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Head of Project Delivery

  • £85,000 - £85,000
  • Permanent
  • London, UK
  • 17346
Head of Project Delivery
£85,000 plus excellent benefits

The Natural History Museum is seeking to appoint a Head of Project Delivery to lead estates and infrastructure projects and programmes across its iconic estate portfolio.

We are a world-class visitor attraction and leading science research centre. We use the Museum's unique collections and our unrivalled expertise to tackle the biggest challenges facing the world today. We care for more than 80 million objects spanning billions of years and welcome more than five million visitors annually and 16 million visits to our website.

Today the Museum is more relevant and influential than ever. By attracting people from a range of backgrounds to work for us, we can continue to look at the world with fresh eyes and find new ways of doing things.  We employ 900 staff in a variety of roles, all united by our vision of a future where people and planet thrive. We need everyone to have the passion and drive to help us with our mission to create advocates for our planet and inspire millions to care about the natural world. 

The Project Delivery Office manages all aspects of project delivery in the Museum and the PMO function. The team is made up of some 40 project professionals who deliver a range of projects and programmes from the public programme through to gallery enhancements and major infrastructure projects.  The Head of Project Delivery will deliver a comprehensive, professional project management function across the portfolio ensuring that the vision and mission of the Museum are delivered through cost effective and timely processes.

The successful candidate will have a proven track record of leading a varied portfolio of projects and programmes across a diverse and technically complex estate portfolio.  You will have proven strategic programme management skills, with the ability to plan and allocate resources and put in place processes and structures that enable high-quality project and programme delivery.  
The role offers a unique opportunity to lead a truly diverse investment programme across a world-renowned visitor attraction and scientific research organisation.  The Candidate Brochure can be viewed at 

For a confidential discussion please contact our retained advisors Nick Coppard / 07896079495) and Ben Duffill ( / 07976125010) at MRG.  Applications should consist of a CV and covering letter and should be sent to and 

Closing date for applications is Sunday 6th November 2022.

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