Below are details of our current vacancies. 

Publications Officer

Duties include:

  • To maximise sales of books, maps and cards at the museum, fairs, to trade and by mail order.
  • To control inventory of publications, plan reprints and consult on new publications. To administer the Print-on-Demand account, ISBNs and legal deposit.
  • To organise the physical stock at the museum.
  • To provide necessary paperwork for Duty Officers to record sales. To maintain sales records and provide financial information to Museum Committee treasurer.


Weekly duties :  (30 mins – 1 ½ hours)

  • Visit the museum and check the displays of stock are appropriate.
  • Ensure blank sheets are available for Duty Officers.
  • To check pigeonhole, emails and website for sales and fulfil them.


Quarterly duties :  (2-3 hours)

  • Collate sales records (stock and cash) and forward to treasurer.
  • Assess stock, reordering from POD stock or other suppliers as necessary.


Annually : (2-3 hours)

  • Physical stock take.
  • Check for royalty payments.
  • As required : (2-3 hours)
  • Liaise about stock for fairs – select and record stock for sale.
  • New publications – check title versos and allocate ISBN.

How to apply

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