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Research Assistant, Assistant Conservator (Applied Arts) Part-Time - 9 months/3 days per week - £25,728 - £29,799 pro-rata

The Fitzwilliam Museum houses the principal collections of art and antiquities of the University of Cambridge, and holds over half a million objects in its care. It is also one of the eight museums that comprise the University of Cambridge Museums consortium (UCM).

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Security Assistant (2 posts) - Full Time Permanent post - £19,305 - £22,214

The Fitzwilliam Museum is the principal museum of the University of Cambridge and welcomes r c.500,000 visitors a year   It has internationally important collections organised in five curatorial departments and provides education and information services for a variety of audiences. The collection is housed in 25 galleries and there are several other stores and offices.

The collection contains irreplaceable and priceless objects and security is of paramount importance.

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Senior Technician, Paintings, Drawings and Prints Salary range: £25,728 - £29,799 Permanent

The Fitzwilliam Museum was founded in 1816 and opened to the public in 1848. The Museum houses over half a million works of art and antiquities spanning centuries and civilisations and has an international reputation for excellence in research, exhibitions and education programmes. As well as being the principal museum of the University of Cambridge, the Fitzwilliam Museum is the largest cultural venue in the region, welcoming over 450,000 visitors a year.

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Procurement Facilitator (Part Time) £22,124 - £ 25,728 pro rata Permanent role

The Fitzwilliam Museum is a complex organisation with a diverse set of financial arrangements. This role is part of a team of 4 accounts staff in the Fitzwilliam Museum, working within University financial and procurement guidelines.

Duties include supporting and advising Museum budget holders throughout the University Procurement process, including ordering through the iProcurement system.

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Front of House Hosts - Part-Time Opportunities (31 hours per week) - £16,341 - £16,654 pro-rata

Here at the Fitzwilliam Museum we are looking to recruit team players who like working with and for people, who have excellent visitor/customer services skills and experience, ideally gained in a museum, arts, heritage, tourism or retail setting.

You'll work with the visitor welcome team to link everything we do back to our cause and the on-going work we do, providing an excellent welcome to all the Museum’s visitors and users, from school groups and tourists to museum aficionados and visiting scholars helping to ensure all our visitors have a great experience and get the most out of their visit. You will ensure high standards of communications with our visitors are clear and consistent, welcoming and friendly, from the moment they arrive to when they leave. There will also be a requirement to provide cover for evening and other out-of-hours events.

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HR & Workforce Development Manager £ 35,550 - £47,722 Permanent post

The Fitzwilliam Museum aims to offer an inspiring experience of art and culture from antiquity to the present day to the widest possible audiences. Through the excellence of its scholarship, displays and public programmes, the Museum strives to make a major contribution to the cultural life of the communities it serves.  It fosters a working environment in which people are motivated to give of their best, knowing that their contribution will be acknowledged, valued and supported.

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The University of Cambridge follows an equal opportunities policy and aims to achieve the highest quality in teaching and research.