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Reference: 84003

Date Added: 10 May 2022
Closing Date: 30 May 2022

Job Title: Head of Policy - Museums, Libraries and Archives

Working For: National Lottery Heritage Fund

Location: Flexible Location

Salary: £54,035 to £62,620

Length of Contract: Permanent

Job Details

The National Lottery Heritage Fund is recruiting for a full time Head of Museums, Libraries and Archives Policy based in any of the National Lottery Heritage Fund’s offices across the UK able to sustain frequent travel to London.  

This role provides policy leadership for the Heritage Fund’s work across museums, libraries and archives, ensuring the Fund’s work is evidence-led, responds to identified needs and delivers impact across the UK.

Based in the Heritage Fund’s UK-wide policy team, the postholder will be our senior policy professional and lead advocate for museums, libraries and archives. Our Heads of Policy are required to lead high-level relationships, develop and articulate policy to government and lead our relationships across sectors, partners and stakeholders, actively shaping the funding landscape and strategic opportunities for museums, libraries and archives.   

The full job description and person specification are available on the Heritage Fund's website. The National Lottery Heritage Fund is the largest single funder of the UK’s heritage. The projects we fund create lasting and positive change for people and communities and help sustain the UK's unique heritage. We are a non-departmental public body accountable to Parliament via the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS). 

Closing Date: 30 May 2022

Interview/Start Dates

Applications close on 30 May 2022. Interviews are expected to take place 9-10 June. Our start for the role will be as soon as possible following pre-employment checks.  

Application Details

You can download the person specification and access our application portal on our jobs site: https://heritagefund.ciphr-irecruit.com/Applicants/vacancy/268/Head-of-Museums-Libraries-and-Archives-Policy

You can find out more about the National Lottery Heritage Fund on the 'About Us' section of our website: https://www.heritagefund.org.uk/about 

Website: https://www.heritagefund.org.uk/

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