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Current vacancies

Thank you for your interest in working at Waddesdon. See availability and full details for our permanent roles, internships and volunteer positions below.

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Visitor Operations Assistant

We are looking to welcome a Visitor Operations Assistant in a seasonal post. The position is visitor facing and will involve working within a small team, who are essential to the smooth running of the visitor experience at Waddesdon. This position has dual responsibilities, from assisting and facilitating exclusive access tours to ensuring that the House and Collection are secured and monitored when open to the general public. Post holders are expected to engage with visitors and other invited guests with courtesy and professionalism.

Submit a CV and covering letter to: [email protected]

Closing date for applications: 11pm, Wed 22 Jan 2020

Interviews: Fri 24 Jan 2020

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Public Events Coordinator

Exciting opportunity for an events professional to grow their career in a newly developed full time position. Working at Waddesdon, one of the top visited properties in the Trust portfolio, the Public Events Coordinator will support the Head of Public Events in all aspects of growing and delivering a programme of seasonal events, including Summer Fest, Chilli Fest, Colourscape, Artisan Food Markets, and the renowned Christmas Season with Winter Light exhibitions.

Closing date for applications: 11pm, Sun 19 Jan 2020

Interviews: Mon 27 and Tue 28 Jan 2020

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HR Coordinator

Fantastic opportunity for an experienced administration professional to build a career in HR. Working at Waddesdon, the HR Coordinator will support the Head of HR by providing business support for all aspects of employee lifecycle administration.

Closing date for applications: 11pm, Sun 26 Jan 2020

Interviews: Thur 6 Feb 2020

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Partnership Marketing Officer

This new role will involve working closely with the Head of Marketing & Communications and colleagues across the organisation to develop events, offers and activities that attract new audiences through partnerships with carefully selected organisations. The successful candidate will develop appealing exclusive event packages for a portfolio of corporate and media partners that enhance the Waddesdon brand – from wine tastings to out of hours exhibition tours and connoisseur wine selections. The post holder will also be the main point of contact for the smooth implementation of both a local resident’s pass and friends’ scheme, and will also contribute to Waddesdon’s overall marketing and online strategy, and support its brand positioning.

The successful candidate will be an excellent relationship-builder and communicator combining audience awareness, marketing drive, campaign creativity and thoroughness in implementation.

Deadline for applications: 9am Wed 29 Jan 2020

Interviews: Tue 11 Feb 2020

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Business Support Coordinator

The role will provide proactive office management for the Rothschild Foundation, supporting the Grants Team with all aspects of the day-to-day running and administration of grant-making operations. Being the key first point of communication in the office, it is essential that the post-holder is a selfstarter, with the drive and initiative to work independently to support the office.

Application deadline: 5pm, Fri 31 Jan 2020

Interviews: Thu 13 Feb 2020

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Volunteers at Waddesdon

At Waddesdon we have around 300 wonderful volunteers and appreciate their invaluable support. Why not consider becoming one of them.