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Marketing Manager

Status: Permanent, Full-time

Salary: £26,908-£30,829 (incl LW) + benefits, depending upon experience

Job reference: LL/15/02

Deadline for applications: Friday 10th April (12 noon)

The London Library is a registered charity dedicated to the advancement of education, learning and knowledge by the provision and maintenance of an independent lending library housing a collection of 1.2 million books within the arts and humanities, dating from the 16th – 21st century.  The Library has long played an important role in the literary life of the UK and today has 7,000 members who enjoy access to a unique collection, as well as extensive electronic resources and a host of other membership benefits.

Applications are invited for the post of Marketing Manager to join the Development team and contribute to The London Library’s marketing, promotional and recruitment activity.  This is an exciting time to join one of the nation’s most important literary organisations as it approaches its 175th anniversary in 2016.

We are seeking applicants with excellent experience in all aspects of the marketing mix, a creative flair and meticulous attention to detail, ideally gained within a membership, arts or charitable organisation.  Applicants must also be able to demonstrate excellent communication and relationship-building skills with both internal and external contacts, strong analytical skills, and a keen commitment to planning and delivering to target.

Please note that interviews are expected to take place on Thursday 16th April.

 

How to apply (*No agencies please*)

Please download the Candidate Information Pack and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form from the links below

 

Employment notes:
The Library welcomes applications from all sections of the community. All applicants will be considered on the basis of their merits and abilities for the post.

Please note we are unable to consider candidates without a current right to work in the UK.

 

Head of Collection Care (Maternity Cover)

Status: A fixed term post to cover maternity leave, 10+ months from mid-June 2015. This post is full-time (35 hour week) as standard but we will consider applicants interested in a 25.5-35 hour week, giving consideration to how key objectives would be met.  Salary would be pro rata on this basis.

Salary: c£40,645 p.a. (incl LW) + benefits

Job reference: LL/15/03

Deadline for applications: Wednesday 15 April 2015 (by 12 noon)
 

The London Library is a registered charity dedicated to the advancement of education, learning and knowledge through provision and maintenance of an independent lending library for the arts and humanities. Over the past 174 years the Library has developed a collection of more than 1.2 million books dating from the 16th to the 21st century. The Library continues to play an important role in the literary life of the UK today, with 7,000 members enjoying access to this unique collection, extensive electronic resources and a host of other membership benefits.

Applications are invited for the fixed term post of Head of Collection Care (Maternity Cover) to join The London Library and oversee the smooth running of the Collection Care department, as well as playing a vital role in preparing the Library for future development work, and contributing to ongoing efforts to engage members, potential members and other supporters with the aims of the Library.  As a member of the Management Team, the post holder is expected to take a pro-active role in overall strategic development. 

We are seeking applicants who have a postgraduate qualification in librarianship or an equivalent discipline, and who have experience of working in a collections management role for a large public or academic library or similar institution.  Knowledge of small and large scale collection moves is essential, as are strong analytical and project management skills.  Applicants should also have staff management experience and possess excellent interpersonal skills.

For the right candidate this is a great opportunity to join one of the nation’s most important literary organisations as it approaches its 175th anniversary in 2016.

 

How to apply (*No agencies please*)

Please download the Candidate Information Pack and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form from the links below

 


 

Employment notes:
The Library welcomes applications from all sections of the community. All applicants will be considered on the basis of their merits and abilities for the post.

Please note we are unable to consider candidates without a current right to work in the UK.

 


Contact

 

All correspondence should be addressed to:

The London Library
14 St James's Square
London
SW1Y 4LG

Email: vacancies@londonlibrary.co.uk