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Vacancy: Project Officer

The Unicorn Preservation Society is recruiting a Project Officer to help plan & deliver a major capital project.    

The Unicorn Preservation Society continues to progress its plans to fund and develop a major capital project which will see the ship relocated to Dundee's East Graving Dock, the ship undergo major conservation work, and the construction of a purpose-built visitor centre and museum. 

Recent milestones include the completion of the most complete surveys of the ship ever undertaken, including a complete LASER, SONAR and photogrammetry survey, a complete timber condition survey, and a computer-modelled structural analysis of the vessel. 

The Unicorn Preservation Society has received a grant from the National Lottery Heritage Fund to recruit a Project Officer to support the Project Board, the Project Chair and the Museum Manager in the planning and delivery of the next phase in preparation for a major fundraising campaign. 

If you have a passion for heritage and experience in project management, we would be delighted to hear from you. Application is by covering letter and CV (no more than 2 A4 sides each) to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. - if you have any specific access requirements, please do get in touch to discuss your application, or if you have any other queries. 

The role profile can be found here, and the person specification here

Deadline for submissions is 16th September with an expected start date of mid-to-late October.

This role is supported by the National Lottery Heritage Fund. 

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