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Please note the deadline has now passed for applications for our two current vacancies: Front of House and Volunteer Coordinator and Front of House and Retail Coordinator.

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Front of House and Volunteer Coordinator

House of Illustration is seeking a friendly, helpful and highly organised individual to join us as Front of House and Volunteer Coordinator. Reporting to the Retail and Visitor Services Manager, this new role forms part of the Front of House team responsible for delivering superb customer service and ensuring House of Illustration visitors have the best possible experience. It is an important role in a small, busy and ambitious team. As well as Front of House management, this particular role has a focus on coordinating and developing House of Illustration’s volunteer programme.

The successful candidate will take pride in delivering excellent customer service, be a great team-worker and have initiative as well as an excellent understanding of the needs and requirements of working with a volunteer team.

The role requires excellent interpersonal skills and people management. A large part of the role requires the nurturing and continual professional development of the volunteer team underpinned by outstanding administrative and organisational ability. There is a need to both plan ahead and react to changing situations on a daily basis. The ability to problem-solve and a meticulous attention to detail are essential skills, as is an interest in and passion for the arts.

How to Apply

To apply please send the following to jobs@houseofillustration.org.uk with the email subject: Front of House and Volunteer Coordinator.

  • A completed Application Form (in Word or PDF format)
  • A Monitoring Form, which will not be seen by theshortlisters or interviewers. (in Word or PDF format)

Closing date

The closing date for applications was midnight on Sunday 10 November 2019.

Interviews will be held on Thursday 21 November 2019.

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Front of House and Retail Coordinator

House of Illustration is seeking a friendly, helpful and highly organised individual to join us as Front of House and Retail Coordinator. Reporting to the Retail and Visitor Services Manager, this new role forms part of the Front of House team responsible for delivering superb customer service and ensuring House of Illustration visitors have the best experience possible. It is an important role in a small, busy and ambitious team. As well as Front of House management, this particular role has a focus on retail operations and administration.

The successful candidate will take pride in delivering excellent customer service, be a great team-worker and have initiative as well as creative flair. They will be responsible for maintaining the shop displays and signage – ensuring that the space is inviting, visually appealing, on-brand and lives up to the high design standards expected of House of Illustration.

This role requires the ability to both plan ahead and react to changing situations on a daily basis. Excellent people management, an ability to problem-solve and meticulous attention to detail are all essential skills, as is an interest in and passion for the arts.

How to Apply

To apply please send the following to jobs@houseofillustration.org.uk with the email subject: Front of House and Retail Coordinator.

  • A completed Application Form (in Word or PDF format)
  • A Monitoring Form, which will not be seen by theshortlisters or interviewers. (in Word or PDF format)

Closing date

The closing date for applications was midnight on Sunday 10 November 2019.

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 20 November 2019.