Dublin City Council Culture Company is seeking a Collections Manager to help manage and care for our buildings and collections.

The Collections Manager will play an important role across numerous programmes and two significant heritage buildings within which the Culture Company operates which are Richmond Barracks and the award-winning museum at 14 Henrietta Street.The Collections Manager will use their specialist knowledge of collections care and cataloguing to manage our collections (both physical and digital), in line with our policies and professional museum standards, including 14 Henrietta Street’s participation in the Museum Standards Programme for Ireland (MSPI).

You will be responsible for day-to-day onsite preventative conservation duties, manage specialists suppliers, and will be the main contact for team, visitors and other stakeholders in relation to all matters relating to collections care and management, including the care of the two heritage buildings we operate in. Responsibility for a project to complete the cataloguing of our holdings using Axiell Collections software will also be a significant part of this role.

As manager of the collection, a core function of your role will also be to help people understand our collection and its role in our work. This may include representing the company at internal meetings, conferences, public events and workshops.

About the role

The role requires responsibilities in the following areas:

  • Collections care
  • Collections cataloguing
  • Relationships and stakeholders

For the full job specification, and details on how to apply, please follow the links below.

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Date Posted: 10 September 2021
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