Craft & Design Retail Manager

21st Feb · Dawn Hawkins

We are currently looking to recruit a creative, highly dynamic and experienced Craft & Design Retail Manager to lead the development, supervision and operational management of the Barn’s craft retail spaces, specifically within FOLD.

The Barn in Banchory is Aberdeenshire’s leading multi-arts venue with a vibrant creative programme that attracts over 20,000 visitors a year. Over the last three years the venue has built a national reputation for the support and promotion of contemporary craft and design, by providing a range of professional mentoring programmes, the creation of a dedicated retail area and delivering the North East of Scotland’s largest Craft and Design fair, “flock”, which features over 40 makers from across Scotland every November.

We are currently looking to recruit a creative, highly dynamic and experienced Craft & Design Retail Manager to lead the development, supervision and operational management of the Barn’s craft retail spaces, specifically within FOLD.

If the prospect of leading a showcase space for Scotland’s makers within a thriving cultural venue in a beautiful rural setting appeals to you, and you have the experience, passion and professional knowledge we are looking for, then we would love to hear from you.

Download full details of the role and person specification here:

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To apply:

Applicants should submit an up to date CV and cover letter your professional experience and suitability for the post, making specific reference to the job requirements and criteria. Please include contact information for two referees.

The closing date for receipt of applications is Monday 9 March 2020 at 5pm with interviews held on Thursday 19 March 2020.

Applications should be submitted to mail@thebarnarts.co.uk or posted to The Barn, Burn o’ Bennie, Banchory, Aberdeenshire AB31 5QA and marked Craft & Design Retail Manager.