Received from the Silk Mill.

We are looking for an Operations Manager to join us, you will play a vital role in achieving Whitchurch Silk Mill Trust’s vision for the Mill to be a thriving living museum, which weaves silk and delights all who visit.

As the capital stage of the Heritage Lottery Funded Preserving the Fabric project nears completion we realise our longterm strategy to revitalise the Mill, ensuring that:

  •  Traditional silk weaving continues
  •  Heritage skills are passed on
  •  The conservation requirements of its industrial and natural heritage are met sensitively.

Our project will also significantly improve the visitor experience, the programme for learning, engagement with the people of Hampshire and commercial opportunities, all of which underpin long-term sustainability.

The Operations Manager will deliver our strategy for income generation, including ticketing, catering, retail, plus room hire and commercial events. You will drive sales in these areas and manage costs to maximise the spend per visitor whilst ensuring that these enterprises are aligned to our vision and values.

To find out more about the job download the role profile: Operations Manager Role Profile

Application Process

To apply, please complete the application form and send with a covering letter to by Friday 13th July 2018.

Closing Date: 5.00pm 13th July 2018

Interview date: TBC

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