Exhibitions Registrar Fixed Term

Organisation: National Galleries of Scotland

Salary: £25,350 - £27,687

Location: Edinburgh

The functions of the Collections Management Department are to assist the Senior Management Team in the management of and accountability for the NGS collections; the management of all loans both to and from the Galleries; delivery of the NGS programme of exhibitions and displays; the maintenance and development of the automated collections management system and advising the Director General and Trustees on matters of policy and practice in the management of the collections.

As a member of a dedicated team of exhibitions registrars, the main purpose of this post is to facilitate the NGS programme of exhibitions and displays. These responsibilities call for relevant experience, including a firm grasp of the principles of exhibitions management, together with strong communication skills and a broad knowledge of the technical, financial, legal and international issues involved in the safe handling, transport and display of works of art. The postholder must have a flexible approach to the post and may sometimes be assigned to duties outwith normal working hours.

The post is based at the National Gallery of Modern Art, Modern One, within the Collections Management Department, and reports to the Lead Registrar – Exhibitions and Display

Application Deadline: Sunday 24/04/2022