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The Herbert Art Gallery & Museum is part of the Culture Coventry charitable trust. Occasionally we need to recruit new staff to the team, and we look for self-motivated and forward-thinking people. Even if you are based behind the scenes, you need to be comfortable working with or around visitors in an environment where creating the right atmosphere is everything. Everyone in the team plays an active part in delivering our fantastic attraction to visitors.

All of our vacancies can be found listed here when they arise, but if you can’t wait to get involved why not
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Position: Café Assistants
Pay: £7.88 per hour 
Job Type: Permanent
Working Hours: Full time and Part time

We are looking for Café Assistants to join us to join the Cafe team at Herbert Art Gallery and Museum, and help deliver an exceptional customer experience to our visitors. The roles will be based at Alfred’s Café, which is situated within the Herbert Art Gallery & Museum.  

You should already have experience of working within a café setting, with a sound understanding of Health & Safety food hygiene standards, as well a passion to deliver a proactive and high level of customer service. Please be aware that hours of work will be discussed at interview stage.

Closing date for applications: 21 January 2018  
Interviews to be held: W/C 22 January 2018

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Position: Financial Administrator
Pay: £18,000 - £20,000 per annum dep on experience
Job type: Permanent full time role
Working hours: 37 hours per week
Working pattern: 8:30 – 17:00 Mon – Thu, 8:30 – 16:30 Fri

Culture Coventry are seeking to appoint a Financial Administrator to be based at the Herbert Art Gallery & Museum.  This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of one of Britain’s most exciting arts and heritage organisations, which is also a registered charitable Trust that manages Coventry Transport Museum, the Lunt Roman Fort and the Old Grammar School. We deliver a regular programme of exhibitions, events, educational workshops and activities and attract over 700,000 visitors of all ages per year, and it's an exciting time for the Trust as we actively take part in the Coventry City of Culture 2021.

You will be part of a small team under the direction of our Financial Controller, effectively managing the day to day financial administration of the Trusts sales and purchase ledgers, involving credit control, invoice and purchase order creation, amongst other related financial activities.

Closing date for applications: 26 January 2018  
Interview Date : 29 January 2018

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