesday, June 6th, 2017

The Wallace Collection is a collection of the fine and decorative arts formed in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. The museum is internationally famous for its collection of French eighteenth-century art, European princely arms and armour and Old Master paintings.

 

The role, reporting to the Head of Communications, is responsible for the management of the Collection’s digital activity and providing press and PR support to the Head of Communications.

 

The salary for this full-time post is in the range £23,000 to £25,000 depending on relevant skills, knowledge and experience with access to an occupational pension scheme and an interest-free season ticket loan.

 

Closing date for applications: 12 noon, Tuesday 6 June 2017

 

Interview date: Wednesday 14 June 2017

 

Please call the HR department on 020 7563 9565 if you would like a paper application form.

 

The Wallace Collection is an equal opportunities employer.

Required Documents
Full Job Description
Application Form
Equal Opportunities Form