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Business Development Manager

Inspiring a lifelong interest in science by creating engaging experiences is at the core of everything the Aberdeen Science Centre does and, with the opening of our £5m newly redeveloped building in Summer 2020, now is the most exciting time in our 30+ year history to join our exceptional team.

We are seeking an inspirational and pro-active Business Development Manager to join our team to strategically manage and grow the Science Centre’s corporate revenue streams. A brand new position, the successful candidate will be responsible for developing new and existing business, achieving income targets, implementing systems and procedures to support this and managing the bookings. Ensuring a pro-active and inclusive environment whilst directly supporting the commercial functions within the Science Centre will also be required.

The post holder will contribute to the overall strategic and operational direction of the Science Centre as a member of the Leadership Team. You will have experience in business sales and commercial management and will be able to demonstrate excellent relationship management skills, communication skills and an exceptional work ethic. A good knowledge of IT software would be very advantageous. The ability to lead, inspire and enthuse staff is also essential.

For an informal chat about the position, please contact Bryan Snelling, Chief Executive Officer on (01224) 640340

A Job Description and Person Specification can be downloaded here or can be requested via  

To apply for this position please send a CV and Covering Letter outlining your suitability relative to the Person Specification to or to Recruitment, Aberdeen Science Centre, 107 George Street, Aberdeen, AB25 1HU

Deadline for applications: 12 noon, Monday 27th January 2020 Interviews will take place on Wednesday 12th February 2020

Facilities Technician

We are looking for a Maintenance Technician to join the team as we move to the next stage of our redevelopment. You will be responsible for the ensuring the smooth day-to-day running of all aspects of the exhibits and facilities ensuring a safe and high standard of visitor experience.

If interested, please e-mail your CV and Covering Letter to:

Closing 5pm, Thursday 16th January with interview week commencing 20th January

The full job description can be found here


We are looking for a friendly, and enthusiastic volunteers to join the team at Aberdeen Science Centre. This role will help make the visitors experience a memorable one. You will enjoy meeting people of all ages, and be an excellent team player.
Duties will include explaining the exhibits on the exhibition floor, helping with workshops and birthday parties to help ensure every experience to Aberdeen Science Centre is a memorable one.

If interested, please e-mail your CV and Covering Letter to:

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