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IMMA (Irish Museum of Modern Art) is Ireland’s leading National Institution of Contemporary and Modern Art. Based in its home at the Royal Hospital Kilmainham in Dublin 8, IMMA is celebrated for its vibrant and dynamic exhibitions and engagement programmes and is committed to creating an enjoyable and engaging experience of contemporary art for everyone.

Please find current vacancies below:

Assistant Curator Collections: Care & Access


We are now looking to recruit an Assistant Curator to cover for Maternity Leave on a 6 month Fixed Term Contract.  

The role will work with the Head of Collections in the development of public programmes at IMMA that use the Collection to create engaging opportunities for a wider public engagement with modern and contemporary art; to assist with Collection management including the documentation, care and development of the Collection, and to ensure that the highest standards of Collections care and management are maintained.

The role is offered on a Fixed Term basis for 6 months.  Deadline for applications is Friday 23rd September.  For more information and how to apply click here.

Communications and Marketing Assistant


We are now looking to recruit a Communications and Marketing Assistant to work with our busy Audiences and Development Team on a Part Time/ Fixed Term basis.

The role will actively contribute to the communication and promotion of IMMA’s programmes and activities in order to develop and grow IMMA’s audiences.  The role will have a particular focus on digital marketing and will develop and manage opportunities to engage with our online audiences, including members of the press, artists and marketing partners.

The role is offered on a Part Time/Fixed Term basis until December 2017.  Deadline for applications is Friday 30th September.  For more information and how to apply click here. 

Applications: To apply for these roles please forward a detailed covering letter, quoting the role reference, with contact information and your CV by email to:

Fiona Brady, Human Resources Officer:  

Please contact Fiona should you need any additional information regarding any of the above roles

IMMA Transition Year Work Placement Callout

Are you interested in art, architecture, galleries, museums, art history or design in general? Curious about what a career in the art world entails? Would you like to know how a museum works from its exhibitions and education to other behind the scenes work such as fundraising and security, to its press and publicity? 

IMMA is offering a 4 day interactive work placement to a select group of Transitions Year students from Tuesday 7th – Friday 10th February 2017. The week will explore the various different jobs in a museum, explore the types of college courses that might be useful including an introduction to academic critical thinking, and  portfolio preparation.

If you would like to work as a part of a team, have fun and gain valuable work experience – to register your interest or send your application please email before the 30th November 2016 to take part! 

We have an initial 20 placements on a first come first served basis after which a waiting list will be compiled to fill any cancellations which may occur.

IMMA is an Equal Opportunities Employer. 


Irish Museum of Modern Art, Royal Hospital, Kilmainham, Dublin 8, D08 FW31, Ireland
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