Studio Manager: Frames

Studio Manager: Frames
Employer: Royal Museums Greenwich
Salary: £30,000.00 - £37,000.00 Per Annum
Location: London

With sound frames conservation experience, you’ve a proven track record of managing and motivating teams working on complex conservation projects as well as undertaking challenging treatments yourself.

So bring your talents to Royal Museums Greenwich and get hands on with our frames collection, which includes historic carved and gilded frames as well as modern ones. All of which house one of the most significant art collections in Britain telling fascinating stories of the sea, ships, astronomy and time.

As well as an inspiring new role, you’ll enjoy working in a brand new conservation studio at the Prince Philip Maritime Collections Centre. This purpose built studio will provide unique opportunities to work alongside the collection and enhanced potential to develop and grow staff expertise.

Leading all aspects of the conservation and preservation of our frame collections, you’ll plan and allocate the work of the studio to undertake treatments and support the Museum’s busy exhibition programme. Your role will be to provide leadership for the studio for staff and volunteers, provide expert advice across the museum, carry out high-level conservation treatment alongside developing an understanding and knowledge of the collections.

With considerable experience in frame conservation, you should have wood working machine qualifications and a strong awareness of H&S. The ability to delegate and prioritise across multiple projects is also essential and you should be able to work collaboratively with colleagues across the museum. A flexible approach and a good knowledge of collections management systems is also key.

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