Vacancy for Director of Exhibitions

Contract type: Permanent, full-time
Salary: Competitive, plus 8% pension contribution
Application deadline: Mon 23 March, 10.00


We are seeking an exceptional individual with extensive curatorial and leadership experience in exhibition making to play a major role in shaping and delivering Somerset House’s exhibition programme.

Working at a strategic level but able to get involved in detail, this full- time role is demanding, challenging and offers the successful candidate an opportunity to initiate, manage, curate and deliver ambitious work across Somerset House. The role will also work with the Director of Somerset House Trust, and closely with the Director of Studios & Producing and Head of Engagement & Skills, to help develop and shape the future creative direction of Somerset House’s cultural activity across its exhibitions, installations, public engagement, aligning with our strategic vision, audience priorities and cultural purpose.