Gallery Technical Manager

Gallery Technical Manager

We are looking for an experienced, practical and organised candidate to manage the installation, de-installation and maintenance of exhibitions, displays and individual works of art, including a programme of up to 9 projects and displays annually.

You will ensure that the galleries, workshop and art store are all maintained to the highest standards. Working closely with the Operations team on exhibition handover, building, security and health & safety issues, you will also line manage the Installation Coordinator.

For further information please download a job description here.

Conditions of work

  • Permanent contract: full time
  • Hours of work: 9.30am – 5.45pm, Monday to Friday, plus some occasional weekend and evening work, which will be compensated by time off in lieu.
  • Starting band: £30 – £32,000pa
  • The period of notice is 2 months in writing on either side
  • Probation period: 6 months


The Whitechapel Gallery strives to be an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Charity number: 312162 Company number: 4093862

Image caption: Installation of mural Connections by Lothar Gotz in progress at Whitechapel Gallery, 2015.

Photo: Patrick Lears.

How to apply

Please note that application is by application form only and we do not accept CVs.

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