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Public Events Manager

Public Events Manager based in Portsmouth with occasional travel to other NMRN locations
Salary (Grade 4):  £22,350 - £25,700 per annum (dependent upon experience)

37.5 hours per week - Permanent

The National Museum of the Royal Navy (NMRN) is recruiting for a Public Events Manager to join the Operations Team in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard.

This is an exciting opportunity to lead and shape the NMRN’s approach to its public events. The NMRN has an aspiration to create a step change in programming.

We are looking for an ambitious Public Events Manager who will bring a flair for enterprise, helping us to deliver inspiring, engaging, adventurous and imaginative public events.

Key Opportunities

• To lead on the development and delivery of a creative programme.

• To use an exceptional heritage environment as the background for memorable events and experiences.

• To grow our reputation for events, ensuring that visitors are delighted, engaged and inspired.


The ideal candidate will have experience of developing and delivering public events and corporate functions, including an understanding of entertainment and licencing regulations.

Must demonstrate a passion and enthusiasm for events management.

For further details, or an informal discussion regarding the role, please contact Claire Baverstock on 02392 510354 extension 2402 or
Applicants are asked to submit a CV and a statement indicating how their knowledge and experience match those specified. Applications should be forwarded to the HR Team at and are required by 5pm on Monday 9 March 2020.  Interviews will be held on Thursday 19 March 2020 in Portsmouth.

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