Business Development Manager
Salary Grade: 10 £30,480 – £34,196 per annum
37 hours per week
The Beacon Museum, Whitehaven, is seeking a highly motivated individual with proven experience and skill in identifying and developing income-generating business streams, activities and opportunities for this award-winning accredited Museum. The Museum is currently undergoing a £1.2M grant-funded development including the creation of a Conference and Learning Centre and new Indemnity standard exhibition gallery. You will play a key role in moving the museum towards a self-financing and independent operating model.
Working with the Beacon Museum Director and Steering Group, you will have excellent communication and marketing skills across a range of digital and traditional media. You will be responsible for preparing and delivering the marketing and promotion plans for the Museum including assisting in the Museum developing a national profile. You will also ensure that the local community including businesses are able to engage and become an increasing part of the Beacon Museum.
The Beacon Museum is a collaboration between Copeland Borough Council and Sellafield Ltd.
Closing date: Tuesday 30th August 2016
Interviews will be held on Friday 9th September 2016
Interviews will include a 10 minute presentation.
To complete an online application form and to view the job profile please visit http://www.copeland.gov.uk/content/job-vacancies, alternatively please contact Customer Services, Copeland Borough Council, The Market Hall, Market Place, Whitehaven, Cumbria, CA28 7JG, tel. 01946 598300.