Collections Installation and Moves Manager, Royal Museums Greenwich


Key responsibilities:

  • Line manage the AOH team
  • Responsibility for the care and safe handling of objects and works of art, ensuring risk assessments and method statements are completed as required, that advice from Health & Safety Advisor, Security team, Conservation and Contractors is sought and correct material resources is present.
  • Liaise and work with Collections Storage and Access Manager and storage team, contributing to storage planning exercises concerning the move and decant of object between on and offsite stores.
  • Responsible for ensuring agreed standards are maintained for object packing, handling, movement, documentation, storage and display.
  • Liaise and work with Registration regarding the loan in and out of objects, new acquisitions and for corporate loans. Organise collection, delivery and installation of objects around UK on behalf of RMG .
  • Liaise and work with Exhibitions, Curators and Design team providing practical advice regarding the movement of objects and installation, comment on gallery elevations, showcase requirements and contribute to planning for temporary and permanent gallery installations and decants.
  • Assist Collections Management Officer and Collections Information Officer with regular audits of object moves to ensure the locations of objects and data recorded is correct.
  • Undertake site visits and courier trips in the UK and overseas (as required) to inform the planning of NMM loans in and out in conjunction with Registration and for transport and installation of objects.
  • Monitor day to day vehicles maintenance, maintain inventory and oversee condition of work areas, tools and equipment.
  • Source equipment and materials for the AOH team.
  • Deputy RPS for display.
  • Plan and schedule multiple simultaneous workflows for the AOH team, ensuring the teams timetable is appropriate to meet tight deadlines.
  • Ensuring equipment is inspected and fit for purpose.
  • Working with the Health and Safety Rep to ensure all relevant legislation and best practices are adhered to.
  • Lead and work with multi-discipline teams to move and install objects.

Salary: £27,000 per annum

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