The main focus of the first 3 years of the role will be the development of an over-arching programme of collection, archive and content moves from Crawford Art Gallery to off-site storage and its return to site post Capital Development. Delivery of enabling projects covering documentation, preventive conservation and object packing.
Responsibility for delivering a programme of works to move the Crawford Art Gallery Collection, archives, library and contents to support the full decant of Crawford Art Gallery from the building in Emmet Place to a temporary storage location and return Crawford Art Gallery Collection, archives, library and contents to the refurbished building in Emmet Place by the agreed deadline and to budget. Following return to the refurbished building in 2025, the main focus will change to align with Gallery Implementation Plan to ensure delivery of programming. The Production Manager will lead the planning and implementation process for the production of all temporary exhibitions, cultural projects and collection exhibitions at the gallery and external programme collaborations.
Working with the Gallery Director, Registrar, Curators and Head of Operations, the Production Manager will advise on methods of production and coordinate the construction/installation/deinstallation activities to deliver exhibitions on time and within budget. The Production Manager will be a key input and support to exhibition programming, planning and delivery.