Crafts Council

Touring and Loans Manager

Islington, London | Full Time
Salary Scale (Officer) £27,500-£30,500

We are seeking a highly organised and motivated individual to join the Exhibitions and Collections Team and continue to build on and develop the Crafts Council’s successful Touring Exhibitions and Loan Programmes.

Key areas of the role include:

  • Develop new partnerships within the creative and cultural sectors with the aim of maintaining the expanding the network of venues for Crafts Council Collection Loans and Touring Exhibition Programme.
  • Co-ordinate the collation and dissemination of data, evaluation and information relating to the Crafts Council Exhibition programme.
  • Promote and co-ordinate Collection loan initiatives;
  • Promote and co-ordinate all aspects of the Crafts Council Touring Exhibition Programme
  • Ensure the successful installation of touring exhibitions.
  • Work closely with Keeper of Collections on storage management needs
  • Assess appropriateness of venues requesting loans

Reporting to the Head of Exhibitions and Collections, and working closely with all Exhibitions & Collections colleagues and external stakeholders, the Touring and Loans Manager contributes to, and helps deliver on, key strategic objectives across our programme comprising Loans and Touring Exhibitions, venue partnerships, and audience development.

How to apply

Download the Job Description & Person Specification

Please send to

  • Your CV.  
  • An Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form.
  • A Supporting Statement explaining what attracts you to work at the Crafts Council. Provide evidence of how your skills and experience meet the job requirements.

Please use the following title for your email:  Application for Touring & Loans Manager – {name}

Applications need to be received by 25th September 2019 and candidates must be available for interview during the week of 14th October 2019

Crafts Council is an equal opportunities employer. 

To apply for the role, you must be eligible to work in the UK.  

Crafts Council is not a sponsoring organisation.