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Exhibition Officer - Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

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Starting Salary £21,344

We are looking to recruit a self-motivated and enthusiastic individual to work as part of our Exhibition team at Inverleith House. This will include:
◾day-to-day management of the exhibitions and external income, including ordering of goods and services, budgeting and maintenance of accounts
◾management of exhibition installation and de-installation, including shipping, insurance and the recruitment of freelance specialist staff
◾recruitment and supervision of exhibition information staff, including volunteers;
◾provision of support in the following areas: artist liaison, audience information
◾including press, marketing and publications); development and management of public engagement programme for each exhibition; programming and strategic development; health and safety provision
◾provision of support to others within RBGE regarding exhibitions and events as required

Applicants must possess a relevant degree, or have equivalent knowledge, be willing to work as part of a small team, be highly organised and possess well-developed practical skills. An interest in public engagement with botanical science through art and the development of new audiences using traditional means and social networking is desirable.

Full details of the post including a job description and person specification can be downloaded from this page.   

Interested applicants should send a CV and covering letter outlining the skills and experience they could bring to the post, along with a completed equal opportunities questionnaire to


Closing Date:  5pm on 28 June 2013.

If you have not heard from us by 12 July 2013, please assume that your application has not been shortlisted. No recruitment agencies please.

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