Senior Visitor Experience & Operations Manager

We are looking for an experienced leader to provide strategic direction for our Visitor Experience, Security, Estates, Facilities and IT teams. This is an exciting opportunity to make an impact on how Turner Contemporary delivers an outstanding visitor experience in Kent. In addition, as post holder you will play a key role in ensuring the gallery is efficient, sustainable, and safe for colleagues and visitors. You will contribute to the leadership and management of Turner Contemporary by playing an active role in the work of the Strategic Leadership Team.

The gallery is keen to attract staff from backgrounds that are under-represented in the organisation. Applicants who can demonstrate lived experience of diversity and/or understanding of the issues most affecting our community, are particularly welcome.

Deadline for applications: 9am on Monday 22 March 2021
Interviews to be held online: Friday 9 April 2021

To apply, please complete the application form below.

Applying for a position at Turner Contemporary
If you wish to apply for a vacancy, please download our application form below. Please note that we do not accept applications by CV.

Before completing your application form, please ensure that you read the job description for the vacancy. If you have any difficulty completing your form, please email If you have any questions about the role, please email Toby Parkin, Head of Visitor Experience and Engagement,

The application form plays an important part in the selection process, both as a tool for helping us to shortlist candidates for interview and as a basis for the interview itself. Any decision to shortlist you for interview will be based solely upon the information you supply on your application form.

Once you have completed your application form this should be returned to Administrative Officer, Turner Contemporary, Rendezvous, Margate, CT9 1HG or you can do this by emailing your application to

Turner Contemporary takes promoting the equality of opportunity seriously and is committed to building a diverse workforce. All our vacancies are advertised to ensure that everyone has access to opportunities within Turner Contemporary. Going through the process of applying for one of our vacancies is the best way to show how your skills and experience meet the requirements of the specific role advertised. We can therefore only accept applications through this process and cannot accept CVs.

Recruitment agencies need not apply.

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Senior Visitor Experience and Operations Manager Job Description