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Job Title:    Spatial & Exhibition Designer
Organisation:    Natural History Museum
Salary:    £34,421 p.a.
Type:    Full-Time Position
 Contract: fixed term - 12 months
Location:    London, England
Closing Date:    Monday, October 28th, 2019
Job Ref No:    EWSED
 
Job Description:
Spatial & Exhibition Designer
Contract: 12 months

About Us
The Natural History Museum (NHM) is a world-class visitor attraction, leading science research centre and commercial event space. We use our unique collections and unrivalled expertise to tackle the biggest challenges facing the world today. We care for more than 80 million specimens, both in our London and Tring museums, spanning billions of years and welcome more than five million visitors annually.

We are embarking on an ambitious programme of transformation, and our Design Team is integral to delivery of this vision and to the creation of a new and sophisticated design language for the Museum.

We will soon launch a new strategy setting out our role as the natural world faces increasing threats. Building on our world-leading collection, global reputation for science and as one of the world’s leading visitor attractions, the NHM has ambitious plans leading up to the 150 anniversary of the opening of the Waterhouse Building in 2031, making this a truly exciting time to be part of the NHM team.

About the role
You will provide exhibition / 3D design services across permanent galleries, temporary exhibitions and other projects; delivering the Natural History Museum’s current design ambition. You will champion and work to showcase the Museum’s collections and science and build its reputation as a world-class museum.

Using your knowledge and experience of Spatial and Exhibition design (strategic and narrative led design), you will lead the development of exhibition designs and provide creative design solutions across a wide variety of projects, from concept to installation on site.

During the concept design phase, you will work collaboratively across departments and support the Exhibition Design Manager, to initially test, shape and help define exhibition briefs.

About you
To be successful in this role, you will be educated to degree level in a related subject or come with significant practical experience in a similar role. You will have demonstrable experience of spatial design processes from concept to completion and spatial design experience working on exhibitions in museums and galleries, designing bespoke items.

In depth knowledge of Vector Works, Photoshop, InDesign is essential, as is knowledge and understanding of the constraints of designing and implementing design solutions in historic / Grade I listed building.
 
Application Instructions:
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Closing date: 9am on Monday 28 October 2019

Interviews: week commencing 04th November 2019
 
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