Retail & Admissions Manager

Permanent, 28hrs to 35hrs per week including weekends

Grade 5, £29,391 to £31,799 per annum (full time)

Abbotsford was designed and built by world famous author Sir Walter Scott as both his home and the location for his extensive collection of books and historical memorabilia. It was first opened to the public in 1833, five months after his death. After the death of his last descendent in residence in 2004, The Abbotsford Trust was created in 2007 to preserve, protect, and promote the house, and the life and works of Sir Walter, and inspire, inform and engage audiences. Abbotsford is considered to be one of the most important heritage sites in Scotland.

The Retail & Admissions Manager contributes to achieving the objectives of Abbotsford’s Commercial Development Strategy, specifically taking responsibility for managing and developing our retail offer. They are responsible for Visitor Centre admissions sales and the visitor welcome, and support sales of Abbotsford’s Friends charitable membership.

Application Process

For more details of the role, please download the Retail and Admissions Manager Job Description

To apply, either submit your CV or download and complete the Application form, sending it to

Should you have any enquiries or questions about the position, please contact Alex Pate at

Deadline for applications: Friday 7th June 2024