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Join the London Transport Museum team, the world’s leading museum of urban transport, and help us use the story of transport to encourage, enrich and inspire. No other capital city is defined and shaped so much by its transport as London, and the Museum and its collection are a window into the past, present and future of how transport keeps London moving, working and growing, and makes life in our city better.

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Digital Transformation Lead

Contract: Fixed term contract for up to 36 months, full time
Salary: £60,000 - £65,000
Closing date
: Sunday, 15 March, 23:59

This is a 'changemaker' role to join London Transport Museum at an exciting time to shape the future digital strategy, oversee the delivery of the digital technology programme already underway, and manage the IT service which supports 120+ employees, volunteers, freelancers and friends.

The role will be focused on developing the strategy and plan to take the Museum forward, including a recommendation for the organisational design and the skills required to deliver the new strategy - including the future of this role.

Drawing from expertise across commercial and cultural sectors, working collaboratively with colleagues, managing a team, forging close relationships with TfL Tech and Data, seeking out key suppliers, this role will shape and drive the Museum’s digital transformation. 

To find out more about the role requirements and apply for the job, please visit TfL's careers section.

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Financial Controller

Contract: Permanent
Salary: circa £50,000
Closing date
: Sunday, 8 March, 23:59

We are looking for a Financial Controller to work directly with the CFO to manage the Museum’s accounting function, financial structure, treasury strategy, and our engagement with TfL. 

The Museum is a subsidiary of TfL and operates a charity and a commercial trading arm. Generating income of £15m, the Museum carries out a diverse range of activities including the Covent Garden Museum, the Depot at Acton and a range of commercial businesses such as retail and venue hire. 

The successful applicant will be a qualified accountant with post-qualification experience, ideally, with experience within the charity and cultural sector, and a keen interest in the work of the Museum and TfL and have advanced knowledge of charity accounting, and experience leading or auditing the accounts preparation process.

To find out more about the role requirements and apply for the job, please visit TfL's careers section.

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Other opportunities

There are a number of varied and exciting opportunities at the museum which are offered throughout the year, from volunteering and internships through to work experience and placements.

Get Involved - find out all of the ways to get involved at London Transport Museum

Volunteering - opportunities relating to volunteering, work experience, work placements and internships.

Route into Work - a short pre-employment course for 16-24 year olds designed to prepare young people for meeting employers and applying for jobs, apprenticeships or placements.

Young Volunteer Programme - Young Volunteer projects are a fun and creative way for 16-25 year olds to get work experience by leading on developing and delivering a project with LTM.

At London Transport Museum, we believe that the welfare of children and vulnerable adults is paramount. We will ensure that all children and vulnerable adults who engage with our services are safe and protected. Our commitment to safeguarding excellence can been seen through how we train and support all our staff and volunteers, and how any concerns about the safety of children and vulnerable adults are managed.

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Moquette by the metre

Take home an iconic piece of the Underground! You can now buy moquette by the metre from our shop. Available in 18 different designs!

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Depot guided tours

Explore our Museum Depot on a guided tour and discover the treasure trove of trains, buses, models, posters, maps, signs and more as you learn about London and its transport history!

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Object of the month

When promoting leisure travel, the Underground often used romance as a theme, On a few occasions, London Transport even issued special Valentine's posters like this one featuring cute cherubs.

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