Project Officer

Organisation: HMS Unicorn

Salary: £28,000 - £32,000

Location: Remote Working

The Unicorn Preservation Society is progressing plans to relocate the ship to a new home in the adjacent East Graving Dock and to develop a purpose-built museum and visitor centre (Project Safe Haven). UPS has submitted to the National Lottery Heritage Fund for development phase funding, with an outcome expected in Spring 2024. UPS has also been awarded a £1.1 million grant from the National Heritage Memorial Fund to undertake emergency strengthening works to the ship. This role will support the Chair of the Project Board and the Museum Director in progressing these two strands which are underway.
We are looking for an enthusiastic and detail-oriented Project Officer for this role, appointed for an initial six-month period, with possibility to extend dependent on funding.
You will work with contractors such as engineers, architects, interpretation consultants, etc., to ensure that work is delivered on time and on budget. You will, with the Project Board and the wider team, ensure that work is delivered in good time to allow the continuation of interdependent works.

Application Deadline: Sunday 14/01/2024