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Would you like to be part of the team at one of the world's leading military museums?

Over 200,000 people visit the Tank Museum every year where we bring the history of tanks and tank crew to life... Supported by the world’s best collection of tanks & action packed live displays. Our staff play a vital role in ensuring each and every one of them has a memorable and enjoyable visit.

Current Opportunities:

Events Executive

Full time permanent position   £18,000 - £20,000 per annum

This is a fabulous opportunity to work for the Tank Museum as the Events Executive where you will play a crucial role in assisting the Events Manager in the delivery of all Museum corporate and private events, ensuring a seamless service with clients, visitors and internal customers delivering the highest standards on all events.  Each event is as unique as the next.

This is a ‘hands on role’ and the duties will be varied including operational set-up and breakdown of all events as well as assisting on event days with delivery. You will have specific responsibility for the event back office admin procedures, maintaining systems in the planning and booking of events. Together with supporting the events team in the day to day coordination and planning of the events calendar, including our biggest event of the year TANKFEST.  

We are looking for an enthusiastic motivated individual with a genuine passion for events and operations. You will need to be able to work on your own initiative in a high paced environment.

Excellent administration and organisational skills required with a proven track record of initiating and implementing back office systems. Experience of working in an event organisational role is desirable.

Closing Date: 24th June 2019

Interviews to be held: 4th July 2019

Full Job Description here


Catering Assistants

Zero hours contracts are available for the upcoming busy seasonal period; some weekend working will be required.

As a Catering Assistant you will be undertaking general kitchen and restaurant duties to support the catering team in delivering the highest standards of food service and the best possible visitor experience.

No previous experience necessary but enthusiasm with the ability to deliver excellent customer service will be required. Full training will be given.

Full job description here


Visitor Services Assistant               

Zero Hour contract available

Over 200,000 people visit the Tank Museum every year where we bring the history of tanks and tank crew to life…Supported by the world’s best collection of tanks & action packed live displays our staff play a vital role in ensuring each and every one of them has a memorable and enjoyable visit.

As a visitor services assistant you will be putting your excellent people skills to the best possible use. You will be selling admission tickets and retail merchandise, promoting membership and gift aid – helping us to meet our targets, but most importantly you will welcoming our visitors warmly.

Experience in customer service and sales would be an advantage but more importantly you’ll love working with people of all ages, have bags of enthusiasm, and will always strive to make a good impression.

You will need to be practical and hands-on with excellent communication skills and to be comfortable working as part of a team. Cash handling skills are also required.

We believe that our visitors deserve more than just ‘good service’ but an amazing visitor experience they’ll never forget

Closing date: 1st July 2019

Full job description here


To Make Your Application:

To apply for any of the positions above, there is a requirement to complete The Tank Museum application form below and return it to recruitment@tankmuseum.org. CVs only accepted in support of your completed application form.
 
Due to the large number of applications we usually receive, it is not possible to write to you should you not be shortlisted. If you have not heard from us within three weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has not been successful on this occasion.

Download application form here.

Staff may be subject to a CRB check on appointment.